On Veg Alone

Are there really health benefits to a vegetarian lifestyle?



People become vegetarians for as many reasons as there are meat substitutes in the freezer aisle at Trader Joe’s. In a Harris Interactive survey conducted in 2006 for the Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG), 2.3 percent of respondents said they never eat meat, fish, other seafood, or poultry. This works out to about five million Americans. But a closer look at the numbers suggests some subtle differences between age groups. About 5 percent of people aged 18 to 24, for example, claimed not to eat meat, compared with 9 percent of 45- to 54-year-olds who claimed to be vegetarians. The VRG says that 11 percent of girls aged 13 to 15 years are vegetarians, a percentage that rings true around Westchester County, based on what parents and girls themselves report.

Just as people adopt vegetarianism for a variety of reasons, they practice it in a variety of ways. The pollsters suspect that between 30 percent and 50 percent of people who call themselves vegetarians actually are vegans because, in addition to avoiding red meat, fish, and poultry, they also eschew dairy, eggs, and honey­—in other words, no animal products whatsoever. Then there are the casual vegetarians, flexitarians, or occasional vegetarians, who actually eat some poultry and/or fish, but red meat sparingly or not at all. Some poll results suggest that at least 10 percent of Americans put themselves in this category.

Overall, it looks like the number of vegetarians and vegans has remained fairly stable in recent years. According to VRG’s 2006 poll (the most recent available), 6.7 percent of American adults never eat red meat, and 2.3 percent never eat meat, poultry, fish, or seafood. Back in 1997, 1 percent of respondents to a similar poll reported being vegetarians, while 5 percent said they never ate red meat. But a trip down the aisles in any mainstream supermarket makes it clear that consumer interest in vegetarian products—everything from vegetable lasagna to soy products to vegetarian “hot dogs” and vegetarian “turkey” is red-hot. Local Stop & Shop stores recently have been renovated with the addition of entire aisles filled with vegetarian offerings. The VRG says that up to 40 percent of consumers are looking for vegetarian products.

While some pursue a vegetarian diet on moral grounds, many more espouse its presumed health benefits. But does subtracting meat from one’s dietary equation really add up to a healthy lifestyle? To find out, we tackled some of the key notions in vegetarian dogma.

Are Vegetarians Healthier Than Non-Vegetarians?

Yes, experts say, but not necessarily because of their diets. Writing after the Third International Congress on Vegetarian Nutrition (ICVN) back in 1999, Walter C. Willett, MD, chairman of the department of nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health, noted that vegetarians living in affluent areas (much of Westchester qualifies) have unusually good health, with less cardiovascular disease, less cancer, and lower death rates than non-vegetarians.

“Plenty of studies over a great many years indicate that vegetarians are healthier than the general population,” reports Marion Nestle, Paulette Goddard professor of nutrition and food studies at New York University and author of What to Eat (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2006.

But why? Because, experts point out, vegetarians tend to have a healthier lifestyle. They tend not to smoke. They tend to be physically active. And they consume no red meat, which is high in saturated fat (not something heart doctors applaud). “People who are conscious of health don’t binge-drink or overeat,” says Nestle. “And people who don’t eat much meat don’t eat much junk food, either.”

So if vegetarians are often healthier than meat eaters, just how much of the benefit can be attributed to their meatless diets versus their other healthy choices? We don’t know—yet. There’s still another factor to consider: genes.

“The population of India is largely vegetarian,” says Louis J. Aronne, MD, clinical professor of medicine at Weill-Cornell Medical College and director of the comprehensive weight control program at the Westchester Medical Group in Purchase. “But they have more diabetes than any country in the world in part because of a strong genetic predisposition.”

Are Vegetarian Diets Healthier Than Conventional Diets?

Not necessarily. A diet that excludes animal protein also can be loaded with starch, sugar, and fat. “Brownies are vegetarian,”
notes Dr. Aronne, who emphasizes that, while a vegetarian diet has potential health benefits, people who exclude meat from their diets often do things that mitigate the potential benefits of a meat-free diet, like indulging in more refined carbohydrates and fats.

Besides brownies, other foods that meet vegetarian criteria include cheese pizza, macaroni and cheese, bagels and cream cheese, chips and dips, cookies, pies, cakes, cannoli, ice cream, baked ziti, fried zucchini, crackers, calzones, and sweetened cereals. You get the idea.

While she hasn’t eaten red meat or chicken in 30 years, Philomena Ferrara of Pound Ridge still works hard to keep her diet healthy. “I tend to go down that cheese road,” she says, noting that she had borderline high cholesterol a few years ago but refused to go on cholesterol-lowering medication. Consultation with a nutritionist led her to moderate her consumption of cheese instead. Ferrara loves seafood and eats plenty of it with lots of veggies. Ferrara made an ostensibly healthy choice, because research shows that being a vegetarian correlates to improvements in cardiovascular health. One example is a study published in the American Journal of Cardiology in February 2006 that studied the effects of long-term vegetarian diets on healthy postmenopausal women. Compared to a group of non-vegetarian women, the vegetarians had lower blood pressure and lower levels of total cholesterol, LDL (“bad”) cholesterol, triglycerides, and fasting blood sugar.

Is Meat Bad for You?

Some vegetarians take it as an article of faith that meat is intrinsically unhealthy. Not exactly true, says Nestle. “It’s a matter of degree,” she says. “For people in developing countries without much in the way of food resources, adding meat greatly improves nutrient intake. Populations like those in Asia, who traditionally have diets in which meat is used almost as a condiment, tend to be very healthy. There is a big difference between having a few shreds of meat on a meal of grains and vegetables and having a twenty-three-ounce steak.”
In small amounts, meat takes care of several possible nutritional deficiencies, notably vitamin B12, which is essential to the health of nerve cells and red blood cells and needed for the manufacture of DNA, but also contains large amounts of saturated fat. People whose diets have a high saturated-fat content are at higher risk of cardiovascular disease because saturated fats increase blood cholesterol levels, which then can contribute to plaque buildup in the arteries, according to the American Heart Association and the National Library of Medicine. “Before we had statins, back in the 1980s, the big steakhouses in New York City almost went under,” says Dr. Aronne. “Statins have changed everything,” he says about these drugs, which prevent the liver from making excessive amounts of cholesterol. Statins essentially allow more people to keep eating red meat rather than giving it up to reduce their risk of heart disease—although several studies have linked regular consumption of red meat to other health concerns, such as cancer, hypertension, and even arthritis.

It’s also becoming clearer that not all meats are created equal. There’s a growing consensus that meat can be a more healthful product if cattle are fed on grass instead of corn or other grain. Until World War II, cattle ate primarily grass. But they grow bigger faster when they eat grain, and you can guess how that went in the age of industrialized ranching. Unless it’s labeled otherwise, the beef in your grocery store comes from grain-fed animals. But beef from grass-fed cattle has about half the saturated fat of meat from grain-fed cattle. Grass-fed cattle meat also has a higher content of beneficial omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin E, and conjugated linoleic acid, a healthy fat that may ward off cancer. Eatwild.com, a website of sources of grass-fed food and facts, can direct you to sources for grass-fed beef in New York (eatwild.com/products/newyork.html).

A little meat makes some people feel better. Lucy Robinson of Manhattan knows this better than most. While still in her teens, she cut all animal products—including poultry, fish, and eggs—out of her diet. Then, after five years on that food regimen, the Fordham University student and Manhattan Pilates instructor found herself lethargic—and craving meat. “I decided to start incorporating it back in my diet slowly,” she says. “Now I eat white meat once or twice a month and fish several times a week. I don’t deny myself, and I don’t settle for ‘tofurky’”—that is, tofu products manufactured to resemble turkey and other meats. “I felt so much better. And I actually lost weight because I wasn’t eating so many fatty foods like peanut butter.”

Let’s face it: protein and fats are satisfying. Nina Planck, author of Real Food: What to Eat and Why, had been a vegetarian for years and ran six miles every day—but was still overweight from, she says, her carb-heavy diet—when nine years ago she shifted toward fish and poultry.

“I was astonished at how quickly I lost twenty-five pounds when I made that dietary change,” says Planck, who, in addition to being an author, is also a farmers’ market entrepreneur. Although she can’t completely explain how or why this dietary change caused her to lose so much weight, Planck has theories. “It’s just not possible for me to binge on protein and fat unless it’s attached to a refined carbohydrate. We don’t keep eating and eating chicken breasts or spoons of olive oil.” Nonetheless, the amount of animal protein she added to her diet was relatively small, “and I’m still not a huge red-meat eater,” she says.

