May 2014

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Summer Fun in the Hudson Valley

The long, brutal winter is now just a distant memory! Here’s our go-to guide for dozens of fun ways you can get going, get outside — and enjoy this spectacular season

Amusement Parks

Ride on: An iconic Westchester amusement park is at a turning point

Beaches

In the swim of things: Get your fill of sun and sand at local beaches

Drive-In Theaters

Movies by moonlight: Drive-in theaters offer old-fashioned fun

Flying

Fly high: Experience the early days of aviation

Hiking

Hiking the Long Path: A little-known trail stretches 350 miles

Kickball

Alive and kicking: A popular playground sport is revived for adults — with a social twist

Rowing

Motley crew: Today’s Hudson River rowers rock the boat

Cruises and Sailing

On the waterfront: Get up close and personal with the Hudson River

Sculpture Parks

Open-air art: The summer is the perfect time — and the Hudson Valley the perfect place — to enjoy outdoor sculpture

Water Parks

Slip ’n slide: Fast-paced fun at the region’s water parks

Trampolining

Leaps and bounds: Locals flip for a new trampoline park in Poughkeepsie

Summer Fashion 2014: The Perfect Match

In honor of Mother’s Day, here are three fashion-forward outfits that allow moms and daughters to share the spotlight

Albany Guide 2014

Arts and Events in Albany in 2014

Small city, big excitement: From ancient mummies to Dutch festivals to a trendy downtown area, an Albany getaway offers something for everyone

Food and Dining in Albany in 2014

Dining destination: Move over Manhattan! From the famous Jack’s Oyster House to fun and funky eateries, today’s Albany dining scene is second to none

Musician Profile: Q&A with Simone Felice

Singer/songwriter Simone Felice on second chances, the nuances of family, and his love affair with the Catskills

Inaugural Catskill Mountains Film Festival Spotlights Local Filmmakers

Movies in the mountains: The Hollywood Hills meet the Catskills

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

See who’s been out and about in the Hudson Valley in our parties and events photo gallery

Dharma Valley: Buddhism As Popular As Ever in the Hudson Valley

Buddhism is one of the world’s fastest growing faiths — and that growth is especially evident here in the Valley

Lost Amusement Parks of the Hudson Valley

Amusement parks were all the rage at the turn of the last century

The Tale of the Lost Amusement Park at Orange Lake

A closer look at one of the Hudson Valley's long-lost amusement parks

18 Riverside Restaurants

Dock ’n dine: Whether you’re in the mood for a leisurely lunch, sunset dinner, or cocktails alfresco, the Valley’s riverside restaurants have it all

How to Make: Ostrich Egg Custard

Where to Buy Organic and Ostrich Eggs

In honor of National Egg Month, we’ve highlighted two Columbia County farms that offer more than just your average egg

Now Open for Business: Pyro Gyro

A new Greek eatery in Poughkeepsie offers fare for $10 or less

Now Open for Business: Beacon Bread Company

A new Beacon bakery and eatery offers fare for $10 or less

Restaurant Spotlight: Alain’s Bistro in Nyack

French fare shines at this Rockland County eatery

Events: Out & About in May 2014

A multi-Grammy winner hosts the Bardavon’s gala and a Broadway “gypsy” comes to Tarrytown

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

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

Events: Kids' Play Dates in May 2014

Enjoy the warm weather with an outdoor Mother’s Day tea and watch stellar shows based on your favorite books

Summer Memories of Playland and Other Seasonal Fun

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

Letters to the Editor in May 2014

Read our letters to the editor for May 2014, including our Where in the Hudson Valley “Store of Lore” contest answer

Where in the Hudson Valley Contest: “Hydro-House” Catskill Aqueduct Pump Station

This structure — and others like it — is all that can be seen of a monumental engineering achievement

Oh, Deer: Battling Backyard Bucks to Save the Bulbs

Under attack: A local homeowner declares war on the insidious “eating machines”

Memorial Day Parades, Exhibits, and More

How to spend Memorial Day 2014

LIGHTSCAPES Exhibit Dazzles Croton-on-Hudson

Van Cortlandt Manor’s new nighttime display enchants kids and grown-ups alike

President Obama to Visit Tappan Zee, Call for More Bridge Spending

The President, who approved a $1.6 billion loan last fall for the Tappan Zee’s replacement, is expected to ask for more federal spending on infrastructure

