An Inside Look at Employee Morale Amongst Westchester County Companies



Illustration by Chris van Es

 

President Barack Obama isn’t the only person losing sleep over the economy—plenty of employees, managers, and owners of Westchester companies are tossing and turning, too. Increased workloads, salary freezes, and slashed benefits haunt their daydreams, while dwindling 401(k) accounts, underwater mortgages, and potential layoffs give them nightmares. Add a constant stream of bad economic news, and it’s no wonder that morale in many workplaces is sinking faster than Ben Bernanke’s approval rating.

On the other hand, does employee morale really matter? That’s an ugly way to put it, but a case can be made that businesses don’t exist primarily to make employees happy—profits come first. A day at work isn’t supposed to be an eight-hour birthday party. When profits are squeezed as they are in today’s economy, management’s attention is necessarily focused on making sure a company stays afloat. Which, after all, is good for the employees, too. No profits, no jobs—the ultimate morale killer.

But while employee morale may not be an end in itself, it certainly does impact productivity. More time spent kvetching around the water cooler means less time servicing customers, making widgets, or spiffing up the product displays. And when a negative outlook prevails, profits plummet. What’s a manager to do? It’s tempting to tighten the belt another notch or two, but that’s probably just going to make matters worse, especially if employees feel that belt is around their neck.

“The problem now is that organizations are worrying about head count and the bottom line and ignoring the simple fact that people need resources to succeed,” says Steven Kramer, author with Teresa Amabile of The Progress Principle, a Harvard Business School-funded report on satisfaction in the workplace. The pair studied almost 12,000 diaries about workdays compiled by 238 adults at seven companies.

A 2010 Gallup poll showed roughly one in four Americans is worried about being laid off in the near future. That’s nearly double the rate reported in August 2008, just prior to the Wall Street financial crisis that sent consumer confidence and the job market tumbling.

Employees often expect management to do something—anything—to make them feel more secure or at least more appreciated. Unfortunately, managers and company owners are feeling insecure, too. For many of them, more than their jobs are on the line. It could be the company’s ability to meet its payroll, service its debt—or even to survive. Plus, there aren’t a lot of arrows in management’s quiver of sure-fire morale boosters. The usual feel-better-quick remedy is money—raises, bonuses, more benefits, and other costly items. When the company’s problem is lack of cash, though, the money cure just isn’t going to happen.

Employers are caught between the proverbial rock and hard place. Revenue growth (if there is any) is, at best, tepid, while costs—especially health benefits—are skyrocketing. “I can’t think of a single employer who, in the last five years, hasn’t asked the employee to contribute more to the cost or taken away benefits,” says York International Agency CEO Robert Kestenbaum. “Health-insurance costs go up ten to twenty-five percent every year. The employer can’t handle that entire increase.” The Harrison-based agency provides all types of insurance for companies and individuals in the tri-state region.

Cutting benefits causes more than just nasty chit-chat around the water cooler. “Changes in benefits not only impact the employee, but their families, too,” Martin says. “Many companies are trying different things that don’t impact benefits as much, but they’re starting to run out of options.”

Some of the savings companies are looking at are not quite so obvious as increasing the employee contribution to benefit plans. “There are services that aren’t used much,” Martin says. “You can pull those out and half the employees probably wouldn’t even notice.” Many companies are considering cuts in lesser-used benefits like dental plans, disability benefits, and life insurance. The problem is, those aren’t particularly expensive for companies to provide (so cost savings are minimal), while employees often value them even if they don’t use them. A MetLife survey released this year found that 59 percent of employees consider such benefits important.'

As Kramer points out, “The reality is, we talk about shared sacrifice, but cutting benefits for top management doesn’t hurt them much. The people it really hurts are the people who depend on those benefits.”

Harrison-based Castle Oil Corporation, a heating fuel and natural gas supplier with 200 employees, takes a different approach to the benefits problem, reports Theresa Delgado, Castle’s VP of Human Resources. The company has maintained the level of healthcare coverage provided by collaborating with brokers on plan design and increasing co-pays. Employee contributions, however, have not increased. “Our brokers can’t believe we don’t ask for more,” she says. The company uses a sliding scale based on salary levels to determine the amount of employee contributions to their health coverage, so higher-paid employees contribute more. Until this past year, “that scale had not changed in the last ten years,” Delgado adds.
But when the company simply can’t absorb the increased costs, Kestenbaum says, “We communicate as early as possible and work with the staff on it. We’re very open about it. We show our employees the cost of our health insurance. They’re on the committee that picks the plan.”

That old standby, communication, helps employee morale in just about every circumstance. Often, employees who know the company’s predicament will actually work harder to improve it, if for no other reason than self-preservation. Companies who share their financials (as publicly traded companies are required to do), can lighten the cloud cover around the water cooler. But managers should also keep in mind that actions speak louder than words—maybe even louder in tough times.
It’s almost impossible to get the staff to believe the company can’t afford raises when the CEO redecorates his office or buys a new car. The boss who strolls in at ten and saunters out at four doesn’t get much productivity from the staff who has to work late covering for the people the company laid off. If bad things are going to happen, management should talk about them, too. The scariest part of any horror movie isn’t the plunge of the knife, it’s not knowing if the killer is waiting in the dark around the next corner. Management’s instinct is to delay releasing bad news as long as possible, usually in a misguided attempt to minimize the impact on morale. But employees aren’t stupid. They notice declining shipments, less store traffic, fewer customer inquiries, not to mention the deer-in-the-headlights look on management’s face. They know something bad is around the corner, they just don’t know what. Says Kramer, “If people’s jobs are in jeopardy, trying to hide it from them makes it worse.”

Castle Oil has downsized some, but tried to do it as painlessly as possible, says Delgado. The company laid off a half-dozen people in 2008, but the real strategy has been based on attrition, she says. “When someone leaves, we really evaluate how that work gets done. Can it be done by other team members? Do we really have to hire someone at all?”

Which can raise another major morale issue. “The problem with downsizing is twofold,” Kramer says. The initial layoffs and the buildup to them are disruptive, then, he says, “you’re left with people who have to sometimes do the work of two or more people. If they don’t have the resources they need to succeed, they become frustrated and demoralized.”

Delgado maintains that Castle Oil makes an effort to deal with increasing workloads. “We have a seasonal kickoff lunch, give gifts to the employees, and make a little noise about it,” Delgado says. “We do something similar with a ‘thank you’ theme at the end of the season.” Last year, some employees requested a “Biggest Loser” contest, so the company put up some prize money and threw a special lunch for the contestants.
Marc Mazarulli, CEO of The Mazarulli Restaurant Group—owner of Opus 465, Marc Charles Steakhouse, Wild Westchester BBQ, and Three Little Pigs BBQ—has about 50 employees in Westchester. “We trimmed back,” he says. “Our people are doing a little more, just like I am. Instead of wearing ten hats, now I wear twenty.”

Mazarulli’s staff has been hit with a double whammy—more work and lighter tips. “Our employees are frustrated like everyone else,” he says. Corporate entertainment and travel cutbacks have impacted the staff’s income. In an effort to increase tips, he says, “we try to help them give the best service they can give.” The company has put an extra manager on the floor while assigning two waiters instead of three to a table. “That helps make their pockets a little fatter.”
Another way to lighten the workload—as well as the employee’s outlook—is by investing in training and education, according to Martin. In the past, personal-growth programs may have existed at many companies, but they were underutilized.

Mentoring programs, tuition reimbursement, or training and development efforts are now being promoted more actively.

Why? Kestenbaum says, “It not only improves morale, but it increases their knowledge and makes them better, smarter employees.” York encourages its employees to take insurance industry courses and pays 50 percent of the cost of a course upfront, then reimburses the remaining 50 percent upon completion. “We also give a two-thousand, five-hundred-dollar bonus and an expenses-paid trip to the national convention for employees who earn a certain industry designation, which requires three to four years of night classes and extra study,” Kestenbaum says. Several of his employees are taking classes, and two of his staffers achieved that goal in the last year.

Delgado says her company focuses on customer-service training. “Maybe our customer-service people are doing a little more, but we’re giving them more skills.”

Paul Adler, VP of Rand Commercial Services, says his company’s 725 agents (including 280 in Westchester) are encouraged to learn on the job and to use the latest tools. “Are people down? Sure,” he says. “But we’ve encouraged them to take classes, get new technology, and learn new skills. We’re not giving them an opportunity to dwell on the downturn.” Rand employees can earn up to $900 for real estate conferences, conventions, or personal-improvement courses. Technology credits can be used for items like iPads, video cameras, or software. The company sees a return, too: “For us, it’s a great reinvestment in the agent,” Kramer declares. “Training signals to people that they are valued.”

Not all education needs to be directly job-related, Martin notes. “Another thing is offering financial-services advice, lunch-and-learns, educational sessions you can attend on company time on the company’s dime.” She’s seen companies bring in insurance representatives to talk about how to handle benefits more wisely. Another did a session on identity theft. “Different things to let employees know the company is thinking about them.”

