January 2013

Current Issue

Chocolate Bark Cookies (Recipe)

Chocolate Bark Cookies

Events: Kid’s Korner in January 2013

Banish the winter blues with nature crafts, a theatrical journey under the sea, and funny films

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

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

Letters to the Editor in January 2013

Read our letters to the editor for January 2013, including our Where in the Valley “Dutch Courage” contest answer

Best Local Pizza and Pizzerias in the Hudson Valley for 2013 (Editor's Letter)

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

Hudson Valley Writer David Levine Offended (or Flattered?) by Senior Discount (The Final Word Opinion Column)

Celebrating (?) a rite of passage

Ramiro's 954 Restaurant, Mahopac: Nuevo Latino Food in Putnam County (Mini Restaurant Review)

Latino dining at Ramiro’s 954 Restaurant in Mahopac, NY

Where in the Hudson Valley Contest: "Bronze Bravery" Revolutionary War Memorial

A local town’s role in the Revolutionary War is commemorated by this statue

Local News Stories in the Hudson Valley in January 2013

Two books spotlight Army’s football legacy; postage stamps are transformed into art PLUS: Where in the Hudson Valley Contest and On the Town

The Oblong in Pawling: A History of a Quaker Hill Community in the Hudson Valley

The Oblong: How a border dispute opened the door for 
the Pawling Quakers

The Riverview Restaurant Review in Cold Spring: American Food and Dining in Putnam County

A family affair: A longtime Putnam County restaurant delights diners with affordable and inventive cuisine and scenic views

Hudson Valley Winter Survival Guide 2013

The holidays are history, but you don’t have to hunker down under a blanket until spring. From festivals and workouts to shopping and brunch, we’ve collected great ways to enjoy winter in the Valley

Where to Eat Brunch in Winter 2013

In our Winter Survival Guide, we recommend our new favorite brunch spot; here, find five more top-rated places to eat brunch

Best Pizza Toppings in the Hudson Valley

With a little help from readers, we scoured the Valley‘s pizzerias to find toppings that were top-notch

2002 Brick Cottage in Milan, NY

Modern marvel: A 2002 brick cottage in Dutchess County has all the rustic charm of a 19th-century carriage house

Chocolate Bark and Biscotti: Desserts That Won't Wreck Your New Year's Resolutions

Two treats that look like they’ll wreck your 
New Year’s resolution — but won’t

ModCraft Ceramics Studio in Beacon, NY

Glazed
 over: A Beacon couple takes interior 
design to a whole new level 
with their unique handmade tiles

Interior Design Trend 2013: Blue-Hued Home Decor

Beautiful in blue: The hottest colors of 2013 are the cool shades of blue. Here are five great finds to keep your home on-trend

Pizza and Pizzerias in the Hudson Valley

From the most inventive toppings to mobile pizza parlors, here is everything you need to know about getting a slice in the Valley

Pizza Trucks in the Hudson Valley

Two pizza trucks roll into the Hudson Valley: Pizza Luca and The Cookery’s DoughNation

Sicilian and Grecian Pizza in the Hudson Valley

When in Sicily (or Greece): Local pizzerias toss up their best Sicilian and Greek pies

Food Network's Restaurant Stakeout TV Show Films Agnello's Coal Burning Brick Oven Pizza in New City

Agnello’s in New City under the spotlight when Food Network’s Restaurant Stakeout comes a-callin’

Hudson Valley Celebrities and Notable Locals Choose Their Favorite Pizzerias

Seeing stars: Local celebrities chime in on their favorite pizzerias in the Hudson Valley

Brick Oven Pizzerias in the Hudson Valley

Does pizza cooked in a brick oven really taste better? Chef Giovanni Scappin gives us the scoop

Does New York Water Make the Best Pizza Dough?

There’s something in the water: the Hudson Valley’s water supply makes a real difference in New York-style pizza crust

Thin Crust vs. Thick Crust Pizza: Thin New York Crust and Thick Chicago Crust

Which is better: thin-crust or thick-crust pizza?

Most Popular Pizzeria Names in the Hudson Valley

Here’s a breakdown of the most popular pizza parlor names in the Hudson Valley

Tony's Pizzeria, Kingston: Second-Oldest Pizzeria in the Hudson Valley

Neighborhood hangout: Tony’s Pizzeria — the Valley’s second-oldest pizza parlor — still serves the same traditional pies

Aloy's Italian Restaurant, Poughkeepsie: Oldest Pizzeria in the Hudson Valley

The grandaddy of pizza establishments in the Hudson Valley, Aloy’s Italian Restaurant opened in Poughkeepsie in 1929

Albany Pizza Wars 2013

This means war! Two upstate venues host this year’s Albany Pizza Wars

The Pizza Shop Opens in Fishkill, NY

More pizza, please! Pizza Shop in Fishkill opens

Hudson Valley Home Winter 2013

A 2002 brick home in Milan has a 19th-century carriage house character; unique homemade tiles from a Beacon husband-and-wife team; five ways to decorate your home with 2013’s hot color

New Restaurants and Hudson Valley Food and Dining News for January 2013

News and notes from the Valley’s dining scene for January 2013

New Paltz Artist Molly Rausch's Stamp Paintings

Stamp act: A New Paltz woman makes 
art out of postage stamps

Book Reviews: "When Saturday Mattered Most" and "Soldiers First" Books About Army Football at West Point

Gridiron greats: Two new books take a lively look at West Point’s legendary football program — then and now

Civil War Confederate Flag on Display at New York State Museum in Albany

War story: Albany’s New York State Museum showcases a huge Confederate flag as part of its Civil War exhibit

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

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

Events: Out & About in January 2013

Million-dollar music, steadfast art, and the world’s most celebrated cellist comes to Albany

Hudson Valley Events

April 2014

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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Schoharie’s Easter Egg Exhibit returns after a 10-year hiatus. More than 5,000 hand-decorated Easter eggs depict a Viennese ballet, presidents of the United States, and Egg Brothers’...

Cost: $5, $10 per family

Where:
112 Covered Bridge Ln.
Schoharie, NY  12157
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Sponsor: Easter Egg Exhibit

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The Souk" on Sparkill Creek is an indoor Epicurean Upmarket of selected local farm produce and prepared small craft foods served in the lively communal tradition of the ancient markets curated to...

Cost: Free

Where:
The OUTSIDE IN
249 Ferdon Ave.
Piermont, NY  10968
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Sponsor: The OUTSIDE IN
Telephone: (845)398-0706
Contact Name: Declan
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Sundays, 10am-1pm March 9 - May 18, 2014 $15 per session, drop-in   Artists work at their own pace; instruction is not provided

Cost: $15 per session

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
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Every Sunday The Falcon offers Sunday Brunch accompanied by various musical artists. Check website for details on who is performing this week. 

Cost: 0. Donations encouraged

Where:
The Falcon
1348 Route 9W
Marlboro, NY  12542
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Telephone: 845-236-7970
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GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute owns a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies purchased from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This exhibit includes the mummies and...

Cost: 10, $8 seniors & students, $6 children under 13, children under 6 free

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

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Bazaar-on-Hudson is a thoughtfully curated indoor flea market established by the proprietors of two Cold Spring businesses to help revitalize the area. Find some of the finest goods from local...

Where:
Bazaar-on-Hudson
103 Main St.
Cold Spring, NY  10516
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Along His Own Lines, which opens this month at the Dorsky Museum, is the first museum survey of the works of realist painter Eugene Speicher (1883-1962) since 1963. Born in Buffalo, Speicher...

Where:
SUNY New Paltz campus
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
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Join us from 5-7 pm on Saturday, April 12th for the Opening Reception of our "Celebrating The Beatles' 50th Anniversary" show, featuring photographs of John Lennon by Brian Hamill. The Betsy...

Cost: 0

Where:
The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
43 East Market Street
Suite 2
Rhinebeck, NY  12572
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Sponsor: The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
Telephone: 845-516-4435
Contact Name: Betsy Jacaruso
Website »

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Reel Expressions Youth Film Festival: Seeking Creative Pieces from Young Filmmakers   The Children’s Media Project (CMP) has announced the date of its 2nd Annual Reel Expressions Youth...

Cost: 0

Where:
Children's Media Project
42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Sponsor: Children's Media Project
Telephone: 845-485-4480
Contact Name: Nicole or MaryEllen
Website »

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Sundays, 1:30-4pm Using the live model and photographs, students will learn to paint the human figure in casual poses and also combine several poses into one work. Students are encouraged to...

