January 2014

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4 Best Brunches on New Year's Day

Brunch or bust! Start 2014 on the right foot with these four top-notch brunches

3 Top-Notch Dutchess County Diners

With huge menus and “breakfast served all day” policies, diners are a traditional morning choice — and more or less offer the same fare. These three Dutchess County standouts are typical of diners around the Valley

Letters to the Editor in January 2014

Read our letters to the editor for January 2014, including our Where in the Hudson Valley “All Aboard” contest answer

Bacon Swizzle Sticks (Recipe)

Courtesy of the book Bacon Nation by Peter Kaminsky and Marie Rama

27+ Best Breakfasts in the Hudson Valley

After you scan the dishes offered at these 27+ local eateries, you’ll vow to never skip breakfast again. From Texas toast to lemon ricotta pancakes, Valley chefs are gunning to make the morning meal your favorite of the day

Restaurant Review: Farm to Table Bistro in Fishkill, Market Fresh Food and Dining in Dutchess County

Farm fresh: Staying true to its name, a Fishkill bistro delivers a delightful dining experience

Hudson Valley Home Winter 2014

In her new book Love Where You Live, Hammertown Barn owner Joan Osofsky profiles 18 area homes, from rescued farmhouses to a revamped modular. We feature three of them, along with Osofsky’s comments on why these sites exemplify modern country living

Local Writer Reflects on His Family’s Winter Traditions (The Final Word Opinion Column)

Conventional wisdom: A meditation on one family’s enduring winter ritual

Everything You Need to Know About the Polar Vortex of 2014 (According to Hudson Valley Weather)

Hudson Valley chats with self-taught meteorologist Alex Marra of Hudson Valley Weather about the icy chill gripping the Valley

Religion in the Hudson Valley: A Special Year-Long Series

We are proud to introduce our year-long series on religious faith and worship here in the Valley. This monthly feature will spotlight the local history of religious denominations, current trends and opinions on controversial issues

The Most (and Least) Bible-Minded Cities in the Hudson Valley and New York State

Say your prayers… or not

4 Reasons Why National Catholic Schools Week Rocks

Hudson Valley Assistant Editor Rosemary O’Connor reflects on National Catholic Schools Week as Timothy Cardinal Dolan pays a visit to Fishkill

Dolce, Kingston

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Dolce, Kingston

9 More Best Breakfasts (Staff Picks)

The staff at Hudson Valley chimes in on their absolute favorite places to eat breakfast

Pika’s Farm Table, Lake Katrine

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Pika’s Farm Table, Lake Katrine

Pine Plains Platter, Pine Plains

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Pine Plains Platter, Pine Plains

Tanzy’s, Hudson

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Tanzy’s, Hudson

Sweet Sue’s, Phoenicia

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Sweet Sue’s, Phoenicia

Main St. Bistro, New Paltz

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Main St. Bistro, New Paltz

Oriole 9, Woodstock

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Oriole 9, Woodstock

Our Daily Bread Café, Chatham

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Our Daily Bread Café, Chatham

Foundry Café, Cold Spring

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Foundry Café, Cold Spring

Bread Alone, Boiceville, Rhinebeck, Woodstock

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Bread Alone, Boiceville, Rhinebeck, Woodstock

Babette’s Kitchen, Millbrook

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Babette’s Kitchen, Millbrook

The Big Tomato, Poughkeepsie

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: The Big Tomato

Alternative Baker, Rosendale

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Alternative Baker, Rosendale

4 Classic Hudson Valley Brunches in 2014

From Champagne-fueled spreads to specialities from the subcontinent, these four locales turn your Sunday repast into an event well worth the calories

Gigi’s Market, Red Hook (CLOSED)

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Gigi’s Market, Red Hook

Hudson Hil’s, Cold Spring

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Hudson Hil’s, Cold Spring

Joshua’s Café, Woodstock

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Joshua’s Café, Woodstock

Maggie’s Krooked Café & Juice Bar, Tannersville

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Maggie’s Krooked Café & Juice Bar, Tannersville

