May 2013

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Walkway Over the Hudson in Poughkeepsie Attempts Second Guinness World Record for “Longest Single Line of Dancers” in 2013

Dedicated dancers: Walkway organizers attempt to break another world record

Rail Trails

One of the Hudson Valley's best summer activities in 2013

Marist College Silver Needle Fashion Show 2013 (Photos)

Snapshots from the front row of the Marist College Silver Needle Fashion Show and Awards, held on Friday, May 10, 2013 at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center in Poughkeepsie

Beaches and Swimming Holes

One of the Hudson Valley’s best summer activities: going for a swim

Summer Fun: Summertime Activities and Events in the Hudson Valley

Now that the cold weather is finally gone, it’s time to enjoy all the Valley’s spectacular summer activities

Cinco de Mayo Cuisine: Salsa

Turn up the heat: Stock up on salsa in time for Cinco de Mayo

Where to Pick-Your-Own-Berries and Berry-Picking Farms

One of the Hudson Valley’s best summer activities: berry-picking

Garden Tours and Horticulture

One of the Hudson Valley's best summer activities in 2013

Events: Out & About in May 2013

Folk music’s First Family, street-smart theater, and instant art

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

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

History of the Huguenots and Historic Huguenot Street in New Paltz

All in the family: Some of the Valley’s earliest European settlers, the Huguenots arrived in New Paltz not long after the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock

Bocuse Restaurant Review in Hyde Park: French Food and Dining in Dutchess County

French revolution: The opening of the Culinary Institute’s Bocuse Restaurant signals a whole new era in fine dining

Letters to the Editor in May 2013

Read our letters to the editor for May 2013, including our Where in the Hudson Valley “Blast from the Past” contest answer

Where in the Hudson Valley Contest: “Revolutionary Reminder” Historic Monument

Local group preserves a historic monument

Summer Fun in the Valley; Plus, Golf Guide and Best Motorcycle Routes (Editor’s Letter)

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

Catherine's Restaurant, Goshen: American Dining and Cuisine in Orange County (Mini Restaurant Review)

American dining and cuisine at Catherine's Restaurant in Goshen, NY

Local News Stories in the Hudson Valley in May 2013

Putnam’s big bike race, postcards galore, and a river cleanup. PLUS: Where in the Hudson Valley contest and On the Town party pictures

Albany Writer David Levine Celebrates Hockey Season with the Levine Cup (The Final Word Opinion Column)

Pick ’em: Some family members, it turns out, are immune to playoff fever

An Unofficial Restaurant Review of Joseph’s Steakhouse in Hyde Park

A Hyde Park eatery keeps history alive

Excellence in Nursing Awards 2013 (Photos)

Hudson Valley Magazine’s Excellence in Nursing Awards, held on May 8, 2013 at the Poughkeepsie Grandview

Hudson’s Ramp Fest Event 2013

Running ramp-ant: Hudson celebrates a versatile veggie

Dutchess and Columbia County Motorcycle Route and Map

Motorcycle loop #2: Horse and farm country in Dutchess and Columbia County

Newburgh, Orange County to Ashokan, Ulster County Motorcycle Route and Map

Motorcycle loop #4: Wine and apple country from Newburgh, Orange County to Ashokan, Ulster County

Storm King Highway and Orange County Motorcycle Route and Map

Motorcycle loop #3: A rock-solid route on the Storm King Highway in Orange County; PLUS: Michael Nelson’s thrilling helmet cam video

Catskills and Greene County Motorcycle Route and Map

Motorcycle loop #1: Heady heights and endless waterfalls in the Catskills and Greene County

Summer Fashion 2013: How to Wear the Prints Trend

A penchant for prints: Printed fabrics are prancing down the runway this season. Whether the look you seek is casual or glamorous, make a statement — and show off your fun side — with these colorful clothes

Escape to Shape Offer Destination Detox Wellness Vacation Program in Hudson

The road to Wellville: A fitness-vacation company adds a new locale: Hudson

Water Parks

One of the Hudson Valley’s best summer activities: visiting a water park

Weekend Air Shows at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome

One of the Hudson Valley’s best summer activities: air shows at the Aerodrome

Butterfly Farms

One of the Hudson Valley’s best summer activities: visiting a butterfly farm

Stand-Up Paddleboarding

One of the Hudson Valley’s best summer activities: stand-up paddleboarding

Best Summer Motorcycle Routes and Tours in the Hudson Valley

Get your motor running: A professional photographer — and avid motorcyclist — takes us on a tour of his favorite Valley bike routes

MAKOplasty Robotic-Assisted Procedure Makes Knee Surgery Easier and More Safe

Getting a knee up: Thanks to high-tech medical robotics, knee surgery is now simpler and safer than ever