Castle Oil takes it a step further. The company has a wellness program that reimburses employee costs up to $100 for just about anything health-related, including smoking-cessation aids, gym memberships, exercise equipment, even golf lessons. They also bring yoga instruction onsite once a week.

Another morale-boosting tool is appreciation. Believe it or not, most people work not just to get a paycheck, but because they get satisfaction from accomplishing something every day, Kramer says. So management should take every opportunity (and even create a few) to let the staff know their contributions to the company’s well-being counts. “Attaboys” aren’t cheap; they’re priceless.

Adler says Rand gets a big return on its investment in employee recognition and social events designed to foster teamwork. “We do a lot of social events with the agents,” he reports. “Each residential office has a weekly meeting—around food.” The company also has frequent outings, like the one they held at Provident Bank stadium in Ramapo, New Jersey, where more than 100 agents and their families were treated to a ballgame, hot dogs, and sodas. “We also have an annual gala, sort of like the Academy Awards, as well as a company breakfast where agents from all of our twenty-five offices in the region gather to honor each other.”

He adds that the company encourages individual offices to get behind volunteer efforts, like the one in September when employees in Yonkers spent a day painting the facilities at Jawonio, an organization that provides services for the disabled. Castle Oil believes community support is good for employee morale, too, according to Delgado. The company backs employees’ charitable causes, sponsors a company-wide Coats for Kids collection, a March of Dimes team, a Junior Achievement program, as well as adding funds to some individual employee contributions to specific causes.

“Some companies, instead of doing a summer outing, will do a day with Habitat for Humanity,” Martin says. “The employees don’t mind seeing the company spend money that way, whereas they may say about a social event, ‘Why are we giving a party when people are losing their jobs?’”

Right now, many people cling to their jobs because they know how tough it is to find another one. But that won’t last forever. Economic trends are cyclical. What goes up not only comes down, but the opposite is generally true as well when it comes to financial indicators like the stock market, the price of gold, and even the unemployment rate. What happens when the uptick begins?

“There is a concern that when things do turn around, people will leave,” Martin says. “You have to worry about retention of your good folks.” MetLife’s study found that 47 percent of employees report feeling very strong loyalty to their employer, down from 59 percent just three years ago.

Kramer puts it bluntly. “The problem for organizations is who are they going to lose? When things turn around, the first people out the door will be your best people, not your worst ones. Then you’re at a competitive disadvantage because you didn’t take care of your folks.”

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Cost: 0

Where:
PEACHWAVE YOGURT
228 EAST HARTSDALE AVE
HARTSDALE, NY  10530
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Sponsor: PEACHWAVE YOGURT
Telephone: 914-574-5076
Contact Name: Beth steinman

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On Monday, April 21st, the Charter School for Educational Excellence anticipates 400 in attendance at its technology fundraiser, Bits and Bytes. The event will be hosted by 42 in White Plains...

Cost: 50.00

Where:
42
1 Renaissance Square
White Plains, NY  10601
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Sponsor: 42
Telephone: 914-747-0519
Contact Name: Charlotte Abram
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Friends of Weekday Nursery School Spring Fundraising Gala- Cocktails, Dinner, Auctions all to support Weekday Nursery School in New Rochelle.

Cost: $65

Where:
Beckwith Pointe
700 Davenport Ave
New Rochelle, NY  10804
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Sponsor: Friends of Weekday Nursery School
Telephone: 914-632-6758
Contact Name: Niki Guida
Website »

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One of theatre’s most illustrious backstage technicians will take center stage as the Broadway Technical Theatre History Project at Purchase College–SUNY honors technical supervisor Fred...

Cost: Free

Where:
Performing Arts Center at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY, NY  10577
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Sponsor: Purchase College
Telephone: 914 251-6000
Website »

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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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The Mamaroneck Artists Guild hosts an out-of-the-gallery exhibit at the Greenburgh Public Library. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenburgh Library
300 E Main S
Elmsford , NY
View map »


Website »

More information

The Aldrich Collection 1964-1974 In honor of the Aldrich’s 50th anniversary, the museum hosts an exhibition that examines Larry Aldrich’s legacy through the works of artists he...

Cost: Free

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
258 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT  06877
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Telephone: 203-438-4519
Website »

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Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the exhibition—one of the first major exhibitions to explore the 40-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium—focuses on...

Cost: Free

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


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

The Neuberger hosts a selection of more than 40 of Forrest Best’s paintings, along with rare works on paper and selected letters

Cost: General Public: $5 Seniors 62+: $3 Students: $3

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

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The Museum hosts a series of photographs from the new photographer, who worked as a staffer for LIFE magazine. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich , CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition offers a tour of Connecticut’s landscapes painted by American Impressionists, including Chile Hassam, J. Alden Weir, John Henry Twachtman, Leonard Ochtman, and others.

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The Creative Action Network (CAN) launches a crowd sourced art campaign, enlisting artists from all 50 states to create a collection of artwork celebrating the country’s national parks and...

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY
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Telephone: 800-337-8474
Website »

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The exhibition explores vast and extraordinary deep-sea habitats by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies used by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

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Not “Under Construction!” Opening of Six Ladders Exhibition Features Eye-Catching Transformation of the Katonah Museum of Art   Bright swaths of vibrant colors transform the Katonah...

Cost: $10 adults, $5 seniors/students, members/under 12 free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah , NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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The series features classic movies shown with an expert speaker, including: Two for the Road (April 7, with author and Wesleyan University film professor Jeanine Basinger) The French...

Where:
Bow Tie Criterion Cinemas
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 914-725-0999

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The Most Comprehensive Yoga Teacher Training in Westchester County Become Certified as a 200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher The Program: Develop a well-rounded knowledge of the...

Cost: 3,500

Where:
Sage Yoga
6 Maple Ave
Armonk, NY  10504
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Telephone: 914-393-6517
Contact Name: Susan Rubin

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The FTMA program at Sacred Heart University and the Avon co-present a free series of American fight films followed by a discussion with professor Justin Liberman, including: Fat City (April...

Where:
Avon Theatre Film Center
Stamford, CT


Telephone: 203-967-3660
Website »

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The Center’s “After Dark” series features offbeat, cult, and little-seen films; this month’s selections are Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (April 16, followed by a...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
Website »

More information

Standing Ovation Studios presents a production of the Tony-winning musical, based on E.L. Doctorow’s book and set in New Rochelle

Cost: $54-$80

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

Purchase College presents the dramatic play by Federico Garcia-Lorca, about a man who sets out to destroy his former fiancée’s wedding day. 

Cost: $12.50-$17.50

Where:
The Performing Arts Center Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase , NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6200
Website »

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Manhattan College hosts readings and book signings with Jane Springer (April 3), author of Murder Ballad, and Chris Tusa, author of Dirty Little Angels.  Event Times: April 3rd and...

Where:
Hayden Hall, Manhattan College
4513 Manhattan College Parkway
Riverdale, NY
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Telephone: 718-862-7921
Website »

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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
Website »

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Stop by The Rye Arts Center Gallery to view a highly anticipated ehxibit that uses chairs as its medium.  Join us on Saturday, April 5th from 3:00pm-5:00pm for an Opening Reception of our Edge...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Contact Name: Bridget Murphy
Website »

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  Monday & Friday Mornings: 9:15am-12:00pm Tuesday & Wednesday Afternoons: 11:45am-2:30pm   Sign up now for this popular pre-school creative arts program that offers a well-balanced...

Cost: Varies on day

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Website »

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Classical & Opera Downtown Music presents free, half-hour concerts designed to fit within a lunch hour.  April 2nd, 9th, 16th 23rd, and 30h

Cost: Free

Where:
Grace Church
White Plains , NY


Telephone: 914-949-0384
Website »

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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
Website »

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A story time for children of all ages, from newborns to school age children, with a parent or guardian.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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6-week classes  Children and parents or caregivers come for an hour of nature fun. Dress for outdoor activity. Except in extreme weather conditions, a portion of each class is spent outdoors....

Cost: Members: $50 per child Non-members: $90 per child

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Telephone: 914-723-3470
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Katonah Museum of Art’s newest outdoor exhibit, Six Ladders by artist Andrea Lilienthal, features a series of giant bamboo ladders that are whimsical and enigmatic. The ladders lean...

Cost: 10 (Adults); $5 (seniors/students)

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah , NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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6-week classes  Children and parents or caregivers come for an hour of nature fun. Dress for outdoor activity. Except in extreme weather conditions, a portion of each class is spent outdoors....