Café Mio, Gardiner

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Café Mio, Gardiner

Fiddlestix Cafe, Cornwall

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Fiddlestix Cafe, Cornwall

Pass the Thyme, Kinderhook

One of our best places to eat breakfast in 2014: Pass the Thyme, Kinderhook

Remembering Pete Seeger, Legendary Folk Musician

Locals share their stories and memories of Pete Seeger, who passed away on January 27, 2014

Pete Seeger Dies at 94

The iconic songwriter and political activist passes away in New York City

Events: Kids' Play Dates in January 2014

Dane with fancy Nancy, learn about mammals, see some puppet shows

Events: Out & About in January 2014

New year, new dance in Albany, Vassar’s mod squad, and art from the links

Events: Polly’s Editor’s Picks in January 2014

Senior Editor Polly Sparling lists her top event picks for January 2014

Bacon’s Not Just a Breakfast Food Anymore (But We Still Love It For Breakfast) (Editor’s Letter)

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

History and Preservation of the West Point Foundry in Cold Spring

Lost and foundry: An important historic site in Cold Spring gets a major makeover from Scenic Hudson

Cinnamon Indian Bistro, Rhinebeck: Indian Dining and Cuisine in Dutchess County (Mini Restaurant Review)

Indian dining and cuisine at Indian Cinnamon Bistro in Rhinebeck, NY

Where in the Hudson Valley Contest: “Wall Art” Legacy Mural

A new mural offers an upbeat view of a local town’s future

Event Photos and Party Pictures: On the Town (January 2014)

See who’s been out on the town in the Hudson Valley in our January 2014 gallery of party pictures and event photos

Must-Read Cookbook: Bacon Nation

The bacon blitz: It’s not just for breakfast — or big pig-outs — anymore

Chicken Tagine (Recipe)

Courtesy of the book Bacon Nation by Peter Kaminsky and Marie Rama

Local News Stories in the Hudson Valley in January 2014

Using social media to combat relationship violence, and books to while away a winter afternoon. PLUS: Where in the Hudson Valley contest, Commuter Corner travel column, and On the Town party pictures

Mental Health Association of Orange County Launches Text 4 Teens Program

Orange County fights cyber bullying

Restaurant Openings and Closings and Hudson Valley Food and Dining News in January 2014

News and notes from the Valley’s dining scene in January 2014

Reading Room Book Reviews: New Books by Hudson Valley Authors in January 2014

New and noteworthy books with a local flavor

Grace Smith House’s Healthy Relationship Campaign Uses Social Media to Spread Domestic Abuse Awareness Among Teens

The Dutchess County organization hopes its new initiative will help prevent abusive relationships among teens
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February 2016

The St. James Camera Club of Goshen displays 50 of its members’ photographs depicting scenes and events of the lower Hudson Valley. Schedule: Feb. 1-29 from Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri....

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Albert Wisner Public Library
1 McFarland Dr.
Warwick, NY  10990
View map »


Sponsor: St. James Camera Club of Goshen
Contact Name: Peter Styczek

More information

This exhibit takes a look back in time at the Valley’s treasured railway that once was a booming source of entertainment and revenue. Hours: Tues.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries
199 Main St.
Beacon, NY  12508
View map »


Telephone: 845-838-1600
Website »

More information

In 1936, Noel A. Vicentini and George Herlick were sent by the Works Progress Administration to document the Shakers and their way of life. The striking images capture the Shaker culture and helped...

Cost: $0 (FREE)); donations accepted

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center owns a vast collection of American paintings, but does not often display them. This month, however, the curtain is lifted off many of the treasured works in a new...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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

More information

This indoor farmers market offers vegetables, fruit, meat, fish, jams, breads and baked goods (gluten-free, too!), eggs, mushrooms, and specialty items from local growers and producers.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Hudson Valley Cerebral Palsy
15 Mt. Ebo Road South
Brewster, NY  12563
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Sponsor: Hudson Valley Cerebral Palsy
Telephone: 845-878-9078
Contact Name: Clark Cameron-Gonzalez
Website »

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The city that never sleeps — the good, the bad, and the ugly — is captured by artist Claudia Gorman’s lens.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Locust Grove Estate
Transverse Gallery
2683 South Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Sponsor: Locust Grove
Telephone: 845-454-4500
Website »

More information

The first museum exhibit of artist Andrew Lyght since he moved to Kingston in 2006, the show presents paintings that reflect his experiences gained from living in different cultures.

