December 2013

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Win Tickets to K104's Not So Silent Night 2013

Share your most memorable holiday story to enter the drawing for TWO free passes to K104’s Not So Silent Night 2013

Holiday Light Display Gains Dutchess County Family National Attention, World Record for Most Lights on a Residential Property

A Lagrangeville family amps up the season with a massive holiday display

Holiday Gift Guide 2013

Check out these nifty holiday gift items, all of which are available locally or online. You’re sure to find just the right gifts for all of your friends, family members — and even your dog

A History of Ice Yachting in the Hudson Valley

Nice ice, baby: Ice yachting took hold in the Hudson Valley more than 200 years ago

Stacie Laskin, Global Recycling Incorporated, Newburgh

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: Stacie Laskin

Hudson Valley Magazine Names Its Top 10 Women in Business in 2013 (Editor’s Letter)

A word from Hudson Valley Editor in Chief, Olivia J. Abel

Women's Enterprise Development Center Opens at Marist College's Hancock Center

The WEDC's new Poughkeepsie satellite offers a 60+ Hour Business Training Program and more

WPDH 101.5FM Radio Deejay Mark Cooper ("Coop") Passes Away

Longtime DJ Mark Cooper dies

Where in the Hudson Valley Contest: “All Aboard” Abstract Railroad Sculpture

A piece of modern art by artist Michael Ciccone recalls early train travel

Women in Business 2013

From a Web site wizard to a produce purveyor, meet 10 local women who found career success by following their passions

Events: Kids' Play Dates in December 2013

Don’t be a Scrooge! Get into the holiday spirit with crafts, a train ride, and special shows

Restaurant Review: Duo Bistro in Kingston, New American Food and Dining in Ulster County

Paired up: Two self-taught chefs cook up comfort food with international flair in Kingston

Cosimo’s Restaurant Group Celebrates 20 Years and Burger Bash Win in 2013

A local chain’s recent accomplishments include a “best burger” award and discounts for families

Letters to the Editor in December 2013

Read our letters to the editor for December 2013, including our Where in the Hudson Valley “Packing a Punch” contest answer

An Albany Neighborhood Comes Together for One Last Hurrah with Exiting Friends (The Final Word Opinion Column)

Leaving Albany: Ode to a city neighborhood

Event Photos and Party Pictures: On the Town (December 2013)

See who’s been out on the town in the Hudson Valley in our December 2013 gallery of party pictures and event photos

Local News Stories in the Hudson Valley in December 2013

A new book uncovers the life of ’40s model/photographer/journalist (and Poughkeepsie native) Lee Miller; and an over-the-top holiday display lights things up in Lagrangeville. PLUS: Where in the Hudson Valley contest and On the Town party pictures

Events: Polly’s Editor’s Picks in December 2013

Senior Editor Polly Sparling lists her top event picks for December 2013

Dessert Recipes from Historic Sites' Cookbooks

Serving up history: Archives from local historic sites reveal a treasure trove of recipes

Cocoanut Cake (Recipe)

Adapted from the 1852 cookbook of M.A. Hasbrouck from Historic Huguenot Street in New Paltz

Small Seed Cakes (Recipe)

Adapted from the 18th-century cookbook of Anna de Peyster from the Rockefeller/Van Cortlandt archives in Sleepy Hollow

Marlboro Pudding (Recipe)

Adapted from the 1805 cookbook of Elizabeth Anne Breese, mother of Samuel Finley Breese Morse, from the Locust Grove estate in Poughkeepsie

Year in Review 2013: Top News Stories and Events in the Hudson Valley in 2013

The good, the bad, and the truly bizarre: As 2013 draws to a close, we recall some of the people and events that sparked headlines in the Valley this year

Edward Diana Retires as County Executive for Orange County

After 12 years at the helm of Orange County, the local politician retires due to health issues

Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) Banned in Several Hudson Valley Towns — For Now

