A Jazzy Christmas | Feat. Chole Wieczorek & John Bagnato (w/ Special Guest George Heid III, Randraiz Wharton & Beni Rossman)

Friday, December 15

Doors: 7 PM Show: 7:30


Tickets: $10 BW members, $12 for nonmembers (advance); All tickets $15 at the door
The Jazzy Christmas Concert Tradition continues at the BOTTLE WORKS!
Local favorites Chloe Wieczorek and John Bagnato bring together an incredibly talented ensemble for a night of pure jazz celebration!  Bring your friends and family and deck the halls with us!
Chloe Wieczorek
Johnstown native and vocalist, pianist, and composer Chloe Wieczorek have gained acclaim as an artist driven by emotion and soul.
John Bagnato
An award-winning guitarist, John Bagnato was born in Johnstown but is known internationally for his music, having performed extensively around the world.
Beni Rossman
Beni Rossman is one of the top bassists in Pittsburgh, currently fronting high profile band—Starship Mantis.
George Heid III
Drummer George Heid III is quickly gaining the reputation as one of the hardest swinging drummers in the young generation of today.
Randraiz Wharton
Randraiz Wharton is a well-known Pittsburgh jazz, soul, and R&B keyboardist who is known for his technical mastery and creativity. 

Winter Wonderland Days Art Camp

December 27, 28, 29, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Grades K and up

Join instructors Holly Lees and Joanne Mekis as we transform the BOTTLE WORKS classroom into a winter wonderland. We will be using our artistic, scientific, engineering, recycling, and athletic skills to create a blizzard of excitement as we build a winter play land filled with life-sized snowscapes and a gingerbread village.

December 27 – Frosty & Fun – Snowscapes – Use your creativity and imagination to make snow, snowflakes, and paint blustery winter scenes. Make your own snow cone for a tasty frosty treat! With your help, we’ll transform the classroom into a wintry village that will set the theme for the rest of our camp.

December 28 – Toasty & Warm – Gingerbread – Build and decorate life-sized gingerbread houses from recycled materials. We will add our sweet houses to our winter village, and decorate and eat gingerbread cookies. Try your hand at making maple sugar snow candy!

December 29 – BOTTLE WORKS Winter Games – The competition is on! Who can have the most fun?!? Compete indoors and outdoors (weather permitting) in goofy games such as sled racing, skating, snowball hockey, ice fishing, and snowball fights! Win a medal!

1 day for $35. 3 days for $90.

Option for early drop off (as early as 7:30 AM) and late pick up (as late as 5:30 PM) – $8 per hour. Students must be pre-registered.

Students should bring their own lunch, water bottle, drinks, and a snack if desired.

Camp size is limited. Register by December 10 to secure your space.

Preschool Art & Motion

Preschool ages 3 & 4

Saturdays, 9:30 – 10:30 AM

$10 per session

Join Holly Lees, BOTTLE WORKS’ Mindfulness & Arts Facilitator, on Saturdays for our Preschool Program Each session will include a fun and active learning game, a circle time lesson, and time for art creation and exploration. Our art projects will teach sensory and fine motor skills combining art subjects like ABCs, history, mindfulness, science or story telling. The programming will also focus on the process of art making over the creation of a final art project. We will emphasize the role of art and group learning in growing happy, healthy, social, educated preschoolers.

Schedule of Events :

Dec. 2 – Snow Fun! No need to wait for old man winter! We’ll make and play with our own indoor snow. We’ll create a snow-inspired keepsake to take home, too!

Dec. 9 – Catch the Gingerbread Man! Help create a giant gingerbread man! Then, use your creativity to decorate uniquely designed gingerbread ornaments to take home for your tree or gifts.

Dec. 16 – Join in our Reindeer Games! We’ll jingle, jangle and wiggle our way through our own style of Reindeer Games. and make super-cute reindeer puppets to bring home.

Pre-registration is encouraged. Register your child online or call 814.535.2020 or email Holly at hlees@bottleworks.org for more information.

Crochet for Beginners

Saturdays, January 6 – 27, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Come beat the winter blues and learn a skill you can practice by the fire during those gloomy days! Learn the basic techniques with instructor Amanda Gelet. You will learn the skills needed to make your first crochet projects, and then apply those skills towards large projects upon the completion of the class. Supplies included for the first 3 classes. Supplies for the final class on January 27 will be the responsibility of the student so they can get the materials they prefer for the larger project. More information will be provided upon the first day of class.

Member $110, Non-member $115

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