“There are several reasons that people on vegetarian diets can feel tired,” says Dr. Aronne. “Food has thousands of nutrients that we haven’t discovered. Animal protein undoubtedly has things in it that make us feel better and more energetic. We may not necessarily need these compounds to live, though.” Dr. Aronne adds that people on vegetarian diets tend to eat less protein and more carbohydrates and fat. “And that combination contributes to insulin resistance, making people feel drained.” He also says that recent research shows that increasing the protein content of one’s diet (regardless of its source) makes it easier to lose weight. “Extra protein may increase a person’s metabolic rate by as much as ten percent,” he says.

Are We Born to Be Vegetarians?

“I doubt that,” says Nestle. “Physiologically, humans are omnivores and substantial evidence indicates that we were hunter-gatherers in Paleolithic times.”

“We evolved for a mixed diet,” Dr. Aronne agrees. “We did not evolve for bagels, muffins, and Danish.” He says that because food used to rot very easily in the days before refrigeration, humans needed to be able to eat a variety of items and have strong stomachs to eat whatever was available. “If the grain had vermin and the meat stank, the only people who didn’t starve to death were those with a strong drive to eat. Our systems evolved for dealing with shortages and facing adversity. Now we almost have too much good, fresh food available.”

S. Jay Olshansky, a respected researcher on aging and a professor of public health at the University of Illinois at Chicago writes in his book, The Quest for Immortality: “Carnivores have canines for tearing meat, and herbivores have molars for grinding up plant matter. The fact that we humans possess all of these characteristics indicates that we are omnivores.”

After years of avoiding all animal protein, many vegetarians have found themselves in the “flexitarian” category. Moosewood’s Mollie Katzen, of Berkeley, California, explains: “Just as there was no big event involved in my becoming a vegetarian, there was no official return to meat for me either,” she says. “I started adding some of it back in because the meat that became available was much better and had been more cleanly and sustainably raised. And I have found that, as I get older, I need more sources of pure animal protein in my diet. My plate is still about eighty-five percent vegetables and whole grains, but small amounts of good-quality meat, poultry, and fish often round it out.”

A group calling themselves ethicurians have formed around the concept of eating meat only from animals that have been raised ethically. At their website, ethicurean.com, they define an ethicurean as “someone who seeks out tasty things that are also sustainable, organic, local, and/or ethical — SOLE food, for short.” Bonnie Powell, a founder of the ethicurean movement, had an abrupt transition back to meat. “I started with a Niman Ranch pastrami sandwich at Saul’s Deli in Berkeley, California, on Christmas day,” she says. “It was totally unplanned.” She never looked back, but the animal products she eats today must meet a high standard. “I don’t eat mystery meat. I get meat from local farms, where I can meet the farmers and see their operations. As allowed by weather, animals should have ample time outside and not be confined. They are fed a natural diet and don’t undergo mutilations such as beak-trimming, tail-docking, or tooth-clipping.”

Sandra Pianin, also an ex-vegetarian, wishes she still could adhere to an all-vegetable diet. “I liked it,” she says, “but I got severely anemic. Iron pills do terrible things to your stomach, so I had to start back on a little meat. But I still prefer vegetarian meals that are well prepared.”

While it’s challenging enough for adult vegetarians to make the proper dietary choices, Dr. Aronne is alarmed by the kind of vegetarianism he sees practiced primarily by poorly informed teenage girls. “They eat toast with butter and jam for breakfast, a cheese sandwich for lunch, and pasta with tomato sauce for dinner,” says Dr. Aronne. “This is a problem because it’s totally unbalanced. Where are the vegetables? Starch is not a vegetable. If you’re a vegetarian, eat vegetables!” Several studies, including one published in the New England Journal of Medicine in December 2001, have found evidence that teenage girls who become vegetarians are at higher risk than others of having or developing eating disorders and engaging in unsafe weight control behaviors. In a study of young Australian women, which included more than 9,000 participants, vegetarians and semi-vegetarians reported more depression than non-vegetarians (22 percent vs. 15 percent), along with low iron levels and menstrual difficulties.

Nina Planck, who adopted vegetarianism years ago because she thought it was virtuous, has had second thoughts. “Virtuous diets are a dangerous psychology in themselves,” she says. “Eat till you feel right. It should all taste good. I’m beyond eating certain foods only because they’re good for me. We should be careful not to make health our new god. I’m in the virtuous diet business myself,” she says, “but I’ve changed my mind about what’s virtuous.”

Mary Desmond Pinkowish is a freelance writer in Larchmont. She grew up in Boston, known as the “home of the bean and the cod,” so she eats plenty of fish and legumes—along with quite a bit of poultry and a bit of red meat.


 

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Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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Cost: free

Where:
yonkers
1 larkin plaza
yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: yonkers downtown bid and domino sugar
Telephone: 914-969-6660
Contact Name: daniel
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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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Aquarium visitors are invited to safely touch live moon jellyfish.

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk , CT

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SuperPuesto is a temporary pavilion by Terence Gower, commissioned by The Bronx Museum of the Arts in collaboration with the Andrew Freedman Home for Beyond the Supersquare, the first...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Bronx Museum of the Arts
1125 Grand Concourse between 166th and McClellan Streets
Bronx, NY
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Telephone: 718-681-6000
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Mandy Greer, a Seattle-based artist, showcases her work inspired by ancient myths, fairy tales, and the magical moments of everyday life. 

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers , NY  10701
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

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This is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on the relationship of contemporary Icelandic artists to the singular geography of their island nation. This...

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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The special exhibit lets families into an aviary full of lorikeets; the birds will land on visitors to sip nectar. 

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk, CT


Telephone: 203-852-0700
Website »

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Cost: $50

Where:
Energy Movement Center
925 South Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: Energy Movement Center
Telephone: 914-930-1504
Contact Name: Liz Lazo
Website »

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The Westchester Broadway Theatre presents a stage musical adaption of the classic film, featuring songs like "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "If I Only Had a Brain."

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

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Families are invited to take a tour of Washington Irving's Sunnyside specifically designed for children, with period toys and clothing, games, a scavenger hunt, and other hands-on...

Where:
Washington Irving's Sunnyside
Tarrytown , NY


Telephone: (914) 631-8200
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Cost: $50

Where:
Energy Movement Center
925 South Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: Energy Movement Center
Telephone: 914-930-1504
Contact Name: Liz Lazo
Website »

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WeeZee…The Science of Play has partnered with Kiwi Country Day Camp to bring families the best of both worlds – two summer camp programs designed to offer access to WeeZee’s award winning...

Cost: Cost may vary by program

Where:
WeeZee World
480 N. Bedford Road
Chappaqua, NY  10514
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Sponsor: WeeZee World
Telephone: 914-752-2100
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End of Summer Half-Day Camp (Grades K-3) Each day offers different activities, including live animal interaction, nature crafts, outdoor exploration, indoor and outdoor games, and much more....

Cost: SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE

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

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TEACHING TRAILS: A COMMUNITY PATH FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION  (With support from Con Edison)   EVERY SUNDAY AT 11:30AM (AUG 3, 10, 17, 24, 31)) Join us for a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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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
Website »

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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...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Off Site
100-150 N Water Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

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Let us give your child an action-packed time during the summer. Our naturalists will involve, amuse, and inform your children.Each day has different activities based on the specific camp’s...

Cost: SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE

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

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transFORM Gallery is happy to announce our Summer Exhibit, Second Nature: Beauty in the Ordinary. The collection of artwork will be on display from June 12th through August 30th, 2014. An opening...

Cost: FREE

Where:
transFORM Gallery
20 Jones Street
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: transFORM Gallery
Telephone: 914-500-1000
Contact Name: transFORM Gallery
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Through the Lens: An Intimate Connection is an honest depiction of the stories that I have capture as a portrait photographer in the area over the las year.  I submit to you, enjoy this exhibit...

Cost: Free

Where:
Martucci Program Room Irvington Library
12 South Astor Street
Irvington, NY  10533
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The Rye Arts Center Summer Guide is now Online.  Visit our website http://ryeartscenter.org/ to view our upcoming events and classes.  We offer a variety of programs and workshops for all...

Cost: See Catalog

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
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To complement its current exhibition, ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place, the Katonah Museum of Art presents a cinematic meditation on the spirit of Iceland from award-winning...

