Westchester's Most Influential Residents

There are nearly one-million of us in Westchester—and we are all different. We cut across all ages, ethnicities, political persuasions, vocations, socioeconomic strata. But we all can’t be leaders, movers, shakers, and visionaries. We sought out a dozen of the most influential residents among us—those who have created, motivated, produced, planned, and inspired us in the county we call home.



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Business

Marsha Gordon
President/CEO, The Business Council of Westchester

When you have the world’s financial capital on your southern border, it’s easy to have your efforts eclipsed by your next-door neighbor. But as the president and CEO of the Business Council of Westchester, 53-year-old Marsha Gordon of White Plains has artfully managed to give Westchester businesses a coherent, coordinated, and audible voice—helping to make them more competitive and viable amid an increasingly inhospitable economic climate.

Under Gordon’s eight-year stewardship, the 104-year-old Business Council has tripled its membership to more than 1,400 members, making it the county’s largest business organization (its rival, the Westchester County Association, has 525 members). The Council helps its members in four key areas: marketing, education, advocacy of common interests, and growth. Among its many services: affordable health insurance coverage, loans, and even technical assistance.

Ellen Lynch, CEO of the Yonkers Industrial Development Agency, puts her finger on Gordon’s golden touch. “I’ve seen Marsha in action at meetings and events where she knows not only every person in the room, but also their family members,” says Lynch. “Over the years, her networking talent has provided tremendous value. She has contacts across New York State and knows how to bring the right people together to get the job done. She provides important insight and expertise across all topics, including innovation, energy, education, transportation, workforce issues, and housing. She makes us all want to work just a little bit harder and give just a little bit more. I value Marsha’s leadership and I am proud to call her friend.”

Many in the business community credit Gordon with their success. Among them: Anthony Trama, CEO of Creators Media Group, a video production house in Pleasantville. “The success of our business would not have been possible without Marsha Gordon and her incredible team at the Business Council of Westchester,” he declares.

Christopher K. Jones, owner of Financial Solutions, Inc., an entrepreneurial consulting firm in Harrison, concurs. “Since joining the Council, I was able to forge relationships that led to a record year in growth, in revenues, and in profits,” he says.

When Ted Miller and his family moved to Westchester five years ago, he didn’t know a single soul in the business community, “yet somehow foolishly I decided to start a new company on my own,” says Miller of DataKey Consulting in Mount Kisco, a business management consulting firm. For three months, he did not receive a single call or job assignment. Then, he went to a networking round-table event at the Business Council. “Within thirty days I had my first few business leads, which then led to my very first DataKey client. Four years later, my business is expanding by leaps and bounds: DataKey has grown by twenty-five times, and will more than triple this year alone.” He credits Gordon and her association for much of his success.

Most recently, Gordon, a mother of one, has turned her attention to the lifeblood of any business—transportation. Gordon serves as the Westchester chair of the Tappan Zee Bridge/I-287 Futures Task Force. “We’ve always seen transportation and mobility as key to business growth,” she says, adding: “The Council has long advocated for east-west mobility—connecting the five rail lines in the county that run north-south, and connecting Suffern to Port Chester. Mobility in Westchester used to mean city to suburb. We know now that it means suburb to suburb. In order to remain vibrant as a business community, our employees have to be able to get to work. And they can’t get to work if the roads are clogged.”
—Robert Schork

Arts & Entertainment

Stephen Apkon

Executive Director, The Jacob Burns Film Center

The Rome Theater in Pleasantville shut its doors in 1987, but, even after almost a decade of silence, Pleasantville resident Stephen Apkon knew there was life inside of it. He rebuilt the tiny cinema into a world-class center for independent, art-house, and global films, saving Westchester from a sorry life of commercial fare at cookie-cutter multiplexes and bringing in greats like Clint Eastwood, Meryl Streep, Mike Nichols, Kevin Smith, Danny Boyle, and Werner Herzog to educate local audiences about their movies.