7 Ways to Treat Mom This Mother's Day

Here’s how to treat the number one lady in your life for Mother’s Day

Walkway Salutes Firefighters and Police on 40th Anniversary of Bridge Fire

On May 8, Walkway Over the Hudson marks the 40th anniversary of the railroad bridge’s historic fire by honoring local emergency response teams
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This course is ideal for all pet owners and pet caregivers. It covers common health and safety-related issues for Dogs & Cats, first aid basics, CPR, choking maneuvers for pets, when to seek...

Cost: $45

Where:
Putnam Hospital Center
670 Stoneleigh Avenue
Carmel, NY  10512
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Sponsor: Health Quest
Telephone: 845-475-9742
Contact Name: Community Education
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The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be hosting Maple Sugar Opening Day to celebrate the Maple Sugaring season and to kick off a month of Maple Sugar Tours. On opening day, visitors will join...

Cost: Members: $7, $4 children ages 3-11, Non-members: $10, $7 children

Where:
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
120 Muser Drive
Cornwall, NY  12520
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Telephone: 845-534-5506
Contact Name: Marian Goldin
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An indoor epicurean upmarket of prepared foods & produce from farm fare to fresh baked, traditional to exotic, and savory to indulgent, served in the lively communal tradition of the ancient...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
The OUTSIDE IN
249 Ferdon Ave.
Piermont, NY  10968
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Telephone: 845-398-0706
Contact Name: Declan
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Shop for fresh and local produce, cheese, beef, bread, wine, chocolate, pickles, medical herbs and more while listening to live music.

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Rosendale Recreation Center
1055 Rte 32
Rosendale, NY  12472
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Sponsor: Rosendale Farmers Market
Telephone: 949-272-6244
Contact Name: Tryston Dietrich
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We know, we know: It’s not the size that counts. But size can be impressive. From January 30 to March 29, the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College will present XL:...

Where:
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College
124 Raymond Ave.
Poughkeepsie, NY
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Telephone: 845-437-5237
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Sing yourself into a better state of being on Sunday mornings. Start your week off from a place of inner sanctity using voice to restore balance, heal and connect in the...

Cost: $15

Where:
Unison Arts Center
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Sponsor: One True Voice
Telephone: 914-388-0632
Contact Name: Amy McTear
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This nationwide traveling exhibition showcases more than 130 original pieces of art and writing from the talented teen winners of the 2014 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The exhibit...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
CAS Arts Center
48 Main Street
Livingston Manor, NY  12758
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Sponsor: Alliance for Young Artists & Writers
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CSA Fairs allow farmers to showcase their offerings and allows shoppers the chance to pick the CSA best for them.  In addition to the farms and farmers present, there will be an...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Hudson Opera House
327 Warren St
Hudson, NY  12534
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Sponsor: Hudson River Exchange
Contact Name: Kate Moore
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"Curious Nature" features local photographers with a connection to the Hudson Valley. The exhibit includes numerous local scenes as well as close-up studies of flora and fauna. Of...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
62 E Market St
Red Hook, NY  12571
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Sponsor: American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
Telephone: 845-758-1653
Contact Name: Jen
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This exhibit “shows its love” by featuring accomplished contemporary artists living in the Cold Spring/Garrison area. Artists display only works that employ tones of red,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Gallery 66 NY
66 Main St.
Cold Spring, NY  10516
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Sponsor: Gallery 66 NY
Telephone: 845-809-5838
Contact Name: Barbara Galazzo
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You've seen his face on the quarter, on the one dollar bill and now the most famous image of our most famous president is on view at the Hudson River Museum. For this exhibition, Gilbert...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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An exhibition of new paintings and prints by Lou Hicks and Teresa Waterman exploring the subtleties of light and vision in our everyday experiences. 

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Miranda Arts Project Space
6 N Pearl Street
Port Chester, NY  10573
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Sponsor: Miranda Arts Project Space
Telephone: 914-318-7178
Contact Name: Patricia Miranda
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HVCCA launches a year of exhibitions and education programs exploring the artistic representation of Love: The First of the 7 Virtues and its antithesis, Seven Deadly Sins: Lust (scheduled to open...