Cost: $5

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

More information

Why settle for mass-market cards when children can make their own for the same price? Kids can stamp, paint, and create cards for everyone in their class (up to 25 cards). Notes: Weekday...

Cost: $10

Where:
Poughkidsie
50 Springside Ave.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12603
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Telephone: 845-243-3750
Contact Name: Stacey
Website »

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Nine artists display their photographic images. Hours: Mon.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
622 Warren St.
Hudson , NY  12534
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Sponsor: Carrie Haddad Gallery
Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Dynamic photographers Kahn and Selesnick present their new series entitled Dreams from a Drowning World. Other selections on display include works from eight other artists that examine what it...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

The 1960s were undoubtedly a turbulent political time. This exhibit features works from the year 1965 onward that examine the social problems and cultural changes of the era.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors and students, $6 parking

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


Telephone: 914-251-6110
Website »

More information

Tivoli Artists Gallery kicks off its 2016 season with “Chiaroscuro: Play on Light and Dark,” featuring fellow artists from Arts Mid-Hudson. An opening reception on Sat., Jan. 16 from...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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

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Meet the real-life counterparts of the Downton Abbey characters during these themed tours throughout Mills Mansion. A costumed interpreter explains how servants prepared for a busy weekend of...

Cost: $10, $8 students and students, $5 members

Where:
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
7 Mills Mansion Dr.
Staatsburg, NY  12580
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Telephone: 845-889-8851
Website »

More information

The year 1914 saw the start of World War I and the beginning of the end of the Gilded Age. This special tour explores how the Millses’ extravagant way of life slowly withered away in the...

Cost: $10, $8 seniors and students, $5 members

Where:
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
7 Mills Mansion Dr.
Staatsburg, NY  12580
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Telephone: 845-889-8851
Website »

More information

Although it is credited to another architect, historian Robert D. Loversidge, Jr. explores the question of whether or not this famous edifice was actually Cole’s design.

Cost: $9

Where:
Thomas Cole National Historic Site
218 Spring St.
Catskill, NY
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Telephone: 518-943-7465
Website »

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Grammy Award-winning opera star — and Mount Vernon resident — Dawn Upshaw headlines a concert that includes works by Mozart, Mendelssohn, and Golijov.

Cost: $30-$97, 17 & under free with paying adult

Where:
Performing Arts Center at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
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Telephone: 914-682-3707
Website »

More information

The story of abolitionist Harriet Tubman comes to life on the stage in this show, which relies heavily on the musical traditions of the passengers on the Underground Railroad. Schedule: Sun. 2...

Cost: $20, students & children free

Where:
Palace Theatre
19 Clinton Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-465-3334
Website »

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Students of opera present a series of fully staged scenes that were written between the 17th and 20th centuries. Notes: Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m. Reservations required.

Cost: $0 (FREE); reservations required

Where:
Fisher Center for the Arts at Bard College
60 Manor Ave.
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
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Telephone: 845-758-7900
Website »

More information

Combining Irish folklore with some supernatural intrigue, this show centers on a local pub called the Weir and its patrons who are all vying for the attention of the town’s newest resident....

Cost: $20, $10 students

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

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This show is based on the true story of Cline’s friendship with a fan from Texas. The plot follows the two as they correspond through letters; it includes songs like ”Crazy,”...

Cost: $59-$91

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

More information

More than 50 paintings, all done between 1750 and 1904, along with a bevy of artifacts displays how closely connected early American history and culture is to the Atlantic Ocean. 

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

This exhibit takes a look back in time at the Valley’s treasured railway that once was a booming source of entertainment and revenue. Hours: Tues.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries
199 Main St.
Beacon, NY  12508
View map »


Telephone: 845-838-1600
Website »

More information

The St. James Camera Club of Goshen displays 50 of its members’ photographs depicting scenes and events of the lower Hudson Valley. Schedule: Feb. 1-29 from Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri....