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

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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There is one week left to vote for your favorite GenY cocktail on Twitter and Facebook! Some of the city's hottest restaurants are competing for the "People Choice Award."...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Xaviars X2O on the Hudson
71 Water Grant St
Yonkers, NY  10701
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SUN JUNE 29-SEP 28 Join us for our annual story walk. Naturalist John Mancuso leads you along our woodland trail to enjoy a favorite children’s storybook, entitled Opossum at Sycamore...

Cost: Free

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

More information

NATURE SERIES PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE (6-week class – 2 sessions available) Children and parents or caregivers come for an hour of nature fun. Dress for outdoor activity. Except...

Cost: $50 for members, $90 for non-members

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

More information

SAT, AUG 2, 2PM BOLD, BEAUTIFUL, BREATHTAKING BUTTERFLIES From chrysalis to butterfly, come learn all about butterflies and what makes them fascinating and important to our world. Join a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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More information

Want To Get the Competitive Edge? Come To This Great Pre-Season Tennis Workshop! August 5th - August 28th Tuesday's and Thursday's 4:30pm-6:00pm 8 Sessions 1.5...

Cost: $480

Where:
Solaris Sport & Racquet Club
5 Browns Lane
Hawthorne, NY  10532
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Sponsor: solaris sport & racquet club
Telephone: 914-592-3737
Contact Name: Kelly Gunterman
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Cool and Collected ‘14 July 10 – August 29, 2014 (Gallery 1) Featuring artists:  Carla Goldberg, Melanie Kozol, Francis Sills, and Eve Stockton Summer exhibition...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kenise Barnes Fine Art
1947 Palmer Avenue
Larchmont, NY  10538
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Cost: free

Where:
yonkers city pier
71 water grant street
yonkers , NY  10701
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Sponsor: yonkers downtown bid and domino sugar
Telephone: 914-969-6660
Contact Name: daniel lipka
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The Creating Broadway Series will spotlight top-notch Broadway artists showcasing the talents that got them to the Great White Way. The series will be presented in the form of concerts,...

Where:
White Plains Performing Arts Center
11 City Place (at City Center), 3rd Floor
White Plains, NY  10601
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Telephone: 914-328-1600
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Aquarium visitors are invited to safely touch live moon jellyfish.

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk , CT

More information

    Looking to unleash your creative potential?  Open up a world of creativity thru week-long camp and workshops, morning / afternoon classes, Music Lessons and our NEW...

Cost: Price Varies by Class

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

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  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July 3; July 7-11; July 14-18; July 21-25; July 28-August 1; August 4-8; August 11-15; August 18-22; August 25-29 21st Century design...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July3 (no class July 4); July7-11; July14-18; July21-25; July28-August1; August4-8; August 11-15; August18-22; August25-29 Attention...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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  Ossining, NY – “Daniel Oppenheim: Kolkata-Bengaluru Journal”, an exhibition of large-scale photographs, will open in the Gallery at Ossining Public Library on August...

Cost: $0

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining NY, NY  10562
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Sponsor: Ossining Public Library
Telephone: 914-941-2416
Contact Name: James Trapasso
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Cost: free

Where:
yonkers
1 larkin plaza
yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: yonkers downtown bid and domino sugar
Telephone: 914-969-6660
Contact Name: daniel
Website »

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Manya & Roumen will be showing their award-winning jewelry collection,

Cost: Free

Where:
Open Concept Gallery
125 Main St.
Cold Spring, NY  19516
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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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Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

The special exhibit lets families into an aviary full of lorikeets; the birds will land on visitors to sip nectar. 

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk, CT


Telephone: 203-852-0700
Website »

More information

Nature discovery for youngsters, with a parent or caregiver. Enjoy a nature themed story and discover the wonders of nature while exploring fields, forests or landscaped grounds. Let your...

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

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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More information

The exhibition focuses on two of the world's leading centers of art, offering visual pairings of five New York-based artists and five Beijing-based artists. 

Where:
The Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The Hammond Museum presents three concurrent exhibits: Contemporary Chinese Zen Art Meditations, a group exhibition featuring Du Jianq, Wang Yong, and others; Inhabited, an installation by...

Where:
Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden
North Salem, NY


Telephone: 914-669-5033
Website »

More information

The exhibition showcases a selection of artwork from three diverse, local private collections. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition displays approxiately 30 works by renowned cartoonist Roz Chast. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition brings together a selection of Diao's paintings from 1971 to 2012, presenting a timeline of the artist's sustained dialogue with Modernism, as well as his relationship to...

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Ridgefield , CT


Telephone: 203-438-4519
Website »

More information

Worlds of Wonder, the 2014 edition of the annual Hudson Valley Artists exhibition, highlights new art from the region and focuses on the laboratory-like environment of the artist studio, as well...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum
SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  1256
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

Mandy Greer, a Seattle-based artist, showcases her work inspired by ancient myths, fairy tales, and the magical moments of everyday life. 

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers , NY  10701
View map »


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

The Westchester Broadway Theatre presents a stage musical adaption of the classic film, featuring songs like "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "If I Only Had a Brain."

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

Families are invited to take a tour of Washington Irving's Sunnyside specifically designed for children, with period toys and clothing, games, a scavenger hunt, and other hands-on...

Where:
Washington Irving's Sunnyside
Tarrytown , NY


Telephone: (914) 631-8200
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Cost: $50

Where:
Energy Movement Center
925 South Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
View map »


Sponsor: Energy Movement Center
Telephone: 914-930-1504
Contact Name: Liz Lazo
Website »

More information

End of Summer Half-Day Camp (Grades K-3) Each day offers different activities, including live animal interaction, nature crafts, outdoor exploration, indoor and outdoor games, and much more....

Cost: SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE

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


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

More information

Let us give your child an action-packed time during the summer. Our naturalists will involve, amuse, and inform your children.Each day has different activities based on the specific camp’s...

Cost: SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE

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


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

More information

WeeZee…The Science of Play has partnered with Kiwi Country Day Camp to bring families the best of both worlds – two summer camp programs designed to offer access to WeeZee’s award winning...

Cost: Cost may vary by program

Where:
WeeZee World
480 N. Bedford Road
Chappaqua, NY  10514
View map »


Sponsor: WeeZee World
Telephone: 914-752-2100
Website »

More information

transFORM Gallery is happy to announce our Summer Exhibit, Second Nature: Beauty in the Ordinary. The collection of artwork will be on display from June 12th through August 30th, 2014. An opening...

Cost: FREE

Where:
transFORM Gallery
20 Jones Street
New Rochelle, NY  10801
View map »


Sponsor: transFORM Gallery
Telephone: 914-500-1000
Contact Name: transFORM Gallery
Website »

More information

Through the Lens: An Intimate Connection is an honest depiction of the stories that I have capture as a portrait photographer in the area over the las year.  I submit to you, enjoy this exhibit...

Cost: Free

Where:
Martucci Program Room Irvington Library
12 South Astor Street
Irvington, NY  10533
View map »

More information

The Rye Arts Center Summer Guide is now Online.  Visit our website http://ryeartscenter.org/ to view our upcoming events and classes.  We offer a variety of programs and workshops for all...

Cost: See Catalog

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


Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Website »

More information

To complement its current exhibition, ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place, the Katonah Museum of Art presents a cinematic meditation on the spirit of Iceland from award-winning...

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

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


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

More information

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

Cost: $5.00

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

More information

TEACHING TRAILS: A COMMUNITY PATH FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION  (With support from Con Edison)   EVERY SUNDAY AT 11:30AM (AUG 3, 10, 17, 24, 31)) Join us for a...

Cost: Free

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

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

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...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Off Site
100-150 N Water Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
View map »


Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

More information

There is one week left to vote for your favorite GenY cocktail on Twitter and Facebook! Some of the city's hottest restaurants are competing for the "People Choice Award."...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Xaviars X2O on the Hudson
71 Water Grant St
Yonkers, NY  10701
View map »

More information

SUN JUNE 29-SEP 28 Join us for our annual story walk. Naturalist John Mancuso leads you along our woodland trail to enjoy a favorite children’s storybook, entitled Opossum at Sycamore...

Cost: Free

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

More information

NATURE SERIES PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE (6-week class – 2 sessions available) Children and parents or caregivers come for an hour of nature fun. Dress for outdoor activity. Except...

Cost: $50 for members, $90 for non-members

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

More information

SAT, AUG 2, 2PM BOLD, BEAUTIFUL, BREATHTAKING BUTTERFLIES From chrysalis to butterfly, come learn all about butterflies and what makes them fascinating and important to our world. Join a...

