Tue. Jan 31st, 2023

(from left to proper) Margaret Cunzio, Westchester County Legislator; Janet Langsam, Chief Government Officer, ArtsWestchester; Mary Jo Ziesel, Government Director, Jacob Burns Movie Heart; and Ken Jenkins, Westchester Deputy County Government. Photograph Credit score: Ed Cody

The Jacob Burns Movie Heart (JBFC) introduced at the moment that the group has acquired a $40,000 grant from ArtsWestchester.

A good portion of this 2022-2023 Primary Assist Program grant will go towards senior packages and initiatives together with Senior Afternoon Cinema, a month-to-month collection of repertory movies programmed with senior moviegoers in thoughts. Extra help for the Senior Afternoon Cinema collection is supplied by The Knolls—A Bethel Group, a longtime supporter of JBFC’s Arts within the Afternoon.

“With important help from Westchester County Authorities, ArtsWestchester is proud to help a yr’s price of senior packages of the Jacob Burns Movie Heart, offering reasonably priced entry to occasions such because the Senior Afternoon Cinema, a collection of excellent movies that attraction to senior moviegoers,” mentioned Janet Langsam, Chief Government Officer, ArtsWestchester.

Moreover, ArtsWestchester would be the sole sponsor of the JBFC Movie Fan membership program. This system is out there to seniors, college students, and other people with disabilities. These memberships are made out there at a lowered value, because of help from ArtsWestchester.

“As with many artwork homes and different cultural venues across the nation, seniors are usually not solely important to our general success, but additionally a vibrant phase of our viewers,” mentioned JBFC Government Director Mary Jo Ziesel. “The Senior Afternoon Cinema collection and JBFC Movie Fan memberships have interaction, encourage, and strengthen our group. Because of continued help from ArtsWestchester, we’re thrilled to offer highly effective movie programming that addresses the wants and pursuits of our viewers.” For extra info, go to burnsfilmcenter.org, FB: @JacobBurnsFilmCenter, Twitter: @JBFC_ny and Instagram: @JBFC_pville.

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