Cost: $15 per session

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
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After being shuttered for about seven months due to financial woes, the Paramount Theater in Peekskill is up and running once again. Now known as the Paramount Hudson Valley, the beautifully...

Cost: $8. $5 seniors and children

Where:
Paramount Hudson Valley
1008 Brown Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Telephone: 914-739-0039
Website »

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April 12 - July 2014 This new exhibition at The Moviehouse Studio Gallery in Millerton, NY features the exquisite and deeply moving images of photographer Francesco Mastalia. To create these...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Moviehouse
48 Main Street
Millerton, NY  12546
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Telephone: 518.789.0022
Website »

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March 29 – May 11, 2014   Blechman is a modern master of all things visual whose timeless intellect and stripped-down artistry propels his enduring relevancy. He is one of the few artists...

Cost: Open to the public

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
Website »

More information

Opening reception for artist April 5, 2014, 6-8pm at One Mile Gallery. Exhibit open through April 26, 2014. Neal Hollinger’s works rarely seem as if they’ve been hung on the wall. Rather,...

Cost: Free

Where:
One Mile Gallery
475 Abeel Street
Kingston, NY  12401
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Telephone: 917 715 2877
Website »

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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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Organized by the Menil Collection of Houston, this traveling exhibit includes more than 50 pieces by Bess (1911-1977), a self-described “outsider” artist who painted abstract symbols...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors, Free under 12 years old

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

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A selection of postcards collected by Nyack history enthusiast Robert Courtwright are on display at the Nyack Public Library. Open daily, call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Nyack Public Library
59 South Broadway
Nyack, NY  10960
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Telephone: 845-358-3370
Website »

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With bold geometric shapes and vivid colors, the art created in the 1980s has an unmistakable look. But do the asymmetric lines and Day-Glo colors suggest a deeper message than simply artistic...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

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In the visual arts, the depiction of light — emanating either from a natural or manmade source — has challenged painters, photographers, and other artists for centuries. Entitled...

Where:
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Telephone: 845-437-5632
Website »

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Johns, a premier American artist, and printmaker Lund have had a 30-year working relationship. This exhibit highlights their collaboration with never-before-exhibited proofs, plates, and photos....

Cost: 7. $5 students & seniors. Free under 12

Where:
The Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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Poster art advertising our country’s parks and other natural resources, created as part of FDR’s New Deal program, are juxtaposed with 50 newly designed works that reinterpret the...

Cost: 7. Children free

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library &
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY  12538
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Telephone: 1-800-FDR-VISIT
Website »

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Now 85, Secunda — a painter, sculptor, and printmaker — is especially noted for his graphic designs, which often make use of striated bands of color to represent nature scenes. Works...

Cost: $0

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Nerburgh, NY  12550
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Telephone: 845-569-4997
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Photographs by Bianca Tanis and mixed media paintings by Liza Mills make up this exhibit. Call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Unison Arts Center
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Telephone: 845-255-1559
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Photos, oil paintings, watercolors, and other media are employed by a dozen local artists, who offer their interpretations of landscape views. Opening reception Apr. 5, 6-8 p.m. Gallery hours...

Cost: $0

Where:
Tivoli Artists Gallery
60 Broadway
Tivoli, NY  12583
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Telephone: 845-757-2667
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Question: How many balloons does it take to construct a 35-foot-tall installation reminiscient of two pieces of candy corn suspended in the air? Answer: 6,000 balloons! See artist Jason...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Bridge Street Theatre
44 W. Bridge St.
Catskill, NY  12414
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Telephone: 518-943-3400
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 Selected photo images are on view at this juried exhibit, which last year received more than 250 entries from artists around the world. Wed.-Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
The Center for Photography
59 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY  12498
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Telephone: 845-679-9957
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Bronze busts of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, sculpted by Carolyn Palmer of Montgomery in Orange County, are on view. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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This show features artworks by eight artists, including paintings, prints, sculpture, and multimedia creations. The unifying theme is the use of black: Each artist incorporates the absence of...

Cost: $0

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
622 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: 518-828-1915
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This annual design competition challenges teams of architects to build creative structures made entirely of canned food items. See the results of the eight top entries before they are dismantled...

Cost: $0

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

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Based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow, this mostly sung-through musical chronicles life in turn-of-the-20th-century America from the perspective of three disparate groups: African-Americans,...

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

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Thru July: Art at the Core Subtitled “The Intersection of Visual Art, Performance, and Technology,” this 10-month-long exhibit features works by two dozen contemporary...

Where:
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art
1701 Main St.
Peekskill, NY
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Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

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Braves Travel Baseball is seeking competitive players 7-14 years old for for Spring, Summer, and Fall Baseball. Contact Gordon A. Moccio 845-667-4289 or go to kentbraves.com for more...

Cost: Vary

Where:
, NY

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Feb. 15-May 18: The Art of Video Games Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, this exhibit traces the evolution of this unique narrative art form.  Eighty games are...

Cost: 5, $3 seniors & youth 5-16, under 5 free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave.
Yonkers, NY
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

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The most traumatic time in our nation’s history is revisited in this exhibit of historical documents and other materials related to the Civil War. Included is the constitution drafted by...

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Newburgh, NY  12550
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Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

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This two-pronged series features readings and lectures by top-shelf fiction and nonfiction writers, as well as screenings of movies that are often linked in some way to the visiting authors....

Where:
University at Albany
Albany, NY  12203


Telephone: 518-442-5620
Website »

More information

GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute has owned a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies and coffins since purchasing them from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This...

Cost: 10; $8 for seniors and students; $6 for children under 13

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

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Looking for something for your kids to do when they are on break from school? Frost Valley YMCA’s Day Camp Program offers Break Camps in the fall, winter, and spring. Daily activities include...

Cost: $160/4 days OR $185/5 days

Where:
Frost Valley YMCA
2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville , NY  12725
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Sponsor: Frost Valley YMCA
Telephone: 845-985-2291
Website »

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GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute owns a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies purchased from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This exhibit includes the mummies and...

Cost: 10, $8 seniors & students, $6 children under 13, children under 6 free

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

More information

Join us from 5-7 pm on Saturday, April 12th for the Opening Reception of our "Celebrating The Beatles' 50th Anniversary" show, featuring photographs of John Lennon by Brian Hamill. The Betsy...

Cost: 0

Where:
The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
43 East Market Street
Suite 2
Rhinebeck, NY  12572
View map »


Sponsor: The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
Telephone: 845-516-4435
Contact Name: Betsy Jacaruso
Website »

More information

Reel Expressions Youth Film Festival: Seeking Creative Pieces from Young Filmmakers   The Children’s Media Project (CMP) has announced the date of its 2nd Annual Reel Expressions Youth...

Cost: 0

Where:
Children's Media Project
42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Sponsor: Children's Media Project
Telephone: 845-485-4480
Contact Name: Nicole or MaryEllen
Website »

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Fagan is a former Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus clown and has worked with the Walt Disney Company, Nickelodeon JR. Television, and Scholastic’s Magic School Bus Live.  Shakespeare’s...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
Website »

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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
Website »

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April 12 - July 2014 This new exhibition at The Moviehouse Studio Gallery in Millerton, NY features the exquisite and deeply moving images of photographer Francesco Mastalia. To create these...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Moviehouse
48 Main Street
Millerton, NY  12546
View map »


Telephone: 518.789.0022
Website »

More information

March 29 – May 11, 2014   Blechman is a modern master of all things visual whose timeless intellect and stripped-down artistry propels his enduring relevancy. He is one of the few artists...

Cost: Open to the public

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
View map »


Telephone: (518) 822-4181
Website »

More information

Opening reception for artist April 5, 2014, 6-8pm at One Mile Gallery. Exhibit open through April 26, 2014. Neal Hollinger’s works rarely seem as if they’ve been hung on the wall. Rather,...

Cost: Free

Where:
One Mile Gallery
475 Abeel Street
Kingston, NY  12401
View map »


Telephone: 917 715 2877
Website »

More information

Poster art advertising our country’s parks and other natural resources, created as part of FDR’s New Deal program, are juxtaposed with 50 newly designed works that reinterpret the...