Cost: $0 (FREE) members, $5 non-members

Where:
HVCCA
1701 Main Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
Contact Name: Jo-Ann Brody
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Frohawk, artist and storyteller, paints and writes stories about battles, conquests, and the cast of characters in his imaginary Republic of Frengland. The final episode in the artist’s...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
Website »

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

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
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Take a tour of Glenview, led by a Glenview Explainer. See elegant 19th century restored period rooms and highlights from our collection including items once owned by the Trevors, the family...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Aisha Yusuf
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Take a guided one hour tour of our current exhibition led by Hudson River Museum docents.

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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Family Studio: Art Projects offers creative activities for kids ages seven and up on weekends inspired by the Hudson River Museum's collections and exhibitions. Sessions led by Junior...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Aisha Yusuf
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Tango Meets Swing with the amazing dancer Nina Jirka. She will lead a basic tango lesson, followed by tango and swing dancing from 4-6 p.m. with musical accompaniment by the...

Cost: $15

Where:
Unison Arts Center
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Sponsor: Unison Arts Center
Telephone: 845-255-1559
Contact Name: Alyssa Tullin
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Susie Johnson is a blog writer for the website "Not Your Average Mom". A mom of seven, Johnson writes about a variety of topics. Her blog is funny, interesting,...

Cost: $325 and up

Where:
Interlaken Inn
74 Interlaken Road
Lakeville, CT  06039
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Sponsor: Not-Your-Average-Mom.com
Telephone: 860-222-2909
Contact Name: Vanessa Thurston
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Pelham Art Center is pleased to present TechNoBody, a group exhibition that explores the mediated world's impact on and relationship to the physical body in an increasingly virtual world. The...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Pelham Art Center
155 5th Ave
Pelham, NY  10803
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Sponsor: Pelham Art Center
Telephone: 914-738-2525
Contact Name: Gallery and Public Program Manager
Website »

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Inspired by the wildly popular Masters of Illusion television show, only the best, most unique, amusing, astounding and amazing performers have been chosen to perform in the Masters of Illusion...

Cost: $41.50, $46.50 (tax included)

Where:
Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
1008 Brown Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: Paramount Hudson Valley
Telephone: 914-739-0039
Contact Name: Paramount Hudson Valley Box Office
Website »

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Recipients of the Second Annual Arts Center Emerging and Established Artist Awards in 2014, Melinda R. McDaniel and John McQueen present an exhibition of sculpture and installation that creates a...

Where:
Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River St.
Troy, NY
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Telephone: 518-273-0552
Website »

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Lerner and Loewe interpret the story of King Arthur and Queen Guenevere in a musical directed and choreographed by Broadway’s Richard Sabellico. See Web site for...

Cost: $54-$85

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY
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Telephone: 914-592-2222
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The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be hosting Maple Sugar Opening Day to celebrate the Maple Sugaring season and to kick off a month of Maple Sugar Tours. On opening day, visitors will join...

Cost: Members: $7, $4 children ages 3-11, Non-members: $10, $7 children

Where:
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
120 Muser Drive
Cornwall, NY  12520
View map »


Telephone: 845-534-5506
Contact Name: Marian Goldin
Website »

More information

This nationwide traveling exhibition showcases more than 130 original pieces of art and writing from the talented teen winners of the 2014 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The exhibit...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
CAS Arts Center
48 Main Street
Livingston Manor, NY  12758
View map »


Sponsor: Alliance for Young Artists & Writers
Website »

More information

An exhibition of new paintings and prints by Lou Hicks and Teresa Waterman exploring the subtleties of light and vision in our everyday experiences. 

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Miranda Arts Project Space
6 N Pearl Street
Port Chester, NY  10573
View map »


Sponsor: Miranda Arts Project Space
Telephone: 914-318-7178
Contact Name: Patricia Miranda
Website »

More information

Zumba® is a fusion of Latin and international music and dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting and effective workout system. Forget this is a workout and join the dance party with...