Cost: Members: $50 per child Non-members: $90 per child

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

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Co-Ed Vet2Vet Peer Networking Meetings are held every Monday. Light refreshments will be served. Participation and parking is FREE. Vet2Vet meetings are led by service members & veterans, for...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Peekskill Public Library
4 Nelson Avenue
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: Family Services of Westchester
Telephone: 914 872 5269
Contact Name: Kevin Grundig
Website »

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Not “Under Construction!” Opening of Six Ladders Exhibition Features Eye-Catching Transformation of the Katonah Museum of Art   Bright swaths of vibrant colors transform the Katonah...

Cost: $10 adults, $5 seniors/students, members/under 12 free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah , NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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Art Workshops for Children Ages 3 – 5; Six-Sessions, from April 8 – May 20 This recurring series of workshops introduces museum experiences and art explorations to 3-5-year-old children and...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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Learn to make earrings while helping a good cause.For every pair of earring you make, make another pair that will be donated to a battered women's shelter.More more information call the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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Art Workshops for Children Ages 6 – 12; Six-Sessions, from April 10 – May 22 A recurring series of workshops for children ages 6-12.  Find out what it takes to become a mini-printmaker!...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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PEACHWAVE YOGURT IS OPENING IN HARTSDALE!  COME ON IN AND GIVE US A TRY! MARCH 21 6:00 PM  

Cost: 0

Where:
PEACHWAVE YOGURT
228 EAST HARTSDALE AVE
HARTSDALE, NY  10530
View map »


Sponsor: PEACHWAVE YOGURT
Telephone: 914-574-5076
Contact Name: Beth steinman

More information

Friends of Weekday Nursery School Spring Fundraising Gala- Cocktails, Dinner, Auctions all to support Weekday Nursery School in New Rochelle.

Cost: $65

Where:
Beckwith Pointe
700 Davenport Ave
New Rochelle, NY  10804
View map »


Sponsor: Friends of Weekday Nursery School
Telephone: 914-632-6758
Contact Name: Niki Guida
Website »

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Bring games that you'd like to get to the table or come enjoy some new ones. Our focus is on euro games (Settlers of Catan, Dominion, etc.) and Ameritrash (Betrayal at House on the Hill, King of...

Cost: $5.00

Where:
3rd Universe Comics
35 North Riverside Avenue
Croton on Hudson, NY  10520
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Sponsor: Westchester Gaming Group
Telephone: 914-525-6375
Contact Name: Elliot
Website »

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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

The Mamaroneck Artists Guild hosts an out-of-the-gallery exhibit at the Greenburgh Public Library. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenburgh Library
300 E Main S
Elmsford , NY
View map »


Website »

More information

The Aldrich Collection 1964-1974 In honor of the Aldrich’s 50th anniversary, the museum hosts an exhibition that examines Larry Aldrich’s legacy through the works of artists he...

Cost: Free

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
258 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT  06877
View map »


Telephone: 203-438-4519
Website »

More information

The Creative Action Network (CAN) launches a crowd sourced art campaign, enlisting artists from all 50 states to create a collection of artwork celebrating the country’s national parks and...

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY
View map »


Telephone: 800-337-8474
Website »

More information

8-class term, $240 Choose which class day works best for you: Wednesdays, 7-9pm (adults) Thursdays, 1-3pm (adults) Thursdays, 4-5:30pm (kids) Thursdays, 7-9pm (adults) Saturdays,...

Cost: $240/8-week class term

Where:
Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
379 McLean Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10705
View map »


Sponsor: Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
Telephone: 646-316-0554
Contact Name: Cori
Website »

More information

The FTMA program at Sacred Heart University and the Avon co-present a free series of American fight films followed by a discussion with professor Justin Liberman, including: Fat City (April...

Where:
Avon Theatre Film Center
Stamford, CT


Telephone: 203-967-3660
Website »

More information

Awakening Day Package Includes Castle Spa Cuisine Lunch in Equus Restaurant, a 30-Minute Body Scrub and a 90-Minute Swedish massage with Herbal Compress or a 30-Minute Foot Therapy with...

Cost: $350 +

Where:
Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »


Sponsor: THANN Sanctuary Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Contact Name: Equus Restaurant
Website »

More information

This special documentary art exhibit is a collaborative project by high school students from all over Westchester County who are took on the challenge to photograph as many plastic bags...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
View map »


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

More information

The Center’s “After Dark” series features offbeat, cult, and little-seen films; this month’s selections are Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (April 16, followed by a...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
Website »

More information

Jazz, Folk, Rock & Pop   The “folk punk” singer, songwriter, and vocalist performs songs from her most recent album, Which Side Are You On? 

Where:
Tarrytown Music Hall
Tarrytown, NY


Telephone: 914-631-3390
Website »

More information

The Most Comprehensive Yoga Teacher Training in Westchester County Become Certified as a 200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher The Program: Develop a well-rounded knowledge of the...

Cost: 3,500

Where:
Sage Yoga
6 Maple Ave
Armonk, NY  10504
View map »


Telephone: 914-393-6517
Contact Name: Susan Rubin

More information

Stop by The Rye Arts Center Gallery to view a highly anticipated ehxibit that uses chairs as its medium.  Join us on Saturday, April 5th from 3:00pm-5:00pm for an Opening Reception of our Edge...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
View map »


Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Contact Name: Bridget Murphy
Website »

More information

  Monday & Friday Mornings: 9:15am-12:00pm Tuesday & Wednesday Afternoons: 11:45am-2:30pm   Sign up now for this popular pre-school creative arts program that offers a well-balanced...

Cost: Varies on day

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
View map »


Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Website »

More information

For speakers of other languages seeking to improve their English

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the exhibition—one of the first major exhibitions to explore the 40-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium—focuses on...

Cost: Free

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


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

The Neuberger hosts a selection of more than 40 of Forrest Best’s paintings, along with rare works on paper and selected letters

Cost: General Public: $5 Seniors 62+: $3 Students: $3

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

More information

The Museum hosts a series of photographs from the new photographer, who worked as a staffer for LIFE magazine. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich , CT  06830
View map »


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition offers a tour of Connecticut’s landscapes painted by American Impressionists, including Chile Hassam, J. Alden Weir, John Henry Twachtman, Leonard Ochtman, and others.

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition explores vast and extraordinary deep-sea habitats by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies used by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The series features classic movies shown with an expert speaker, including: Two for the Road (April 7, with author and Wesleyan University film professor Jeanine Basinger) The French...

Where:
Bow Tie Criterion Cinemas
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 914-725-0999

More information

Classical & Opera Downtown Music presents free, half-hour concerts designed to fit within a lunch hour.  April 2nd, 9th, 16th 23rd, and 30h

Cost: Free

Where:
Grace Church
White Plains , NY


Telephone: 914-949-0384
Website »

More information

Standing Ovation Studios presents a production of the Tony-winning musical, based on E.L. Doctorow’s book and set in New Rochelle

Cost: $54-$80

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

Purchase College presents the dramatic play by Federico Garcia-Lorca, about a man who sets out to destroy his former fiancée’s wedding day. 

Cost: $12.50-$17.50

Where:
The Performing Arts Center Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase , NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-251-6200
Website »

More information

Manhattan College hosts readings and book signings with Jane Springer (April 3), author of Murder Ballad, and Chris Tusa, author of Dirty Little Angels.  Event Times: April 3rd and...

Where:
Hayden Hall, Manhattan College
4513 Manhattan College Parkway
Riverdale, NY
View map »


Telephone: 718-862-7921
Website »

More information

The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-941-2416
Website »

More information

The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
View map »


Telephone: 914-941-2416
Website »

More information

Show More...
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Awakening Day Package Includes Castle Spa Cuisine Lunch in Equus Restaurant, a 30-Minute Body Scrub and a 90-Minute Swedish massage with Herbal Compress or a 30-Minute Foot Therapy with...

Cost: $350 +

Where:
Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »


Sponsor: THANN Sanctuary Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Contact Name: Equus Restaurant
Website »

More information

This special documentary art exhibit is a collaborative project by high school students from all over Westchester County who are took on the challenge to photograph as many plastic bags...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
View map »


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

More information

8-class term, $240 Choose which class day works best for you: Wednesdays, 7-9pm (adults) Thursdays, 1-3pm (adults) Thursdays, 4-5:30pm (kids) Thursdays, 7-9pm (adults) Saturdays,...

Cost: $240/8-week class term

Where:
Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
379 McLean Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10705
View map »


Sponsor: Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
Telephone: 646-316-0554
Contact Name: Cori
Website »

More information

Art Workshops for Children Ages 3 – 5; Six-Sessions, from April 8 – May 20 This recurring series of workshops introduces museum experiences and art explorations to 3-5-year-old children and...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

Art Workshops for Children Ages 6 – 12; Six-Sessions, from April 10 – May 22 A recurring series of workshops for children ages 6-12.  Find out what it takes to become a mini-printmaker!...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

Have you ever wondered how to prepare healthy food for you and your family without feeling exhausted and overwhelmed?  Join two Board Certified Holistic Health Coaches, Karen Rigney and Alyson...