Cost: 7. Children free

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library &
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY  12538
View map »


Telephone: 1-800-FDR-VISIT
Website »

More information

Johns, a premier American artist, and printmaker Lund have had a 30-year working relationship. This exhibit highlights their collaboration with never-before-exhibited proofs, plates, and photos....

Cost: 7. $5 students & seniors. Free under 12

Where:
The Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

In the visual arts, the depiction of light — emanating either from a natural or manmade source — has challenged painters, photographers, and other artists for centuries. Entitled...

Where:
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Telephone: 845-437-5632
Website »

More information

Based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow, this mostly sung-through musical chronicles life in turn-of-the-20th-century America from the perspective of three disparate groups: African-Americans,...

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


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

With bold geometric shapes and vivid colors, the art created in the 1980s has an unmistakable look. But do the asymmetric lines and Day-Glo colors suggest a deeper message than simply artistic...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  12561
View map »


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

Organized by the Menil Collection of Houston, this traveling exhibit includes more than 50 pieces by Bess (1911-1977), a self-described “outsider” artist who painted abstract symbols...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors, Free under 12 years old

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

Braves Travel Baseball is seeking competitive players 7-14 years old for for Spring, Summer, and Fall Baseball. Contact Gordon A. Moccio 845-667-4289 or go to kentbraves.com for more...

Cost: Vary

Where:
, NY

More information

GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute has owned a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies and coffins since purchasing them from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This...

Cost: 10; $8 for seniors and students; $6 for children under 13

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

More information

A selection of postcards collected by Nyack history enthusiast Robert Courtwright are on display at the Nyack Public Library. Open daily, call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Nyack Public Library
59 South Broadway
Nyack, NY  10960
View map »


Telephone: 845-358-3370
Website »

More information

Feb. 15-May 18: The Art of Video Games Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, this exhibit traces the evolution of this unique narrative art form.  Eighty games are...

Cost: 5, $3 seniors & youth 5-16, under 5 free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave.
Yonkers, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

Thru July: Art at the Core Subtitled “The Intersection of Visual Art, Performance, and Technology,” this 10-month-long exhibit features works by two dozen contemporary...

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


Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

More information

This two-pronged series features readings and lectures by top-shelf fiction and nonfiction writers, as well as screenings of movies that are often linked in some way to the visiting authors....

Where:
University at Albany
Albany, NY  12203


Telephone: 518-442-5620
Website »

More information

The most traumatic time in our nation’s history is revisited in this exhibit of historical documents and other materials related to the Civil War. Included is the constitution drafted by...

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Newburgh, NY  12550
View map »


Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

More information

This annual design competition challenges teams of architects to build creative structures made entirely of canned food items. See the results of the eight top entries before they are dismantled...

Cost: $0

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


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

 Selected photo images are on view at this juried exhibit, which last year received more than 250 entries from artists around the world. Wed.-Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
The Center for Photography
59 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY  12498
View map »


Telephone: 845-679-9957
Website »

More information

Photos, oil paintings, watercolors, and other media are employed by a dozen local artists, who offer their interpretations of landscape views. Opening reception Apr. 5, 6-8 p.m. Gallery hours...

Cost: $0

Where:
Tivoli Artists Gallery
60 Broadway
Tivoli, NY  12583
View map »


Telephone: 845-757-2667
Website »

More information

Now 85, Secunda — a painter, sculptor, and printmaker — is especially noted for his graphic designs, which often make use of striated bands of color to represent nature scenes. Works...

Cost: $0

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Nerburgh, NY  12550
View map »


Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

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Bronze busts of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, sculpted by Carolyn Palmer of Montgomery in Orange County, are on view. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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Question: How many balloons does it take to construct a 35-foot-tall installation reminiscient of two pieces of candy corn suspended in the air? Answer: 6,000 balloons! See artist Jason...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Bridge Street Theatre
44 W. Bridge St.
Catskill, NY  12414
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Telephone: 518-943-3400
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Photographs by Bianca Tanis and mixed media paintings by Liza Mills make up this exhibit. Call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Unison Arts Center
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Telephone: 845-255-1559
Website »

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This show features artworks by eight artists, including paintings, prints, sculpture, and multimedia creations. The unifying theme is the use of black: Each artist incorporates the absence of...

Cost: $0

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
622 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: 518-828-1915
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Looking for something for your kids to do when they are on break from school? Frost Valley YMCA’s Day Camp Program offers Break Camps in the fall, winter, and spring. Daily activities include...

Cost: $160/4 days OR $185/5 days

Where:
Frost Valley YMCA
2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville , NY  12725
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Sponsor: Frost Valley YMCA
Telephone: 845-985-2291
Website »

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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
View map »


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

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GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute owns a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies purchased from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This exhibit includes the mummies and...

Cost: 10, $8 seniors & students, $6 children under 13, children under 6 free

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

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Join us from 5-7 pm on Saturday, April 12th for the Opening Reception of our "Celebrating The Beatles' 50th Anniversary" show, featuring photographs of John Lennon by Brian Hamill. The Betsy...

Cost: 0

Where:
The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
43 East Market Street
Suite 2
Rhinebeck, NY  12572
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Sponsor: The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
Telephone: 845-516-4435
Contact Name: Betsy Jacaruso
Website »

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Reel Expressions Youth Film Festival: Seeking Creative Pieces from Young Filmmakers   The Children’s Media Project (CMP) has announced the date of its 2nd Annual Reel Expressions Youth...

Cost: 0

Where:
Children's Media Project
42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Sponsor: Children's Media Project
Telephone: 845-485-4480
Contact Name: Nicole or MaryEllen
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Afterschool program with the Intermediate School Participants will visit the kitchens of local restaurants including Hudson Food Studio, Café Le Perche, Local 111 and other local chefs for...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
Website »

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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
Website »

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April 12 - July 2014 This new exhibition at The Moviehouse Studio Gallery in Millerton, NY features the exquisite and deeply moving images of photographer Francesco Mastalia. To create these...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Moviehouse
48 Main Street
Millerton, NY  12546
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Telephone: 518.789.0022
Website »

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March 29 – May 11, 2014   Blechman is a modern master of all things visual whose timeless intellect and stripped-down artistry propels his enduring relevancy. He is one of the few artists...

Cost: Open to the public

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
Website »

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Opening reception for artist April 5, 2014, 6-8pm at One Mile Gallery. Exhibit open through April 26, 2014. Neal Hollinger’s works rarely seem as if they’ve been hung on the wall. Rather,...

Cost: Free

Where:
One Mile Gallery
475 Abeel Street
Kingston, NY  12401
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Telephone: 917 715 2877
Website »

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Poster art advertising our country’s parks and other natural resources, created as part of FDR’s New Deal program, are juxtaposed with 50 newly designed works that reinterpret the...

Cost: 7. Children free

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library &
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY  12538
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Telephone: 1-800-FDR-VISIT
Website »

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In the visual arts, the depiction of light — emanating either from a natural or manmade source — has challenged painters, photographers, and other artists for centuries. Entitled...

Where:
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Telephone: 845-437-5632
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With bold geometric shapes and vivid colors, the art created in the 1980s has an unmistakable look. But do the asymmetric lines and Day-Glo colors suggest a deeper message than simply artistic...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

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Johns, a premier American artist, and printmaker Lund have had a 30-year working relationship. This exhibit highlights their collaboration with never-before-exhibited proofs, plates, and photos....

Cost: 7. $5 students & seniors. Free under 12

Where:
The Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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Based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow, this mostly sung-through musical chronicles life in turn-of-the-20th-century America from the perspective of three disparate groups: African-Americans,...

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

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This two-pronged series features readings and lectures by top-shelf fiction and nonfiction writers, as well as screenings of movies that are often linked in some way to the visiting authors....

Where:
University at Albany
Albany, NY  12203


Telephone: 518-442-5620
Website »

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The most traumatic time in our nation’s history is revisited in this exhibit of historical documents and other materials related to the Civil War. Included is the constitution drafted by...

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Newburgh, NY  12550
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Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

More information

Bronze busts of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, sculpted by Carolyn Palmer of Montgomery in Orange County, are on view. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

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


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Organized by the Menil Collection of Houston, this traveling exhibit includes more than 50 pieces by Bess (1911-1977), a self-described “outsider” artist who painted abstract symbols...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors, Free under 12 years old

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

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Thru July: Art at the Core Subtitled “The Intersection of Visual Art, Performance, and Technology,” this 10-month-long exhibit features works by two dozen contemporary...

