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Wyalusing Groups Awarded Grants

Local legislators who were instrumental in securing the grants are shown in the photo above. On the left, State Representative Tina Pickett, Wendy Gaustad, Brian Keeler, State Senator Roger Madigan and County Commissioner Janet Lewis.





Two of Wyalusing's arts organizations received grants from the Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts Program, which is part of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts.

The Wyalusing Community Corporation is the sponsoring entity for the Blue Heron Art Gallery, which received one of these grants and The Greater Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce received the other grant for the North Branch Arts Festival.

A ceremony was held at the new Keystone Theatre in Towanda on Wednesday, Sept. 8, with all recipients in the five county region served through the Bradford County Regional Arts Council being recognized.

Accepting the grants for the Blue Heron Gallery was Brian Keeler and Wendy Gaustad, executive director of the GWCC accepted the grant for the North Branch Arts Festival.

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