Cost: FREE

Where:
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
85 east Main Street
Mount Kisco, NY  10549
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Sponsor: Support Connection
Telephone: 914-962-6402
Contact Name: Support Connection
Website »

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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

PEACHWAVE YOGURT IS OPENING IN HARTSDALE!  COME ON IN AND GIVE US A TRY! MARCH 21 6:00 PM  

Cost: 0

Where:
PEACHWAVE YOGURT
228 EAST HARTSDALE AVE
HARTSDALE, NY  10530
View map »


Sponsor: PEACHWAVE YOGURT
Telephone: 914-574-5076
Contact Name: Beth steinman

More information

Friends of Weekday Nursery School Spring Fundraising Gala- Cocktails, Dinner, Auctions all to support Weekday Nursery School in New Rochelle.

Cost: $65

Where:
Beckwith Pointe
700 Davenport Ave
New Rochelle, NY  10804
View map »


Sponsor: Friends of Weekday Nursery School
Telephone: 914-632-6758
Contact Name: Niki Guida
Website »

More information

Cost: free

Where:
Purchase College
Red Room of Student Services Building
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
View map »


Website »

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Art looted by the Nazis often makes headlines and even features in popular culture as in the recently-released movie “Monuments Men.” But how does an art museum actually research its...

Cost: Free

Where:
Purchase College Student Services Building
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY, NY  10577
View map »


Sponsor: Purchase College
Telephone: 914 251-6000
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Stop by The Rye Arts Center Gallery to view a highly anticipated ehxibit that uses chairs as its medium.  Join us on Saturday, April 5th from 3:00pm-5:00pm for an Opening Reception of our Edge...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Contact Name: Bridget Murphy
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  Monday & Friday Mornings: 9:15am-12:00pm Tuesday & Wednesday Afternoons: 11:45am-2:30pm   Sign up now for this popular pre-school creative arts program that offers a well-balanced...

Cost: Varies on day

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
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Mother Nature’s Storytime (2-4 years old) Children, with parent or caregiver, enjoy spring days at the center with nature themed stories, nature walks, live animals, and/or crafts.   WED...

Cost: Members: $50 per child Non-members: $90 per child

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Telephone: 914-723-3470
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  Stories, rhymes, and songs for children ages 18 months through 5 years with a caregiver.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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Every Wednesday night, more than 70 Westchester area restaurants show their appreciation for those who volunteer in the community by offering 20% off your dinner check. (Holidays and alcohol...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NY


Sponsor: ThankYouForCaring
Telephone: 914-424-8888
Contact Name: John Higgins
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Every Wednesday night, more than 70 Westchester area restaurants show their appreciation for those who volunteer in the community by offering 20% off your dinner check. (Holidays and alcohol...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NY


Sponsor: ThankYouForCaring
Telephone: 914-424-8888
Contact Name: John Higgins
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The Mamaroneck Artists Guild hosts an out-of-the-gallery exhibit at the Greenburgh Public Library. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenburgh Library
300 E Main S
Elmsford , NY
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The Aldrich Collection 1964-1974 In honor of the Aldrich’s 50th anniversary, the museum hosts an exhibition that examines Larry Aldrich’s legacy through the works of artists he...

Cost: Free

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
258 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT  06877
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Telephone: 203-438-4519
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The Neuberger hosts a selection of more than 40 of Forrest Best’s paintings, along with rare works on paper and selected letters

Cost: General Public: $5 Seniors 62+: $3 Students: $3

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
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The Most Comprehensive Yoga Teacher Training in Westchester County Become Certified as a 200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher The Program: Develop a well-rounded knowledge of the...

Cost: 3,500

Where:
Sage Yoga
6 Maple Ave
Armonk, NY  10504
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Telephone: 914-393-6517
Contact Name: Susan Rubin

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Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the exhibition—one of the first major exhibitions to explore the 40-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium—focuses on...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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The Museum hosts a series of photographs from the new photographer, who worked as a staffer for LIFE magazine. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich , CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The exhibition offers a tour of Connecticut’s landscapes painted by American Impressionists, including Chile Hassam, J. Alden Weir, John Henry Twachtman, Leonard Ochtman, and others.

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The Creative Action Network (CAN) launches a crowd sourced art campaign, enlisting artists from all 50 states to create a collection of artwork celebrating the country’s national parks and...

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY
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Telephone: 800-337-8474
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The exhibition explores vast and extraordinary deep-sea habitats by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies used by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The series features classic movies shown with an expert speaker, including: Two for the Road (April 7, with author and Wesleyan University film professor Jeanine Basinger) The French...

Where:
Bow Tie Criterion Cinemas
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 914-725-0999

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The FTMA program at Sacred Heart University and the Avon co-present a free series of American fight films followed by a discussion with professor Justin Liberman, including: Fat City (April...

Where:
Avon Theatre Film Center
Stamford, CT


Telephone: 203-967-3660
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The Center’s “After Dark” series features offbeat, cult, and little-seen films; this month’s selections are Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (April 16, followed by a...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
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  The JBFC hosts a series of art-related films including Picasso’s Gang (April 23rd, and 29th) Inside the New Yorker Cartoon (April 24, includes multimedia presentation...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
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Classical & Opera Downtown Music presents free, half-hour concerts designed to fit within a lunch hour.  April 2nd, 9th, 16th 23rd, and 30h

Cost: Free

Where:
Grace Church
White Plains , NY


Telephone: 914-949-0384
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Standing Ovation Studios presents a production of the Tony-winning musical, based on E.L. Doctorow’s book and set in New Rochelle

Cost: $54-$80

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
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Purchase College presents the dramatic play by Federico Garcia-Lorca, about a man who sets out to destroy his former fiancée’s wedding day. 

Cost: $12.50-$17.50

Where:
The Performing Arts Center Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase , NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6200
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Manhattan College hosts readings and book signings with Jane Springer (April 3), author of Murder Ballad, and Chris Tusa, author of Dirty Little Angels.  Event Times: April 3rd and...

Where:
Hayden Hall, Manhattan College
4513 Manhattan College Parkway
Riverdale, NY
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Telephone: 718-862-7921
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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
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Every Wednesday night, more than 70 Westchester area restaurants show their appreciation for those who volunteer in the community by offering 20% off your dinner check. (Holidays and alcohol...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NY


Sponsor: ThankYouForCaring
Telephone: 914-424-8888
Contact Name: John Higgins
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Change happens. Many still dream of ‘Better Homes and Gardens’ landscapes but reality has muddied the picture. Job demands, kids, money, hectic schedules, aging bodies, and changing interests...

Cost: Members $35, Non-Members $45

Where:
Garden Education Center of Greenwich
130 Bible Street
Cos Cob, CT  06807
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Sponsor: GEC
Telephone: 203-869-9242
Contact Name: Program Office
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8-class term, $240 Choose which class day works best for you: Wednesdays, 7-9pm (adults) Thursdays, 1-3pm (adults) Thursdays, 4-5:30pm (kids) Thursdays, 7-9pm (adults) Saturdays,...

Cost: $240/8-week class term

Where:
Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
379 McLean Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10705
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Sponsor: Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
Telephone: 646-316-0554
Contact Name: Cori
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Art Workshops for Children Ages 3 – 5; Six-Sessions, from April 8 – May 20 This recurring series of workshops introduces museum experiences and art explorations to 3-5-year-old children and...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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Art Workshops for Children Ages 6 – 12; Six-Sessions, from April 10 – May 22 A recurring series of workshops for children ages 6-12.  Find out what it takes to become a mini-printmaker!...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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NEW! Karen Young Yoga at PFX- WESTCHESTER’S ONLY YOGA FOR GOLFERS SERIES  PFX, 101 Castleton Street, Pleasantville Thursdays 5:30-6:30 $110/5 weeks starting April 24: 4/24, 5/1,...

Cost: $110

Where:
PFX
101 Castleton Street
3rd Floor
Pleasantville, NY  10595
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Sponsor: Karen Young Yoga
Telephone: 347.225.3737
Contact Name: Karen Young
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Key to the Riddle is a fascinating look at one of America’s most notorious cult visionaries—a man who truly believed that art could save his life. Using Bess’s own hauntingly sincere...

Cost: Free

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Sponsor: Education Department
Telephone: 914-251-6113
Contact Name: Olivia Kalin

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Family Services of Westchester (FSW) will celebrate 60 years of making a difference in Westchester County with its Diamond Anniversary Gala on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at VIP County Club in New...

Cost: $350

Where:
VIP Country Club
600 Davenport Avenue
New Rochelle, NY  10805
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Sponsor: Family Services of Westchester
Telephone: 914-305-6876
Contact Name: Marianne Gordineer

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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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The Mamaroneck Artists Guild hosts an out-of-the-gallery exhibit at the Greenburgh Public Library. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenburgh Library
300 E Main S
Elmsford , NY
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Awakening Day Package Includes Castle Spa Cuisine Lunch in Equus Restaurant, a 30-Minute Body Scrub and a 90-Minute Swedish massage with Herbal Compress or a 30-Minute Foot Therapy with...