Where:
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art
1701 Main St.
Peekskill, NY
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Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

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This annual design competition challenges teams of architects to build creative structures made entirely of canned food items. See the results of the eight top entries before they are dismantled...

Cost: $0

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


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Question: How many balloons does it take to construct a 35-foot-tall installation reminiscient of two pieces of candy corn suspended in the air? Answer: 6,000 balloons! See artist Jason...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Bridge Street Theatre
44 W. Bridge St.
Catskill, NY  12414
View map »


Telephone: 518-943-3400
Website »

More information

Photos, oil paintings, watercolors, and other media are employed by a dozen local artists, who offer their interpretations of landscape views. Opening reception Apr. 5, 6-8 p.m. Gallery hours...

Cost: $0

Where:
Tivoli Artists Gallery
60 Broadway
Tivoli, NY  12583
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Telephone: 845-757-2667
Website »

More information

This show features artworks by eight artists, including paintings, prints, sculpture, and multimedia creations. The unifying theme is the use of black: Each artist incorporates the absence of...

Cost: $0

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
622 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
View map »


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Photographs by Bianca Tanis and mixed media paintings by Liza Mills make up this exhibit. Call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Unison Arts Center
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY  12561
View map »


Telephone: 845-255-1559
Website »

More information

A selection of postcards collected by Nyack history enthusiast Robert Courtwright are on display at the Nyack Public Library. Open daily, call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Nyack Public Library
59 South Broadway
Nyack, NY  10960
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Telephone: 845-358-3370
Website »

More information

Now 85, Secunda — a painter, sculptor, and printmaker — is especially noted for his graphic designs, which often make use of striated bands of color to represent nature scenes. Works...

Cost: $0

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Nerburgh, NY  12550
View map »


Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

More information

 Selected photo images are on view at this juried exhibit, which last year received more than 250 entries from artists around the world. Wed.-Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
The Center for Photography
59 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY  12498
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Telephone: 845-679-9957
Website »

More information

Feb. 15-May 18: The Art of Video Games Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, this exhibit traces the evolution of this unique narrative art form.  Eighty games are...

Cost: 5, $3 seniors & youth 5-16, under 5 free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave.
Yonkers, NY
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute has owned a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies and coffins since purchasing them from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This...

Cost: 10; $8 for seniors and students; $6 for children under 13

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

More information

New Yoga Classes Opening at Path to Bliss Yoga Studio! Pleasant Valley welcomes Cynthia Glynn, ERYT-500, who will be teaching two new classes on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings: Tuesdays,...

Cost: 16 drop in

Where:
Path to Bliss Yoga
1558 Main St.
Pleasant Valley, NY  12569
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Sponsor: Cynthia Glynn, ERYT500
Website »

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Braves Travel Baseball is seeking competitive players 7-14 years old for for Spring, Summer, and Fall Baseball. Contact Gordon A. Moccio 845-667-4289 or go to kentbraves.com for more...

Cost: Vary

Where:
, NY

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Looking for something for your kids to do when they are on break from school? Frost Valley YMCA’s Day Camp Program offers Break Camps in the fall, winter, and spring. Daily activities include...

Cost: $160/4 days OR $185/5 days

Where:
Frost Valley YMCA
2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville , NY  12725
View map »


Sponsor: Frost Valley YMCA
Telephone: 845-985-2291
Website »

More information

GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute owns a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies purchased from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This exhibit includes the mummies and...

Cost: 10, $8 seniors & students, $6 children under 13, children under 6 free

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-463-4478
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 »

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Along His Own Lines, which opens this month at the Dorsky Museum, is the first museum survey of the works of realist painter Eugene Speicher (1883-1962) since 1963. Born in Buffalo, Speicher...

Where:
SUNY New Paltz campus
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

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Join us from 5-7 pm on Saturday, April 12th for the Opening Reception of our "Celebrating The Beatles' 50th Anniversary" show, featuring photographs of John Lennon by Brian Hamill. The Betsy...

Cost: 0

Where:
The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
43 East Market Street
Suite 2
Rhinebeck, NY  12572
View map »


Sponsor: The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
Telephone: 845-516-4435
Contact Name: Betsy Jacaruso
Website »

More information

Reel Expressions Youth Film Festival: Seeking Creative Pieces from Young Filmmakers   The Children’s Media Project (CMP) has announced the date of its 2nd Annual Reel Expressions Youth...

Cost: 0

Where:
Children's Media Project
42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Sponsor: Children's Media Project
Telephone: 845-485-4480
Contact Name: Nicole or MaryEllen
Website »

More information

Nusinov, a resident of Greenwood Lake and an award-winning artist, returns this spring to teach oil painting, which will include tips and techniques for sketching.   Registration is required...

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenwood Lake Public Library
79 Waterstone Road
Greenwood Lake, NY  10925
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Sponsor: Greenwood Lake Public Library
Telephone: 845-477-8377
Contact Name: Kelly Corrado
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

April 12 - July 2014 This new exhibition at The Moviehouse Studio Gallery in Millerton, NY features the exquisite and deeply moving images of photographer Francesco Mastalia. To create these...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Moviehouse
48 Main Street
Millerton, NY  12546
View map »


Telephone: 518.789.0022
Website »

More information

March 29 – May 11, 2014   Blechman is a modern master of all things visual whose timeless intellect and stripped-down artistry propels his enduring relevancy. He is one of the few artists...

Cost: Open to the public

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
View map »


Telephone: (518) 822-4181
Website »

More information

A hip hop dance workshop taught by Anthony Molina, dancer and choreographer whose credits include 106 & Park, Bad Boys Comedy Show, 1st place at the Apollo Theater, Senior Hip Hop Arnold Classic...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
Website »

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Students in grades 3 through 5 and their parents read selected books and participate in a conversation about literature facilitated by Hudson City School Teacher Ellen Huemmer.

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
View map »


Telephone: (518) 822-4181
Website »

More information

Opening reception for artist April 5, 2014, 6-8pm at One Mile Gallery. Exhibit open through April 26, 2014. Neal Hollinger’s works rarely seem as if they’ve been hung on the wall. Rather,...

Cost: Free

Where:
One Mile Gallery
475 Abeel Street
Kingston, NY  12401
View map »


Telephone: 917 715 2877
Website »

More information

In 1810, John Jacob Astor sent out two advance parties to settle the wild, unclaimed western coast of North America. More than half of his men died violent deaths. The others survived starvation,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Oblong Books & Music
6422 Montgomery Street
Rhinebeck, NY  12572
View map »


Sponsor: Oblong Books & Music
Telephone: 845-876-0500
Website »

More information

Bronze busts of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, sculpted by Carolyn Palmer of Montgomery in Orange County, are on view. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

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


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

This annual design competition challenges teams of architects to build creative structures made entirely of canned food items. See the results of the eight top entries before they are dismantled...

Cost: $0

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


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

A selection of postcards collected by Nyack history enthusiast Robert Courtwright are on display at the Nyack Public Library. Open daily, call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Nyack Public Library
59 South Broadway
Nyack, NY  10960
View map »


Telephone: 845-358-3370
Website »

More information

Organized by the Menil Collection of Houston, this traveling exhibit includes more than 50 pieces by Bess (1911-1977), a self-described “outsider” artist who painted abstract symbols...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors, Free under 12 years old

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

With bold geometric shapes and vivid colors, the art created in the 1980s has an unmistakable look. But do the asymmetric lines and Day-Glo colors suggest a deeper message than simply artistic...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  12561
View map »


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

In the visual arts, the depiction of light — emanating either from a natural or manmade source — has challenged painters, photographers, and other artists for centuries. Entitled...

Where:
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Telephone: 845-437-5632
Website »

More information

Now 85, Secunda — a painter, sculptor, and printmaker — is especially noted for his graphic designs, which often make use of striated bands of color to represent nature scenes. Works...

Cost: $0

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Nerburgh, NY  12550
View map »


Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

More information

New Yoga Classes Opening at Path to Bliss Yoga Studio! Pleasant Valley welcomes Cynthia Glynn, ERYT-500, who will be teaching two new classes on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings: Tuesdays,...