Cost: $10, $85 for 10 classes

Where:
Spice Dance & Fitness
189 Church St
2nd Floor
Poughkeepsie , NY  12601
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Telephone: 914-844-5137
Website »

More information

Pelham Art Center is pleased to present TechNoBody, a group exhibition that explores the mediated world's impact on and relationship to the physical body in an increasingly virtual world. The...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Pelham Art Center
155 5th Ave
Pelham, NY  10803
View map »


Sponsor: Pelham Art Center
Telephone: 914-738-2525
Contact Name: Gallery and Public Program Manager
Website »

More information

Recipients of the Second Annual Arts Center Emerging and Established Artist Awards in 2014, Melinda R. McDaniel and John McQueen present an exhibition of sculpture and installation that creates a...

Where:
Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River St.
Troy, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-273-0552
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

We know, we know: It’s not the size that counts. But size can be impressive. From January 30 to March 29, the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College will present XL:...

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


Telephone: 845-437-5237
Website »

More information

The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be hosting Maple Sugar Opening Day to celebrate the Maple Sugaring season and to kick off a month of Maple Sugar Tours. On opening day, visitors will join...

Cost: Members: $7, $4 children ages 3-11, Non-members: $10, $7 children

Where:
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
120 Muser Drive
Cornwall, NY  12520
View map »


Telephone: 845-534-5506
Contact Name: Marian Goldin
Website »

More information

Inspired by fictitious representations of the real world like “reality” TV, 12 artists display works that question and critique the illusory nature of the present.

Where:
Castle Gallery at the College of New Rochelle
29 Castle Pl.
New Rochelle, NY
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Telephone: 914-654-5423
Website »

More information

An exhibition of new paintings and prints by Lou Hicks and Teresa Waterman exploring the subtleties of light and vision in our everyday experiences. 

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Miranda Arts Project Space
6 N Pearl Street
Port Chester, NY  10573
View map »


Sponsor: Miranda Arts Project Space
Telephone: 914-318-7178
Contact Name: Patricia Miranda
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

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


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

Zumba® is a fusion of Latin and international music and dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting and effective workout system. Forget this is a workout and join the dance party with...

Cost: $10, $85 for 10 classes

Where:
Spice Dance & Fitness
189 Church St
2nd Floor
Poughkeepsie , NY  12601
View map »


Telephone: 914-844-5137
Website »

More information

Pelham Art Center is pleased to present TechNoBody, a group exhibition that explores the mediated world's impact on and relationship to the physical body in an increasingly virtual world. The...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Pelham Art Center
155 5th Ave
Pelham, NY  10803
View map »


Sponsor: Pelham Art Center
Telephone: 914-738-2525
Contact Name: Gallery and Public Program Manager
Website »

More information

The star of TV’s The Late Late Show and Celebrity Name Game brings his comedy stand-up flair to the Paramount Hudson Valley! Ferguson has also become a huge success on...

Cost: $55, $66 or $76 (including tax)

Where:
Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
1008 Brown Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: Paramount Hudson Valley
Telephone: 914-739-0039
Contact Name: Box Office
Website »

More information

Recipients of the Second Annual Arts Center Emerging and Established Artist Awards in 2014, Melinda R. McDaniel and John McQueen present an exhibition of sculpture and installation that creates a...

Where:
Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River St.
Troy, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-273-0552
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

We know, we know: It’s not the size that counts. But size can be impressive. From January 30 to March 29, the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College will present XL:...

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


Telephone: 845-437-5237
Website »

More information

The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be hosting Maple Sugar Opening Day to celebrate the Maple Sugaring season and to kick off a month of Maple Sugar Tours. On opening day, visitors will join...

Cost: Members: $7, $4 children ages 3-11, Non-members: $10, $7 children

Where:
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
120 Muser Drive
Cornwall, NY  12520
View map »


Telephone: 845-534-5506
Contact Name: Marian Goldin
Website »

More information

Inspired by fictitious representations of the real world like “reality” TV, 12 artists display works that question and critique the illusory nature of the present.