Now, more than a decade later, with the 46-year-old Apkon as its executive director, the Jacob Burns Film Center is still expanding. Next month, just a block away from the cinema, students of all ages will be able to make films in a setup that’ll rival D.W. Griffith’s old digs in Mamaroneck, with 15 editing suites, four workshop spaces, two sound stages (with full lighting rigs and a garage door for load-ins), a recording studio, an isolation booth, a foley room, an animation workshop space, and a 60-seat screening room to teach animation, cinematography, editing, and sound design from leaders in the film industry.

For Apkon, this isn’t just a cool hobby—it’s a matter of national importance. “Today, the way we increasingly participate in the community, the way we engage in democracy, and the way we participate in the global community and the global economy is through visual media,” he says. Thanks to Apkon, Westchester’s been able to ride on that first wave of visual literacy. The Jacob Burns Film Center screens up to 500 films annually and has worked with about 60,000 students. Some of those students have had their creations accepted into film festivals, including the prestigious Chicago International Children’s Film Festival, and one is even scheduled to have a congressional screening. “Just like when print became the way we communicated chiefly, there was a bar that was set that separated the haves from the have-nots—those who could read and write and those who couldn’t—that bar is being set again today,” Apkon says. “If we look out ten years from now, this kind of communication is going to define people’s ability to be successful.” When that bar is set, Westchester will be ready, thanks to Apkon.

Not bad for a Wall Street guy, eh? Apkon graduated from Harvard with an MBA in 1986 and for the next decade worked in the corporate world. Yet film and education remained passions for him and, while living abroad in Israel, he got the call saying that his dream theater in Pleasantville was for sale.

“Steve is a brilliant dynamo of a human being and a massive force for good in this country, who happens to be based here amongst us in the suburbs of New York City,” says Jonathan Demme, JBFC board member and director of The Silence of the Lambs and the recent Rachel Getting Married. “He is a great leader, a great responder, a great catalyst, and a great, great guy. It is almost selfish of us to want to keep him in our neighborhood. But in that regard, this cat redefines and shines a light on the whole ‘think globally, act locally’ dictum. I am so glad and proud to be on his team.”

“I can’t think of anyone with as much drive and passion as Steve,” says Susan Todd, the Academy Award-nominated director of Children of Fate: Life and Death in a Sicilian Family and co-founder of Archipelago Films, who works with the Center as the director of international programs. “This place, under Steve’s visionary guidance, is one of a kind and a real powerhouse for film education, film viewing, and global understanding. I’m so glad he settled in Pleasantville.”

And so are we.
—Marisa LaScala 

Janet Langsam

Executive Director, the Westchester Arts Council

When Reena Kashyap, executive director of the Clay Art Center in Port Chester, wanted to put together a celebration of clay in honor of the Center’s 50th anniversary, she needed help. She needed someone who knew the arts community, someone who could bring diverse organizations together around a common goal, someone who could make such a far-reaching event happen. She needed Janet Langsam.

With Langsam’s help, Kashyap’s idea mushroomed into All Fired Up, a countywide tour de force that encompassed more than 60 venues and showcased more than 600 clay artists. “Janet sees the big picture,” Kashyap says. “She wants to stretch herself, her staff, her organization, and her partners to think beyond the ordinary and make projects grander than they ever could have imagined.”

She does it by working hard and working well with others—and by networking. You’ll find Langsam talking about art in our local schools. You’ll see her advocating for the arts in municipal government offices. You’ll run into her at galas, openings, and cultural events (she says she goes to “hundreds” every year). Langsam, along with her staff of 18, has served approximately 200 artistic and community organizations. Last year, the council gave out $1.7 million in grants to organizations and artists. “I love bringing people together around art,” she says.

For example, early in her tenure, Langsam launched the Municipal Challenge program, where the Council agreed to give funding to arts organizations that were able to get their own local governments to match their funding. “You’d think it would be a smart thing to do for a local organization to go visit with their local legislation, their local mayor, and their local council,” she says. “Many of them didn’t. This gave them an incentive. It built stronger relationships on the local level, which is really a good thing.”