Cost: 16 drop in

Where:
Path to Bliss Yoga
1558 Main St.
Pleasant Valley, NY  12569
View map »


Sponsor: Cynthia Glynn, ERYT500
Website »

More information

 Selected photo images are on view at this juried exhibit, which last year received more than 250 entries from artists around the world. Wed.-Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
The Center for Photography
59 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY  12498
View map »


Telephone: 845-679-9957
Website »

More information

Photos, oil paintings, watercolors, and other media are employed by a dozen local artists, who offer their interpretations of landscape views. Opening reception Apr. 5, 6-8 p.m. Gallery hours...

Cost: $0

Where:
Tivoli Artists Gallery
60 Broadway
Tivoli, NY  12583
View map »


Telephone: 845-757-2667
Website »

More information

Question: How many balloons does it take to construct a 35-foot-tall installation reminiscient of two pieces of candy corn suspended in the air? Answer: 6,000 balloons! See artist Jason...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Bridge Street Theatre
44 W. Bridge St.
Catskill, NY  12414
View map »


Telephone: 518-943-3400
Website »

More information

Photographs by Bianca Tanis and mixed media paintings by Liza Mills make up this exhibit. Call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Unison Arts Center
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY  12561
View map »


Telephone: 845-255-1559
Website »

More information

Poster art advertising our country’s parks and other natural resources, created as part of FDR’s New Deal program, are juxtaposed with 50 newly designed works that reinterpret the...

Cost: 7. Children free

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library &
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY  12538
View map »


Telephone: 1-800-FDR-VISIT
Website »

More information

GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute has owned a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies and coffins since purchasing them from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This...

Cost: 10; $8 for seniors and students; $6 for children under 13

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

More information

Feb. 15-May 18: The Art of Video Games Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, this exhibit traces the evolution of this unique narrative art form.  Eighty games are...

Cost: 5, $3 seniors & youth 5-16, under 5 free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave.
Yonkers, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

Braves Travel Baseball is seeking competitive players 7-14 years old for for Spring, Summer, and Fall Baseball. Contact Gordon A. Moccio 845-667-4289 or go to kentbraves.com for more...

Cost: Vary

Where:
, NY

More information

Johns, a premier American artist, and printmaker Lund have had a 30-year working relationship. This exhibit highlights their collaboration with never-before-exhibited proofs, plates, and photos....

Cost: 7. $5 students & seniors. Free under 12

Where:
The Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

Thru July: Art at the Core Subtitled “The Intersection of Visual Art, Performance, and Technology,” this 10-month-long exhibit features works by two dozen contemporary...

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


Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

More information

Based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow, this mostly sung-through musical chronicles life in turn-of-the-20th-century America from the perspective of three disparate groups: African-Americans,...

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


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

The most traumatic time in our nation’s history is revisited in this exhibit of historical documents and other materials related to the Civil War. Included is the constitution drafted by...

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Newburgh, NY  12550
View map »


Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

More information

This two-pronged series features readings and lectures by top-shelf fiction and nonfiction writers, as well as screenings of movies that are often linked in some way to the visiting authors....

Where:
University at Albany
Albany, NY  12203


Telephone: 518-442-5620
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Looking for something for your kids to do when they are on break from school? Frost Valley YMCA’s Day Camp Program offers Break Camps in the fall, winter, and spring. Daily activities include...

Cost: $160/4 days OR $185/5 days

Where:
Frost Valley YMCA
2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville , NY  12725
View map »


Sponsor: Frost Valley YMCA
Telephone: 845-985-2291
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

GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute owns a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies purchased from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This exhibit includes the mummies and...

Cost: 10, $8 seniors & students, $6 children under 13, children under 6 free

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

More information

Join us from 5-7 pm on Saturday, April 12th for the Opening Reception of our "Celebrating The Beatles' 50th Anniversary" show, featuring photographs of John Lennon by Brian Hamill. The Betsy...

Cost: 0

Where:
The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
43 East Market Street
Suite 2
Rhinebeck, NY  12572
View map »


Sponsor: The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
Telephone: 845-516-4435
Contact Name: Betsy Jacaruso
Website »

More information

Stop by for a taste of local bread, produce, apples, pastries, meat, cheese, eggs, jam, pasta and more! Support local enterprise and agriculture! Open to the public Vendors include:...

Cost: Free entry

Where:
College Center, Main Building, Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12604
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Along His Own Lines, which opens this month at the Dorsky Museum, is the first museum survey of the works of realist painter Eugene Speicher (1883-1962) since 1963. Born in Buffalo, Speicher...

Where:
SUNY New Paltz campus
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

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Reel Expressions Youth Film Festival: Seeking Creative Pieces from Young Filmmakers   The Children’s Media Project (CMP) has announced the date of its 2nd Annual Reel Expressions Youth...

Cost: 0

Where:
Children's Media Project
42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Sponsor: Children's Media Project
Telephone: 845-485-4480
Contact Name: Nicole or MaryEllen
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A visual arts workshop for kids 6 and up taught by artist Alison Fox.  Children create paintings, drawings, collages, prints, murals, and sculpture while exploring various media and techniques.

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
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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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April 12 - July 2014 This new exhibition at The Moviehouse Studio Gallery in Millerton, NY features the exquisite and deeply moving images of photographer Francesco Mastalia. To create these...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Moviehouse
48 Main Street
Millerton, NY  12546
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Telephone: 518.789.0022
Website »

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March 29 – May 11, 2014   Blechman is a modern master of all things visual whose timeless intellect and stripped-down artistry propels his enduring relevancy. He is one of the few artists...

Cost: Open to the public

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
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An eye-opening and free opportunity to learn about endangered species Presented by the KeepSafe Project and sponsored by the Mid-Hudson Heritage Center PROGRAM: > "White Gold", a 38...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Mid-Hudson Heritage Center
317 Main Street
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Sponsor: Mid-Hudson Heritage Center
Telephone: (845) 485-8506
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Opening reception for artist April 5, 2014, 6-8pm at One Mile Gallery. Exhibit open through April 26, 2014. Neal Hollinger’s works rarely seem as if they’ve been hung on the wall. Rather,...

Cost: Free

Where:
One Mile Gallery
475 Abeel Street
Kingston, NY  12401
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Telephone: 917 715 2877
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Students will focus on mindfulness as an approach to  drawing the figure.  At the start of each class, a principle of figure drawing will be demonstrated and students, working directly from the...

Cost: $15 per session, $96 for 8-week class pre-paid by Feb. 28

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
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April 17-20, 2014, Thursday (6pm) to Sunday (2:30pm)  The Beauty of Our Lives--A Mindfulness Meditation weekend for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, and Queer Communities, led by...

Cost: $225 to $405/person + teacher donation.

Where:
Garrison Institute
14 Mary's Way
Garrison, NY  10524
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Sponsor: Garrison Institute
Telephone: 845-424-4800
Contact Name: Jane Kolleeny

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DaVinci's painting comes to life on Holy Thursday, 4/17/2014, at 7:30pm at the Reformed Church, 70 Hooker Avenue. Poughkeepsie. Come and join us as the Apostles wrestle with Christ's fate and...

Cost: free will offering

Where:
The Reformed Church
70 Hooker Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Telephone: 845-452-8110
Contact Name: Diana Gensler
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The consummate bluesman, B.B. King has won 18 Grammys and is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer. Opening for the “King of the Blues” is local favorite (and Blues Hall of Fame inductee)...

Cost: $53.50-$92.50

Where:
Palace Theatre
19 Clinton Ave.
Albany, NY  12201
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Telephone: 518-465-3334
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This two-pronged series features readings and lectures by top-shelf fiction and nonfiction writers, as well as screenings of movies that are often linked in some way to the visiting authors....

Where:
University at Albany
Albany, NY  12203


Telephone: 518-442-5620
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Thru July: Art at the Core Subtitled “The Intersection of Visual Art, Performance, and Technology,” this 10-month-long exhibit features works by two dozen contemporary...

Where:
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art
1701 Main St.
Peekskill, NY
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Telephone: 914-788-0100
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Poster art advertising our country’s parks and other natural resources, created as part of FDR’s New Deal program, are juxtaposed with 50 newly designed works that reinterpret the...

Cost: 7. Children free

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library &
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY  12538
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Telephone: 1-800-FDR-VISIT
Website »

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In the visual arts, the depiction of light — emanating either from a natural or manmade source — has challenged painters, photographers, and other artists for centuries. Entitled...

