BAY SHORE, NY – Suffolk County Majority Leader Susan A. Berland (D-Dix Hills) recently joined the Islip Arts Council to celebrate the Grand Opening of its gallery at the Westfield South Shore Mall in Bay Shore! At the event, members and invited guests viewed the first show in the new space, themed “Facing Our Future”. The gallery will host rotating art exhibitions, classes and workshops throughout the year for the community to enjoy.
“Art has a special way of connecting us, whether it be fine art, spoken word or music,” said Legislator Susan A. Berland. “I am so pleased to welcome the Islip Arts Council’s new gallery to the 16th Legislative District and I congratulate them on a successful grand opening. I hope you will visit them soon to view the unique local art on display, to sign-up for a class or to purchase some beautiful artwork.”
The Islip Arts Council Gallery is located next to Dick's Sporting Goods at the Westfield Mall, 1701 Sunrise Highway in Bay Shore. Gallery viewing hours will be from 11:00am – 4:00pm daily with evening hours and special events announced periodically. For more information about the Islip Arts Council or a list of upcoming art classes, visit https://isliparts.org/gallery.html.
Image: Legislator Susan A. Berland and Legislator Steve Flotteron, joined Islip Arts Council friends and staff at the ribbon cutting ceremony of their new gallery space.