No fracking way: Drilling gets the thumbs-down

New York Yankees Play Exhibition Game at West Point on March 30, 2013

Put me in, coach: The Bronx Bombers and Army Black Knights revive an 86-year-old tradition

Joann Nichols Murder Mystery Solved After 28 Years

An ice-cold case solved: The remains of a 55-year-old school teacher are finally found

IBM Announces Global Workforce Reduction, Lays Off 697 Dutchess County Employees

More layoffs are headed to IBM’s Dutchess County facilities

Towne Crier Cafe Relocates to Beacon

The iconic live music venue says goodbye to Pawling and hello to Beacon

Craft Brewing in the Hudson Valley Booms

The craft brewing industry goes into overdrive

Giant Head Found Floating in the Hudson River; Recovered by Marist Crew Team

Heads up: A seven-foot-tall Styrofoam head sculpture has locals doing a double take

Jimmy Fallon, Saugerties Native, Promoted to the Tonight Show

Funny man: Jimmy Fallon takes over as host of the Tonight Show in February 2014

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Presidential Library Renovation

Roosevelt Library gets a face-lift

Walkway Over the Hudson State Park Builds Elevator, Launches Mobile Web Tour, and Connects Dutchess County Rail Trail

The Walkway continues to wow

Marist College, ESPN, and WGNY Launch New Sports Program The Classroom

Sports radio, college-style

The Bocuse Restaurant Opens in Hyde Park

The Culinary Institute of America reinvents the French dining scene with the opening of its latest eatery

Retail Group of America Opens 22 New European Stores in Local Malls

Year in Review 2013: Shopping spree: European fashion brands invade our malls

Faith Ann Takes, Empire Education Corporation, Guilderland

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: Faith Ann Takes

Connie Snyder, CRSR Design Inc., Kingston

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: Connie Snyder

Lisa Marie Cathie, Ulster Savings Bank, Highland

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: Lisa Marie Cathie

Kimberley Williams, Williams Lumber, Rhinebeck

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: Kimberley Williams

Andrea Giraldo, Giraldo Farms and A&G Trading Corp, Pearl River

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: Andrea Giraldo

Donna Williams, Field Goods, Athens

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: Donna Williams

Stephanie Wyant, Dash Ink Marketing, Red Hook

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: Stephanie Wyant

March Gallagher, Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress, Newburgh

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: March Gallagher

Ellie Nieves, Guardian Life Insurance, Hopewell Junction

Meet one of our top women in business in 2013: Ellie Nieves

Q&A with Author Becky E. Conekin on Book “Lee Miller: A Life in Fashion”

Flash back: A new book chronicles the career of Poughkeepsie-born model and iconic photographer Lee Miller

Addicted 2 Sneakers Expo a Hit with Fanatics Looking to Buy, Sell, or Trade Collectible Sneakers

OMG, shoes! West Nyack gets a kick out of footwear
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Hudson Valley Events

November 2014

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary Signature Massage and the Nano Shiso Anti-Aging Facial, you will receive a complimentary 30-minute Body...

Cost: $345

Where:
THANN Sanctuary at Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
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Are you prepared to Babysit? Do you know how to… Properly diaper a baby? Help a baby or child that is choking? Perform CPR on a baby or child? Reduce the risk of SIDS and Shaken Baby...

Cost: $45.00 includes text and materials

Where:
Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place
Poughkeepsie, NY  10512
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Sponsor: Health Quest Community Education
Telephone: 845-475-9742
Contact Name: Wendy Hennessy
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This juried biennial show presents natural history illustration; works are chosen based on their scientific accuracy as well as aesthetic achievement. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

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A series of 20 hand-colored prints, sketched in the 1820s, depict views of the river from north of Troy to Governor's Island. This group of etchings is credited with first awakening pride in...

Cost: $17, $14 seniors, $8 children 6-14

Where:
Boscobel House & Gardens
Rte. 9D
Garrison, NY  10524
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Telephone: 845-265-3638
Website »

More information

The new exhibit,  “Standing in Two Worlds: Iroquois in 2014”, showcases Iroquois art which explores contemporary issues including the environment, the digital/disposable age, the impact of...

