Kathleen Shimeta shared the spotlight in the first Festival of Women in the Arts.

ARTS Partnership Award given annually by the ARTS Council of the Souther Finger Lakes.

Celebrating Women: New Festival of Women in the Arts offers a month's worth of music, art and literature in Elmira.  By Jill Breedlove Star-Gazette

Festival that Celebrates Women in the Arts Just Keeps Going By John Cleary Star Gazettee