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Albert Wisner Public Library
1 McFarland Dr.
Warwick, NY  10990
View map »


Sponsor: St. James Camera Club of Goshen
Contact Name: Peter Styczek

More information

The city that never sleeps — the good, the bad, and the ugly — is captured by artist Claudia Gorman’s lens.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Locust Grove Estate
Transverse Gallery
2683 South Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Sponsor: Locust Grove
Telephone: 845-454-4500
Website »

More information

Joel Longenecker utilizes the process of applying, frying, scraping, and reapplying paint to parallel the processes of growth, decay, buildup, and erosion in nature. Opening reception:...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Sponsor: John Davis Gallery
Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Dynamic photographers Kahn and Selesnick present their new series entitled Dreams from a Drowning World. Other selections on display include works from eight other artists that examine what it...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

The year 1914 saw the start of World War I and the beginning of the end of the Gilded Age. This special tour explores how the Millses’ extravagant way of life slowly withered away in the...

Cost: $10, $8 seniors and students, $5 members

Where:
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
7 Mills Mansion Dr.
Staatsburg, NY  12580
View map »


Telephone: 845-889-8851
Website »

More information

The story of abolitionist Harriet Tubman comes to life on the stage in this show, which relies heavily on the musical traditions of the passengers on the Underground Railroad. Schedule: Sun. 2...

Cost: $20, students & children free

Where:
Palace Theatre
19 Clinton Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-465-3334
Website »

More information

More than 50 paintings, all done between 1750 and 1904, along with a bevy of artifacts displays how closely connected early American history and culture is to the Atlantic Ocean. 

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

This exhibit takes a look back in time at the Valley’s treasured railway that once was a booming source of entertainment and revenue. Hours: Tues.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries
199 Main St.
Beacon, NY  12508
View map »


Telephone: 845-838-1600
Website »

More information

The St. James Camera Club of Goshen displays 50 of its members’ photographs depicting scenes and events of the lower Hudson Valley. Schedule: Feb. 1-29 from Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri....

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Albert Wisner Public Library
1 McFarland Dr.
Warwick, NY  10990
View map »


Sponsor: St. James Camera Club of Goshen
Contact Name: Peter Styczek

More information

In 1936, Noel A. Vicentini and George Herlick were sent by the Works Progress Administration to document the Shakers and their way of life. The striking images capture the Shaker culture and helped...

Cost: $0 (FREE)); donations accepted

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center owns a vast collection of American paintings, but does not often display them. This month, however, the curtain is lifted off many of the treasured works in a new...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Telephone: 845-437-5632
Website »

More information

The city that never sleeps — the good, the bad, and the ugly — is captured by artist Claudia Gorman’s lens.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Locust Grove Estate
Transverse Gallery
2683 South Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Sponsor: Locust Grove
Telephone: 845-454-4500
Website »

More information

Artist Keltie Ferris’s works are on display, each of which showcases her professional evolution from body prints made from singular black and white impressions to multiple and...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY  12222
View map »


Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-4035
Website »

More information

Dynamic photographers Kahn and Selesnick present their new series entitled Dreams from a Drowning World. Other selections on display include works from eight other artists that examine what it...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Joel Longenecker utilizes the process of applying, frying, scraping, and reapplying paint to parallel the processes of growth, decay, buildup, and erosion in nature. Opening reception:...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Sponsor: John Davis Gallery
Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

Find hand-crafted gifts and all the local produce you need for a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner, including artisan chocolate, handmade jewelry, jams, jellies, fresh fruits, vegetables,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
New York-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital
1980 Crompond Rd.
Cortlandt Manor, NY  10567
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Sponsor: New York-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital
Telephone: 914-734-3797
Contact Name: Monica Dietrich
Website »

More information

The 1960s were undoubtedly a turbulent political time. This exhibit features works from the year 1965 onward that examine the social problems and cultural changes of the era.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors and students, $6 parking

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


Telephone: 914-251-6110
Website »

More information

The year 1914 saw the start of World War I and the beginning of the end of the Gilded Age. This special tour explores how the Millses’ extravagant way of life slowly withered away in the...