Cost: $8 adults. $5 children

Where:
Iroquois Indian Museum
324 Caverns Road
Howes Cave, NY  12092
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Sponsor: Iroquois Indian Museum
Telephone: 518-296-8949
Contact Name: Kathy Condon
Website »

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This event celebrates artwork of all types created by military veterans or their family members. Visual arts exhibits, poetry readings, an interactive theater production, guest speakers,...

Where:
Wallace Center, FDR Presidential Library & Museum
4079 Albany Post Rd.
Hyde Park, NY  12538
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Telephone: 845-486-7745
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Looking to knock out your holiday shopping? This family-friendly arts and crafts event showcases local designers and craftspeople; guests enjoy food and music while they shop, too.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood Center
467 Broadway
Kingston, NY  12401
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Sponsor: Hudson Valley Hullabaloo
Telephone: 845-750-8801
Contact Name: Danielle Bliss and Courtney Williams
Website »

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Forbidden Fruit Gallery owner Nick Zungoli exhibits black and white photos taken during his monthlong visit to Cuba in 2013.

Where:
Exposures Gallery
1357 Kings Hwy., Sugar Loaf
, NY
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Telephone: 845-469-9382
Website »

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Lilly is accustomed to being the smartest and best student in school. When she brings her purple purse to show her class, she can’t wait to talk about it — but her teacher asks her to...

Cost: $15

Where:
The Emelin Theatre
153 Library Ln.
Mamaroneck, NY
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Telephone: 914-698-0098
Website »

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Works by a trio of local painters — Jane Bloodgood-Abrams, Dan Rupe, and Mark Beard (aka Bruce Sargeant), are on view. The first two specialize in landscapes, both traditional...

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
22 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

The gallery features lithographs from the estate of noted sculptor and painter Theodore Roszak.

Where:
John Davis Gallery
362 1/2 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
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Telephone: 518-828-5907
Website »

More information

Dick Polich is the founder of the noted Tallix foundries in Beacon and Pomona, which produced the national Korean War Veterans Memorial and other monuments. This show explores his...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

Close to 100 works by more than 14 contemporary Russian artists, dating from the 1950s through the present day, are on display.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

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The Women’s Room: Female Perspectives on Men, Women, Family and Nation Curated by Marcy B. Freedman and Livia Straus October 12 – December 7, 2014 Opening Reception: Sunday, October...

Cost: Members Free, $5 non-members

Where:
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art
1701 Main Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

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Jewelry designers Manya and Roumen will be showing their award-winning collection at Open Concept Gallery in Cold Spring.

Cost: Free

Where:
Open Concept Gallery
125 Main St,
Cold Spring, NY  10516
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Born Michael Meyer in 1884, this commercial photographer grew up in Arkansas, and renamed himself “Disfarmer” as a way of rejecting his small-town roots. This show includes...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

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Join Marlene Marshall, artist and author of the book Woodland Style Projects to create a delightful rustic centerpiece that will wow your dinner guests and is sure to be a conversation piece during...

Cost: All Ages $15/person, $10/members

Where:
Olana
Wagon House Education Center
5720 New York 9G,
Hudson,, NY  12534
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Sponsor: Olana
Telephone: 518.828.1872 x 109
Contact Name: Sarah
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Get in a festive mood as this local group plays classic holiday music, including Leroy Anderson’s “Sleigh Ride.”

Cost: $10, $6 seniors & students

Where:
Brewster High School
Foggintown Rd.
Brewster, NY
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Telephone: 914-299-6646
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  Sunday Sounds is a weekly show of Blues, Rock N Roll, jazz and R&B entertainment. Every Sunday 6pm - 9pm A portion of each weeks show will be giving to local charities to assist with...