Cost: $350 +

Where:
Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Sponsor: THANN Sanctuary Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Contact Name: Equus Restaurant
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This special documentary art exhibit is a collaborative project by high school students from all over Westchester County who are took on the challenge to photograph as many plastic bags...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Telephone: 914-723-3470
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The Aldrich Collection 1964-1974 In honor of the Aldrich’s 50th anniversary, the museum hosts an exhibition that examines Larry Aldrich’s legacy through the works of artists he...

Cost: Free

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
258 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT  06877
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Telephone: 203-438-4519
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Legal Services of the Hudson Valley will hold its 2014 Equal Access to Justice Dinner on April 24 at The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester in White Plains, New York. The cocktail reception begins at...

Cost: $250/ticket; $2,500/table of 10

Where:
The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester
3 Renaissance Square
White Plains, NY  10601
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Sponsor: Legal Services of the Hudson Valley
Telephone: 914-949-1350, x. 160
Contact Name: Marianne Delaney
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Attend a masquerade party and Red Apple Awards ceremony to benefit the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. The night will feature a one-of-kind cocktail masquerade party, formal dinner, and benefit...

Cost: Call for information

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
10 North Water Street
Norwalk, NY
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Telephone: 203-852-0700
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The Emelin hosts a four-part series that surveys the diversity of today’s dance landscape. 

Cost: $25

Where:
Emelin Theatre
153 Library Lane
Mamaroneck, NY
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Telephone: 914-698-0098
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Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the exhibition—one of the first major exhibitions to explore the 40-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium—focuses on...

Cost: Free

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


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

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The Neuberger hosts a selection of more than 40 of Forrest Best’s paintings, along with rare works on paper and selected letters

Cost: General Public: $5 Seniors 62+: $3 Students: $3

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
Website »

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The Museum hosts a series of photographs from the new photographer, who worked as a staffer for LIFE magazine. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich , CT  06830
View map »


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition offers a tour of Connecticut’s landscapes painted by American Impressionists, including Chile Hassam, J. Alden Weir, John Henry Twachtman, Leonard Ochtman, and others.

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

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The Creative Action Network (CAN) launches a crowd sourced art campaign, enlisting artists from all 50 states to create a collection of artwork celebrating the country’s national parks and...

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY
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Telephone: 800-337-8474
Website »

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The exhibition explores vast and extraordinary deep-sea habitats by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies used by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

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The series features classic movies shown with an expert speaker, including: Two for the Road (April 7, with author and Wesleyan University film professor Jeanine Basinger) The French...

Where:
Bow Tie Criterion Cinemas
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 914-725-0999

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The Center’s “After Dark” series features offbeat, cult, and little-seen films; this month’s selections are Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (April 16, followed by a...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
Website »

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  The JBFC hosts a series of art-related films including Picasso’s Gang (April 23rd, and 29th) Inside the New Yorker Cartoon (April 24, includes multimedia presentation...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
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Classical & Opera Downtown Music presents free, half-hour concerts designed to fit within a lunch hour.  April 2nd, 9th, 16th 23rd, and 30h

Cost: Free

Where:
Grace Church
White Plains , NY


Telephone: 914-949-0384
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Ragtime, the Tony Award-winning musical set in our very own New Rochelle, is coming to Westchester Broadway Theatre. It’s running through May 4th, Thursdays through Sundays, and the show...

Cost: +/- $67

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
One Braodway Plaza
Elmsford, NY
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PEACHWAVE YOGURT IS OPENING IN HARTSDALE!  COME ON IN AND GIVE US A TRY! MARCH 21 6:00 PM  

Cost: 0

Where:
PEACHWAVE YOGURT
228 EAST HARTSDALE AVE
HARTSDALE, NY  10530
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Sponsor: PEACHWAVE YOGURT
Telephone: 914-574-5076
Contact Name: Beth steinman

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Standing Ovation Studios presents a production of the Tony-winning musical, based on E.L. Doctorow’s book and set in New Rochelle

Cost: $54-$80

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

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Purchase College presents the dramatic play by Federico Garcia-Lorca, about a man who sets out to destroy his former fiancée’s wedding day. 

Cost: $12.50-$17.50

Where:
The Performing Arts Center Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase , NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6200
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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
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Light Dinner & Dessert provided   Bring Your Own Beverage  A workshop with tips on choosing and arranging store-bought flowers with expert floral designer, Miriam Landsman.  ...

Cost: Members $30, Non-Members $40

Where:
Garden Education Center of Greenwich
130 Bible Street
Cos Cob, CT  06807
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Sponsor: GEC
Telephone: 203-869-9242
Contact Name: Program Office
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Manhattan College hosts readings and book signings with Jane Springer (April 3), author of Murder Ballad, and Chris Tusa, author of Dirty Little Angels.  Event Times: April 3rd and...

Where:
Hayden Hall, Manhattan College
4513 Manhattan College Parkway
Riverdale, NY
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Telephone: 718-862-7921
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socialize w/friends while playing games and winning table & sweepstakes prizes!  "$$ Hat" raffle being held as well!  $10 admission includes appetizers, finger sandwiches, hot & cold beverages...

Cost: $10 per person

Where:
St. Columbanus Church Hall
122 Oregon Road
Cortlandt Manor, NY  10567
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Sponsor: R
Telephone: 914.737.4705
Contact Name: Doreen Evangelista
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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
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Friends of Weekday Nursery School Spring Fundraising Gala- Cocktails, Dinner, Auctions all to support Weekday Nursery School in New Rochelle.

Cost: $65

Where:
Beckwith Pointe
700 Davenport Ave
New Rochelle, NY  10804
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Sponsor: Friends of Weekday Nursery School
Telephone: 914-632-6758
Contact Name: Niki Guida
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A Evening of Inspiration with Author Donna Fullerton  Co-Author of "The Freedom Zone"   -Round table Discussion -Excerpt Reading and tour of "The Freedom Zone" -Book Signing and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Weezie D
15 Park Place
Bronxville, NY  10708
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A Evening of Inspiration with Author Donna Fullerton Co-Author of "The Freedom Zone"   -Round table Discussion -Excerpt Reading and tour of "The Freedom Zone" -Book Signing and Q&A's...

Cost: free

Where:
Weezie D
15 Park Place
Bronxville, NY  10708
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The Most Comprehensive Yoga Teacher Training in Westchester County Become Certified as a 200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher The Program: Develop a well-rounded knowledge of the...

Cost: 3,500

Where:
Sage Yoga
6 Maple Ave
Armonk, NY  10504
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Telephone: 914-393-6517
Contact Name: Susan Rubin

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Set in sixteenth century Florence, the story details to what lengths a love smitten Florentine will go to win the favors of a beautiful young woman who is inconveniently married to the rich and...

Cost: $10.00 general, $5.00 Senior Citizens $5.00 Students and Employees w/ ID

Where:
Doorley Auditorium
715 North Ave
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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To thank local volunteers, every Thursday, DeCicco Family Markets in Ardsley, Armonk, Brewster, Harrison and Pelham offer 5% off when you shop.  It is their way to thank those in the community...

Cost: Free

Where:
DeCicco in Ardsley, Armonk, Brewster, Harrison and
, NY


Sponsor: ThankYouForCaring
Telephone: 914-424-8888
Contact Name: John Higgins
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Stop by The Rye Arts Center Gallery to view a highly anticipated ehxibit that uses chairs as its medium.  Join us on Saturday, April 5th from 3:00pm-5:00pm for an Opening Reception of our Edge...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Contact Name: Bridget Murphy
Website »

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  Stories, rhymes, and songs for children ages 18 months through 5 years with a caregiver.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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Intermediate players are welcome. Participants must bring their own set.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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  CROTON-ON-HUDSON FARMERS’ MARKET STARTING THIS THURSDAY MARCH 27TH OUTSIDE THE AJNA WELLNESS CENTER, 18 OLD POST RD. 1pm-6pm EVERY THURSDAY!   “Reality is not revealed through...

Cost: 0

Where:
OUTSIDE THE AJNA WELLNESS CENTER
18 OLD POST RD
CROTON-ON-HUDSON, NY
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Sponsor: DoReMe Farms
Telephone: 917-242-1697
Contact Name: Vanessa Petrossian
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Dogs love listening to stories! Come meet "Rover" and read your favorite story.For school age children (5 and up)Please call 914-864-0130 for more informationSponsored by the K9 Kids 4H Club

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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NEW! Karen Young Yoga at PFX- WESTCHESTER’S ONLY YOGA FOR GOLFERS SERIES  PFX, 101 Castleton Street, Pleasantville Thursdays 5:30-6:30 $110/5 weeks starting April 24: 4/24, 5/1,...

Cost: $110/5 sessions

Where:
, NY

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To thank local volunteers, every Thursday, DeCicco Family Markets in Ardsley, Armonk, Brewster, Harrison and Pelham offer 5% off when you shop.  It is their way to thank those in the community...

