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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IN THE GARDEN OF SONIC DELIGHTS Exhibition of 2014 June 8th-Nov 2nd, 2014 noon - 6:00 PM 100-150 N. Water Street, Peekskill, NY 10566 Caramoor in collaboration with HVCCA presents Aaron Taylor Kuffner's Gamelatron Sanctuary: Suara Sinar (The Sound of Light) which is a part of the IN THE GARDEN OF SONIC DELIGHTS Exhibition of 2014. Please call HVCCA 914-788-0100 for...

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2nd Annual SGA Group Show

Gilbert & Bennett Schoolhouse

Oct 2, 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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En Plein Air at Les Beaux Arts Gallery

Les Beaux Arts Gallery

Oct 2, 2014 - Oct 16, 2014 @ 9:00 AM

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

“En Plein Air” Opens the Fall Season at Les Beaux Arts Les Beaux Arts Gallery is celebrating the opening of their fall season with “En Plein Air,” an exhibition of paintings by Jean-Pierre Jacquet, a French artist and resident of Greenwich. The exhibition is a collection of airy and luminous landscapes, many of which are recognizable locations in this area....

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Westchester Italian Cultural Center Art Exhibit

Westchester Italian Cultural Center

Oct 2, 2014 - Nov 14, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

ART & PERCEPTION Featuring Contemporary Italian American Artists in Westchester County Artists of Italian descent have enriched American aesthetic culture, embracing new styles and techniques. Without limitation, they opened up to a variety of new styles with fresh ideas and imagination. Featured artists include world-renowned pop artist Charles Fazzino, as well as Westchester...

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Memoir Writing Workshop

Mt. Kisco Public Library

Oct 2, 2014 - Oct 9, 2014 @ 11:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Thursday.

  Four week workshop to inspire; to start telling stories of your life, using different formats, voices and approaches. Catherine Wald, poet and writer works with beginners and experienced writers in a supportive and collaborative environment. Registration required. (914) 864-0137    

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Back-to-School Launch of After School Classes at WeeZee – The Science of Play

WeeZee - The Science of Play

Oct 2, 2014 - Oct 24, 2014 @ 04:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

From gooey, sticky science experiments to yoga and fun fitness workouts, and even private piano lessons -- WeeZee – The Science of Play, Westchester County’s only sensory gym, an 18,000 square foot play, fitness and learning facility for children ages 1-12, located in Chappaqua, NY, has launched a varied and exciting range of after school classes in time for back-to-school.  With guest...

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Meet Horace: The Original Game

Horace Greeley House

Oct 2, 2014 - Sep 19, 2015 @ 1:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

On September 20th at 1:00pm the New Castle Historical Society is celebrating the re-launch of the first-ever History Hunt Game – Meet Horace:  The Original Game, redux at the Horace Greeley House, 100 King Street in Chappaqua.  We are happy (and proud!) to redesign this fantastic puzzle hunt so that players can participate on an on-going basis. Players are led though the...

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