Cost: $10, $8 seniors and students, $5 members

Where:
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
7 Mills Mansion Dr.
Staatsburg, NY  12580
View map »


Telephone: 845-889-8851
Website »

More information

This exhibition — featuring photography, books, and video — includes the work of 20 artists from Woodstock’s Center for Photography artists-in-residence program that unpack the...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany , NY  12222
View map »


Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-3300

More information

More than 50 paintings, all done between 1750 and 1904, along with a bevy of artifacts displays how closely connected early American history and culture is to the Atlantic Ocean. 

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

This exhibit takes a look back in time at the Valley’s treasured railway that once was a booming source of entertainment and revenue. Hours: Tues.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries
199 Main St.
Beacon, NY  12508
View map »


Telephone: 845-838-1600
Website »

More information

The St. James Camera Club of Goshen displays 50 of its members’ photographs depicting scenes and events of the lower Hudson Valley. Schedule: Feb. 1-29 from Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri....

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Albert Wisner Public Library
1 McFarland Dr.
Warwick, NY  10990
View map »


Sponsor: St. James Camera Club of Goshen
Contact Name: Peter Styczek

More information

In 1936, Noel A. Vicentini and George Herlick were sent by the Works Progress Administration to document the Shakers and their way of life. The striking images capture the Shaker culture and helped...

Cost: $0 (FREE)); donations accepted

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center owns a vast collection of American paintings, but does not often display them. This month, however, the curtain is lifted off many of the treasured works in a new...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Telephone: 845-437-5632
Website »

More information

Artist Keltie Ferris’s works are on display, each of which showcases her professional evolution from body prints made from singular black and white impressions to multiple and...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY  12222
View map »


Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-4035
Website »

More information

The city that never sleeps — the good, the bad, and the ugly — is captured by artist Claudia Gorman’s lens.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Locust Grove Estate
Transverse Gallery
2683 South Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Sponsor: Locust Grove
Telephone: 845-454-4500
Website »

More information

Joel Longenecker utilizes the process of applying, frying, scraping, and reapplying paint to parallel the processes of growth, decay, buildup, and erosion in nature. Opening reception:...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Sponsor: John Davis Gallery
Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

The first museum exhibit of artist Andrew Lyght since he moved to Kingston in 2006, the show presents paintings that reflect his experiences gained from living in different cultures.

Cost: $5

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


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

Dynamic photographers Kahn and Selesnick present their new series entitled Dreams from a Drowning World. Other selections on display include works from eight other artists that examine what it...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

The 1960s were undoubtedly a turbulent political time. This exhibit features works from the year 1965 onward that examine the social problems and cultural changes of the era.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors and students, $6 parking

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


Telephone: 914-251-6110
Website »

More information

The year 1914 saw the start of World War I and the beginning of the end of the Gilded Age. This special tour explores how the Millses’ extravagant way of life slowly withered away in the...

Cost: $10, $8 seniors and students, $5 members

Where:
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
7 Mills Mansion Dr.
Staatsburg, NY  12580
View map »


Telephone: 845-889-8851
Website »

More information

Enjoy $4.95 wings and drink specials, and free trivia.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Walsh’s Town Tavern
1118 Rte. 311
Patterson, NY  12563
View map »


Telephone: 845-319-6442
Website »

More information

Learn to dance the East Coast Swing and Lindy Hop — no partner necessary. Beginner lessons from 7:30-8 p.m., social dancing (with deejay) from 8-10 p.m. Notes: Parking available close to...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Vassar College
Aula at Ely Hall
124 Raymond Ave.
Poughkeepsie , NY  12604
View map »


Website »

More information

Learn to dance the East Coast Swing and Lindy Hop — no partner necessary — to the live music of the Big Band Sound. Beginner lessons from 7:30-8 p.m., social dancing (with deejay) from...

