September 24, 2008 RSS feed / Arts and Entertainment

Poe Times Two at The Butterfield Library

Enjoy an evening of old-fashioned thrills, chills, and all things spooky as the Julia L. Butterfield Memorial Library presents Poe Times Two starring Greg Oliver Bovine of the North Shore Theatre Group on Saturday, October 4 at 7pm. More...

The American Revolution and the Hudson Valley at the Desmond-Fish Library

On Sunday, September 28, from 2-5pm at the Desmond- Fish Library, three speakers will be sharing their insights into Hudson Valley history The library is located at 472 Route 403 (at the intersection of 9D and 403) in Garrison. More...

Baritone Thomas Meglioranza in Recital at the Howland Center

The Howland Chamber Music Circle is proud to present baritone Thomas Meglioranza in a varied program of lieder spanning more than three centuries. More...

Children's Corn Husk Doll and Warrior Workshop at Southeast Museum

On Saturday, October 11 at 10:30am The Southeast Museum will hold a Children's Corn Husk Doll and Warrior Workshop. Wherever corn was grown as crop, children used husk to fashion dolls. More...

Howland Library/Barnes & Noble Fundraiser

The best team possible…a public library and a favorite bookstore have teamed up for a Columbus Day holiday fundraiser. More...

Photographer Ted Kawalerski Captures Essence of the Hudson in Beacon Institute Exhibition

Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries announced it will host an exhibition of special photographs created by photographer Ted Kawalerski focusing on life and the environment in and around the Hudson River. More...

The 5 Secrets to Permanent Weight Loss - a Program at Desmond-Fish Library

Have you ever had a hard time losing weight? Do you know why diets don't work and why eating fat doesn't make you fat? Would you like to know how to reduce your risk of breast cancer by 40% and what hormone is out of control in your body? More...

Reed Library to Present Midhat Serbagi's Classical Planet at Lake Carmel Cultural Center

Traditional Japanese swordfighters, a string quartet, a jazz band, a belly dancer, a specially created video and more will be filling the performance space of the Lake Carmel Cultural Center Saturday, More...

The Hand-to-Mouth Players 17th Annual Playwright/ Director's Workshop

The Hand-to-Mouth Players is proud to present its 17th Annual Playwright/Director's Workshop of original one-act plays on Friday & Saturday, October 3 and 4 at 8pm and Sunday, October 5 at 2pm. More...

The Jewel in the Quarry

Manitoga celebrates 50 years of being green

On October 5, when Manitoga/The Russel Wright Design Center honors leading Hudson Valley environmentalists Anne and Constantine Sidamon-Eristoff and Dwell magazine founder Lara Deam, the Award recognizing Wright's legacy will be nearly a decade More...

Feel the Presence of History and Heroes at Historical Society Oct. 11 Gala

Did George Washington sleep here? He very well might have. More...

Garrison Art Center Presents Annual Fall Artists-On- Location Art Auction

On Saturday, October 4, 2008, Garrison Art Center will host its Annual Fall Artists-on- Location Art Auction featuring more than 85 professional artists from the tri-state area. More...

Tenbrooks Molly at the Depot Theatre

Tenbrooks Molly, a traditional country and western band, performs at the Depot Theatre Friday, October 3 at 8pm. More...

Trail Tales: Interactive Scavenger Hunt & Performance at Locust Grove on Columbus Day Weekend

Throughout Columbus Day weekend (Saturday, Sunday & Monday, October 11, 12 & 13), children and their families are invited to enter the magical landscape of historic carriage trails at Locust Grove and leave the ordinary world behind during Trail Ta More...

Cold Spring Artist is Senior Editor of New Book: Freedom and Art

Hudson Valley artists featured; all proceeds from book sales to benefit political figure

On October 2, 2008, the Mirca Art Group, an international coalition of professional artists, will release their landmark collaborative effort, a book entitled Freedom & Art, to the public. More...

Brewster Theater Company Announces Auditions for The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Holiday Production

Twas the month before Christmas and the whole town was anticipating the Christmas Pageant! All except Mrs. Armstrong, the one who always ran it. She was in the hospital in traction 'til the New Year. More...

West Point Chamber Recital: A Family of Clarinets

Staff Sergeant Sam Kaestner will present a clarinet recital at the West Point Jewish Chapel on October 5 at 3pm. The eclectic program will include the music of Mozart, Derek Bermel, William Bolcom and Paquito D'Rivera. Staff Sgt. More...

County Players Seeks Play Submissions and Directors for Next Season

County Players Theater in Wappingers Falls seeks directors and play submissions for its 2009-2010 season. For more information or to receive a submission packet, contact MaryBeth at 845-473-1562 or email MB1757@aol.com. More...

Seth Gallagher and Friends to Perform Irish Music Program at First Presbyterian on October 5

Seth Gallagher and Friends will present a program of Irish music at First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown, Cherry and Academy Streets, Cold Spring, on Sunday, October 5 at 3pm. More...

Banned Books Week at the Howland Public Library

The Call of the Wild by Jack London. Banned. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell. Banned. Hard to believe? Come celebrate your freedom to read during "Banned Books Week - September 27 - October 4 at the Howland Public Library. More...

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