Where:
Castle Gallery at the College of New Rochelle
29 Castle Pl.
New Rochelle, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-654-5423
Website »

More information

"Curious Nature" features local photographers with a connection to the Hudson Valley. The exhibit includes numerous local scenes as well as close-up studies of flora and fauna. Of...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
62 E Market St
Red Hook, NY  12571
View map »


Sponsor: American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
Telephone: 845-758-1653
Contact Name: Jen
Website »

More information

An exhibition of new paintings and prints by Lou Hicks and Teresa Waterman exploring the subtleties of light and vision in our everyday experiences. 

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Miranda Arts Project Space
6 N Pearl Street
Port Chester, NY  10573
View map »


Sponsor: Miranda Arts Project Space
Telephone: 914-318-7178
Contact Name: Patricia Miranda
Website »

More information

You've seen his face on the quarter, on the one dollar bill and now the most famous image of our most famous president is on view at the Hudson River Museum. For this exhibition, Gilbert...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
View map »


Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

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


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

Frohawk, artist and storyteller, paints and writes stories about battles, conquests, and the cast of characters in his imaginary Republic of Frengland. The final episode in the artist’s...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
View map »


Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
Website »

More information

Join former college admission director and founder and principal of Next Step College Counseling, Sandra M. Moore, M.A., to learn how to locate “best-fit” options that will not...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Adriance Memorial Library
93 Market Street
Poughkepsie, NY  12601
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Sponsor: Adriance Memorial Library
Telephone: 845-485-3445
Contact Name: Sandra M. Moore
Website »

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Pelham Art Center is pleased to present TechNoBody, a group exhibition that explores the mediated world's impact on and relationship to the physical body in an increasingly virtual world. The...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Pelham Art Center
155 5th Ave
Pelham, NY  10803
View map »


Sponsor: Pelham Art Center
Telephone: 914-738-2525
Contact Name: Gallery and Public Program Manager
Website »

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With a wonderful, gifted young cast of dancers, musicians, and three Irish tenors, featuring live performances from the entire troupe, this is a show that has won critical acclaim across four...

Cost: $37-$47

Where:
Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center
1351 Kings Hwy.
Sugar Loaf, NY  10981
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Telephone: 845-610-5900
Website »

More information

Recipients of the Second Annual Arts Center Emerging and Established Artist Awards in 2014, Melinda R. McDaniel and John McQueen present an exhibition of sculpture and installation that creates a...

Where:
Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River St.
Troy, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-273-0552
Website »

More information

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It’s time for community, food and fun to move indoors once again for Nyack’s Third Annual Winter Farmers’ Market Indoors at the Nyack Center. The Indoor Farmers'...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Nyack Center
Corner of Depew & South Broadway
Nyack, NY  10960
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Sponsor: Nyack Chamber of Commerce
Telephone: 845-353-2221
Contact Name: Nyack Chamber of Commerce
Website »

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Free Story Hour! Children ages 4 years and under are welcome to attend the reading of a free story at High Meadow School every Thursday.   

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
High Meadow School
3643 Main Street
Stone Ridge, NY  12484
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Sponsor: High Meadow School
Telephone: 845-687-4855
Contact Name: Leah Glennon
Website »

More information

We know, we know: It’s not the size that counts. But size can be impressive. From January 30 to March 29, the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College will present XL:...

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


Telephone: 845-437-5237
Website »

More information

The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be hosting Maple Sugar Opening Day to celebrate the Maple Sugaring season and to kick off a month of Maple Sugar Tours. On opening day, visitors will join...

Cost: Members: $7, $4 children ages 3-11, Non-members: $10, $7 children

Where:
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
120 Muser Drive
Cornwall, NY  12520
View map »


Telephone: 845-534-5506
Contact Name: Marian Goldin
Website »

More information

This workshop by Wokie Nwabueze, a communication strategist, expert and coach, will help you speak up and ask for what you really want! Learn to communicate like a leader, command respect, motivate...

Cost: $68

Where:
The Purple Crayon
52 Main St
Hastings on Hudson, NY  10706
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Telephone: 914-231-9077
Website »

More information

This nationwide traveling exhibition showcases more than 130 original pieces of art and writing from the talented teen winners of the 2014 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The exhibit...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
CAS Arts Center
48 Main Street
Livingston Manor, NY  12758
View map »


Sponsor: Alliance for Young Artists & Writers
Website »

More information

Inspired by fictitious representations of the real world like “reality” TV, 12 artists display works that question and critique the illusory nature of the present.