Langsam started off her own career in local government. While working as a painter and a writer for publications such as House Beautiful and the New York Post, she was elected head of the local planning board in her Flushing, Queens, community. When a former roller rink became available in Flushing Meadow Park, she suggested it be converted to an art museum. Thus, the Queens
Museum of Art, where Langsam served as chairman, was born. From there, she went on to serve as the deputy commissioner of cultural affairs for New York City and president and CEO of the Boston Center for the Arts, until finally arriving at the Westchester Arts Council in 1991. “The planning board opened up a window to me,” she says. “I learned that imagining what the community could be like, what the city could be like, what the world could be like, was an artistic pursuit. That was where I first began to think of the idea that I could be creative, not necessarily on canvas but in a different way.”

Today, she’s putting that creativity towards making sure that art is everywhere in the county. One idea is to start a “Percent for Arts” program, similar to those in Chicago and Miami, where one percent of all new construction money is put aside for the public arts. “If you encounter art everywhere in the environment, it really becomes a part of your life.” —Marisa LaScala

Environment

John R. Nolon
Founder and Director, Land Use Law Center, Pace Law School

The planet, many of us have come to realize, is in need of help, and, it seems, no one has done more to help our piece of it than John R. Nolon, a soft-spoken, bespectacled law professor you’ve probably never heard of. The 60-something Tarrytown resident is the founder and director of Pace Law School’s nationally acclaimed Land Use Law Center, a training and research center for environmental and land issues. Professor Nolon has taught, through a special leadership training program, more than 1,500 Hudson Valley leaders, decision-makers, legislators, citizens, and activists how to use—and, if necessary, change—local laws in order to protect and improve the environment and support eco-friendly development. He expects to see the program expanded to many states within the next five years.
“John is known as the green guru of Westchester,” says Ned Sullivan, president of the 45-year-old and 25,000-member-strong environmental group Scenic Hudson. “Not only is he a consummate legal practitioner, he is also a highly skilled mediator. I’ve seen him help Westchester public officials at odds over competing visions of land use to forge a shared agenda and move forward.”

Nolon always has been a proud tree-hugger. “I grew up on a remote rural Nebraska farm,” he says. “That’s where I learned to respect the land and take care of it.” He’s spent his career helping others take care of the environment, using his skills as a teacher (he also teaches at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies), environmental and land use attorney (he received his degree from the University of Michigan School of Law in 1974), mediator, and poker player (“a Harvard professor says it helps sharpen negotiating skills”).

Recently, he founded the Mayors Redevelopment Round Table to address what he deems to be the planet’s most critical challenge: climate change. The Round Table is designed to promote development of eco-friendly urban neighborhoods. “Seventy percent of the carbon dioxide emitted into the environment comes from transportation and buildings,” says Nolon. “One important way to reduce energy consumption and emissions is to get people out of their cars by offering more energy-efficient, affordable housing near public transit.”

Still, with so many feeling so overwhelmed by the sheer magnitude of the environmental crisis, does he really believe we can make a difference? “Absolutely,” Nolon declares. “A quote from Margaret Mead says it best: ‘Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.’”
—Laurie Yarnell

Fashion

Denise Proctor

Founder, Westchester Fashion Academy for Children; CEO, Denise Proctor Bridal Designs

No doubt there are Westchester residents with greater name recognition who have influenced fashion in our county, indeed the nation—Ralph Lauren (Bedford), Joseph Abboud (Bedford), Vera Wang (Pound Ridge). But, please, permit us to make the case that none have influenced Westchester in fashion as much as Denise Proctor (Elmsford).

By our count, the 48-year-old Proctor, an FIT graduate and the CEO of Denise Proctor Bridal Designs, has taught nearly 1,000 Westchester kids the art of fashion. Can Ralph, Joseph, or Vera say that?

After all, Proctor founded the only fashion school in the county, the Westchester Fashion Academy for Children. Her students, who range in age from 6 to 17, are taught how to sketch, design, choose textiles, market, and manage a fashion shop. “I really make it a point that they understand everything about fashion because, believe me, when they get to an FIT, they’ll be way ahead. I just want them to have a really good, strong foundation.”

Proctor’s clearly is strong. She spent four years as a solo deigner sketching multi-million-dollar designs for such companies as Jonathan Logan. Her collections were sold at Bloomingdale’s and Saks Fifth Avenue.