Cost: Varies

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

More information

Want To Get the Competitive Edge? Come To This Great Pre-Season Tennis Workshop! August 5th - August 28th Tuesday's and Thursday's 4:30pm-6:00pm 8 Sessions 1.5...

Cost: $480

Where:
Solaris Sport & Racquet Club
5 Browns Lane
Hawthorne, NY  10532
View map »


Sponsor: solaris sport & racquet club
Telephone: 914-592-3737
Contact Name: Kelly Gunterman
Website »

More information

Cool and Collected ‘14 July 10 – August 29, 2014 (Gallery 1) Featuring artists:  Carla Goldberg, Melanie Kozol, Francis Sills, and Eve Stockton Summer exhibition...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kenise Barnes Fine Art
1947 Palmer Avenue
Larchmont, NY  10538
View map »

More information

Cost: free

Where:
yonkers city pier
71 water grant street
yonkers , NY  10701
View map »


Sponsor: yonkers downtown bid and domino sugar
Telephone: 914-969-6660
Contact Name: daniel lipka
Website »

More information

The Creating Broadway Series will spotlight top-notch Broadway artists showcasing the talents that got them to the Great White Way. The series will be presented in the form of concerts,...

Where:
White Plains Performing Arts Center
11 City Place (at City Center), 3rd Floor
White Plains, NY  10601
View map »


Telephone: 914-328-1600
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

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10701
View map »


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

The exhibition focuses on two of the world's leading centers of art, offering visual pairings of five New York-based artists and five Beijing-based artists. 

Where:
The Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The Hammond Museum presents three concurrent exhibits: Contemporary Chinese Zen Art Meditations, a group exhibition featuring Du Jianq, Wang Yong, and others; Inhabited, an installation by...

Where:
Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden
North Salem, NY


Telephone: 914-669-5033
Website »

More information

The exhibition showcases a selection of artwork from three diverse, local private collections. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition displays approxiately 30 works by renowned cartoonist Roz Chast. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition brings together a selection of Diao's paintings from 1971 to 2012, presenting a timeline of the artist's sustained dialogue with Modernism, as well as his relationship to...

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Ridgefield , CT


Telephone: 203-438-4519
Website »

More information

Aquarium visitors are invited to safely touch live moon jellyfish.

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk , CT

More information

    Looking to unleash your creative potential?  Open up a world of creativity thru week-long camp and workshops, morning / afternoon classes, Music Lessons and our NEW...

Cost: Price Varies by Class

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


Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Website »

More information

WeeZee in Chappaqua is offering weekly No Excuse Mom workouts, which encourage moms to prioritize their personal health, friendship and community. The one hour session...

Cost: WeeZee members: FREE Non-members: 5-session pack for $50 (non-members are welco

Where:
WeeZee
480 Bedford Road
Chappaqua, NY  10514
View map »

More information

ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place (June 29 – September 28, 2014 at the Katonah Museum of Art) is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on contemporary...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (Under the Age of 12) Alwa

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street (Route 22)
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July 3; July 7-11; July 14-18; July 21-25; July 28-August 1; August 4-8; August 11-15; August 18-22; August 25-29 21st Century design...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

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

More information

  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July3 (no class July 4); July7-11; July14-18; July21-25; July28-August1; August4-8; August 11-15; August18-22; August25-29 Attention...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

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

More information

  Ossining, NY – “Daniel Oppenheim: Kolkata-Bengaluru Journal”, an exhibition of large-scale photographs, will open in the Gallery at Ossining Public Library on August...

Cost: $0

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining NY, NY  10562
View map »


Sponsor: Ossining Public Library
Telephone: 914-941-2416
Contact Name: James Trapasso
Website »

More information

Cost: free

Where:
yonkers
1 larkin plaza
yonkers, NY  10701
View map »


Sponsor: yonkers downtown bid and domino sugar
Telephone: 914-969-6660
Contact Name: daniel
Website »

More information

Worlds of Wonder, the 2014 edition of the annual Hudson Valley Artists exhibition, highlights new art from the region and focuses on the laboratory-like environment of the artist studio, as well...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum
SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  1256
View map »


Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

More information

Mandy Greer, a Seattle-based artist, showcases her work inspired by ancient myths, fairy tales, and the magical moments of everyday life. 

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers , NY  10701
View map »


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

This is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on the relationship of contemporary Icelandic artists to the singular geography of their island nation. This...

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Telephone: 914-232-9555
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The Westchester Broadway Theatre presents a stage musical adaption of the classic film, featuring songs like "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "If I Only Had a Brain."

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
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The special exhibit lets families into an aviary full of lorikeets; the birds will land on visitors to sip nectar. 

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk, CT


Telephone: 203-852-0700
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Families are invited to take a tour of Washington Irving's Sunnyside specifically designed for children, with period toys and clothing, games, a scavenger hunt, and other hands-on...

Where:
Washington Irving's Sunnyside
Tarrytown , NY


Telephone: (914) 631-8200
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Cost: $50

Where:
Energy Movement Center
925 South Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: Energy Movement Center
Telephone: 914-930-1504
Contact Name: Liz Lazo
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Let us give your child an action-packed time during the summer. Our naturalists will involve, amuse, and inform your children.Each day has different activities based on the specific camp’s...

Cost: SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE

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

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WeeZee…The Science of Play has partnered with Kiwi Country Day Camp to bring families the best of both worlds – two summer camp programs designed to offer access to WeeZee’s award winning...

Cost: Cost may vary by program

Where:
WeeZee World
480 N. Bedford Road
Chappaqua, NY  10514
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Sponsor: WeeZee World
Telephone: 914-752-2100
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transFORM Gallery is happy to announce our Summer Exhibit, Second Nature: Beauty in the Ordinary. The collection of artwork will be on display from June 12th through August 30th, 2014. An opening...

Cost: FREE

Where:
transFORM Gallery
20 Jones Street
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: transFORM Gallery
Telephone: 914-500-1000
Contact Name: transFORM Gallery
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Through the Lens: An Intimate Connection is an honest depiction of the stories that I have capture as a portrait photographer in the area over the las year.  I submit to you, enjoy this exhibit...

Cost: Free

Where:
Martucci Program Room Irvington Library
12 South Astor Street
Irvington, NY  10533
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The Rye Arts Center Summer Guide is now Online.  Visit our website http://ryeartscenter.org/ to view our upcoming events and classes.  We offer a variety of programs and workshops for all...

Cost: See Catalog

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

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End of Summer Half-Day Camp (Grades K-3) Each day offers different activities, including live animal interaction, nature crafts, outdoor exploration, indoor and outdoor games, and much more....

Cost: SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE

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


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

More information

TEACHING TRAILS: A COMMUNITY PATH FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION  (With support from Con Edison)   EVERY SUNDAY AT 11:30AM (AUG 3, 10, 17, 24, 31)) Join us for a...

Cost: Free

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

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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
Website »

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To complement its current exhibition, ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place, the Katonah Museum of Art presents a cinematic meditation on the spirit of Iceland from award-winning...

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

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
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 Seattle-based artist Mandy Greer installs a fantasy world awash in color, laced with glittering chandeliers, and alive with sumptuous birds and enigmatic figures draped in costume in her first...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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'Every Picture Has  A Story ' ! Artist Mark Jacobson Solo Art Exhibition. Opening Reception: Friday, August 8, 2014, 6pm - 9pm. Refreshments and Artist Talk at 7pm.  'Every Picture Has A...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
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  MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism is proud to present Mark Jacobson Solo-Art Exhibit 'Every Picture Has A Story' ! Opening Reception: Friday August 8, 2014, 6-9 PM / Refreshments...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
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  Farm Stand at Hilltop Hanover Farm – Fridays 1 PM – 6 PM and Saturdays 10 AM – 4 PM Hilltop Hanover’s farm stand is open for the season! The farm stand will be open every Friday 1...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Hilltop Hanover Farm
1271 Hanover Street
Yorktown Heights, NY  10598
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Sponsor: Hilltop Hanover Farm
Telephone: 914-962-2368
Contact Name: Zack Braunstein
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  MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism is proud to present Mark Jacobson Solo-Art Exhibit 'Every Picture Has A Story' ! Opening Reception: Friday August 8, 2014, 6-9 PM / Refreshments...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
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$1 Oysters every Wednesday

Cost: $1

Where:
, NY

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Every Wednesday night, more than 70 Westchester area restaurants show their appreciation for those who volunteer in the community by offering 20% off your dinner check. (Holidays and alcohol...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NY


Sponsor: ThankYouForCaring
Telephone: 914-424-8888
Contact Name: John Higgins
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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...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Off Site
100-150 N Water Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
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There is one week left to vote for your favorite GenY cocktail on Twitter and Facebook! Some of the city's hottest restaurants are competing for the "People Choice Award."...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Xaviars X2O on the Hudson
71 Water Grant St
Yonkers, NY  10701
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SUN JUNE 29-SEP 28 Join us for our annual story walk. Naturalist John Mancuso leads you along our woodland trail to enjoy a favorite children’s storybook, entitled Opossum at Sycamore...