Where:
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Telephone: 845-437-5632
Website »

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With bold geometric shapes and vivid colors, the art created in the 1980s has an unmistakable look. But do the asymmetric lines and Day-Glo colors suggest a deeper message than simply artistic...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
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Johns, a premier American artist, and printmaker Lund have had a 30-year working relationship. This exhibit highlights their collaboration with never-before-exhibited proofs, plates, and photos....

Cost: 7. $5 students & seniors. Free under 12

Where:
The Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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Based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow, this mostly sung-through musical chronicles life in turn-of-the-20th-century America from the perspective of three disparate groups: African-Americans,...

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

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Feb. 15-May 18: The Art of Video Games Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, this exhibit traces the evolution of this unique narrative art form.  Eighty games are...

Cost: 5, $3 seniors & youth 5-16, under 5 free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave.
Yonkers, NY
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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Braves Travel Baseball is seeking competitive players 7-14 years old for for Spring, Summer, and Fall Baseball. Contact Gordon A. Moccio 845-667-4289 or go to kentbraves.com for more...

Cost: Vary

Where:
, NY

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GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute has owned a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies and coffins since purchasing them from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This...

Cost: 10; $8 for seniors and students; $6 for children under 13

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

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Organized by the Menil Collection of Houston, this traveling exhibit includes more than 50 pieces by Bess (1911-1977), a self-described “outsider” artist who painted abstract symbols...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors, Free under 12 years old

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

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A selection of postcards collected by Nyack history enthusiast Robert Courtwright are on display at the Nyack Public Library. Open daily, call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Nyack Public Library
59 South Broadway
Nyack, NY  10960
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Telephone: 845-358-3370
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Photos, oil paintings, watercolors, and other media are employed by a dozen local artists, who offer their interpretations of landscape views. Opening reception Apr. 5, 6-8 p.m. Gallery hours...

Cost: $0

Where:
Tivoli Artists Gallery
60 Broadway
Tivoli, NY  12583
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Telephone: 845-757-2667
Website »

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Question: How many balloons does it take to construct a 35-foot-tall installation reminiscient of two pieces of candy corn suspended in the air? Answer: 6,000 balloons! See artist Jason...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Bridge Street Theatre
44 W. Bridge St.
Catskill, NY  12414
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Telephone: 518-943-3400
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The most traumatic time in our nation’s history is revisited in this exhibit of historical documents and other materials related to the Civil War. Included is the constitution drafted by...

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Newburgh, NY  12550
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Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

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 Selected photo images are on view at this juried exhibit, which last year received more than 250 entries from artists around the world. Wed.-Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
The Center for Photography
59 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY  12498
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Telephone: 845-679-9957
Website »

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Bronze busts of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, sculpted by Carolyn Palmer of Montgomery in Orange County, are on view. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

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Now 85, Secunda — a painter, sculptor, and printmaker — is especially noted for his graphic designs, which often make use of striated bands of color to represent nature scenes. Works...

Cost: $0

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Nerburgh, NY  12550
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Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

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Photographs by Bianca Tanis and mixed media paintings by Liza Mills make up this exhibit. Call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Unison Arts Center
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Telephone: 845-255-1559
Website »

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This annual design competition challenges teams of architects to build creative structures made entirely of canned food items. See the results of the eight top entries before they are dismantled...

Cost: $0

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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Looking for something for your kids to do when they are on break from school? Frost Valley YMCA’s Day Camp Program offers Break Camps in the fall, winter, and spring. Daily activities include...

Cost: $160/4 days OR $185/5 days

Where:
Frost Valley YMCA
2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville , NY  12725
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Sponsor: Frost Valley YMCA
Telephone: 845-985-2291
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Schoharie’s Easter Egg Exhibit returns after a 10-year hiatus. More than 5,000 hand-decorated Easter eggs depict a Viennese ballet, presidents of the United States, and Egg Brothers’...

Cost: $5, $10 per family

Where:
112 Covered Bridge Ln.
Schoharie, NY  12157
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Sponsor: Easter Egg Exhibit

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GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute owns a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies purchased from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This exhibit includes the mummies and...

Cost: 10, $8 seniors & students, $6 children under 13, children under 6 free

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-463-4478
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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Join us from 5-7 pm on Saturday, April 12th for the Opening Reception of our "Celebrating The Beatles' 50th Anniversary" show, featuring photographs of John Lennon by Brian Hamill. The Betsy...

Cost: 0

Where:
The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
43 East Market Street
Suite 2
Rhinebeck, NY  12572
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Sponsor: The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
Telephone: 845-516-4435
Contact Name: Betsy Jacaruso
Website »

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Along His Own Lines, which opens this month at the Dorsky Museum, is the first museum survey of the works of realist painter Eugene Speicher (1883-1962) since 1963. Born in Buffalo, Speicher...

Where:
SUNY New Paltz campus
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
View map »


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

Reel Expressions Youth Film Festival: Seeking Creative Pieces from Young Filmmakers   The Children’s Media Project (CMP) has announced the date of its 2nd Annual Reel Expressions Youth...

Cost: 0

Where:
Children's Media Project
42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Sponsor: Children's Media Project
Telephone: 845-485-4480
Contact Name: Nicole or MaryEllen
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

April 12 - July 2014 This new exhibition at The Moviehouse Studio Gallery in Millerton, NY features the exquisite and deeply moving images of photographer Francesco Mastalia. To create these...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Moviehouse
48 Main Street
Millerton, NY  12546
View map »


Telephone: 518.789.0022
Website »

More information

The Hudson Valley Fair returns for three consecutive weekends at Dutchess Stadium, featuring amusement rides, a petting zoo, pony and camel rides, illusionists, trapeze acts, classic fair food,...

Cost: $7, children under 2 free

Where:
Dutchess Stadium
1500 Rte. 9D
Wappingers Falls, NY  12590
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Website »

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March 29 – May 11, 2014   Blechman is a modern master of all things visual whose timeless intellect and stripped-down artistry propels his enduring relevancy. He is one of the few artists...

Cost: Open to the public

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
View map »


Telephone: (518) 822-4181
Website »

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This is a weekend just for girls: mothers, daughters, nieces, sisters, grandmothers and friends. Come and enjoy a wonderful weekend at East Valley Ranch focusing on relaxing together and spending...

Cost: Contact info@frostvalley.org

Where:
East Valley Ranch: Frost Valley YMCA
21 Straus Lane
Claryville, NY  12725
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Sponsor: Frost Valley YMCA
Telephone: 845-985-2291
Website »

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Opening reception for artist April 5, 2014, 6-8pm at One Mile Gallery. Exhibit open through April 26, 2014. Neal Hollinger’s works rarely seem as if they’ve been hung on the wall. Rather,...

Cost: Free

Where:
One Mile Gallery
475 Abeel Street
Kingston, NY  12401
View map »


Telephone: 917 715 2877
Website »

More information

April 17-20, 2014, Thursday (6pm) to Sunday (2:30pm)  The Beauty of Our Lives--A Mindfulness Meditation weekend for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, and Queer Communities, led by...

Cost: $225 to $405/person + teacher donation.

Where:
Garrison Institute
14 Mary's Way
Garrison, NY  10524
View map »


Sponsor: Garrison Institute
Telephone: 845-424-4800
Contact Name: Jane Kolleeny

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The 1971 police drama The French Connection broke cinematic ground for its gritty, realistic look at New York’s drug trade. Based on a true story, the film follows a pair of narcotics...

Cost: $6

Where:
Bardavon Opera House
35 Market St.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Telephone: 845-473-2072
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Chicago’s Tammy McCann has been compared to Dinah Washington with her soulful vocals. Classically trained, McCann performed with Ray Charles for several years. Her powerful,...

Cost: $15

Where:
Roscoe's Room at Alvin & Friends
14 Memorial Hwy.
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: G&J Productions
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In the hill country of Spain, a man learns his former fiancee is to be married, and a passion awakens in him that will not be quenched until he has destroyed her wedding day. Lorca’s gorgeous,...

Cost: $17.50

Where:
Performing Arts Center at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Sponsor: Purchase College Conservatory of Theatre Arts
Telephone: 914 251-6200
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An SNL alumni, comedian Quinn’s Broadway show, Long Story Short, earned an Emmy nomination for the HBO special it spawned.