Cost: Free

Where:
Ardsley, Armonk, Brewster, Harrison, and Pelham
, NY


Sponsor: ThankYouForCaring
Telephone: 914-424-8888
Contact Name: John Higgins
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Our new pottery-making class term begins the week of 3/17. Enroll now by calling or emailing to save your spot. WWW. YONKERSPOTTERY.COM 8-class term, $240 Choose which class day works best...

Cost: $240/8-week class term

Where:
Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
379 McLean Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10705
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Sponsor: Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
Telephone: 646-316-0554
Contact Name: Cori
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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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The Mamaroneck Artists Guild hosts an out-of-the-gallery exhibit at the Greenburgh Public Library. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenburgh Library
300 E Main S
Elmsford , NY
View map »


Website »

More information

The Aldrich Collection 1964-1974 In honor of the Aldrich’s 50th anniversary, the museum hosts an exhibition that examines Larry Aldrich’s legacy through the works of artists he...

Cost: Free

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
258 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT  06877
View map »


Telephone: 203-438-4519
Website »

More information

Awakening Day Package Includes Castle Spa Cuisine Lunch in Equus Restaurant, a 30-Minute Body Scrub and a 90-Minute Swedish massage with Herbal Compress or a 30-Minute Foot Therapy with...

Cost: $350 +

Where:
Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Sponsor: THANN Sanctuary Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Contact Name: Equus Restaurant
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Shop Smart, Do Good! A fundraising shopping event! Forever Families Through Adoption is proud to announce its participation with Lord & Taylor in this year's "Shop Smart. Do Good" Event!...

Cost: $5

Where:
Lord & Taylor Eastchester
750 White Plains Road
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Sponsor: Forever Families Through Adoption
Telephone: 914-939-1180
Contact Name: Kate
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This special documentary art exhibit is a collaborative project by high school students from all over Westchester County who are took on the challenge to photograph as many plastic bags...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Telephone: 914-723-3470
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8-class term, $240 Choose which class day works best for you: Wednesdays, 7-9pm (adults) Thursdays, 1-3pm (adults) Thursdays, 4-5:30pm (kids) Thursdays, 7-9pm (adults) Saturdays,...

Cost: $240/8-week class term

Where:
Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
379 McLean Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10705
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Sponsor: Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
Telephone: 646-316-0554
Contact Name: Cori
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Art Workshops for Children Ages 3 – 5; Six-Sessions, from April 8 – May 20 This recurring series of workshops introduces museum experiences and art explorations to 3-5-year-old children and...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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Art Workshops for Children Ages 6 – 12; Six-Sessions, from April 10 – May 22 A recurring series of workshops for children ages 6-12.  Find out what it takes to become a mini-printmaker!...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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NEW! Karen Young Yoga at PFX- WESTCHESTER’S ONLY YOGA FOR GOLFERS SERIES  PFX, 101 Castleton Street, Pleasantville Thursdays 5:30-6:30 $110/5 weeks starting April 24: 4/24, 5/1,...

Cost: $110

Where:
PFX
101 Castleton Street
3rd Floor
Pleasantville, NY  10595
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Sponsor: Karen Young Yoga
Telephone: 347.225.3737
Contact Name: Karen Young
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Join us as we celebrate the message of H.O.P.E. - "Hope Offers Possibilities Everyday" at our 2014 Annual Spring Gala on Friday, April 25, 2014. The gala will be held at Tappan Hill Mansion in...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Tappan Hill Mansion
81 Highland Avenue
GPS Address: 200 Gunpowder Lane
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Telephone: 914-747-0828 x1009
Contact Name: Lindsay Amoroso
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PEACHWAVE YOGURT IS OPENING IN HARTSDALE!  COME ON IN AND GIVE US A TRY! MARCH 21 6:00 PM  

Cost: 0

Where:
PEACHWAVE YOGURT
228 EAST HARTSDALE AVE
HARTSDALE, NY  10530
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Sponsor: PEACHWAVE YOGURT
Telephone: 914-574-5076
Contact Name: Beth steinman

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Join us for an evening to benefit Relay for Life. Come laugh and enjoy yourself and help benefit a great cause! 18+ Friday, April 25 7:30pm $25 per person* (*includes 2 glasses of...

Cost: $25 pp or $30 pp at door

Where:
Solaris Sport Clubs
201 Veterans Road
Yorktown Heights, NY  10598
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Telephone: 914-962-4094
Contact Name: Valerie Conigliaro
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Join us for an evening to benefit Relay for Life. Come laugh and enjoy yourself and help benefit a great cause! 18+ Friday, April 25 7:30pm $25 per person* (*includes 2 glasses of...

Cost: $25 pp or $30 pp at door

Where:
Solaris Sport Clubs
201 Veterans Road
Yorktown Heights, NY  10598
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Telephone: 914-962-4094
Contact Name: Valerie Conigliaro
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Join us for an evening to benefit Relay for Life. Come laugh and enjoy yourself and help benefit a great cause! 18+ Friday, April 25 7:30pm $25 per person* (*includes 2 glasses of...

Cost: $25 pp or $30 pp at door

Where:
Solaris Sport Clubs
201 Veterans Road
Yorktown Heights, NY  10598
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Telephone: 914-962-4094
Contact Name: Valerie Conigliaro
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VINCENT GARDNER QUARTET Perhaps best known as lead trombonist in the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Vincent Gardner is an outstanding instrumentalist and composer who’s released five...

Cost: $15

Where:
Alvin & Friends Restaurant
14 Memorial Highway
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: G&J Productions
Telephone: 914-654-6549
Contact Name: Jewel Kinch-Thmas
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Multi-instrumentalist Marc Muller directs a Note For Note celebration capturing this important and beloved period in the Grateful Dead’s long, illustrious, and stylistically diverse career....

Cost: $18.50-$27

Where:
Paramount Hudson Valley
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
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The Most Comprehensive Yoga Teacher Training in Westchester County Become Certified as a 200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher The Program: Develop a well-rounded knowledge of the...

Cost: 3,500

Where:
Sage Yoga
6 Maple Ave
Armonk, NY  10504
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Telephone: 914-393-6517
Contact Name: Susan Rubin

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Set in sixteenth century Florence, the story details to what lengths a love smitten Florentine will go to win the favors of a beautiful young woman who is inconveniently married to the rich and...

Cost: $10.00 general, $5.00 Senior Citizens $5.00 Students and Employees w/ ID

Where:
Doorley Auditorium
715 North Ave
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Stop by The Rye Arts Center Gallery to view a highly anticipated ehxibit that uses chairs as its medium.  Join us on Saturday, April 5th from 3:00pm-5:00pm for an Opening Reception of our Edge...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Contact Name: Bridget Murphy
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  Monday & Friday Mornings: 9:15am-12:00pm Tuesday & Wednesday Afternoons: 11:45am-2:30pm   Sign up now for this popular pre-school creative arts program that offers a well-balanced...

Cost: Varies on day

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
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For children ages 2 - 5 years old with a parent or caregiver.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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Classical & Opera   The acclaimed quartet performs a program of works by Haydn, Elgar, and Beethoven.

Cost: $15/$39

Where:
Emelin Theatre
Mamaroneck, NY


Telephone: 914-698-0098
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  Yorktown Stage presents the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical.

Cost: $19-$28

Where:
Yorktown Stage
Yorktown Heights , NY


Telephone: 914-962-0606
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Broadway stars, such as Sharon Wheatley, Rob Even, David Benoit, and others, perform to benefit the Bereavement Center of Westchester’s Tree House Program. 

Cost: $50-$200

Where:
Irvington Town Hall Theater
Irvington, NY


Telephone: 914-787-2240
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NoMa Comedy Shows is a new production company providing NYC-style and quality comedy shows to neighboring communities throughout Westchester County. The show stars John Moses, KC Arora, Chrissie...

Cost: $20

Where:
Paulie's Bar & Grill
14 Marble Ave
Pleasantville, NY  10570
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Sponsor: NoMa Comedy
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Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the exhibition—one of the first major exhibitions to explore the 40-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium—focuses on...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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The Neuberger hosts a selection of more than 40 of Forrest Best’s paintings, along with rare works on paper and selected letters

Cost: General Public: $5 Seniors 62+: $3 Students: $3

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
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The Museum hosts a series of photographs from the new photographer, who worked as a staffer for LIFE magazine. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich , CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The exhibition offers a tour of Connecticut’s landscapes painted by American Impressionists, including Chile Hassam, J. Alden Weir, John Henry Twachtman, Leonard Ochtman, and others.

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The Creative Action Network (CAN) launches a crowd sourced art campaign, enlisting artists from all 50 states to create a collection of artwork celebrating the country’s national parks and...