Cost: $5

Where:
Virgo's
469 Fishkill Avenue
Beacon, NY  12508
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Sponsor: Virgo's
Telephone: 845-831-1543
Contact Name: Mike
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Anton Chekhov’s seminal drama explores the artistic — and romantic — conflicts that arise among four main characters. Written at the end of the 19th century, the play was a...

Cost: $25, $20 seniors & students

Where:
Axial Theatre
8 Sunnyside Ave.
Pleasantville, NY
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Telephone: 800-838-3006
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A group of struggling artists deals with the ravages of HIV/AIDS in this Pulitzer-winning musical, which is loosely based on the opera La Boheme. Showtimes: Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m.

Cost: $18, $16 seniors

Where:
McKenna Theatre, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
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Telephone: 845-257-3880
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An aging comic duo, who can’t stand each other, reunite for one last gig in Neil Simon’s comedy. Schedule: Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m.

Cost: $24-$26

Where:
Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck
661 Rte. 308
Rhinebeck, NY
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Telephone: 845-876-3080
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Based on James Michener’s WWII novel, this beloved Rodgers and Hammerstein musical involves two love stories set against the prejudices of the time. Songs you’ll recognize...

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre.
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY  10523
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Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

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This pop-up art exhibition and related performances occur at locations throughout the center; music, dance, performance art, and mixed-media works are all included.

Cost: $30, $10 students

Where:
Fisher Center for the Performing Arts
Bard College
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
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Telephone: 845-758-7900
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THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary Signature Massage and the Nano Shiso Anti-Aging Facial, you will receive a complimentary 30-minute Body...

Cost: $345

Where:
THANN Sanctuary at Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »


Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

More information

A series of 20 hand-colored prints, sketched in the 1820s, depict views of the river from north of Troy to Governor's Island. This group of etchings is credited with first awakening pride in...

Cost: $17, $14 seniors, $8 children 6-14

Where:
Boscobel House & Gardens
Rte. 9D
Garrison, NY  10524
View map »


Telephone: 845-265-3638
Website »

More information

The gallery features lithographs from the estate of noted sculptor and painter Theodore Roszak.

Where:
John Davis Gallery
362 1/2 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-5907
Website »

More information

Works by a trio of local painters — Jane Bloodgood-Abrams, Dan Rupe, and Mark Beard (aka Bruce Sargeant), are on view. The first two specialize in landscapes, both traditional...

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
22 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Jewelry designers Manya and Roumen will be showing their award-winning collection at Open Concept Gallery in Cold Spring.

Cost: Free

Where:
Open Concept Gallery
125 Main St,
Cold Spring, NY  10516
View map »

More information

 The Rockland Center for the Arts (RoCA) announced that it is launching Art Worlds, a pilot after school art program for students (grades 1–12) in Spring Valley, NY. This exciting new...

Cost: 0 (FREE)

Where:
MLKMPC , EELEF, SVHS
Spring Valley
Spring Valley, NY  10977
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Sponsor: RoCA & Wells Fargo Bank
Telephone: 845-821-5657
Contact Name: Julian Palmer
Website »

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THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary Signature Massage and the Nano Shiso Anti-Aging Facial, you will receive a complimentary 30-minute Body...

Cost: $345

Where:
THANN Sanctuary at Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »


Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

More information

This juried biennial show presents natural history illustration; works are chosen based on their scientific accuracy as well as aesthetic achievement. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

The new exhibit,  “Standing in Two Worlds: Iroquois in 2014”, showcases Iroquois art which explores contemporary issues including the environment, the digital/disposable age, the impact of...

Cost: $8 adults. $5 children

Where:
Iroquois Indian Museum
324 Caverns Road
Howes Cave, NY  12092
View map »


Sponsor: Iroquois Indian Museum
Telephone: 518-296-8949
Contact Name: Kathy Condon
Website »

More information

Works by a trio of local painters — Jane Bloodgood-Abrams, Dan Rupe, and Mark Beard (aka Bruce Sargeant), are on view. The first two specialize in landscapes, both traditional...