Cost: Free

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

More information

NATURE SERIES PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE (6-week class – 2 sessions available) Children and parents or caregivers come for an hour of nature fun. Dress for outdoor activity. Except...

Cost: $50 for members, $90 for non-members

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

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SAT, AUG 2, 2PM BOLD, BEAUTIFUL, BREATHTAKING BUTTERFLIES From chrysalis to butterfly, come learn all about butterflies and what makes them fascinating and important to our world. Join a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Want To Get the Competitive Edge? Come To This Great Pre-Season Tennis Workshop! August 5th - August 28th Tuesday's and Thursday's 4:30pm-6:00pm 8 Sessions 1.5...

Cost: $480

Where:
Solaris Sport & Racquet Club
5 Browns Lane
Hawthorne, NY  10532
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Sponsor: solaris sport & racquet club
Telephone: 914-592-3737
Contact Name: Kelly Gunterman
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Cool and Collected ‘14 July 10 – August 29, 2014 (Gallery 1) Featuring artists:  Carla Goldberg, Melanie Kozol, Francis Sills, and Eve Stockton Summer exhibition...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kenise Barnes Fine Art
1947 Palmer Avenue
Larchmont, NY  10538
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Cost: free

Where:
yonkers city pier
71 water grant street
yonkers , NY  10701
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Sponsor: yonkers downtown bid and domino sugar
Telephone: 914-969-6660
Contact Name: daniel lipka
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The Summer Sounds Concert Series concludes with the down-home sounds of Gunsmoke, performing classic country and western swing as well as rockabily.      The Summer...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson Park
1 Hudson Park
New Rochelle, NY  10805
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Sponsor: New Rochelle Council on the Arts
Telephone: 914-654-2087
Contact Name: New Rochelle Council on the Arts
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The Creating Broadway Series will spotlight top-notch Broadway artists showcasing the talents that got them to the Great White Way. The series will be presented in the form of concerts,...

Where:
White Plains Performing Arts Center
11 City Place (at City Center), 3rd Floor
White Plains, NY  10601
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Telephone: 914-328-1600
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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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Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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The exhibition focuses on two of the world's leading centers of art, offering visual pairings of five New York-based artists and five Beijing-based artists. 

Where:
The Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The Hammond Museum presents three concurrent exhibits: Contemporary Chinese Zen Art Meditations, a group exhibition featuring Du Jianq, Wang Yong, and others; Inhabited, an installation by...

Where:
Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden
North Salem, NY


Telephone: 914-669-5033
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The exhibition showcases a selection of artwork from three diverse, local private collections. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The exhibition displays approxiately 30 works by renowned cartoonist Roz Chast. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The exhibition brings together a selection of Diao's paintings from 1971 to 2012, presenting a timeline of the artist's sustained dialogue with Modernism, as well as his relationship to...

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Ridgefield , CT


Telephone: 203-438-4519
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Aquarium visitors are invited to safely touch live moon jellyfish.

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk , CT

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    Looking to unleash your creative potential?  Open up a world of creativity thru week-long camp and workshops, morning / afternoon classes, Music Lessons and our NEW...

Cost: Price Varies by Class

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


Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Website »

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ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place (June 29 – September 28, 2014 at the Katonah Museum of Art) is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on contemporary...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (Under the Age of 12) Alwa

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street (Route 22)
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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Inspired by the works of 19th century sculptor Hiram Powers, including the Museum's own Powers' masterpiece Eve Disconsolate, contemporary sculptor Lily Cox-Richard creates six...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
Website »

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  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July 3; July 7-11; July 14-18; July 21-25; July 28-August 1; August 4-8; August 11-15; August 18-22; August 25-29 21st Century design...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July3 (no class July 4); July7-11; July14-18; July21-25; July28-August1; August4-8; August 11-15; August18-22; August25-29 Attention...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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  Ossining, NY – “Daniel Oppenheim: Kolkata-Bengaluru Journal”, an exhibition of large-scale photographs, will open in the Gallery at Ossining Public Library on August...

Cost: $0

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining NY, NY  10562
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Sponsor: Ossining Public Library
Telephone: 914-941-2416
Contact Name: James Trapasso
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 »

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Worlds of Wonder, the 2014 edition of the annual Hudson Valley Artists exhibition, highlights new art from the region and focuses on the laboratory-like environment of the artist studio, as well...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum
SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  1256
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
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Mandy Greer, a Seattle-based artist, showcases her work inspired by ancient myths, fairy tales, and the magical moments of everyday life. 

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers , NY  10701
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

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This is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on the relationship of contemporary Icelandic artists to the singular geography of their island nation. This...

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

The Westchester Broadway Theatre presents a stage musical adaption of the classic film, featuring songs like "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "If I Only Had a Brain."

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

The special exhibit lets families into an aviary full of lorikeets; the birds will land on visitors to sip nectar. 

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk, CT


Telephone: 203-852-0700
Website »

More information

Families are invited to take a tour of Washington Irving's Sunnyside specifically designed for children, with period toys and clothing, games, a scavenger hunt, and other hands-on...

Where:
Washington Irving's Sunnyside
Tarrytown , NY


Telephone: (914) 631-8200
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

End of Summer Half-Day Camp (Grades K-3) Each day offers different activities, including live animal interaction, nature crafts, outdoor exploration, indoor and outdoor games, and much more....

Cost: SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE

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


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

More information

TEACHING TRAILS: A COMMUNITY PATH FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION  (With support from Con Edison)   EVERY SUNDAY AT 11:30AM (AUG 3, 10, 17, 24, 31)) Join us for a...

Cost: Free

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

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

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...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Off Site
100-150 N Water Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
View map »


Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

More information

There is one week left to vote for your favorite GenY cocktail on Twitter and Facebook! Some of the city's hottest restaurants are competing for the "People Choice Award."...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Xaviars X2O on the Hudson
71 Water Grant St
Yonkers, NY  10701
View map »

More information

SUN JUNE 29-SEP 28 Join us for our annual story walk. Naturalist John Mancuso leads you along our woodland trail to enjoy a favorite children’s storybook, entitled Opossum at Sycamore...

Cost: Free

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

More information

NATURE SERIES PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE (6-week class – 2 sessions available) Children and parents or caregivers come for an hour of nature fun. Dress for outdoor activity. Except...

Cost: $50 for members, $90 for non-members

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

More information

SAT, AUG 2, 2PM BOLD, BEAUTIFUL, BREATHTAKING BUTTERFLIES From chrysalis to butterfly, come learn all about butterflies and what makes them fascinating and important to our world. Join a...

Cost: Varies

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

More information

Want To Get the Competitive Edge? Come To This Great Pre-Season Tennis Workshop! August 5th - August 28th Tuesday's and Thursday's 4:30pm-6:00pm 8 Sessions 1.5...

Cost: $480

Where:
Solaris Sport & Racquet Club
5 Browns Lane
Hawthorne, NY  10532
View map »


Sponsor: solaris sport & racquet club
Telephone: 914-592-3737
Contact Name: Kelly Gunterman
Website »

More information

The Creating Broadway Series will spotlight top-notch Broadway artists showcasing the talents that got them to the Great White Way. The series will be presented in the form of concerts,...

Where:
White Plains Performing Arts Center
11 City Place (at City Center), 3rd Floor
White Plains, NY  10601
View map »


Telephone: 914-328-1600
Website »

More information

Cost: $50

Where:
Energy Movement Center
925 South Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
View map »


Sponsor: Energy Movement Center
Telephone: 914-930-1504
Contact Name: Liz Lazo
Website »

More information

Let us give your child an action-packed time during the summer. Our naturalists will involve, amuse, and inform your children.Each day has different activities based on the specific camp’s...