She’s taught at Parsons and the Pratt School of Design, and she even helped restructure the fashion design program at BOCES. Today, she’s finishing up her first semester teaching textile science in the fashion merchandising program at Westchester Community College. “I had to increase the enrollment because word of mouth among the students from the first week spread and everyone wanted to meet her,” says Phyllis Fein, associate professor of business and the curriculum chairperson of the fashion merchandising program. “Denise has a passion that is contagious.”
—Marisa Iallonardo

Sports

Ben Gordon
NBA player, Chicago Bulls

Ben Gordon, 25, got his career start in Mount Vernon—something the six-foot-three-inch-tall Chicago Bulls guard, who still has a home in town, hasn’t forgotten.

And while Mount Vernon may be just one of 96 municipalities in Westchester, it is arguably the most competitive basketball city. (Mount Vernon natives Ray and Gus Williams, Rudy, Hackett, Rodney, and Scooter McCray, and Earl Tatum all played in the NBA). So, helping Mount Vernon’s sports programs, is, well, important. This past summer, Gordon founded the Ben Gordon New Life Foundation, a nonprofit organization designed to help get kids off the streets in Chicago and New York, particularly Mount Vernon, by having them spend time with mentors through the game of basketball and other activities.

As part of the Foundation, the refreshingly humble, soft-spoken Gordon this past summer held the fourth annual Ben Gordon Family Weekend, which featured a youth festival showcasing a talent show, a basketball clinic, and a celebrity bowl-a-thon with NBA star and Peekskill native Elton Brand. Nearly 8,000 people attended the four-day event. This year, in response to city budget cuts that threatened the highly venerated Mount Vernon High School sports program (its basketball team has won eight of the last nine section 1 titles and has been named New York State Champions four times this decade), Gordon donated $15,000, half of what he raised from the bowl-a-thon fundraiser.

“He is a tremendous man who understands the responsibility of giving back,” Mount Vernon Mayor Clinton I. Young says.

Gordon says he understands the fear of not having school sports; he himself has experienced that fear. “I know exactly how the kids at Mount Vernon High School feel because they were talking about cutting sports when I started high school.”

Gordon grew up across the street from a basketball court. “A lot of what I learned growing up occurred on the court,” says Gordon, whose mother today lives in Mahopac. “Sports can be a catalyst to push you with your education. I started playing basketball for fun. Now I look back at the benefits that I received from the game. Sports challenged me. It made me tough, and it also made me tougher in school.”

Lifelong friend Wes Alston, who helps Gordon schedule events he has to attend when in New York, is not surprised by Gordon’s generosity. “Fundamentally, Ben has not changed. He is the same kid I knew growing up. He’s always been very charitable.”

“Those who have a lot should give a lot,” says Mount Vernon High basketball coach Bob Cimmino. “Ben gets that. He has been an inspiration to the entire sports program. No one ever outworked him.” —Jonathan Quartuccio

Politics

Phil Reisman
Columnist, the Journal News

Expecting us to name County Executive Andy Spano or District Attorney Janet DiFiore as the county’s most influential pol?

Yes, well, we’re not denying their vast influence, but we don’t know of any elected or appointed Westchester pol who has an audience of more than 200,000 actually eager to learn what he has to say about our county and how it is run. Admit it: you too read what cranky, boot-wearing, Yonkers resident Phil Reisman has to say in his thrice-weekly column in the Journal News, sometimes with profound pleasure, other times with ferocious fury. (One irate reader recently blamed Reisman for Westchester County Board of Legislators Chairman Bill Ryan’s heart troubles).

His popular musings in the Journal (and on his WVOX radio show) have illuminated some of the biggest political controversies, from the beleaguered Yonkers School District (“…the blatant acts of cronyism, the greedy nest-feathering, the deplorable disregard for the welfare of the 26,000 public school children—it’s all cataloged on an endless list of outrage,” wrote Reisman of the Yonkers Board of Education in 2005) to former controversial D.A. Jeanine Pirro and her tax-evading, ex-con, soon-to-be-ex-husband Al (“He keeps giving us fresh material to work with,” wrote Reisman of Al Pirro on his blog. “Alleged mob ties, out-of-wedlock children, tax evasion—holy matrimony! Stop it Al, you’re killing us! You are the undisputed ‘clown prince’ of political spouses.”).