Cost: $0 (FREE); donations accepted for band

Where:
Vassar College
Aula at Ely Hall
Raymond Ave.
Poughkeepsie , NY  12604
View map »


Website »

More information

This exhibition — featuring photography, books, and video — includes the work of 20 artists from Woodstock’s Center for Photography artists-in-residence program that unpack the...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany , NY  12222
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Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-3300

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More than 50 paintings, all done between 1750 and 1904, along with a bevy of artifacts displays how closely connected early American history and culture is to the Atlantic Ocean. 

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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This exhibit takes a look back in time at the Valley’s treasured railway that once was a booming source of entertainment and revenue. Hours: Tues.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries
199 Main St.
Beacon, NY  12508
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Telephone: 845-838-1600
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The St. James Camera Club of Goshen displays 50 of its members’ photographs depicting scenes and events of the lower Hudson Valley. Schedule: Feb. 1-29 from Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri....

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Albert Wisner Public Library
1 McFarland Dr.
Warwick, NY  10990
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Sponsor: St. James Camera Club of Goshen
Contact Name: Peter Styczek

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In 1936, Noel A. Vicentini and George Herlick were sent by the Works Progress Administration to document the Shakers and their way of life. The striking images capture the Shaker culture and helped...

Cost: $0 (FREE)); donations accepted

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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The city that never sleeps — the good, the bad, and the ugly — is captured by artist Claudia Gorman’s lens.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Locust Grove Estate
Transverse Gallery
2683 South Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Sponsor: Locust Grove
Telephone: 845-454-4500
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The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center owns a vast collection of American paintings, but does not often display them. This month, however, the curtain is lifted off many of the treasured works in a new...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Vassar College
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center
124 Raymond Ave.
Poughkeepsie, NY
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Telephone: 845-437-5632
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Artist Keltie Ferris’s works are on display, each of which showcases her professional evolution from body prints made from singular black and white impressions to multiple and...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY  12222
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Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-4035
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The first museum exhibit of artist Andrew Lyght since he moved to Kingston in 2006, the show presents paintings that reflect his experiences gained from living in different cultures.

Cost: $5

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art
1 Hawk Dr.
New Paltz, NY
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
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Dynamic photographers Kahn and Selesnick present their new series entitled Dreams from a Drowning World. Other selections on display include works from eight other artists that examine what it...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Carrie Haddad Gallery
622 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
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Telephone: 518-828-1915
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Joel Longenecker utilizes the process of applying, frying, scraping, and reapplying paint to parallel the processes of growth, decay, buildup, and erosion in nature. Opening reception:...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
John Davis Gallery
362 1/2 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
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Sponsor: John Davis Gallery
Telephone: 518-828-1915
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The 1960s were undoubtedly a turbulent political time. This exhibit features works from the year 1965 onward that examine the social problems and cultural changes of the era.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors and students, $6 parking

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6110
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The year 1914 saw the start of World War I and the beginning of the end of the Gilded Age. This special tour explores how the Millses’ extravagant way of life slowly withered away in the...

Cost: $10, $8 seniors and students, $5 members

Where:
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
7 Mills Mansion Dr.
Staatsburg, NY  12580
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Telephone: 845-889-8851
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Having sold out twice at Madison Square Garden, this rock band plays tracks from its eighth album, The Rockville LP.

Cost: $29.75-$59.75

Where:
Palace Theatre
19 Clinton Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-465-3334
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This exhibition — featuring photography, books, and video — includes the work of 20 artists from Woodstock’s Center for Photography artists-in-residence program that unpack the...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany , NY  12222
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Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-3300

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More than 50 paintings, all done between 1750 and 1904, along with a bevy of artifacts displays how closely connected early American history and culture is to the Atlantic Ocean. 

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

This show is based on the true story of Cline’s friendship with a fan from Texas. The plot follows the two as they correspond through letters; it includes songs like ”Crazy,”...

Cost: $59-$91

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY
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Telephone: 914-592-2222
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The St. James Camera Club of Goshen displays 50 of its members’ photographs depicting scenes and events of the lower Hudson Valley. Schedule: Feb. 1-29 from Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri....