Where:
Castle Gallery at the College of New Rochelle
29 Castle Pl.
New Rochelle, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-654-5423
Website »

More information

"Curious Nature" features local photographers with a connection to the Hudson Valley. The exhibit includes numerous local scenes as well as close-up studies of flora and fauna. Of...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
62 E Market St
Red Hook, NY  12571
View map »


Sponsor: American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
Telephone: 845-758-1653
Contact Name: Jen
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An exhibition of new paintings and prints by Lou Hicks and Teresa Waterman exploring the subtleties of light and vision in our everyday experiences. 

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Miranda Arts Project Space
6 N Pearl Street
Port Chester, NY  10573
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Sponsor: Miranda Arts Project Space
Telephone: 914-318-7178
Contact Name: Patricia Miranda
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Born Michael Meyer in 1884, this commercial photographer grew up in Arkansas, and renamed himself “Disfarmer” as a way of rejecting his small-town roots. This show includes...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase campus
735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
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You've seen his face on the quarter, on the one dollar bill and now the most famous image of our most famous president is on view at the Hudson River Museum. For this exhibition, Gilbert...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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Frohawk, artist and storyteller, paints and writes stories about battles, conquests, and the cast of characters in his imaginary Republic of Frengland. The final episode in the artist’s...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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Pelham Art Center is pleased to present TechNoBody, a group exhibition that explores the mediated world's impact on and relationship to the physical body in an increasingly virtual world. The...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Pelham Art Center
155 5th Ave
Pelham, NY  10803
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Sponsor: Pelham Art Center
Telephone: 914-738-2525
Contact Name: Gallery and Public Program Manager
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Zumba® is a fusion of Latin and international music and dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting and effective workout system. Forget this is a workout and join the dance party with...

Cost: $10, $85 for 10 classes

Where:
Spice Dance & Fitness
189 Church St
2nd Floor
Poughkeepsie , NY  12601
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Telephone: 914-844-5137
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Recipients of the Second Annual Arts Center Emerging and Established Artist Awards in 2014, Melinda R. McDaniel and John McQueen present an exhibition of sculpture and installation that creates a...

Where:
Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River St.
Troy, NY
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Telephone: 518-273-0552
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Lerner and Loewe interpret the story of King Arthur and Queen Guenevere in a musical directed and choreographed by Broadway’s Richard Sabellico. See Web site for...

Cost: $54-$85

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY
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Telephone: 914-592-2222
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The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be hosting Maple Sugar Opening Day to celebrate the Maple Sugaring season and to kick off a month of Maple Sugar Tours. On opening day, visitors will join...

Cost: Members: $7, $4 children ages 3-11, Non-members: $10, $7 children

Where:
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
120 Muser Drive
Cornwall, NY  12520
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Telephone: 845-534-5506
Contact Name: Marian Goldin
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We know, we know: It’s not the size that counts. But size can be impressive. From January 30 to March 29, the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College will present XL:...

Where:
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College
124 Raymond Ave.
Poughkeepsie, NY
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Telephone: 845-437-5237
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This nationwide traveling exhibition showcases more than 130 original pieces of art and writing from the talented teen winners of the 2014 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The exhibit...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
CAS Arts Center
48 Main Street
Livingston Manor, NY  12758
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Sponsor: Alliance for Young Artists & Writers
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Inspired by fictitious representations of the real world like “reality” TV, 12 artists display works that question and critique the illusory nature of the present.

Where:
Castle Gallery at the College of New Rochelle
29 Castle Pl.
New Rochelle, NY
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Telephone: 914-654-5423
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"Curious Nature" features local photographers with a connection to the Hudson Valley. The exhibit includes numerous local scenes as well as close-up studies of flora and fauna. Of...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
62 E Market St
Red Hook, NY  12571
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Sponsor: American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
Telephone: 845-758-1653
Contact Name: Jen
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An exhibition of new paintings and prints by Lou Hicks and Teresa Waterman exploring the subtleties of light and vision in our everyday experiences. 