Cost: $35-$45

Where:
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
200 Hurd Road
Bethel, NY  12720
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Telephone: 866-781-2922
Website »

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A self-described "late bloomer" musically, folk-rock singer-songwriter Ben Taylor didn't start singing until his early 20s. The hesitation is understandable, given the daunting...

Cost: 20 advanced. $25 day of show

Where:
Helsinki Hudson
405 Columbia Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: 518-828-4800
Website »

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A selection of postcards collected by Nyack history enthusiast Robert Courtwright are on display at the Nyack Public Library. Open daily, call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Nyack Public Library
59 South Broadway
Nyack, NY  10960
View map »


Telephone: 845-358-3370
Website »

More information

With bold geometric shapes and vivid colors, the art created in the 1980s has an unmistakable look. But do the asymmetric lines and Day-Glo colors suggest a deeper message than simply artistic...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  12561
View map »


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

Organized by the Menil Collection of Houston, this traveling exhibit includes more than 50 pieces by Bess (1911-1977), a self-described “outsider” artist who painted abstract symbols...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors, Free under 12 years old

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

Now 85, Secunda — a painter, sculptor, and printmaker — is especially noted for his graphic designs, which often make use of striated bands of color to represent nature scenes. Works...

Cost: $0

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Nerburgh, NY  12550
View map »


Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

More information

In the visual arts, the depiction of light — emanating either from a natural or manmade source — has challenged painters, photographers, and other artists for centuries. Entitled...

Where:
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Telephone: 845-437-5632
Website »

More information

Poster art advertising our country’s parks and other natural resources, created as part of FDR’s New Deal program, are juxtaposed with 50 newly designed works that reinterpret the...

Cost: 7. Children free

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library &
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY  12538
View map »


Telephone: 1-800-FDR-VISIT
Website »

More information

The most traumatic time in our nation’s history is revisited in this exhibit of historical documents and other materials related to the Civil War. Included is the constitution drafted by...

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Newburgh, NY  12550
View map »


Telephone: 845-569-4997
Website »

More information

Based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow, this mostly sung-through musical chronicles life in turn-of-the-20th-century America from the perspective of three disparate groups: African-Americans,...

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


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

Johns, a premier American artist, and printmaker Lund have had a 30-year working relationship. This exhibit highlights their collaboration with never-before-exhibited proofs, plates, and photos....

Cost: 7. $5 students & seniors. Free under 12

Where:
The Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

Photographs by Bianca Tanis and mixed media paintings by Liza Mills make up this exhibit. Call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Unison Arts Center
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY  12561
View map »


Telephone: 845-255-1559
Website »

More information

This annual design competition challenges teams of architects to build creative structures made entirely of canned food items. See the results of the eight top entries before they are dismantled...

Cost: $0

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


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Thru July: Art at the Core Subtitled “The Intersection of Visual Art, Performance, and Technology,” this 10-month-long exhibit features works by two dozen contemporary...

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


Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

More information

Feb. 15-May 18: The Art of Video Games Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, this exhibit traces the evolution of this unique narrative art form.  Eighty games are...

Cost: 5, $3 seniors & youth 5-16, under 5 free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave.
Yonkers, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

Braves Travel Baseball is seeking competitive players 7-14 years old for for Spring, Summer, and Fall Baseball. Contact Gordon A. Moccio 845-667-4289 or go to kentbraves.com for more...

Cost: Vary

Where:
, NY

More information

This two-pronged series features readings and lectures by top-shelf fiction and nonfiction writers, as well as screenings of movies that are often linked in some way to the visiting authors....

Where:
University at Albany
Albany, NY  12203


Telephone: 518-442-5620
Website »

More information

Question: How many balloons does it take to construct a 35-foot-tall installation reminiscient of two pieces of candy corn suspended in the air? Answer: 6,000 balloons! See artist Jason...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Bridge Street Theatre
44 W. Bridge St.
Catskill, NY  12414
View map »


Telephone: 518-943-3400
Website »

More information

Bronze busts of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, sculpted by Carolyn Palmer of Montgomery in Orange County, are on view. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

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


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute has owned a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies and coffins since purchasing them from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This...

Cost: 10; $8 for seniors and students; $6 for children under 13

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-463-4478
Website »

More information

 Selected photo images are on view at this juried exhibit, which last year received more than 250 entries from artists around the world. Wed.-Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
The Center for Photography
59 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY  12498
View map »


Telephone: 845-679-9957
Website »

More information

Photos, oil paintings, watercolors, and other media are employed by a dozen local artists, who offer their interpretations of landscape views. Opening reception Apr. 5, 6-8 p.m. Gallery hours...

Cost: $0

Where:
Tivoli Artists Gallery
60 Broadway
Tivoli, NY  12583
View map »


Telephone: 845-757-2667
Website »

More information

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Schoharie’s Easter Egg Exhibit returns after a 10-year hiatus. More than 5,000 hand-decorated Easter eggs depict a Viennese ballet, presidents of the United States, and Egg Brothers’...

Cost: $5, $10 per family

Where:
112 Covered Bridge Ln.
Schoharie, NY  12157
View map »


Sponsor: Easter Egg Exhibit

More information

GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute owns a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies purchased from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This exhibit includes the mummies and...

Cost: 10, $8 seniors & students, $6 children under 13, children under 6 free

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-463-4478
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

Learn the basics of the Meisner Method from a protégé of the Master himself who has put this technique to work in all forms of entertainment with great success. Stepping up...

Cost: 395

Where:
Willy Gilly Productions
222 Greenwich Ave.
Goshen, NY  10924
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Saturdays, 10:30am Adult & Teen drum, 11:30am Dance January 11, 18, 25; February 1, (no sessions February 8, 15, 22); March – June 14, 2014 Everybody drum, everybody dance! A weekly...

Cost: $5 Adults; 18 and Under Free

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
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Along His Own Lines, which opens this month at the Dorsky Museum, is the first museum survey of the works of realist painter Eugene Speicher (1883-1962) since 1963. Born in Buffalo, Speicher...

Where:
SUNY New Paltz campus
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
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Once the winter months are over, we like to forget about our wool sweaters. But spring is actually the time when farms start harvesting wool from sheep to make those sweaters. Watch the whole...

Cost: $8

Where:
Clermont State Historic Site
87 Clermont Ave.
Germantown, NY  12526
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Telephone: 518-537-4240
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Join us from 5-7 pm on Saturday, April 12th for the Opening Reception of our "Celebrating The Beatles' 50th Anniversary" show, featuring photographs of John Lennon by Brian Hamill. The Betsy...

Cost: 0

Where:
The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
43 East Market Street
Suite 2
Rhinebeck, NY  12572
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Sponsor: The Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery
Telephone: 845-516-4435
Contact Name: Betsy Jacaruso
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Reel Expressions Youth Film Festival: Seeking Creative Pieces from Young Filmmakers   The Children’s Media Project (CMP) has announced the date of its 2nd Annual Reel Expressions Youth...

Cost: 0

Where:
Children's Media Project
42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Sponsor: Children's Media Project
Telephone: 845-485-4480
Contact Name: Nicole or MaryEllen
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National Record Store Day 2014 -- Join us at the Seven Freedoms Music Center for LIVE Acoustic Music featuring Fred Gillen Jr -- www.fredgillenjr.com

Cost: FREE & All Ages

Where:
Seven Freedoms Music Center
2136 Route 94
Salisbury Mills, NY  12577
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Sponsor: Seven Freedoms Music
Telephone: 845.497.7005
Contact Name: Marc Giammarco
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April 12 - July 2014 This new exhibition at The Moviehouse Studio Gallery in Millerton, NY features the exquisite and deeply moving images of photographer Francesco Mastalia. To create these...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Moviehouse
48 Main Street
Millerton, NY  12546
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Telephone: 518.789.0022
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March 29 – May 11, 2014   Blechman is a modern master of all things visual whose timeless intellect and stripped-down artistry propels his enduring relevancy. He is one of the few artists...

Cost: Open to the public

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: (518) 822-4181
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The Hudson Valley Fair returns for three consecutive weekends at Dutchess Stadium, featuring amusement rides, a petting zoo, pony and camel rides, illusionists, trapeze acts, classic fair food,...

Cost: $7, children under 2 free

Where:
Dutchess Stadium
1500 Rte. 9D
Wappingers Falls, NY  12590
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This chic benefit for Byrdcliffe's art programming tranforms the Kleinert/James into a fabulous, high-style runway show — complete with passed hors d'oeuvres and champagne.

