Providing grants, programs, and services to the artists and audiences of Tompkins County for over 25 years



Workshops & Networking Events

Upcoming CAP Workshops

Introduction to CAP Grant Programs / Grant Writing Basics
CAP has 4 grant deadlines in October and November. (See all on our grant page!) These free workshops provide an overview of our grant programs and will also include some basic grant writing information and advice. 

Wednesday, August 21, 5:30 to 7:00pm
Location: CAP ArtSpace, 110 N. Tioga St, (on the Commons)

Tuesday, August 27, 5:30 to 7:00pm
Location: Ulysses Library, 74 E. Main St, Trumansburg

Wednesday, August 28, 5:30 to 7:00pm
Location: Groton Library, 112 E. Cortland St, Groton

Wednesday, September 4, 5:30 to 7:00pm
Location: Southworth Library, 24 W. Main St, Dryden

Tuesday, September 10, 5:30 to 7:00pm
Location: Lansing Library, 27 Auburn Rd, Lansing

CAP Networking Events for Artists!

Monday, July 8th, 5:30 to 7:00pm 
Location: Argos Inn, 408 E. State Street, Ithaca

Fee: $0 

Come hang out and network with other local artists at the Argos Inn and Bar. Grab a drink and get to know your fellow local artists. If you like, you can have about 30 seconds at a mic to introduce yourself or let people know of any needs, advice, or community interests you have.  Check out the wonderful Argos Inn at

Tuesday, September 17th, 5:30 to 7:00pm 
Location: Artist Alley at South Hill Business Park
, 950 Danby Road, Ithaca
Fee: $0 

Hang out, network and check out Artist Alley! South Hill Business Campus has dedicated an entire section of the building to support artists and their unique needs. Artist’s Alley is located on the ground floor, next to the Clay School of Ithaca and the Metal Smithery, two thriving art-based businesses. Check out their facebook page.