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Miranda Arts Project Space
6 N Pearl Street
Port Chester, NY  10573
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Sponsor: Miranda Arts Project Space
Telephone: 914-318-7178
Contact Name: Patricia Miranda
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HVCCA launches a year of exhibitions and education programs exploring the artistic representation of Love: The First of the 7 Virtues and its antithesis, Seven Deadly Sins: Lust (scheduled to open...

Cost: $0 (FREE) members, $5 non-members

Where:
HVCCA
1701 Main Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
Contact Name: Jo-Ann Brody
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Frohawk, artist and storyteller, paints and writes stories about battles, conquests, and the cast of characters in his imaginary Republic of Frengland. The final episode in the artist’s...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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Born Michael Meyer in 1884, this commercial photographer grew up in Arkansas, and renamed himself “Disfarmer” as a way of rejecting his small-town roots. This show includes...

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

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


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

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You've seen his face on the quarter, on the one dollar bill and now the most famous image of our most famous president is on view at the Hudson River Museum. For this exhibition, Gilbert...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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Pelham Art Center is pleased to present TechNoBody, a group exhibition that explores the mediated world's impact on and relationship to the physical body in an increasingly virtual world. The...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Pelham Art Center
155 5th Ave
Pelham, NY  10803
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Sponsor: Pelham Art Center
Telephone: 914-738-2525
Contact Name: Gallery and Public Program Manager
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The Machine has been performing the music of pink Floyd for 25 years. Each show is an authentic Floydian experience that includes a diverse mix of the band’s extensive 16-album repertoire and...

Cost: $30-$35

Where:
The Chance Theater
6 Crannell St.
Pougkeepsie, NY
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Telephone: 845-471-1966
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Lerner and Loewe interpret the story of King Arthur and Queen Guenevere in a musical directed and choreographed by Broadway’s Richard Sabellico. See Web site for...

Cost: $54-$85

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


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

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Recipients of the Second Annual Arts Center Emerging and Established Artist Awards in 2014, Melinda R. McDaniel and John McQueen present an exhibition of sculpture and installation that creates a...

Where:
Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River St.
Troy, NY
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Telephone: 518-273-0552
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It’s time for community, food and fun to move indoors once again for Nyack’s Third Annual Winter Farmers’ Market Indoors at the Nyack Center. The Indoor Farmers'...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Nyack Center
Corner of Depew & South Broadway
Nyack, NY  10960
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Sponsor: Nyack Chamber of Commerce
Telephone: 845-353-2221
Contact Name: Nyack Chamber of Commerce
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Housed in a charming schoolhouse built in 1870, every Saturday we bring the farms to you! We have everything you need to serve delicious seasonal meals: Fresh fish, veggies, dairy products, meat,...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Palisades Community Center
675 Oak Tree Road
Palisades, NY  10964
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Sponsor: Palisades Community Center
Contact Name: Carol Baxter
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The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be hosting Maple Sugar Opening Day to celebrate the Maple Sugaring season and to kick off a month of Maple Sugar Tours. On opening day, visitors will join...

Cost: Members: $7, $4 children ages 3-11, Non-members: $10, $7 children

Where:
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
120 Muser Drive
Cornwall, NY  12520
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Telephone: 845-534-5506
Contact Name: Marian Goldin
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Art Omi's workshops offer studio experiences for children ages 4 1/2-12. Themes and activities are connected with the artists, artworks and ideas featured in the current exhibition in The...

Cost: $12 per child, $20 for two

Where:
Omi International Arts Center
1405 County Route 22
Ghent, NY  12075
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Sponsor: Omi International Arts Center
Telephone: 518-392-4747
Contact Name: Art Omi
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Everyone has a story to tell. No matter who you are, your unique expression is important. Writing gives you the power to find your voice and put your vision into words. Fiction – where dreams...

Cost: $80 per 4-week session

Where:
Omi International Arts Center
1405 County Route 22
Ghent, NY  12075
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Sponsor: Omi International Arts Center
Telephone: 518-392-4747
Contact Name: Art Omi
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We know, we know: It’s not the size that counts. But size can be impressive. From January 30 to March 29, the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College will present XL:...