While we’d love for you to hear Reisman speak for himself, his superiors at the Journal wouldn’t allow him to be interviewed for this story (insert tongue-sticking-out icon here). So instead, we’ll let his words speak for him—the way most writers prefer it, anyway. “It’s a tremendous privilege to do what I do,” Reisman told Westchester Magazine in a 2005 interview (when he wasn’t yet muzzled). “If you can develop a moral outrage about something, you can fly with it.” By that token, Reisman should be at a cruising altitude somewhere in the stratosphere with his recent relentless harangue of Bill Ryan. Reisman has been hammering away at the chairman for a spate of controversies, including a failed attempt to garner a 40-percent pay hike, a criminal investigation of his chief adviser, and an alleged act of retaliation against the Board’s vice chair (who opposed Ryan’s pay hike) by having his office cut in half. “It’s as if he exists in a different dimension from the rest of us,” Reisman wrote. “He’s taken so much heat that I am beginning to think he is wearing asbestos underwear.” Zing!

“Phil Reisman’s column is must-reading for every elected official, political activist, and high-ranking government employee,” says Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner (Democrat). “If Bill Ryan is ousted as Board chairman after the next county legislative election, one of the reasons will be Phil Reisman’s columns.” As author and attorney Lawrence Otis Graham (a Democrat who blogs with Republican Rob Astorino, a former County Legislator, for this magazine; see Red v Blue at westchestermagazine.com) puts it, “Phil has the power of a modern-day Walter Winchell, and he’s also brilliant and intellectually honest. Reisman writes one of the smartest and wittiest columns in the political business.” Adds Astorino, “Phil’s column is a must-read. He’s a bovine radiologist:
he can see right through the bull. Politicians are toast the minute he sniffs out even a hint of corruption or hypocrisy.” —Robert Schork

Philanthropy

David Swope
CHAIRMAN, CLUB FIT; OWNER, COUNTRY HOMES, INC.

For Ossining resident David Swope, philanthropy is a family affair. It started with a gift of land back in the 1950s from his grandfather, Gerard Swope, that is the nucleus of the Teatown Lake Reservation. “My grandfather had an exceeding interest in philanthropy,” the 65-year-old Swope says. “He believed that if you live in a community, you should take part in it. My mother, too, was involved with volunteer work and my father was president of Phelps Hospital. There is a family tradition to being involved in the community.”

And his family would be proud. Swope recently received the ADO’s (Association of Development Officers) Nonprofit Board Member Award for his philanthropic work over the years for Teatown, Ossining Children’s Center, Open Doors Medical Centers, Westchester Community College, and the Jacob Burns Film Center. (ADO is an organization dedicated to the advancement of fundraising and philanthropy in the Hudon Valley). “David won the award because he does a lot of things for a lot of people—not just one cause,” says Linda Karesh, a co-chair of this year’s National Philanthropy Day and an immediate past co-president of ADO. “When he joins a board, he participates. And he is very good at encouraging his peers to give and get involved.”

His neighbor and fellow philanthropist, Rebecca Samberg, agrees. “David is smart, understated, and brings great creativity to the boards he is on. He loves to see non-profits working together and is marvelous at putting together coalitions. He brings people together in a way not too many can, and he can convince people to do the right thing and get things done.”

“‘Philanthropist’ seems like such a lofty word, better reserved for the Rockefellers,” Swope says modestly from the kitchen of his stately hilltop home with stunning views of the Hudson River. “I don’t have a huge fortune, I didn’t strike it rich in the stock market, but I’m comfortable. And being involved in these organizations has paid back to me far more than I’ve given.” Currently chairman of Club Fit, a large health club with sites in Jefferson Valley and Briarcliff Manor, Swope also owns a real estate investment company, County Homes, Inc., and Tappan Hill (the site of Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill) in Tarrytown.

After graduating from Harvard and Columbia Law School, Swope served as a Peace Corps volunteer in India, where he helped set up the first legal-assistance program in Bombay. “I was in the same group as Lily Carter. She was quite a pistol.” For the next five years, he worked as a lawyer at White and Case in New York City. But when his father became ill in the late 1970s, he returned to Westchester to help with his affairs. “Coming back home led me into my own,” he says of his decision to leave law and become more involved in his community. “There is nothing like being involved in a community organization—to see the talent, diversity, surprises, and goodness of people in this community.”