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
22 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Born Michael Meyer in 1884, this commercial photographer grew up in Arkansas, and renamed himself “Disfarmer” as a way of rejecting his small-town roots. This show includes...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

Close to 100 works by more than 14 contemporary Russian artists, dating from the 1950s through the present day, are on display.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

 The Rockland Center for the Arts (RoCA) announced that it is launching Art Worlds, a pilot after school art program for students (grades 1–12) in Spring Valley, NY. This exciting new...

Cost: 0 (FREE)

Where:
MLKMPC , EELEF, SVHS
Spring Valley
Spring Valley, NY  10977
View map »


Sponsor: RoCA & Wells Fargo Bank
Telephone: 845-821-5657
Contact Name: Julian Palmer
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary Signature Massage and the Nano Shiso Anti-Aging Facial, you will receive a complimentary 30-minute Body...

Cost: $345

Where:
THANN Sanctuary at Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »


Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

More information

A series of 20 hand-colored prints, sketched in the 1820s, depict views of the river from north of Troy to Governor's Island. This group of etchings is credited with first awakening pride in...

Cost: $17, $14 seniors, $8 children 6-14

Where:
Boscobel House & Gardens
Rte. 9D
Garrison, NY  10524
View map »


Telephone: 845-265-3638
Website »

More information

This juried biennial show presents natural history illustration; works are chosen based on their scientific accuracy as well as aesthetic achievement. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

The new exhibit,  “Standing in Two Worlds: Iroquois in 2014”, showcases Iroquois art which explores contemporary issues including the environment, the digital/disposable age, the impact of...

Cost: $8 adults. $5 children

Where:
Iroquois Indian Museum
324 Caverns Road
Howes Cave, NY  12092
View map »


Sponsor: Iroquois Indian Museum
Telephone: 518-296-8949
Contact Name: Kathy Condon
Website »

More information

Dick Polich is the founder of the noted Tallix foundries in Beacon and Pomona, which produced the national Korean War Veterans Memorial and other monuments. This show explores his...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
View map »


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

Works by a trio of local painters — Jane Bloodgood-Abrams, Dan Rupe, and Mark Beard (aka Bruce Sargeant), are on view. The first two specialize in landscapes, both traditional...

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
22 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Forbidden Fruit Gallery owner Nick Zungoli exhibits black and white photos taken during his monthlong visit to Cuba in 2013.

Where:
Exposures Gallery
1357 Kings Hwy., Sugar Loaf
, NY
View map »


Telephone: 845-469-9382
Website »

More information

Born Michael Meyer in 1884, this commercial photographer grew up in Arkansas, and renamed himself “Disfarmer” as a way of rejecting his small-town roots. This show includes...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

Close to 100 works by more than 14 contemporary Russian artists, dating from the 1950s through the present day, are on display.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

 The Rockland Center for the Arts (RoCA) announced that it is launching Art Worlds, a pilot after school art program for students (grades 1–12) in Spring Valley, NY. This exciting new...

Cost: 0 (FREE)

Where:
MLKMPC , EELEF, SVHS
Spring Valley
Spring Valley, NY  10977
View map »


Sponsor: RoCA & Wells Fargo Bank
Telephone: 845-821-5657
Contact Name: Julian Palmer
Website »

More information

Based on James Michener’s WWII novel, this beloved Rodgers and Hammerstein musical involves two love stories set against the prejudices of the time. Songs you’ll recognize...

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre.
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY  10523
View map »


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

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What better wait to kick off a day of feasting, football, and family fun than with a good, old-fashioned run? Kingston’s second annual Turkey Trot is a 5K run and two-mile walk...

Cost: $20, $60 group of four, children under 5 free

Where:
Forsyth Park
157 Lucas Ave.
Kingston, NY  12401
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Sponsor: Junior League of Kingston
Telephone: 845-416-2938
Contact Name: Cicily Wilson
Website »

More information

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary Signature Massage and the Nano Shiso Anti-Aging Facial, you will receive a complimentary 30-minute Body...