Cost: $50-$75

Where:
Kleinert/James Center for the Arts
34 Tinker St.
Woodstock, NY  12498
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This is a weekend just for girls: mothers, daughters, nieces, sisters, grandmothers and friends. Come and enjoy a wonderful weekend at East Valley Ranch focusing on relaxing together and spending...

Cost: Contact info@frostvalley.org

Where:
East Valley Ranch: Frost Valley YMCA
21 Straus Lane
Claryville, NY  12725
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Sponsor: Frost Valley YMCA
Telephone: 845-985-2291
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April 17-20, 2014, Thursday (6pm) to Sunday (2:30pm)  The Beauty of Our Lives--A Mindfulness Meditation weekend for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, and Queer Communities, led by...

Cost: $225 to $405/person + teacher donation.

Where:
Garrison Institute
14 Mary's Way
Garrison, NY  10524
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Sponsor: Garrison Institute
Telephone: 845-424-4800
Contact Name: Jane Kolleeny

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Opening reception for artist April 5, 2014, 6-8pm at One Mile Gallery. Exhibit open through April 26, 2014. Neal Hollinger’s works rarely seem as if they’ve been hung on the wall. Rather,...

Cost: Free

Where:
One Mile Gallery
475 Abeel Street
Kingston, NY  12401
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Telephone: 917 715 2877
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Reach Out Church of Hyde Park is offering a ten week series of services called Recharge geared towards college students and young adults to hear and experience the good news of Christ in a new...

Cost: Free

Where:
Reach Out Church ANNEX
241 Crum Elbow Road
Hyde Park, NY  12538
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Telephone: 845-229-6080
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An evening of Classical Indian Music with Jay Gandhi performing on Bansuri (Flute) and Ehren Hanson on Tabla. The concert will be followed by an Authentic Indian snack and chai.

Cost: $20 Donation

Where:
Shanti Mandir
51 Muktananda Marg
Walden, NY  12586
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Sponsor: Shanti Mandir
Telephone: 845 778 1008
Contact Name: Shanti Pezet

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In the hill country of Spain, a man learns his former fiancee is to be married, and a passion awakens in him that will not be quenched until he has destroyed her wedding day. Lorca’s gorgeous,...

Cost: $17.50

Where:
Performing Arts Center at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Sponsor: Purchase College Conservatory of Theatre Arts
Telephone: 914 251-6200
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Lee’s music is an amalgam of folk, rock, and soul; his latest release — Mountains of Sorrow, Rivers of Song — has gotten positive reviews from the New York Times and...

Cost: $30-$55

Where:
The Capitol Theatre
149 Westchester Avenue
Port Chester, NY  10573
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Telephone: 914-937-4126
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Sharr White’s The Other Place is given a dramatic reading as part of this monthly series. The play revolves around Juliana, a buttoned-up businesswoman whose confidence is shaken after...

Where:
Uniterian Universalist Congregation
320 Sawkill Road
Kingston, NY  12401
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Catch Mississippi-based singer/songwriter Charlie Mars’s distinctive sound tonight. Influenced by Bob Marley, Bill Withers, and Dire Straights, Mars’s music is a unique combination...

Cost: $25, $10 students

Where:
The Ritz Theater
107 Broadway
Newburgh, NY  12550
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Telephone: 845-784-1199
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Heralded as "a living landmark" (Berkeley Express), "a national treasure" (Guitar Extra) and "one of the greatest living acoustic blues artists" (Blues Revue),...

Cost: 25 advance/$30 at door

Where:
The Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main St.
Beacon, NY  12508
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Telephone: 845-855-1300
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Referred to as a genius and a downtown ringleader by the New Yorker, Jonathan Spottiswoode is the son of an American singer and an English clergyman. WNYC's John Schaefer describes him as...

Cost: 15 advanced. $18 day of show

Where:
Helsinki Hudson
405 Columbia Street
Hudson, NY  12534
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Telephone: 518-828-4800
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Feb. 15-May 18: The Art of Video Games Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, this exhibit traces the evolution of this unique narrative art form.  Eighty games are...

Cost: 5, $3 seniors & youth 5-16, under 5 free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave.
Yonkers, NY
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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Based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow, this mostly sung-through musical chronicles life in turn-of-the-20th-century America from the perspective of three disparate groups: African-Americans,...

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY  10523
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Telephone: 914-592-2222
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Johns, a premier American artist, and printmaker Lund have had a 30-year working relationship. This exhibit highlights their collaboration with never-before-exhibited proofs, plates, and photos....

Cost: 7. $5 students & seniors. Free under 12

Where:
The Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
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Poster art advertising our country’s parks and other natural resources, created as part of FDR’s New Deal program, are juxtaposed with 50 newly designed works that reinterpret the...

Cost: 7. Children free

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library &
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY  12538
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Telephone: 1-800-FDR-VISIT
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The most traumatic time in our nation’s history is revisited in this exhibit of historical documents and other materials related to the Civil War. Included is the constitution drafted by...

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Newburgh, NY  12550
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Telephone: 845-569-4997
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This two-pronged series features readings and lectures by top-shelf fiction and nonfiction writers, as well as screenings of movies that are often linked in some way to the visiting authors....

Where:
University at Albany
Albany, NY  12203


Telephone: 518-442-5620
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GE Presents: The Mystery of the Albany Mummies The institute has owned a pair of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummies and coffins since purchasing them from the Cairo Museum in 1909. This...

Cost: 10; $8 for seniors and students; $6 for children under 13

Where:
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-463-4478
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Braves Travel Baseball is seeking competitive players 7-14 years old for for Spring, Summer, and Fall Baseball. Contact Gordon A. Moccio 845-667-4289 or go to kentbraves.com for more...

Cost: Vary

Where:
, NY

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Thru July: Art at the Core Subtitled “The Intersection of Visual Art, Performance, and Technology,” this 10-month-long exhibit features works by two dozen contemporary...

Where:
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art
1701 Main St.
Peekskill, NY
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Telephone: 914-788-0100
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In the visual arts, the depiction of light — emanating either from a natural or manmade source — has challenged painters, photographers, and other artists for centuries. Entitled...

Where:
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Telephone: 845-437-5632
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With bold geometric shapes and vivid colors, the art created in the 1980s has an unmistakable look. But do the asymmetric lines and Day-Glo colors suggest a deeper message than simply artistic...

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
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Bronze busts of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, sculpted by Carolyn Palmer of Montgomery in Orange County, are on view. Tues.-Sun. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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 Selected photo images are on view at this juried exhibit, which last year received more than 250 entries from artists around the world. Wed.-Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Cost: $0

Where:
The Center for Photography
59 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY  12498
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Telephone: 845-679-9957
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Photos, oil paintings, watercolors, and other media are employed by a dozen local artists, who offer their interpretations of landscape views. Opening reception Apr. 5, 6-8 p.m. Gallery hours...

Cost: $0

Where:
Tivoli Artists Gallery
60 Broadway
Tivoli, NY  12583
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Telephone: 845-757-2667
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This annual design competition challenges teams of architects to build creative structures made entirely of canned food items. See the results of the eight top entries before they are dismantled...

Cost: $0

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY  12201
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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Photographs by Bianca Tanis and mixed media paintings by Liza Mills make up this exhibit. Call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Unison Arts Center
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Telephone: 845-255-1559
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Organized by the Menil Collection of Houston, this traveling exhibit includes more than 50 pieces by Bess (1911-1977), a self-described “outsider” artist who painted abstract symbols...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors, Free under 12 years old

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
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A selection of postcards collected by Nyack history enthusiast Robert Courtwright are on display at the Nyack Public Library. Open daily, call for hours.

Cost: $0

Where:
Nyack Public Library
59 South Broadway
Nyack, NY  10960
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Telephone: 845-358-3370
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Now 85, Secunda — a painter, sculptor, and printmaker — is especially noted for his graphic designs, which often make use of striated bands of color to represent nature scenes. Works...

Cost: $0

Where:
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
94 Broadway
Nerburgh, NY  12550
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Telephone: 845-569-4997
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Question: How many balloons does it take to construct a 35-foot-tall installation reminiscient of two pieces of candy corn suspended in the air? Answer: 6,000 balloons! See artist Jason...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Bridge Street Theatre
44 W. Bridge St.
Catskill, NY  12414
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Telephone: 518-943-3400
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