Peekskill

The 411: A trading post-turned-industrial city that overlooks the Hudson River, Peekskill has spent most of the past 20 years recovering from an economic downturn that struck the city when much of its manufacturing base eroded. A revitalization has seen new, higher-tech businesses take root in the city and the renovation of the historic districts and Victorian homes that are its trademark. Peekskill offers top-notch public education. Downtown Peekskill has become a haven for artists, with the development of the Peekskill Art Lofts, the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, and the Peekskill Coffee House, while the Paramount Center for the Arts has become a destination for indie film patrons, in addition to being a venue for live entertainment, art exhibits, and educational programs. For outdoor lovers person, Peekskill boasts 11 parks that offer everything from swimming and tennis to hiking trails and playgrounds.

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Visionaries SEERS of the SOUL exhibit opening

Blue Door Gallery

Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 11, 2014 @ 11:00 AM

PRESS RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE-AUGUST 21ST, 2014 Yonkers, NY August 21st, 2014 - Blue Door Gallery presents its 3rd international exhibit, “VISIONARIES: SEERS of the SOUL”. Curators France Garrido and Arlé Sklar-Weinstein have selected the art works of unique Visionary artists who fearlessly delve into their subconscious to interpret what elusively we call SOUL. The art...

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College Costs, Financial Aid, and Wise Decisions

Ruth Keeler Memorial Library

Oct 1, 2014 @ 7:30 PM

October 1­­­st and 8th Laurie Schaffler, former Dean of Financial Aid and Associate Dean of Student Affairs at an Ivy League college and NS resident, speaks about the college process. Session I          College Costs and Indebtedness: - College costs and borrowing trends - Financial aid terminology and philosophy...

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FALL FOR WOMEN @ The Rye Arts Center

The Rye Arts Center

Oct 1, 2014 - Nov 1, 2014 @ 01:00 PM

Women artists take center stage this FALL in a series of four enlightening, engaging and enjoyable events. These events are made possible through the generosity of Houlihan Lawrence, Hometown Media Group and supporters of The Rye Arts Center.   I've Got a Pen & I'm Not Afraid to Use It Sept 18th 7:00-9:00pm $25 per person   FEM51: Female Artists and Musicians October 5th...

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Undulate: Paintings By Julie Gross and Margaret Neill

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 31, 2014 @ 06:00 PM

GALLERY IIDates: September 13 – October 31, 2014 Opening Reception: September 13, 6 – 8:30 PM Public InvitedUNDULATE:PAINTINGS BY JULIE GROSS AND MARGARET NEILLKenise Barnes Fine Art is delighted to announce the opening of the fall art season with a two-person show featuring new paintings by New York artists Julie Gross and Margaret Neill.  As the exhibition title aptly suggests, both...

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2nd Annual SGA Group Show

Gilbert & Bennett Schoolhouse

Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 26, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Schoolhouse Guild of Artists Group show. Reception Fri. Sept.26th, 6-8pm Gilbert & Bennett Schoolhouse, 49 New Street, Wilton, CT Exhibiton through Oct 26th Follow on Facebook

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Nigh Season: New Paintings By David Konigsberg

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 31, 2014 @ 06:00 PM

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STEAM Classes @ The Rye Arts Center

The Rye Arts Center

Oct 1, 2014 - Jan 16, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

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Half Day for Half Pints: Creative Kids Program

The Rye Arts Center

Oct 1, 2014 - May 20, 2015 @ 09:15 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.

September 15, 2014 - May 20, 2015 Monday & Friday Mornings: 9:15am-12:00pm Tuesday & Wednesday afternoons: 11:45am-2:30pm   To register or for more information call (914) 967-0700. Offered by semester. Fees vary.   Half day creative arts immersion program designed specifically for the Pre-K child to explore the arts while developing cognitive, social, creative, and motor skills...

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