Cost: $345

Where:
THANN Sanctuary at Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »


Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

More information

This juried biennial show presents natural history illustration; works are chosen based on their scientific accuracy as well as aesthetic achievement. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

A series of 20 hand-colored prints, sketched in the 1820s, depict views of the river from north of Troy to Governor's Island. This group of etchings is credited with first awakening pride in...

Cost: $17, $14 seniors, $8 children 6-14

Where:
Boscobel House & Gardens
Rte. 9D
Garrison, NY  10524
View map »


Telephone: 845-265-3638
Website »

More information

The new exhibit,  “Standing in Two Worlds: Iroquois in 2014”, showcases Iroquois art which explores contemporary issues including the environment, the digital/disposable age, the impact of...

Cost: $8 adults. $5 children

Where:
Iroquois Indian Museum
324 Caverns Road
Howes Cave, NY  12092
View map »


Sponsor: Iroquois Indian Museum
Telephone: 518-296-8949
Contact Name: Kathy Condon
Website »

More information

The gallery features lithographs from the estate of noted sculptor and painter Theodore Roszak.

Where:
John Davis Gallery
362 1/2 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-5907
Website »

More information

Works by a trio of local painters — Jane Bloodgood-Abrams, Dan Rupe, and Mark Beard (aka Bruce Sargeant), are on view. The first two specialize in landscapes, both traditional...

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
22 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Dick Polich is the founder of the noted Tallix foundries in Beacon and Pomona, which produced the national Korean War Veterans Memorial and other monuments. This show explores his...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
View map »


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

Forbidden Fruit Gallery owner Nick Zungoli exhibits black and white photos taken during his monthlong visit to Cuba in 2013.

Where:
Exposures Gallery
1357 Kings Hwy., Sugar Loaf
, NY
View map »


Telephone: 845-469-9382
Website »

More information

Close to 100 works by more than 14 contemporary Russian artists, dating from the 1950s through the present day, are on display.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

Born Michael Meyer in 1884, this commercial photographer grew up in Arkansas, and renamed himself “Disfarmer” as a way of rejecting his small-town roots. This show includes...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
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Jewelry designers Manya and Roumen will be showing their award-winning collection at Open Concept Gallery in Cold Spring.

Cost: Free

Where:
Open Concept Gallery
125 Main St,
Cold Spring, NY  10516
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 The Rockland Center for the Arts (RoCA) announced that it is launching Art Worlds, a pilot after school art program for students (grades 1–12) in Spring Valley, NY. This exciting new...

Cost: 0 (FREE)

Where:
MLKMPC , EELEF, SVHS
Spring Valley
Spring Valley, NY  10977
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Sponsor: RoCA & Wells Fargo Bank
Telephone: 845-821-5657
Contact Name: Julian Palmer
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Based on James Michener’s WWII novel, this beloved Rodgers and Hammerstein musical involves two love stories set against the prejudices of the time. Songs you’ll recognize...

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre.
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY  10523
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Telephone: 914-592-2222
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THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary Signature Massage and the Nano Shiso Anti-Aging Facial, you will receive a complimentary 30-minute Body...

Cost: $345

Where:
THANN Sanctuary at Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
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A series of 20 hand-colored prints, sketched in the 1820s, depict views of the river from north of Troy to Governor's Island. This group of etchings is credited with first awakening pride in...

Cost: $17, $14 seniors, $8 children 6-14

Where:
Boscobel House & Gardens
Rte. 9D
Garrison, NY  10524
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Telephone: 845-265-3638
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This juried biennial show presents natural history illustration; works are chosen based on their scientific accuracy as well as aesthetic achievement. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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The new exhibit,  “Standing in Two Worlds: Iroquois in 2014”, showcases Iroquois art which explores contemporary issues including the environment, the digital/disposable age, the impact of...