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


Telephone: 845-437-5237
Website »

More information

This nationwide traveling exhibition showcases more than 130 original pieces of art and writing from the talented teen winners of the 2014 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The exhibit...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
CAS Arts Center
48 Main Street
Livingston Manor, NY  12758
View map »


Sponsor: Alliance for Young Artists & Writers
Website »

More information

"Curious Nature" features local photographers with a connection to the Hudson Valley. The exhibit includes numerous local scenes as well as close-up studies of flora and fauna. Of...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
62 E Market St
Red Hook, NY  12571
View map »


Sponsor: American Gifts Gallery & Showroom
Telephone: 845-758-1653
Contact Name: Jen
Website »

More information

An exhibition of new paintings and prints by Lou Hicks and Teresa Waterman exploring the subtleties of light and vision in our everyday experiences. 

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Miranda Arts Project Space
6 N Pearl Street
Port Chester, NY  10573
View map »


Sponsor: Miranda Arts Project Space
Telephone: 914-318-7178
Contact Name: Patricia Miranda
Website »

More information

Frohawk, artist and storyteller, paints and writes stories about battles, conquests, and the cast of characters in his imaginary Republic of Frengland. The final episode in the artist’s...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
View map »


Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
Website »

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

Cost: $5, $3 seniors

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


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

You've seen his face on the quarter, on the one dollar bill and now the most famous image of our most famous president is on view at the Hudson River Museum. For this exhibition, Gilbert...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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Learn some basic knitting techniques or refresh your skills with Amy Lamash. Bring your choice of yarn and a pair of knitting needles! Registration is required for this class. 

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Marlboro Free Library
1251 Route 9W
Marlboro, NY  12542
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Telephone: 845-236-7272
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HVCCA launches a year of exhibitions and education programs exploring the artistic representation of Love: The First of the 7 Virtues and its antithesis, Seven Deadly Sins: Lust (scheduled to open...

Cost: $0 (FREE) members, $5 non-members

Where:
HVCCA
1701 Main Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
Contact Name: Jo-Ann Brody
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Family Studio: Art Projects offers creative activities for kids ages seven and up on weekends inspired by the Hudson River Museum's collections and exhibitions. Sessions led by Junior...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Aisha Yusuf
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Want to take a time machine for a spin? As the MESSENGER spacecraft ends its mission on Mercury, learn how craters on this planet and other worlds can be used to study the past. Then, learn how...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Aisha Yusuf
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Family Promise of the Mid-Hudson Valley's fifth annual Bowl-a-Thon fundraiser helps to fulfill the organization's mission of helping homeless children and their...

Cost: $20 bowlers, $10 spectators

Where:
Pat Tarsio Lanes
173 South Plank Road
Newburgh, NY  12550
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Sponsor: Family Promise of the Mid-Hudson Valley
Telephone: 845-401-7009
Contact Name: Christine Chen
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Take a tour of Glenview, led by a Glenview Explainer. See elegant 19th century restored period rooms and highlights from our collection including items once owned by the Trevors, the family...

Cost: $0 (FREE with Museum admission)

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Aisha Yusuf
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When the English crown took over the Dutch colony in 1664, the legal status of women underwent great changes. Ulster County Historian Anne Gordon will present how women were impacted by the change...

Cost: $10, $5 members, $7 seniors and military

Where:
Deyo Hall
6 Broadhead Avenue
New Paltz, NY  12561
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Sponsor: Historic Huguenot Street
Telephone: 845-255-1660
Contact Name: Kaitlin Gallucci
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Pelham Art Center is pleased to present TechNoBody, a group exhibition that explores the mediated world's impact on and relationship to the physical body in an increasingly virtual world. The...

Cost: $0 (FREE)

Where:
Pelham Art Center
155 5th Ave
Pelham, NY  10803
View map »


Sponsor: Pelham Art Center
Telephone: 914-738-2525
Contact Name: Gallery and Public Program Manager
Website »

More information

Recipients of the Second Annual Arts Center Emerging and Established Artist Awards in 2014, Melinda R. McDaniel and John McQueen present an exhibition of sculpture and installation that creates a...

Where:
Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River St.
Troy, NY
View map »


Telephone: 518-273-0552
Website »

More information

Lerner and Loewe interpret the story of King Arthur and Queen Guenevere in a musical directed and choreographed by Broadway’s Richard Sabellico. See Web site for...

Cost: $54-$85

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


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

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