Cost: SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE

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


Telephone: 914-723-3470
Website »

More information

Cool and Collected ‘14 July 10 – August 29, 2014 (Gallery 1) Featuring artists:  Carla Goldberg, Melanie Kozol, Francis Sills, and Eve Stockton Summer exhibition...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kenise Barnes Fine Art
1947 Palmer Avenue
Larchmont, NY  10538
View map »

More information

transFORM Gallery is happy to announce our Summer Exhibit, Second Nature: Beauty in the Ordinary. The collection of artwork will be on display from June 12th through August 30th, 2014. An opening...

Cost: FREE

Where:
transFORM Gallery
20 Jones Street
New Rochelle, NY  10801
View map »


Sponsor: transFORM Gallery
Telephone: 914-500-1000
Contact Name: transFORM Gallery
Website »

More information

Cost: free

Where:
yonkers city pier
71 water grant street
yonkers , NY  10701
View map »


Sponsor: yonkers downtown bid and domino sugar
Telephone: 914-969-6660
Contact Name: daniel lipka
Website »

More information

WeeZee…The Science of Play has partnered with Kiwi Country Day Camp to bring families the best of both worlds – two summer camp programs designed to offer access to WeeZee’s award winning...

Cost: Cost may vary by program

Where:
WeeZee World
480 N. Bedford Road
Chappaqua, NY  10514
View map »


Sponsor: WeeZee World
Telephone: 914-752-2100
Website »

More information

Through the Lens: An Intimate Connection is an honest depiction of the stories that I have capture as a portrait photographer in the area over the las year.  I submit to you, enjoy this exhibit...

Cost: Free

Where:
Martucci Program Room Irvington Library
12 South Astor Street
Irvington, NY  10533
View map »

More information

    Looking to unleash your creative potential?  Open up a world of creativity thru week-long camp and workshops, morning / afternoon classes, Music Lessons and our NEW...

Cost: Price Varies by Class

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


Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Website »

More information

ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place (June 29 – September 28, 2014 at the Katonah Museum of Art) is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on contemporary...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (Under the Age of 12) Alwa

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street (Route 22)
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

More information

Inspired by the works of 19th century sculptor Hiram Powers, including the Museum's own Powers' masterpiece Eve Disconsolate, contemporary sculptor Lily Cox-Richard creates six...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
View map »


Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
Website »

More information

  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July 3; July 7-11; July 14-18; July 21-25; July 28-August 1; August 4-8; August 11-15; August 18-22; August 25-29 21st Century design...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

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

More information

  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July3 (no class July 4); July7-11; July14-18; July21-25; July28-August1; August4-8; August 11-15; August18-22; August25-29 Attention...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

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

More information

  Ossining, NY – “Daniel Oppenheim: Kolkata-Bengaluru Journal”, an exhibition of large-scale photographs, will open in the Gallery at Ossining Public Library on August...

Cost: $0

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining NY, NY  10562
View map »


Sponsor: Ossining Public Library
Telephone: 914-941-2416
Contact Name: James Trapasso
Website »

More information

Join us from 6:30 - 8:30 every Thursday evening to celebrate the summer season. Enjoy the innovative menu from Equus restaurant paired with local beverage producers including - distilleries,...

Cost: $64++

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


Sponsor: Equus
Telephone: 914-631-3646
Website »

More information

The Rye Arts Center Summer Guide is now Online.  Visit our website http://ryeartscenter.org/ to view our upcoming events and classes.  We offer a variety of programs and workshops for all...

Cost: See Catalog

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


Telephone: (914) 967-0700
Website »

More information

To complement its current exhibition, ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place, the Katonah Museum of Art presents a cinematic meditation on the spirit of Iceland from award-winning...

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

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


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

More information

 Seattle-based artist Mandy Greer installs a fantasy world awash in color, laced with glittering chandeliers, and alive with sumptuous birds and enigmatic figures draped in costume in her first...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
View map »


Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
Website »

More information

Manya & Roumen will be showing their award-winning jewelry collection,

Cost: Free

Where:
Open Concept Gallery
125 Main St.
Cold Spring, NY  19516
View map »

More information

'Every Picture Has  A Story ' ! Artist Mark Jacobson Solo Art Exhibition. Opening Reception: Friday, August 8, 2014, 6pm - 9pm. Refreshments and Artist Talk at 7pm.  'Every Picture Has A...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
View map »


Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
Website »

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  MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism is proud to present Mark Jacobson Solo-Art Exhibit 'Every Picture Has A Story' ! Opening Reception: Friday August 8, 2014, 6-9 PM / Refreshments...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
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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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  MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism is proud to present Mark Jacobson Solo-Art Exhibit 'Every Picture Has A Story' ! Opening Reception: Friday August 8, 2014, 6-9 PM / Refreshments...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
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Every Thursday night join us for Lobster Night. Each meal includes a price fixed two course dinner and one glass of wine or beer. 

Cost: $35.95

Where:
Cedar Street Grill
23 Cedar Street
Dobbs Ferry, NY  10522
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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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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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Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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The exhibition focuses on two of the world's leading centers of art, offering visual pairings of five New York-based artists and five Beijing-based artists. 

Where:
The Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

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The Hammond Museum presents three concurrent exhibits: Contemporary Chinese Zen Art Meditations, a group exhibition featuring Du Jianq, Wang Yong, and others; Inhabited, an installation by...

Where:
Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden
North Salem, NY


Telephone: 914-669-5033
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The exhibition showcases a selection of artwork from three diverse, local private collections. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The exhibition displays approxiately 30 works by renowned cartoonist Roz Chast. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

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The exhibition brings together a selection of Diao's paintings from 1971 to 2012, presenting a timeline of the artist's sustained dialogue with Modernism, as well as his relationship to...

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Ridgefield , CT


Telephone: 203-438-4519
Website »

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Aquarium visitors are invited to safely touch live moon jellyfish.

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk , CT

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SuperPuesto is a temporary pavilion by Terence Gower, commissioned by The Bronx Museum of the Arts in collaboration with the Andrew Freedman Home for Beyond the Supersquare, the first...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Bronx Museum of the Arts
1125 Grand Concourse between 166th and McClellan Streets
Bronx, NY
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Telephone: 718-681-6000
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Worlds of Wonder, the 2014 edition of the annual Hudson Valley Artists exhibition, highlights new art from the region and focuses on the laboratory-like environment of the artist studio, as well...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum
SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  1256
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
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Mandy Greer, a Seattle-based artist, showcases her work inspired by ancient myths, fairy tales, and the magical moments of everyday life. 

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers , NY  10701
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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This is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on the relationship of contemporary Icelandic artists to the singular geography of their island nation. This...

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
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The Westchester Broadway Theatre presents a stage musical adaption of the classic film, featuring songs like "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "If I Only Had a Brain."

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
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The special exhibit lets families into an aviary full of lorikeets; the birds will land on visitors to sip nectar. 

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk, CT


Telephone: 203-852-0700
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Families are invited to take a tour of Washington Irving's Sunnyside specifically designed for children, with period toys and clothing, games, a scavenger hunt, and other hands-on...

Where:
Washington Irving's Sunnyside
Tarrytown , NY


Telephone: (914) 631-8200
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Cost: $50

Where:
Energy Movement Center
925 South Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: Energy Movement Center
Telephone: 914-930-1504
Contact Name: Liz Lazo
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transFORM Gallery is happy to announce our Summer Exhibit, Second Nature: Beauty in the Ordinary. The collection of artwork will be on display from June 12th through August 30th, 2014. An opening...

Cost: FREE

Where:
transFORM Gallery
20 Jones Street
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: transFORM Gallery
Telephone: 914-500-1000
Contact Name: transFORM Gallery
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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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WeeZee…The Science of Play has partnered with Kiwi Country Day Camp to bring families the best of both worlds – two summer camp programs designed to offer access to WeeZee’s award winning...

Cost: Cost may vary by program

Where:
WeeZee World
480 N. Bedford Road
Chappaqua, NY  10514
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Sponsor: WeeZee World
Telephone: 914-752-2100
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Through the Lens: An Intimate Connection is an honest depiction of the stories that I have capture as a portrait photographer in the area over the las year.  I submit to you, enjoy this exhibit...

