November 12, 2008 RSS feed / Arts and Entertainment

Putnam County Day at Boscobel Means Free Admission for Residents This Sunday

On Sunday, November 16, all residents of Putnam County may visit the elegant nineteenth century house museum and gardens at Boscobel free of charge upon presentation of proof of residency. More...

West Point Band Chamber Music Series: Alone Together: Breaking The Mold of Classical Music Performance

On Sunday, November 23, 2008 at 3pm at the West Point Jewish Chapel, Staff Sergeants Jon Leonard and Denver Dill will perform a recital of modern music for trumpet. More...

Local Artists Perform on Fundraising Christmas CD to Help Underprivileged Children in Putnam

PutnamArea.com , a local online community and information site, announces the release of its holiday fundraiser CD. The CD features local artists performing their favorite and original Christmas songs. More...

Arts On The Lake to Present New Musical With Trolls

A new musical, Troll-Loll- La!, created by Tony Howarth of Patterson and Sheldon Gartner of Yorktown Heights, will be given a concert reading at the Lake Carmel Cultural Center, 640 Route 52, Kent, on Sunday, November 16, at 3pm. More...

New York State Council on the Arts Announces Cultural Blueprints Sessions Across NY State

The New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA), working with the Westchester Arts Council, Empire State Development's Mid-Hudson office and I LOVE NY, is hosting the latest in its series of regional "Cultural Blueprints" sessions on Thursday, Novem More...

Quadricentennial Mural for Beacon Main Street Nears Completion

Award winning muralist Rick Price will host a public viewing of his new River Beacons mural-in-progress at his studio in the Old High School in Beacon, at the corner of Verplanck and Fishkill Avenues, on Saturday Nov. 15, 2008, from 4- 5:30pm. More...

Butterfield Library Participates in National Gaming Day

On November 15, 2008, The Butterfield Library, along with libraries across the country will participate in the largest, simultaneous national video game tournament ever held! More...

Exhibit of Oils and Pastels by Andrew Lattimore and his Students at Flat Iron Gallery

The Flat Iron Gallery of Peekskill will have a group exhibit of oil paintings and pastels by renown artist, Andrew Lattimore and his students, entitled The Magic of Monhegan Island, Maine for the month of December. More...

Service and Inspirational Awards Highlight Constitution Island Association's Recent Annual Meeting and Dinner

Sunday evening, November 9, 2008, the members and friends of Constitution Island Association gathered for their Annual Meeting and Dinner at the Hotel Thayer in Highland Falls. More...

Butterfield Library Wants to Know: Are You Afraid of Monsters?

The Butterfield Library has a monster lurking among the bookshelves. They are looking for some brave children to join in a Monster Hunt to find and chase him out! More...

The Relucant Observer, Faces of War - A Vietnam Trilogy Photography Exhibit at West Point Class of 1929 Gallery

The West Point Class of 1929 Gallery will present an artist's reception featuring the photographic works of Stuart Krentcil. More...

Brewster Theater Co's Armchair Actors Meet Monthly

Would you enjoy an evening out of the house? Interested in theater but don't have the time to commit to a full production? Then, come join The Armchair Actors, Brewster Theater Company's monthly play reading group. More...

Putnam County Historical Society Young Associates present 'A Night of Historical Drama' on November 15

As the nights grow longer, join the Young Associates to share a salacious story and a unique drink among friends. More...

Children's Holiday Ornament Workshop at Southeast Museum

On Saturday, December 6 at 4:30pm, the Southeast Museum will hold a Children's Ornament Making Workshop. There is something very special about a Christmas ornament that has been hand-made by a child. More...

Multi-Artist Exhibit at Back Room Gallery

Several Hudson Valley artists will be exhibiting their works of art in oils, watercolor, bronze, driftwood, original linocut prints, all in various sizes at Back Room Gallery, 475 Main Street, Beacon. More...

Depot Docs: In A Dream

At a Q & A session after a recent showing of In A Dream, Jeremiah Zagar's spell-binding film about the life and work of his father, legendary mosaic artist Isaiah Zagar, the young director was asked about the challenges of documenting, in intima More...

Noel, Nowell, Noël: The Taghkanic Chorale's French Masters Winter Concerts

The Taghkanic Chorale will present a program of superb French music at its two winter concerts to be held at Valhalla United Methodist Church, 200 Columbus Avenue, Valhalla, on December 6, 2008 at 8pm, and at Trinity Episcopal Church, 7 South Highl More...

Small Works Show for the Holidays at Bannerman Island Gallery

Help support the preservation of Bannerman Island by buying a painting or photograph by one of the Hudson Valley's fine artists or photographers. More...

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