Sweetwater furloughs staff during closure

Thursday, March 26, 2020 | 10:20 AM

Sweetwater Center for the Arts has announced that their administrative staff has been been placed on leave.

Signed by Barbara Pontello, board of directors chairwoman, and Thomas Walters, executive director, the announcement indicated that the art center will follow local school districts and direction from the state Department of Health and the Allegheny County Health Department and will remain closed until further notice.

To reach someone at Sweetwater, call 412-741-4405 and leave a message.

The center has developed a series of online “Art at Home” classes for children and has posted the current gallery exhibition, “Three States of Glass” to https://sweetwaterartcenter.org/.