Cost: Free

Where:
Martucci Program Room Irvington Library
12 South Astor Street
Irvington, NY  10533
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TEACHING TRAILS: A COMMUNITY PATH FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION  (With support from Con Edison)   EVERY SUNDAY AT 11:30AM (AUG 3, 10, 17, 24, 31)) Join us for a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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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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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...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Off Site
100-150 N Water Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
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There is one week left to vote for your favorite GenY cocktail on Twitter and Facebook! Some of the city's hottest restaurants are competing for the "People Choice Award."...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Xaviars X2O on the Hudson
71 Water Grant St
Yonkers, NY  10701
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SUN JUNE 29-SEP 28 Join us for our annual story walk. Naturalist John Mancuso leads you along our woodland trail to enjoy a favorite children’s storybook, entitled Opossum at Sycamore...

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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NATURE SERIES PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE (6-week class – 2 sessions available) Children and parents or caregivers come for an hour of nature fun. Dress for outdoor activity. Except...

Cost: $50 for members, $90 for non-members

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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SAT, AUG 2, 2PM BOLD, BEAUTIFUL, BREATHTAKING BUTTERFLIES From chrysalis to butterfly, come learn all about butterflies and what makes them fascinating and important to our world. Join a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Cool and Collected ‘14 July 10 – August 29, 2014 (Gallery 1) Featuring artists:  Carla Goldberg, Melanie Kozol, Francis Sills, and Eve Stockton Summer exhibition...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kenise Barnes Fine Art
1947 Palmer Avenue
Larchmont, NY  10538
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Cost: free

Where:
yonkers city pier
71 water grant street
yonkers , NY  10701
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Sponsor: yonkers downtown bid and domino sugar
Telephone: 914-969-6660
Contact Name: daniel lipka
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The Creating Broadway Series will spotlight top-notch Broadway artists showcasing the talents that got them to the Great White Way. The series will be presented in the form of concerts,...

Where:
White Plains Performing Arts Center
11 City Place (at City Center), 3rd Floor
White Plains, NY  10601
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Telephone: 914-328-1600
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Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

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The exhibition focuses on two of the world's leading centers of art, offering visual pairings of five New York-based artists and five Beijing-based artists. 

Where:
The Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The Hammond Museum presents three concurrent exhibits: Contemporary Chinese Zen Art Meditations, a group exhibition featuring Du Jianq, Wang Yong, and others; Inhabited, an installation by...

Where:
Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden
North Salem, NY


Telephone: 914-669-5033
Website »

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The exhibition showcases a selection of artwork from three diverse, local private collections. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition displays approxiately 30 works by renowned cartoonist Roz Chast. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
Website »

More information

The exhibition brings together a selection of Diao's paintings from 1971 to 2012, presenting a timeline of the artist's sustained dialogue with Modernism, as well as his relationship to...

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Ridgefield , CT


Telephone: 203-438-4519
Website »

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Aquarium visitors are invited to safely touch live moon jellyfish.

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk , CT

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    Looking to unleash your creative potential?  Open up a world of creativity thru week-long camp and workshops, morning / afternoon classes, Music Lessons and our NEW...

Cost: Price Varies by Class

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
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On May 2, 2014 Lyndhurst's grand Picture Gallery reopens to the public. The gallery features a fine collection of paintings purchased by railroad baron Jay Gould in the 1880's and is a...

Cost: $14 Adults, $13 Seniors, $7 Children 6-16

Where:
Lyndhurst Mansion
635 South Broadway
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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Make plans to visit Lancaster, PA for Labor Day Weekend and enjoy lovely Long's Park for the 36th Annual Long's Park Art & Craft Festival. 200 artisans from 34 states and Ontario,...

Cost: $10 single- day ticket. $15 multi-day ticket.

Where:
Long's Park
1441 Harrisburg Pike
Lancaster, PA  17601
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Sponsor: Long's Park Amphitheater Foundation
Telephone: 717-735-8883
Contact Name: Bill Wright
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ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place (June 29 – September 28, 2014 at the Katonah Museum of Art) is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on contemporary...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (Under the Age of 12) Alwa

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street (Route 22)
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
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Inspired by the works of 19th century sculptor Hiram Powers, including the Museum's own Powers' masterpiece Eve Disconsolate, contemporary sculptor Lily Cox-Richard creates six...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July 3; July 7-11; July 14-18; July 21-25; July 28-August 1; August 4-8; August 11-15; August 18-22; August 25-29 21st Century design...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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  Ages 9-12 Offered the weeks of June 30-July3 (no class July 4); July7-11; July14-18; July21-25; July28-August1; August4-8; August 11-15; August18-22; August25-29 Attention...

Cost: $220 / $180 week of June 30

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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  MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism is proud to present Mark Jacobson Solo-Art Exhibit 'Every Picture Has A Story' ! Opening Reception: Friday August 8, 2014, 6-9 PM / Refreshments...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
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Groundwork Hudson Valley’s farmers market in downtown Yonkers features local produce grown within 100 miles of Yonkers, as well as food tastings, free lectures, and entertainment for all...

Cost: the cost of locally-grown vegetables, fruit, and herbs

Where:
Across the street from the Yonkers Train Station
Yonkers, NY  10701


Sponsor: Groundwork Hudson Valley
Telephone: (914) 375-2151
Contact Name: Curt Collier
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  Ossining, NY – “Daniel Oppenheim: Kolkata-Bengaluru Journal”, an exhibition of large-scale photographs, will open in the Gallery at Ossining Public Library on August...

Cost: $0

Where:
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining NY, NY  10562
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Sponsor: Ossining Public Library
Telephone: 914-941-2416
Contact Name: James Trapasso
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If you’re looking for a down to earth experience while buying your favorite groceries, why not try New Rochelle’s Down to Earth Farmers Market. We are open every Friday, rain or shine, from...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Hugenot Park/Twin Lakes
New Rochelle, NY  10801


Sponsor: Down to Earth Markets
Telephone: 914-923-4837
Contact Name: Frankie Rowland
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The special exhibit lets families into an aviary full of lorikeets; the birds will land on visitors to sip nectar. 

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk, CT


Telephone: 203-852-0700
Website »

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The Rye Arts Center Summer Guide is now Online.  Visit our website http://ryeartscenter.org/ to view our upcoming events and classes.  We offer a variety of programs and workshops for all...

Cost: See Catalog

Where:
The Rye Arts Center
51 Milton Road
Rye, NY  10580
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Telephone: (914) 967-0700
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To complement its current exhibition, ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place, the Katonah Museum of Art presents a cinematic meditation on the spirit of Iceland from award-winning...

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

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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SuperPuesto is a temporary pavilion by Terence Gower, commissioned by The Bronx Museum of the Arts in collaboration with the Andrew Freedman Home for Beyond the Supersquare, the first...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Bronx Museum of the Arts
1125 Grand Concourse between 166th and McClellan Streets
Bronx, NY
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Telephone: 718-681-6000
Website »

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Worlds of Wonder, the 2014 edition of the annual Hudson Valley Artists exhibition, highlights new art from the region and focuses on the laboratory-like environment of the artist studio, as well...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samuel Dorsky Museum
SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY  1256
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Telephone: 845-257-3844
Website »

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 Seattle-based artist Mandy Greer installs a fantasy world awash in color, laced with glittering chandeliers, and alive with sumptuous birds and enigmatic figures draped in costume in her first...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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Manya & Roumen will be showing their award-winning jewelry collection,

Cost: Free

Where:
Open Concept Gallery
125 Main St.
Cold Spring, NY  19516
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Mandy Greer, a Seattle-based artist, showcases her work inspired by ancient myths, fairy tales, and the magical moments of everyday life. 

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers , NY  10701
View map »


Telephone: 914-963-4550
Website »

More information

This is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on the relationship of contemporary Icelandic artists to the singular geography of their island nation. This...

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

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'Every Picture Has  A Story ' ! Artist Mark Jacobson Solo Art Exhibition. Opening Reception: Friday, August 8, 2014, 6pm - 9pm. Refreshments and Artist Talk at 7pm.  'Every Picture Has A...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
Website »

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The Westchester Broadway Theatre presents a stage musical adaption of the classic film, featuring songs like "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "If I Only Had a Brain."

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
Website »

More information

  MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism is proud to present Mark Jacobson Solo-Art Exhibit 'Every Picture Has A Story' ! Opening Reception: Friday August 8, 2014, 6-9 PM / Refreshments...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
Website »

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  Farm Stand at Hilltop Hanover Farm – Fridays 1 PM – 6 PM and Saturdays 10 AM – 4 PM Hilltop Hanover’s farm stand is open for the season! The farm stand will be open every Friday 1...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Hilltop Hanover Farm
1271 Hanover Street
Yorktown Heights, NY  10598
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Sponsor: Hilltop Hanover Farm
Telephone: 914-962-2368
Contact Name: Zack Braunstein
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WeeZee…The Science of Play has partnered with Kiwi Country Day Camp to bring families the best of both worlds – two summer camp programs designed to offer access to WeeZee’s award winning...