Swope has been involved with Teatown for decades, currently serving on the executive committee, and is co-chair of the development committee. He is president of the Westchester Community College Foundation, a board member since it opened of the Jacob Burns Film Center, and a leadership volunteer and board member at the Ossining Children’s Center.

“I can’t do everything,” he says, “but I have focused on these organizations. Giving financial help is great, but it is very important to be involved in organizations in which you give money. There are times you think your legacy is the number of galas you attend, but I want to be remembered as a citizen who participated in the community and tried to help.”
—Nancy Claus

Health

Lindsay Farrell
President and CEO, Open Door Family Medical Centers

What’s a self-described WASP with a degree in French doing running a health facility catering to Westchester’s working-class and immigrant communities?

An excellent job, apparently. Working with a $22 million budget, Lindsay Farrell oversees eight Open Door Medical Centers around the county that provide basic medical care to more than 36,000 patients a year—half of them uninsured and nearly all with family incomes less than $32,500.

“I work with stellar community health leaders across the country,” says John Sawyer, director of Federal Affairs at the National Association of Community Health Centers in Washington, DC, “and Lindsay is truly one of the best. She’s a respected voice on healthcare among her peers, as well as among policymakers at the local, state, and national level.”

Farrell notes that in any affluent community, such as Westchester, there are a huge number of low-income people enhancing the lives of the wealthy: mowing lawns, working in restaurants, cleaning houses and offices, taking care of children. “These people need access to basic medical services,” she says. “It’s social justice, plain
and simple.”

Which wasn’t necessarily front-of-mind when Farrell moved from New York City to Westchester 25 years ago. “After I got married, the last thing I thought I’d do is run a health facility,” says the petite brunette from her office in the Ossining facility, not far from her home. “All I wanted was the house in the suburbs with a white picket fence. I wanted to have kids, play tennis, get my nails done, be taken care of.”

She did have kids (a girl and a boy), and works out regularly (the aspiring triathlete and marathoner swims every morning at Club Fit in Briarcliff Manor and loves hot yoga at the Yoga Spa in Elmsford); and she gets her nails done at Ossining’s Shine Salon. But she also joined the Junior League of Westchester-on-Hudson when she moved here and started driving elderly patients to appointments at Open Doors, then a free clinic operating out of a church basement. The few hours a week of volunteer work mushroomed into full-time work and she rose to director of development and director of operations positions before taking the position as president and CEO when Open Door’s founder, Margaret Griesmer, retired in 1998.

Along the way, she received an MBA from Pace University. In 2006 she was named a Fellow in the American College of Medical Practice Executives. In 2007, her alma mater, Saint Lawrence University, honored her with the Sol Feinstone Award for her commitment to making affordable healthcare “available to all, not just the privileged.” “Now is a great time to be in community health,” Farrell says. “It’s one of the things that President Bush got right. He believed in community health centers and we were able to tap into the new funds he made available for Westchester County.” —Nancy Claus

Food

Lisa Schwartz
Owner/Proprietor, Rainbeau Ridge Farm

If America has Alice Waters, then Westchester has Lisa Schwartz—and isn’t food production about local heroes now? This 53-year-old successful former management consultant and stay-at-home Bedford Hills mother is devoting her considerable energies to helping us in Westchester eat local foods—a trend applauded by most foodies. Surrounded by baahs and bleets, Schwartz is a modern-day goatherd—albeit one with a 15-acre spread, Rainbeau Ridge Farm, and a personal mission to reconnect Westchester with the land underneath its feet.

In partnership with her financier husband, Mark (whose work is devoted to investing in companies dedicated to developing green energy and renewable energy sources), Lisa Schwartz has turned her suburban Bedford Hills estate to ground-zero for a grass-roots educational movement. “When I started appreciating the land, I realized that we were onto something special here,” says Schwartz. “I felt it was something that other people would want a piece of.”

