Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art in Bedford will host the exhibitions “Major Works from the Permanent Collection and Old Master Prints” now through March 27 and “Looking for That Moment” from Feb. 6 until May 1. An opening reception for the “Looking for that Moment,” which celebrates the artwork of Robert Bowden, will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 20 with an artist lecture planned for 1:30 p.m. Cost for the reception is $15 for non-members and $10 for members. Reservations are required and can be made online at or by contacting SAMA at or 814-589-3020. The museum of art is located at the historic Anderson House at 137 E. Pitt St. Bedford and is open from noon to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. All CDC health and COVID-19 social distancing guidelines will be in place. For more information, visit or call (814) 589-3020.

Fundraiser four-course dinner to benefit the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art in Bedford will be served at 6 pm. Feb. 11 at the museum. The fundraiser is only available for purchase by bid at Check the website for more details and specifications. Advanced purchase is required and bidding ends on Feb. 8 at 9 a.m. For more information, visit or call 814-472-3920 or email

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