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY
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Telephone: 800-337-8474
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The exhibition explores vast and extraordinary deep-sea habitats by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies used by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The series features classic movies shown with an expert speaker, including: Two for the Road (April 7, with author and Wesleyan University film professor Jeanine Basinger) The French...

Where:
Bow Tie Criterion Cinemas
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 914-725-0999

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The Center’s “After Dark” series features offbeat, cult, and little-seen films; this month’s selections are Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (April 16, followed by a...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
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  The JBFC hosts a series of art-related films including Picasso’s Gang (April 23rd, and 29th) Inside the New Yorker Cartoon (April 24, includes multimedia presentation...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
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The comedian and current host of The Price Is Right performs his comedy

Where:
Tarrytown Music Hall
Tarrytown, NY


Telephone: 914-631-3390
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Classical & Opera Downtown Music presents free, half-hour concerts designed to fit within a lunch hour.  April 2nd, 9th, 16th 23rd, and 30h

Cost: Free

Where:
Grace Church
White Plains , NY


Telephone: 914-949-0384
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Jazz, Folk, Rock & Pop The doo-wop band performs in honor of its 35th anniversary. 

Where:
Ridgefield Playhouse
80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, NY
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Telephone: 203-438-5795
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Standing Ovation Studios presents a production of the Tony-winning musical, based on E.L. Doctorow’s book and set in New Rochelle

Cost: $54-$80

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
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Purchase College presents the dramatic play by Federico Garcia-Lorca, about a man who sets out to destroy his former fiancée’s wedding day. 

Cost: $12.50-$17.50

Where:
The Performing Arts Center Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase , NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6200
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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
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Ragtime, the Tony Award-winning musical set in our very own New Rochelle, is coming to Westchester Broadway Theatre. It’s running through May 4th, Thursdays through Sundays, and the show...

Cost: +/- $67

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
One Braodway Plaza
Elmsford, NY
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Veteran to Veteran peer support group (free to attend) will allow Veteran's/attendee's a place to discuss challenges they are facing. Also, family of Veteran's are welcome. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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Please join us for these thrilling performances – the culmination of the Dance Conservatory’s year and an expression of our students' passion at its peak. SPRING DANCE CONCERT 2014 Works...

Cost: 17.50

Where:
Performing Arts Center at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY, NY  10577
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Sponsor: Purchase College Conservatory of Dance
Telephone: 914 251-6200
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Awakening Day Package Includes Castle Spa Cuisine Lunch in Equus Restaurant, a 30-Minute Body Scrub and a 90-Minute Swedish massage with Herbal Compress or a 30-Minute Foot Therapy with...

Cost: $350 +

Where:
Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Sponsor: THANN Sanctuary Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Contact Name: Equus Restaurant
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This special documentary art exhibit is a collaborative project by high school students from all over Westchester County who are took on the challenge to photograph as many plastic bags...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Telephone: 914-723-3470
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Kids these days... do they still play outdoors? YES! Come find out about the many ways Greenwich students have been contributing to our natural resources. Come on a hike and tour trail projects...

Cost: Free

Where:
Garden Education Center of Greenwich
130 Bible Street
Cos Cob, CT  06807
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Sponsor: GEC
Telephone: 203-869-9242
Contact Name: Program Office
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8-class term, $240 Choose which class day works best for you: Wednesdays, 7-9pm (adults) Thursdays, 1-3pm (adults) Thursdays, 4-5:30pm (kids) Thursdays, 7-9pm (adults) Saturdays,...

Cost: $240/8-week class term

Where:
Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
379 McLean Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10705
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Sponsor: Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio
Telephone: 646-316-0554
Contact Name: Cori
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It’s time to celebrate spring with Jilly Puppets. Sing, dance, play games, and listen to stories with Jilly and her colorful, fantastical puppets! Recommended age: 11AM show- ages 4 and...

Cost: Members $7, Non-members $10

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Telephone: 914-723-3470
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Free self guided tour of private studios and galleries featuring the work of renowned and emerging artists in Hastings, Ardsley, Dobbs Ferry and Irvington. Two preview shows of original work...

Cost: free

Where:
145 Palisades St.
Dobbs Ferry, NY  10522
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Sponsor: RiverArts
Telephone: 914-874-4498
Contact Name: Robin Zane
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Gateway to the Future Academy's third annual Comic-con!  Come join us April 26th from 11am-3pm for Cosplay, game tournaments, food, and a Artist Alley full of gifted Professionals! Great fun...

Cost: Free

Where:
Nepperhan Community Center
342 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Nepperhan Community Center
Telephone: 914-924-6014
Contact Name: Melanie Spencer
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Welcome to Alzheimer’s Association’s Blondes vs. Brunettes®, where two teams of women - divided to reflect the age-old rivalry between blondes and brunettes - compete in a flag football game...

Cost: see website

Where:
New Rochelle High School
New Rochelle, NY


Telephone: 800-272-3900
Contact Name: Sydney Binney
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  Diaper Derby At The Westchester   Who is the fastest crawler? The ultimate free event that brings together babies and parents in a fun, family-team atmosphere! Perfect for babies...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Westchester
125 Westchester Avenue
Center Court, Retail Level 1
White Plains, NY  10601
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Telephone: 191-442-11333227

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Art Workshops for Children Ages 3 – 5; Six-Sessions, from April 8 – May 20 This recurring series of workshops introduces museum experiences and art explorations to 3-5-year-old children and...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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Help us TACKLE Alzheimer's with an exciting new event!  The Hudson Valley/Rockland/Westchester, NY Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association introduces Blondes vs. Brunettes - a flag football game...

Cost: call for information

Where:
New Rochelle High School
265 Clove Road
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: Alzheimer's Association
Telephone: 914-253-6860
Contact Name: Sydney Binney
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Found Poetry - A workshop for children and adults led by Artist, Photographer and Educator Marisa Boan  will take place on Saturday, April 26th  from 2:00 – 4:00pm Found poems are...

Cost: Free

Where:
49 Lawton Street
New Rochelle, NY  10801


Sponsor: Recologie
Telephone: 914-278-9350
Contact Name: Judith Weber
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Found Poetry - A workshop for children and adults led by Artist, Photographer and Educator Marisa Boan will take place on Saturday, April 26th from 2:00 – 4:00pm Found poems are created by...

Cost: Free

Where:
Recologie
49 Lawton Street
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: Recologie
Telephone: 914-278-9350
Contact Name: Judith Weber
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Art Workshops for Children Ages 6 – 12; Six-Sessions, from April 10 – May 22 A recurring series of workshops for children ages 6-12.  Find out what it takes to become a mini-printmaker!...

Cost: $90 members, $120 non-members for six-week course.

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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NEW! Karen Young Yoga at PFX- WESTCHESTER’S ONLY YOGA FOR GOLFERS SERIES  PFX, 101 Castleton Street, Pleasantville Thursdays 5:30-6:30 $110/5 weeks starting April 24: 4/24, 5/1,...

Cost: $110

Where:
PFX
101 Castleton Street
3rd Floor
Pleasantville, NY  10595
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Sponsor: Karen Young Yoga
Telephone: 347.225.3737
Contact Name: Karen Young
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PEACHWAVE YOGURT IS OPENING IN HARTSDALE!  COME ON IN AND GIVE US A TRY! MARCH 21 6:00 PM  

Cost: 0

Where:
PEACHWAVE YOGURT
228 EAST HARTSDALE AVE
HARTSDALE, NY  10530
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Sponsor: PEACHWAVE YOGURT
Telephone: 914-574-5076
Contact Name: Beth steinman

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Join the Sound Shore Choracle for their spring performance with chorus and orchestra under then baton of conductor Richard Slade.

Cost: $20 general, $5 Iona Students and Employees w/ ID

Where:
Arrigoni Center, Mayflower Avenue
715 North Ave
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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**Performance will be held in Academic Arts Theatre This is an innovative combination of modern dance and aerial spectacular. Members have worked with Blue Man Group, Pilobolous, and Cirque...

Cost: 22 (Adults), $20 (Students/Seniors/Fac-Staff), $16 (Children under 13)

Where:
SUNY/Westchester Community College
75 Grasslands Rd
Valhalla, NY  10595
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Sponsor: Discover Smart Arts at SUNY/Westchester Community College
Telephone: 914-606-6262
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Swear and Shake is quickly rising on the music scene; they’ve toured with The Lumineers, Delta Rae and more, and have played festivals like Governors Ball, SXSW and Mountain Jam. Their...

Cost: $16

Where:
The Purple Crayon
52 Main Street
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY  10706
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Telephone: 914-231-9077
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The Most Comprehensive Yoga Teacher Training in Westchester County Become Certified as a 200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher The Program: Develop a well-rounded knowledge of the...

Cost: 3,500

Where:
Sage Yoga
6 Maple Ave
Armonk, NY  10504
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Telephone: 914-393-6517
Contact Name: Susan Rubin

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Set in sixteenth century Florence, the story details to what lengths a love smitten Florentine will go to win the favors of a beautiful young woman who is inconveniently married to the rich and...