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Albert Wisner Public Library
1 McFarland Dr.
Warwick, NY  10990
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Sponsor: St. James Camera Club of Goshen
Contact Name: Peter Styczek

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This exhibit takes a look back in time at the Valley’s treasured railway that once was a booming source of entertainment and revenue. Hours: Tues.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries
199 Main St.
Beacon, NY  12508
View map »


Telephone: 845-838-1600
Website »

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In 1936, Noel A. Vicentini and George Herlick were sent by the Works Progress Administration to document the Shakers and their way of life. The striking images capture the Shaker culture and helped...

Cost: $0 (FREE)); donations accepted

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

The city that never sleeps — the good, the bad, and the ugly — is captured by artist Claudia Gorman’s lens.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Locust Grove Estate
Transverse Gallery
2683 South Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
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Sponsor: Locust Grove
Telephone: 845-454-4500
Website »

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Artist Keltie Ferris’s works are on display, each of which showcases her professional evolution from body prints made from singular black and white impressions to multiple and...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY  12222
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Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-4035
Website »

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The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center owns a vast collection of American paintings, but does not often display them. This month, however, the curtain is lifted off many of the treasured works in a new...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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

More information

Dynamic photographers Kahn and Selesnick present their new series entitled Dreams from a Drowning World. Other selections on display include works from eight other artists that examine what it...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

The first museum exhibit of artist Andrew Lyght since he moved to Kingston in 2006, the show presents paintings that reflect his experiences gained from living in different cultures.

Cost: $5

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

More information

The 1960s were undoubtedly a turbulent political time. This exhibit features works from the year 1965 onward that examine the social problems and cultural changes of the era.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors and students, $6 parking

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


Telephone: 914-251-6110
Website »

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The year 1914 saw the start of World War I and the beginning of the end of the Gilded Age. This special tour explores how the Millses’ extravagant way of life slowly withered away in the...

Cost: $10, $8 seniors and students, $5 members

Where:
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
7 Mills Mansion Dr.
Staatsburg, NY  12580
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Telephone: 845-889-8851
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Jefferson Valley Mall hosts a fun-filled Valentine’s Day party featuring a photo booth, games, giveaways, light bites, crafts, and more.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Jefferson Valley Mall
650 Lee Blvd.
Yorktown Heights, NY  10598
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Telephone: 914-245-4688
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This performance pays tribute to Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington’s longtime collaborator.

Cost: $40

Where:
Fisher Center for the Arts at Bard College
60 Manor Ave.
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
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Telephone: 845-758-7900
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This five-piece tribute group keeps The Band’s sound and spirit alive with authentic renditions of their legendary repertoire, including “Up on Cripple Creek,” “The...

Cost: Admission by donation

Where:
The Falcon
1348 Rte. 9W
Marlboro, NY  12542
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Telephone: 845-236-7970
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This exhibition — featuring photography, books, and video — includes the work of 20 artists from Woodstock’s Center for Photography artists-in-residence program that unpack the...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany , NY  12222
View map »


Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-3300

More information

More than 50 paintings, all done between 1750 and 1904, along with a bevy of artifacts displays how closely connected early American history and culture is to the Atlantic Ocean. 

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

This show is based on the true story of Cline’s friendship with a fan from Texas. The plot follows the two as they correspond through letters; it includes songs like ”Crazy,”...

Cost: $59-$91

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


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

The St. James Camera Club of Goshen displays 50 of its members’ photographs depicting scenes and events of the lower Hudson Valley. Schedule: Feb. 1-29 from Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri....

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Albert Wisner Public Library
1 McFarland Dr.
Warwick, NY  10990
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Sponsor: St. James Camera Club of Goshen
Contact Name: Peter Styczek

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Located in a charming 1870s schoolhouse, the annual Palisades Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market returns for its eighth season and provides shoppers with everything needed to enjoy seasonal meals....

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Palisades Community Center
675 Oak Tree Rd.
Palisades, NY  10964
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Sponsor: Palisades Community Center
Contact Name: Carol Baxter
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This exhibit takes a look back in time at the Valley’s treasured railway that once was a booming source of entertainment and revenue. Hours: Tues.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries
199 Main St.
Beacon, NY  12508
View map »


Telephone: 845-838-1600
Website »

More information

In 1936, Noel A. Vicentini and George Herlick were sent by the Works Progress Administration to document the Shakers and their way of life. The striking images capture the Shaker culture and helped...