With the motto, “Making sustainable living second nature,” Rainbeau Ridge Farm offers a variety of land-centric programs, including: cooking classes aimed at maximizing the benefits of locally raised produce (recent topics included the lost arts of home canning and pickling, techniques designed to stretch the bounty of our local fields); educational kids’ programs designed to teach respect for traditional foodways (“The best way to get kids to eat their vegetables is to allow them to grow their green beans themselves,” she says); and gardening classes (Schwartz is preaching the gospel that we don’t need to be Martha Stewart to a have a rabbit hutch or a few chickens clucking around the yard).

Then, of course, there’s Rainbeau Ridge goat cheese, whose success is proving the value of Westchester land as farmland. Schwartz’s handmade Bedford Hills Meridian cheese just won a 2008 American Cheese Society’s award for best farmstead cheese; it is served at Crabtree’s Kittle House in Chappaqua, Blue Hill at Stone Barns in Pocantico Hills, and Iron Horse Grill in Pleasantville, among other restaurants. “Who would have thought you’d find one of America’s cheese luminaries on a small farm in Westchester?” asks Executive Chef Dan Barber of Blue Hill. “Lisa is the perfect example of our recent artisanal revolution, using Old World techniques to create farmstead cheeses with distinct local character. They’re richer than most goat cheeses, but they’ve also got great acidity. They’re sweet, they’re tangy, they’re unctuous…they’re delicious.”

Alan Glustoff of 5 Spoke Creamery, whose Putnam county-made cheeses can be found at Gramercy Tavern and Murray’s Cheese Shop, both in Manhattan, declares, “It’s great to see someone making goat cheeses locally, but Lisa Schwartz’s role in keeping farming alive in Westchester County cannot be emphasized enough.”

Rainbeau Ridge welcomes visitors to its land (offering tours, events, and annual camp-outs), and the Schwartzes are significant donors to the Westchester Land Trust—the entity that’s keeping large swaths of Westchester’s green space free from development. —Julia Sexton

Real Estate

Louis Cappelli and Donald Trump, REAL ESTATE Developers

Look at the sky. See those glitzy skyscrapers? See those shining new apartment buildings? See those sleek condos—those glass-and-steel monuments to modern innovation? Credit for those glitzy skyscarpers, shining new apartment buildings, and sleek condos primarily belongs to two part-time Westchester residents, Donald Trump (Bedford) and Louis Cappelli (White Plains). Together, the two have built more than five-and-a-half million square feet of living space/office space in the county. That’s a lot of building.

The Trump/Cappelli business relationship followed a friendship that began on the golf course. Both love the game, though Trump is better at it (“He beats me,” Cappelli has said, “but it won’t always be that way.”). And both love to build—big and tall. Their first venture: City Center in White Plains, a mixed-use commercial enterprise, contains the 35-story high-rise branded (you guessed it) Trump Tower. It was apparently Cappelli’s dream to build Manhattan-type structures here, while it was Trump’s dream to expand his empire. “I enjoy the luxuries and conveniences of Manhattan high-rise living,” says Cappelli, who also has homes in Manhattan and the Hamptons, “and I really thought that there were a lot of people in Westchester who would enjoy high-rise living here. That’s really what started everything.”

“Everything” today for both men, separately and together, includes: the 1.2 million-square-foot entertainment complex New Roc City and the 92 co-op-unit Lofts at New Roc in New Rochelle; the 890,000-square-foot mixed-use Renaissance Square complex featuring the Ritz Carlton Hotel and Residences in White Plains; the 50-acre, 141-unit Trump Park Residences in Yorktown; the Trump National Golf Club in Briarcliff Manor (“It gave Westchester a phenomenal course,” Trump declares in his typical immodest style); the 40-story, 194-unit Trump Plaza in New Rochelle; and the 35-story luxury high-rise Trump Parc in nearby Stamford, Connecticut (Stamford’s tallest building). “Westchester is a fantastic area,” Trump says. “As a developer, it’s inspiring when the raw material is so beautiful—and it’s so close to New York City.” How do they divvy up their responsibilities? Easy: Trump leverages his name for any additional dollar it can add to the selling price of a unit (“He’s one of the great brands of the world,” Cappelli says), and Cappelli does the rest. “We’ve certainly added a tremendous amount to the tax base,” Cappelli says. “We’ve taken blighted areas, cleaned up the blight, and put towers, retail, and hotels in its place—which is obviously a benefit to all.”