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

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

Events: Kid’s Korner in May 2013

Spring has sprung, so explore the great outdoors and make the most of math

2013 Putnam Cycling Classic in Cold Spring Serves as Qualifying Event for UCI World Cycling Tour

A Putnam County bicycle race attracts international attention

Riverkeeper Sweep 2013 Helps Restore the Hudson

The second annual river cleanup keeps the Hudson River in tip-top shape

“Kingston” Book by Patricia Murphy Collects Vintage Postcards

You’ve got mail: Postcards illustrate Kingston’s past
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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 »

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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
View map »


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 »

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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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Anne Lindberg often plays with themes of body and space in her sculptures and drawings, which in turn evokes varied emotional and perceptual responses. Notes: Artist talk on Sat., Feb. 27 at 2...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Omi International Arts Center
1405 Rte. 22
Ghent, NY  12075
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Telephone: 518-392-4747
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 »

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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
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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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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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 »

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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 »

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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

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
Website »

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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 »

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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

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

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

Anne Lindberg often plays with themes of body and space in her sculptures and drawings, which in turn evokes varied emotional and perceptual responses. Notes: Artist talk on Sat., Feb. 27 at 2...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Omi International Arts Center
1405 Rte. 22
Ghent, NY  12075
View map »


Telephone: 518-392-4747
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 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...

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

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

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

Anne Lindberg often plays with themes of body and space in her sculptures and drawings, which in turn evokes varied emotional and perceptual responses. Notes: Artist talk on Sat., Feb. 27 at 2...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Omi International Arts Center
1405 Rte. 22
Ghent, NY  12075
View map »


Telephone: 518-392-4747
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

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

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

Anne Lindberg often plays with themes of body and space in her sculptures and drawings, which in turn evokes varied emotional and perceptual responses. Notes: Artist talk on Sat., Feb. 27 at 2...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Omi International Arts Center
1405 Rte. 22
Ghent, NY  12075
View map »


Telephone: 518-392-4747
Website »

More information

This juried exhibition presents local artists’ interpretations on just about any subject matter under the sun. Local creative minds explore various emotions, forms, and colors without being...

Where:
CCCA Gallery
209 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-671-6213
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

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 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 — 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

Sidney Poitier and Tony Curtis play inmates who make a prison break and try to survive — despite the fact that they hate each other and are shackled together.

Cost: $13

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
364 Manville Rd.
Pleasantville, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-747-5555
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
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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
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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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
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Telephone: 845-838-1600
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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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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 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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This juried exhibition presents local artists’ interpretations on just about any subject matter under the sun. Local creative minds explore various emotions, forms, and colors without being...

Where:
CCCA Gallery
209 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
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Telephone: 518-671-6213
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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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Anne Lindberg often plays with themes of body and space in her sculptures and drawings, which in turn evokes varied emotional and perceptual responses. Notes: Artist talk on Sat., Feb. 27 at 2...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Omi International Arts Center
1405 Rte. 22
Ghent, NY  12075
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Telephone: 518-392-4747
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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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This film follows the lives of two great American performing families: The Carters and the Cashes.

Cost: $17

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
364 Manville Rd.
Pleasantville, NY
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Telephone: 914-747-5555
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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
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
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

This juried exhibition presents local artists’ interpretations on just about any subject matter under the sun. Local creative minds explore various emotions, forms, and colors without being...

Where:
CCCA Gallery
209 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-671-6213
Website »

More information

Anne Lindberg often plays with themes of body and space in her sculptures and drawings, which in turn evokes varied emotional and perceptual responses. Notes: Artist talk on Sat., Feb. 27 at 2...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Omi International Arts Center
1405 Rte. 22
Ghent, NY  12075
View map »


Telephone: 518-392-4747
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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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
Website »

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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...

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

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
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
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 »

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At the Annual James Campbell Memorial Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show & Sale, vendors from throughout the Northeast display gems, jewelry, minerals, lapidary equipment, and fossils for sale....

Cost: $5, children 12 and under free; cash only

Where:
New York State Museum
Empire State Plaza
222 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY  12230
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
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
View map »


Telephone: 845-437-5632
Website »

More information

Adults and teens of all skill levels are invited to try their hand at sketching landscapes as a museum staff member answers questions about the land and art techniques. Participants must bring...

Where:
New York State Museum
260 Madison Ave.
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-474-5877
Website »

More information

Anne Lindberg often plays with themes of body and space in her sculptures and drawings, which in turn evokes varied emotional and perceptual responses. Notes: Artist talk on Sat., Feb. 27 at 2...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Omi International Arts Center
1405 Rte. 22
Ghent, NY  12075
View map »


Telephone: 518-392-4747
Website »

More information

This juried exhibition presents local artists’ interpretations on just about any subject matter under the sun. Local creative minds explore various emotions, forms, and colors without being...

Where:
CCCA Gallery
209 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-671-6213
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
View map »


Telephone: 845-889-8851
Website »

More information

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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These two slide guitar virtuosi bring audiences to their feet with their energetic performance.

Cost: $29.50

Where:
The Egg Center for Performing Arts
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY
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Telephone: 518-473-1845
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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
Website »

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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

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
View map »


Telephone: 845-758-7900
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

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 »

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