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Arts and Culture in Public Places Board

Please be advised applications for Arts & Culture funding will not be available until further notice.

The Town of Amherst Arts and Culture in Public Places program, “Let’s Do Lunch”, at Russell’s has been postponed until this Fall!

Keep watching this site for information regarding the new date for opening of the luncheons, place and speakers.

Mission Statement

To promote public art and culture within the town and to collaborate and cooperate with various and appropriate individuals, groups, associations, organizations and institutions concerned with art and culture to promote, ensure and enhance the function, object and mission of the visual and performing arts in the Town of Amherst.

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Francina J. Spoth, Town Clerk


Sharon Rich (C)  term expires  12/31/2021

Deborah Doucette (M)  term expires  12/31/2021

Charlene Goretti (M)  term expires  12/31/2021

Carrie Kahn (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Sibu Nair (M)  term expires  12/31/2021

Michael E. Russo (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Sharon Seamans (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Penny Wolfgang (M)  term expires  12/31/2022


(C) Chairperson
(CC) Co-Chairperson
(M) Member
(O) Resource Person
(S) Secretary
(V) Vice Chairperson

Meeting Location

Amherst Municipal Building
5583 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221

To verify, please call (716) 631-7013.

Meeting Dates

There are no scheduled meeting dates on this website for the Arts and Culture in Public Places Board

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000. Amherst community videos.

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  • General Information:
    (716) 631-7000
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  • Address:
    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221