Carol Cioppa, president of the Westchester/Mid-Hudson chapter of the American Institute of Architects, agrees, for the most part. “Cappelli and Trump certainly have changed what many towns look and feel like. But not everyone wants a mini-Manhattan at their doorstep. However, the areas chosen for their projects were in desperate need of rebirth and revitalization. The work is carefully considered and beautifully conceived. Certainly the buildings are destinations in themselves. Just ask anyone who has been to the top of the new Ritz.” —Robert Schork

 

Westchester Events

April 2014

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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Easter Sunday Menu Appetizer Tomato Tarte Tatin Basil Oil, Balsamic Reduction, Herb Salad Fish Seared Red Snapper Green Pea Broth, Red Pepper Gastric, Purple Potato Entrée Mint...

Cost: $89 ++

Where:
Equus Restaurant at Castle Hotel & Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Sponsor: Equus
Telephone: 914-631-3646
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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
Website »

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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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Bistro Z, the DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown’s popular, upscale modern bistro restaurant at 455 South Broadway, Tarrytown, is whipping up a lavish Easter Brunch that will offer something for...

Cost: $38 per person

Where:
Bistro Z at DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown
455 South Broadway
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Sponsor: Bistro Z
Telephone: 914 524 6410
Contact Name: David Ribbens
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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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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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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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Puppeteer Fred Greenspan returns with his troupe to perform a non-violent Punch and Judy show.  Performances at 1pm and 2:30pm

Where:
Muscoot Farm
51 Route 100
Katonah , NY
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Telephone: 914-864-7282
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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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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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NEW: TEACHING TRAILS: A COMMUNITY PATH FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION    (with support from Con Edison)   EVERY SUNDAY AT 11:30AM  (APRIL 6, 13, 27; No Walk on Easter 4/20)   Join...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Telephone: 914-723-3470
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Starting on March 16th from 11:30am - 3pm, feast on your favorite brunch selections with free flowing breakfast cocktails (2 hour limit food & drink)  for just $39/pp. Under 21 - $19/pp.  Along...

Cost: $39/pp under 21 $19/pp

Where:
MTK Tavern
30 E. Main Street
Mount Kisco, NY  10549
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Male Only Vet2Vet Peer Networking Meetings held every Sunday. Light refreshments will be served. Participation and parking is FREE. This Vet2Vet meeting is led by male service members & male...

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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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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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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Head out to Westchester Burger Company of Rye Brook every Sunday for brunch, served 11am-3pm with a complimentry Mimosa or Bloody Mary. Call for reservations.

Cost: 0 (A la carte)

Where:
Westchester Burger Company
275 South Ridge Street
Washington Park Plaza
Rye Brook, NY  10573
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Sponsor: Westchester Burger Company
Telephone: 914-305-6095
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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
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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
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
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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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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 acclaimed folk duo best known for “Closer to Fine” performs their hits.

Where:
Tarrytown Music Hall
Tarrytown , NY


Telephone: 914-631-3390
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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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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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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
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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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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
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

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

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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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
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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

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 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

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

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
View map »


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

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

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

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
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

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 »

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

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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More information

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
View map »


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

More information

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
View map »


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

More information

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
View map »


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

More information

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
View map »


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
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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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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
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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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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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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
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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
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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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Website »

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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 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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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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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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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 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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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
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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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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 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
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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
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
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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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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
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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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
View map »


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

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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
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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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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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
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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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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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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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Cost: free

Where:
Purchase College
Red Room of Student Services Building
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY  10577
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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
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Sponsor: Purchase College
Telephone: 914 251-6000
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
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 »

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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
Website »

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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
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 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 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

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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 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 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

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

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

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

  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
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 »

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

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
Website »

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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
View map »


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

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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
Website »

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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
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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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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Website »

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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
Website »

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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
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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
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Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

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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
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 »

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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
View map »


Telephone: 203-438-4519
Website »

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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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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
View map »


Telephone: 914-962-4094
Contact Name: Valerie Conigliaro
Website »

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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
View map »

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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
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 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

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

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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