CLEARFIELD – The 2019 inaugural “Art in the Park” event, sponsored by the Susquehanna River Arts Center of Clearfield, is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 17, from 3 p.m. – 8 p.m., at Lower Witmer Park.
The event will be featuring free activities for the children, art demonstrations and handcrafted arts and crafts by local artisans for sale.
Local artists such as owner and artistic director Dana Lamertina-Timko of The Dance Company in Clearfield is celebrating 20 years of professional dance instruction to children and youth.
She will be performing from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Her dance teams have received multiple awards with some former students pursuing and achieving professional dance careers.
Timko’s is passionate about teaching and inspiring young dancers especially her talented daughter, Milano.
Tammy Carson-Littler, professional belly dancer, will be performing from 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. She specializes in Europe classical and folkloric styles.
In addition to being a performer, she also provides regular instruction throughout the year. She travels regularly to Egypt, enhancing her studies in dance and culture.
Carson-Littler enjoys sharing this inspiring dance with individuals of all ages.
Young local hula hoop artist, Alyssa Catalano, has entertained crowds with her talent for several years. Musical entertainment will also be announced.