Cost: $8 adults. $5 children

Where:
Iroquois Indian Museum
324 Caverns Road
Howes Cave, NY  12092
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Sponsor: Iroquois Indian Museum
Telephone: 518-296-8949
Contact Name: Kathy Condon
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Forbidden Fruit Gallery owner Nick Zungoli exhibits black and white photos taken during his monthlong visit to Cuba in 2013.

Where:
Exposures Gallery
1357 Kings Hwy., Sugar Loaf
, NY
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Telephone: 845-469-9382
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The gallery features lithographs from the estate of noted sculptor and painter Theodore Roszak.

Where:
John Davis Gallery
362 1/2 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
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Telephone: 518-828-5907
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Works by a trio of local painters — Jane Bloodgood-Abrams, Dan Rupe, and Mark Beard (aka Bruce Sargeant), are on view. The first two specialize in landscapes, both traditional...

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
22 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
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Telephone: 518-828-1915
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Dick Polich is the founder of the noted Tallix foundries in Beacon and Pomona, which produced the national Korean War Veterans Memorial and other monuments. This show explores his...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

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Jewelry designers Manya and Roumen will be showing their award-winning collection at Open Concept Gallery in Cold Spring.

Cost: Free

Where:
Open Concept Gallery
125 Main St,
Cold Spring, NY  10516
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More information

The Women’s Room: Female Perspectives on Men, Women, Family and Nation Curated by Marcy B. Freedman and Livia Straus October 12 – December 7, 2014 Opening Reception: Sunday, October...

Cost: Members Free, $5 non-members

Where:
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art
1701 Main Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
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Born Michael Meyer in 1884, this commercial photographer grew up in Arkansas, and renamed himself “Disfarmer” as a way of rejecting his small-town roots. This show includes...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

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Close to 100 works by more than 14 contemporary Russian artists, dating from the 1950s through the present day, are on display.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

 The Rockland Center for the Arts (RoCA) announced that it is launching Art Worlds, a pilot after school art program for students (grades 1–12) in Spring Valley, NY. This exciting new...

Cost: 0 (FREE)

Where:
MLKMPC , EELEF, SVHS
Spring Valley
Spring Valley, NY  10977
View map »


Sponsor: RoCA & Wells Fargo Bank
Telephone: 845-821-5657
Contact Name: Julian Palmer
Website »

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Moms and dads, take a break! On the last Friday of each month, Art Adventure hosts Parents Night Out: drop off your little one for a fun-filled evening of crafts, games, pizza, and juice....

Cost: $35

Where:
Art Adventure
60 Dutch Hill Rd., Ste. 8
Orangeburg, NY  10962
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Sponsor: Art Adventure
Telephone: 845-680-6780
Contact Name: Alysson or Eric
Website »

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In the tradition of British pantomime, Columbia County’s PantoLoons offer an off-the-wall spoof of the Arabian Nights folktales. Expect an evening full of parody, broad humor, silly...

Cost: $20, $10 students

Where:
Ghent Playhouse
6 Town Hall Pl.
Ghent, NY
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Telephone: 518-392-6264
Website »

More information

Based on James Michener’s WWII novel, this beloved Rodgers and Hammerstein musical involves two love stories set against the prejudices of the time. Songs you’ll recognize...

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre.
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY  10523
View map »


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary Signature Massage and the Nano Shiso Anti-Aging Facial, you will receive a complimentary 30-minute Body...

Cost: $345

Where:
THANN Sanctuary at Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »


Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

More information

A series of 20 hand-colored prints, sketched in the 1820s, depict views of the river from north of Troy to Governor's Island. This group of etchings is credited with first awakening pride in...

Cost: $17, $14 seniors, $8 children 6-14

Where:
Boscobel House & Gardens
Rte. 9D
Garrison, NY  10524
View map »


Telephone: 845-265-3638
Website »

More information

This juried biennial show presents natural history illustration; works are chosen based on their scientific accuracy as well as aesthetic achievement. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Families (Target age 4-8 years old Watch literature come to life with McKenzie Willis, author of the children’s book, “Tales of the Rainbow Forest.”  Willis will lead an engaging...