Cost: $10.00 general, $5.00 Senior Citizens $5.00 Students and Employees w/ ID

Where:
Doorley Auditorium
715 North Ave
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Stop by The Rye Arts Center Gallery to view a highly anticipated ehxibit that uses chairs as its medium.  Join us on Saturday, April 5th from 3:00pm-5:00pm for an Opening Reception of our Edge...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Contact Name: Bridget Murphy
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Peter Simone will provide introductory sessions to Sahaja Meditation. I have been dedicated to the practice of Sahaja Meditation for almost 10 years and have spent many hours within a 'pure'...

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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No appointment necessary. Drop in for help with any of your technology devices.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco , NY  10549
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Female Only Vet2Vet Peer Networking Meetings are held every Saturday from 3:30pm to 5:30pm. Light refreshments will be served. Participation and parking is FREE. This Vet2Vet meeting is led by...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Asbury Crestwood Methodist Church
167 Scarsdale Road
Yonkers, NY  10707
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Sponsor: Family Services of Westchester
Telephone: 914 872 5269
Contact Name: Kevin Grundig
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Please join us for these thrilling performances – the culmination of the Dance Conservatory’s year and an expression of our students' passion at its peak. SPRING DANCE CONCERT 2014 Works...

Cost: 17.50

Where:
Performing Arts Center at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY, NY  10577
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Sponsor: Purchase College Conservatory of Dance
Telephone: 914 251-6200
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Spring Tag Sale and Operation Bookshelf   At Thrift, find jewelry, household goods, men's,women's,children's clothing and more At Bookshelf find best sellers,...

Where:
37 Drake Rd
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Sponsor: Scarsdale Woman's Club
Telephone: 904-723-0024
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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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March 23 – June 15, 2014 This exhibition tells the story of the artistic collaboration between Jasper Johns, one of America’s foremost living artists, and John Lund, master...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under 12) enter free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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Please join us rain or shine for Lyndhurst Family Fun Day weekend! A two day family event with LEGO exhibitions by local children in Lyndhurst mansion. Build your own LEGO sculpture in our...

Cost: $9 Adults, $7 Children 4-11, under 3 are free

Where:
Lyndhurst Mansion
635 South Broadway
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Telephone: 914-631-4481
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The Mamaroneck Artists Guild hosts an out-of-the-gallery exhibit at the Greenburgh Public Library. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenburgh Library
300 E Main S
Elmsford , NY
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The Aldrich Collection 1964-1974 In honor of the Aldrich’s 50th anniversary, the museum hosts an exhibition that examines Larry Aldrich’s legacy through the works of artists he...

Cost: Free

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
258 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT  06877
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Telephone: 203-438-4519
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The Pelham Art Center hosts a festival with traditional dance performances, along with workshops in flower arranging (ikebana) and hand-weaving. 

Where:
Pelham Art Center
155 Fifth Ave.
Pelham , NY
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Telephone: 914-738-2525
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Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival at Pelham Art Center Saturday, April 26, 2014, 1:30-3:30pm Free Ikebana (flower arranging) and Weaving Workshops Plus a Traditional Japanese...

Cost: 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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  Yorktown Stage presents the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical.

Cost: $19-$28

Where:
Yorktown Stage
Yorktown Heights , NY


Telephone: 914-962-0606
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A combination of modern dance and aerial feats, this extravaganza features vibrant characters along with gravity-defying choreography, weaving stories with acrobatics that challenge perspective...

Cost: $22 Adults; $20 Students and Seniors; $16 Children under 13

Where:
Westchester Community College AAB Theatre
75 Grasslands Road
Valhalla, NY  10595
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Sponsor: Westchester Community College
Telephone: (914) 606-6567
Contact Name: Smart Arts
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Classical & Opera The ensemble gives a performance titled “The 18th-Century Art of Reinvention,” featuring works by Handel, Bach, and others; the performance is followed by a...

Where:
Church of St. Mary the Virgin
Chappaqua, NY


Telephone: 914-238-8015
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The innovative troupe gives a performance that combines modern dance and aerial feats.  Tickets are $22 (general admission), $20 (students/seniors/fac-staff), and $16...

Where:
Westchester Community College
75 Grasslands Road
Valhalla , NY
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Telephone: 914-606-6262
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Cost: $25

Where:
Irvington Town Hall Theater
Irvington, NY


Telephone: 914-591-6602
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Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the exhibition—one of the first major exhibitions to explore the 40-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium—focuses on...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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The Neuberger hosts a selection of more than 40 of Forrest Best’s paintings, along with rare works on paper and selected letters

Cost: General Public: $5 Seniors 62+: $3 Students: $3

Where:
Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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Telephone: 914-251-6100
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The Museum hosts a series of photographs from the new photographer, who worked as a staffer for LIFE magazine. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich , CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The exhibition offers a tour of Connecticut’s landscapes painted by American Impressionists, including Chile Hassam, J. Alden Weir, John Henry Twachtman, Leonard Ochtman, and others.

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The Creative Action Network (CAN) launches a crowd sourced art campaign, enlisting artists from all 50 states to create a collection of artwork celebrating the country’s national parks and...

Where:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
4079 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY
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Telephone: 800-337-8474
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The exhibition explores vast and extraordinary deep-sea habitats by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies used by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Where:
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The series features classic movies shown with an expert speaker, including: Two for the Road (April 7, with author and Wesleyan University film professor Jeanine Basinger) The French...

Where:
Bow Tie Criterion Cinemas
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 914-725-0999

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The Center’s “After Dark” series features offbeat, cult, and little-seen films; this month’s selections are Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (April 16, followed by a...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
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  The JBFC hosts a series of art-related films including Picasso’s Gang (April 23rd, and 29th) Inside the New Yorker Cartoon (April 24, includes multimedia presentation...

Where:
Jacob Burns Film Center
Pleasantville, NY


Telephone: 914-747-5555
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Classical & Opera Downtown Music presents free, half-hour concerts designed to fit within a lunch hour.  April 2nd, 9th, 16th 23rd, and 30h

Cost: Free

Where:
Grace Church
White Plains , NY


Telephone: 914-949-0384
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Jazz, Folk, Rock & Pop The frontman of The Push Stars performs his solo songs.

Where:
Towne Crier Café
Beacon, NY


Telephone: 845-855-1300
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Jazz, Folk, Rock & Pop The New Jersey singer/songwriter performs songs from her new album, Slow Phaser

Where:
Emelin Theatre
Mamaroneck , NY


Telephone: 914-698-0098
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  Jazz, Folk, Rock & Pop   The quartet performs its indie folk music

Where:
The Purple Crayon
Hastings-on-Hudson , NY


Telephone: 914-231-9077
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Standing Ovation Studios presents a production of the Tony-winning musical, based on E.L. Doctorow’s book and set in New Rochelle

Cost: $54-$80

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
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Purchase College presents the dramatic play by Federico Garcia-Lorca, about a man who sets out to destroy his former fiancée’s wedding day. 

Cost: $12.50-$17.50

Where:
The Performing Arts Center Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase , NY
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Telephone: 914-251-6200
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The HVCCA presents a theatrical performance series, featuring original scripts by New York area writers who were inspired by artwork from the museum’s Art at the Core exhibition. ...

Cost: $22 members & seniors/$25 non-members

Where:
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art
1701 Main Street
Peekskill, NY
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Telephone: 914-788-0100
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Kids can sing, dance, play games, and listen to stories with Jilly and her fantastical puppets. Shows at 11:00am and 1:00pm 

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
Scarsdale , NY


Telephone: 914-723-3470
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TheatreworksUSA offers a production, adapted from the Broadway musical especially for young audiences, based on Dr. Seuss’ classic characters.  Shows at 11:00am and 1:30pm

Cost: $13

Where:
Emelin Theatre
153 Library Lane
Mamaroneck, NY
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Telephone: 914-698-0098
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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
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The Hispanic Resource Center hosts a photography fund-raising sale to support academic programs for immigrant children and low-income families; the exhibition is free to browse. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY
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Telephone: 914-941-2416
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Satish Joshi, a contemporary artist living in Yonkers, presents a series of urban cityscapes. 

Where:
Blue Door Gallery
Yonkers, NY


Telephone: 914-375-5100
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Ragtime, the Tony Award-winning musical set in our very own New Rochelle, is coming to Westchester Broadway Theatre. It’s running through May 4th, Thursdays through Sundays, and the show...

Cost: +/- $67

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
One Braodway Plaza
Elmsford, NY
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Bring games you want to get to the table or come learn some new ones. The store boasts a large library of games available to choose from and knowledgable staff to help explain rules. We focus on...

Cost: $5.00

Where:
Modern Myths Comics and Games
822 Mamaroneck Avenue
Mamaroneck, NY  10543
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Sponsor: Westchester Gaming Group
Telephone: 914-525-6375
Contact Name: Elliot
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