Cost: $0 (FREE)); donations accepted

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Artist Keltie Ferris’s works are on display, each of which showcases her professional evolution from body prints made from singular black and white impressions to multiple and...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY  12222
View map »


Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-4035
Website »

More information

The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center owns a vast collection of American paintings, but does not often display them. This month, however, the curtain is lifted off many of the treasured works in a new...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Telephone: 845-437-5632
Website »

More information

The city that never sleeps — the good, the bad, and the ugly — is captured by artist Claudia Gorman’s lens.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Locust Grove Estate
Transverse Gallery
2683 South Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
View map »


Sponsor: Locust Grove
Telephone: 845-454-4500
Website »

More information

Dynamic photographers Kahn and Selesnick present their new series entitled Dreams from a Drowning World. Other selections on display include works from eight other artists that examine what it...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

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


Telephone: 518-828-1915
Website »

More information

The first museum exhibit of artist Andrew Lyght since he moved to Kingston in 2006, the show presents paintings that reflect his experiences gained from living in different cultures.

Cost: $5

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


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

The 1960s were undoubtedly a turbulent political time. This exhibit features works from the year 1965 onward that examine the social problems and cultural changes of the era.

Cost: $5, $3 seniors and students, $6 parking

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


Telephone: 914-251-6110
Website »

More information

The year 1914 saw the start of World War I and the beginning of the end of the Gilded Age. This special tour explores how the Millses’ extravagant way of life slowly withered away in the...

Cost: $10, $8 seniors and students, $5 members

Where:
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
7 Mills Mansion Dr.
Staatsburg, NY  12580
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Telephone: 845-889-8851
Website »

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Grown-ups drop off their kids for a pajama party, movies, crafts, and pizza while they enjoy a romantic evening — and special discounts — at participating restaurants. Notes:...

Cost: $29 per child; discounts for siblings and members

Where:
Poughkidsie
50 Springside Ave.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12603
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Sponsor: Poughkidsie
Telephone: 845-243-3750
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Sweep your Valentine off their feet at this pop-up restaurant, featuring Chef Anthony Accomando of Antoine McGuire’s. Enjoy an exquisite, five-course meal, wine tastings, and live jazz....

Cost: $85 (dinner only), $100 (includes wine pairings)

Where:
Union Arts Center
2 Union Ave.
Sparkill, NY  10976
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Telephone: 845-359-0258
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The sophisticated comedian brings down the house by voicing all those things we think in our heads but never dare to actually say out loud.

Cost: $39.50-$55

Where:
The Egg Center for Performing Arts
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-473-1845
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Celebrating more than 50 years, this group is still led by its founder, Joseph Shabalala.

Cost: $26-$36

Where:
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
30 Second St.
Troy, NY
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Telephone: 518-273-0038
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The singer-songwriter performs emotion-laden selections from her album Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, which snagged the Indie Acoustic Award for multigenre album of the year.

Cost: $25

Where:
Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main St.
Beacon, NY  12508
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Telephone: 845-855-1300
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This exhibition — featuring photography, books, and video — includes the work of 20 artists from Woodstock’s Center for Photography artists-in-residence program that unpack the...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
University Art Museum at University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany , NY  12222
View map »


Sponsor: University Art Museum
Telephone: 518-442-3300

More information

This show is based on the true story of Cline’s friendship with a fan from Texas. The plot follows the two as they correspond through letters; it includes songs like ”Crazy,”...

Cost: $59-$91

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


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

More than 50 paintings, all done between 1750 and 1904, along with a bevy of artifacts displays how closely connected early American history and culture is to the Atlantic Ocean. 

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Continuing its inaugural season, New York’s newest orchestra plays Bruch’s folk-inspired Scottish Fantasy and Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde. Schedule: Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m.

Cost: $25-$35

Where:
Fisher Center for the Arts at Bard College
60 Manor Ave.
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
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Telephone: 845-758-7900
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