Cost: Free *Vehicle use fee applies

Where:
Olana
Wagon House Education Center
5720 New York 9G
Hudson, NY  12534
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Sponsor: Olana
Telephone: 518.828.1872 x 109
Contact Name: Sarah
Website »

More information

Forbidden Fruit Gallery owner Nick Zungoli exhibits black and white photos taken during his monthlong visit to Cuba in 2013.

Where:
Exposures Gallery
1357 Kings Hwy., Sugar Loaf
, NY
View map »


Telephone: 845-469-9382
Website »

More information

Works by a trio of local painters — Jane Bloodgood-Abrams, Dan Rupe, and Mark Beard (aka Bruce Sargeant), are on view. The first two specialize in landscapes, both traditional...

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
22 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Dick Polich is the founder of the noted Tallix foundries in Beacon and Pomona, which produced the national Korean War Veterans Memorial and other monuments. This show explores his...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
View map »


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

The gallery features lithographs from the estate of noted sculptor and painter Theodore Roszak.

Where:
John Davis Gallery
362 1/2 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-5907
Website »

More information

Born Michael Meyer in 1884, this commercial photographer grew up in Arkansas, and renamed himself “Disfarmer” as a way of rejecting his small-town roots. This show includes...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

Close to 100 works by more than 14 contemporary Russian artists, dating from the 1950s through the present day, are on display.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

Jewelry designers Manya and Roumen will be showing their award-winning collection at Open Concept Gallery in Cold Spring.

Cost: Free

Where:
Open Concept Gallery
125 Main St,
Cold Spring, NY  10516
View map »

More information

The Women’s Room: Female Perspectives on Men, Women, Family and Nation Curated by Marcy B. Freedman and Livia Straus October 12 – December 7, 2014 Opening Reception: Sunday, October...

Cost: Members Free, $5 non-members

Where:
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art
1701 Main Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
View map »


Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

More information

Dance of all kinds is celebrated at this interactive performance put on by the ArtsRock Milk and Cookies Playhouse. Blending everything from flamenco to tap styles, dancers perform...

Cost: $15, under 18 months free

Where:
The Nyack Center
58 Depew Ave.
Nyack, NY
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Telephone: 845-278-7762
Website »

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The Russian Ballet kicks off the holidays with a performance of this traditional favorite; a cast of 40 dancers tells the tale of Clara, the Sugar Plum Fairy, and the Nutcracker Prince.

Cost: $27.50-$68

Where:
Palace Theatre
19 Clinton Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-465-3334
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The New York Theatre Ballet is known for adapting classic works into hour-long performances suitable for kids, but sophisticated enough for adults. Kick off the holiday season with the...

Cost: $35

Where:
Tarrytown Music Hall
13 Main St.
Tarrytown, NY
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Telephone: 914-631-3390
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Comedy and mystery combine as an illusionist and a mind reader perform amazing feats of magic.

Cost: $20

Where:
Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck
661 Rte. 308
Rhinebeck, NY
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Telephone: 845-876-3080
Website »

More information

In the tradition of British pantomime, Columbia County’s PantoLoons offer an off-the-wall spoof of the Arabian Nights folktales. Expect an evening full of parody, broad humor, silly...

Cost: $20, $10 students

Where:
Ghent Playhouse
6 Town Hall Pl.
Ghent, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-392-6264
Website »

More information

This singer/songwriter performs music that encompasses a range of influences, from folk and jazz to gospel.

Cost: $40

Where:
Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main St.
Beacon, NY
View map »


Telephone: 845-855-1300
Website »

More information

Based on James Michener’s WWII novel, this beloved Rodgers and Hammerstein musical involves two love stories set against the prejudices of the time. Songs you’ll recognize...

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre.
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY  10523
View map »


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

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