NEXT EVENT VOL 12
York: Crafted is a series of events featuring brief lectures on what it means to be a craftsman in York, PA.
York has a rich heritage and legacy of craft, which takes both skill and intention. York: Crafted gives York's doers and makers a platform to share their experience of what it means to craft, and to be a craftsman.
About the City's Organizers
JJ Sheffer is Director, Community Programming for York County Economic Alliance. Previously, she was president of New Muse Entertainment, a company that produces special events, and also ran CoWork155, York's first coworking site. She is an adjunct faculty member at York College of Pennsylvania, where she teaches a course on special events. She is part of the teams responsible for: Kable House Presents, a concert series hosted in York's historic Central Market; York: Crafted (PK Night York), a series of events featuring brief lectures on what it means to be a craftsman in York, PA; York Story Slam, an open mic storytelling series; and several other arts and humanities programs for specific audiences Sheffer has worked in York's nonprofit sector for more than 20 years. She currently serves on the board of directors for the Pennsylvania Humanities Council and the steering committee for the Women's Giving Circle of York County Community Foundation.
I AM... a creative ARCHITECT with over 10 years of professional experience who believes in a heuristic approach to the design process that has PURPOSE and is dedicated to CRAFT