August 5, 2009 RSS feed / Arts and Entertainment

Boscobel Hosts Luncheon for Ambassador of France

The Honorable Pierre Vimont, Ambassador of France to the United States, visited and toured the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area on Saturday, July 25, 2009. More...

Shop Along the River at Fine Arts and Crafts Fair

Come by car, train, or kayak—but do not miss the upcoming Garrison Art Center 40th Annual Fine Arts & Crafts Fair, August 15 & 16, 10am-5pm (rain or shine). More...

Westchester Concert Singers Invite Singers to Audition

Currently in its 554th season, the Westchester Concert Singers is extending an invitation to singers in all voice parts (S, A, T, B) to become members. In preparation for a January 10, 2010 concert, "friendly" auditions will be held in September. More...

Rodriguez at Bannermans

Photography Exhibitions

The Bannerman Island Gallery is pleased to present recent Bannerman Island photos by Robert Rodriguez Jr. The show will open at the Bannerman Island Gallery on August 8, 2009. A reception to meet the artist will take place from 4 to 6pm. More...

West Point Band Performs with Flutist Jim Walker

The West Point Concert Band continues its popular Music Under the Stars concert series on Sunday, August 16, at 7:30pm at West Point's Trophy Point Amphitheatre. The program, entitled "A Night at the Opera," will feature guest flutist Jim Walker. More...

Visualization for Healing is Taught at Desmond-Fish

Penny Lavin, Associate Director of One Light Healing Touch (OLHT), is offering a free energy healing workshop at the Desmond-Fish Library in Garrison from 7-8:30pm, on August 13. More...

A World of Words is Yours at the Desmond-Fish Sale

Thousands of wonderful books, DVDs, CDs and other media have been donated to the Friends of the Desmond- Fish Library annual Book and Media Sale, which will run from Friday evening, August 14 through Monday, August 24. More...

Turning Pain into Humor

I Got Sick Then I Got Better is a hilarious and wrenching riff on one woman's adventures after falling down the medical rabbit hole. More...

Victor Jones Trio Blends Jazz and Funk at Dockside

On Sunday, August 9, at Dockside, world-renowned drummer/composer Victor Jones will perform with his trio as part of the Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce's Sunday Sunset Music Series starting at 5.30pm. More...

Longest Running "Phantom" on Stage at the Depot Theatre

The Philipstown Depot Theatre Music Tracks presents Broadway singer, Franc D'Ambrosio, Saturday August 15, at 8pm. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for children. More...

Local Sculptor Uribe Exhibits Recycled Art at MA Museum

Cold Spring artist Alex Uribe is one of 24 artists featured in a new exhibit Trash Menagerie, at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA. Uribe has been making art with recycled materials for more than 30 years. More...

Black Smoke Over the Hudson

A new exhibit of photographs by John Fasulo centers around the 1974 Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge Fire. The exhibit opens on August 16 at Café Bocca, located on Mt. Carmel Square in Poughkeepsie, and runs through November 15. More...

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