Cost: Cost may vary by program

Where:
WeeZee World
480 N. Bedford Road
Chappaqua, NY  10514
View map »


Sponsor: WeeZee World
Telephone: 914-752-2100
Website »

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transFORM Gallery is happy to announce our Summer Exhibit, Second Nature: Beauty in the Ordinary. The collection of artwork will be on display from June 12th through August 30th, 2014. An opening...

Cost: FREE

Where:
transFORM Gallery
20 Jones Street
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: transFORM Gallery
Telephone: 914-500-1000
Contact Name: transFORM Gallery
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Seed Saving for the Home Gardener – Saturday August 30, 10 AM – 12 PM, Barn F. Have you fallen in love with a heirloom tomato? Looking to grow the same variety next spring? Join...

Cost: $20

Where:
Hilltop Hanover Farm
1271 Hanover Street
Yorktown Heights, NY  10598
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Sponsor: Hilltop Hanover Farm
Telephone: 914-962-2368
Contact Name: Zack Braunstein
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If you’re looking for a down to earth experience while buying your favorite groceries, why not try Larchmont’s Down to Earth Farmers Market. We are open every Saturday, rain or shine, from...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Parking Lot off Chatsworth Ave - enter Myrtle Blvd
Larchmont, NY  10538


Sponsor: Down to Earth Markets
Telephone: 914-923-4837
Contact Name: Frankie Rowland
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If you’re looking for a down to earth experience while buying your favorite groceries, why not try Ossining’s Down to Earth Farmers Market. We are open every Saturday, rain or shine, from...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Parking Lot on the corner of Spring & Main Streets
Ossining, NY  10562


Sponsor: Down to Earth Markets
Telephone: 914-923-4837
Contact Name: Frankie Rowland
Website »

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TEACHING TRAILS: A COMMUNITY PATH FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION  (With support from Con Edison)   EVERY SUNDAY AT 11:30AM (AUG 3, 10, 17, 24, 31)) Join us for a...

Cost: Free

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

More information

If you’re looking for a down to earth experience while buying your favorite groceries, why not try Tarrytown’s Down to Earth Farmers Market. We are open every Saturday, rain or shine, from...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Patriots Park on N. Broadway (Rt. 9)
Tarrytown, NY  10591


Sponsor: Down to Earth Markets
Telephone: 914-923-4837
Contact Name: Frankie Rowland
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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 »

More information

Through the Lens: An Intimate Connection is an honest depiction of the stories that I have capture as a portrait photographer in the area over the las year.  I submit to you, enjoy this exhibit...

Cost: Free

Where:
Martucci Program Room Irvington Library
12 South Astor Street
Irvington, NY  10533
View map »

More information

There is one week left to vote for your favorite GenY cocktail on Twitter and Facebook! Some of the city's hottest restaurants are competing for the "People Choice Award."...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Xaviars X2O on the Hudson
71 Water Grant St
Yonkers, NY  10701
View map »

More information

To complement its current exhibition, ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place, the Katonah Museum of Art presents a cinematic meditation on the spirit of Iceland from award-winning...

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

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »


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

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SUN JUNE 29-SEP 28 Join us for our annual story walk. Naturalist John Mancuso leads you along our woodland trail to enjoy a favorite children’s storybook, entitled Opossum at Sycamore...

Cost: Free

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

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Feast on a bounty of corn-centric delicacies and take part in hands-on, corn-related activities at the Lower Hudson Valley's only corn festival. Play games like Konk a Crow and Ring a Cob in the...

Cost: $16; $12 for seniors; $8 for children 3-17. Free for members, children under 3

Where:
Philipsburg Manor
381 N. Broadway
Sleepy Hollow, NY  10591
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Sponsor: Historic Hudson Valley
Telephone: 914-366-6900
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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...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Off Site
100-150 N Water Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
View map »


Sponsor: HVCCA
Telephone: 914-788-0100
Website »

More information

NATURE SERIES PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE (6-week class – 2 sessions available) Children and parents or caregivers come for an hour of nature fun. Dress for outdoor activity. Except...

Cost: $50 for members, $90 for non-members

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

More information

SAT, AUG 2, 2PM BOLD, BEAUTIFUL, BREATHTAKING BUTTERFLIES From chrysalis to butterfly, come learn all about butterflies and what makes them fascinating and important to our world. Join a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY  10583
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Cost: $50

Where:
Energy Movement Center
925 South Street
Peekskill, NY  10566
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Sponsor: Energy Movement Center
Telephone: 914-930-1504
Contact Name: Liz Lazo
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The Creating Broadway Series will spotlight top-notch Broadway artists showcasing the talents that got them to the Great White Way. The series will be presented in the form of concerts,...

Where:
White Plains Performing Arts Center
11 City Place (at City Center), 3rd Floor
White Plains, NY  10601
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Telephone: 914-328-1600
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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 Hammond Museum presents three concurrent exhibits: Contemporary Chinese Zen Art Meditations, a group exhibition featuring Du Jianq, Wang Yong, and others; Inhabited, an installation by...

Where:
Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden
North Salem, NY


Telephone: 914-669-5033
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Feast on a bounty of corn-centric delicacies and take part in hands-on, corn-related activities at the Lower Hudson Valley's only corn festival. Play games like Konk a Crow and Ring a Cob in the...

Cost: 0

Where:
Philipsburg Manor
381 N. Broadway
Sleepy Hollow, NY  10591
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Sponsor: Historic Hudson Valley
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The exhibition focuses on two of the world's leading centers of art, offering visual pairings of five New York-based artists and five Beijing-based artists. 

Where:
The Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The exhibition showcases a selection of artwork from three diverse, local private collections. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The exhibition displays approxiately 30 works by renowned cartoonist Roz Chast. 

Where:
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT


Telephone: 203-869-0376
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The exhibition brings together a selection of Diao's paintings from 1971 to 2012, presenting a timeline of the artist's sustained dialogue with Modernism, as well as his relationship to...

Where:
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Ridgefield , CT


Telephone: 203-438-4519
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Fermented Foods – Saturday August 30, 1 PM – 3 PM, Barn F. The art of fermentation has been used for thousands of years to preserve harvests and to help maintain digestive health. Join...

Cost: $25

Where:
Hilltop Hanover Farm
1271 Hanover Street
Yorktown Heights, NY  10598
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Sponsor: Hilltop Hanover Farm
Telephone: 914-962-2368
Contact Name: Zack Braunstein
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Aquarium visitors are invited to safely touch live moon jellyfish.

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk , CT

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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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ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place (June 29 – September 28, 2014 at the Katonah Museum of Art) is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on contemporary...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (Under the Age of 12) Alwa

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street (Route 22)
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
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Inspired by the works of 19th century sculptor Hiram Powers, including the Museum's own Powers' masterpiece Eve Disconsolate, contemporary sculptor Lily Cox-Richard creates six...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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The Westchester Broadway Theatre presents a stage musical adaption of the classic film, featuring songs like "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "If I Only Had a Brain."

Where:
Westchester Broadway Theatre
Elmsford, NY


Telephone: 914-592-2222
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The special exhibit lets families into an aviary full of lorikeets; the birds will land on visitors to sip nectar. 

Where:
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Norwalk, CT


Telephone: 203-852-0700
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 Seattle-based artist Mandy Greer installs a fantasy world awash in color, laced with glittering chandeliers, and alive with sumptuous birds and enigmatic figures draped in costume in her first...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Sponsor: Hudson River Museum
Telephone: 914-963-4550
Contact Name: Tara Dawson
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Manya & Roumen will be showing their award-winning jewelry collection,

Cost: Free

Where:
Open Concept Gallery
125 Main St.
Cold Spring, NY  19516
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Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY  10701
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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  MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism is proud to present Mark Jacobson Solo-Art Exhibit 'Every Picture Has A Story' ! Opening Reception: Friday August 8, 2014, 6-9 PM / Refreshments...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
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On May 2, 2014 Lyndhurst's grand Picture Gallery reopens to the public. The gallery features a fine collection of paintings purchased by railroad baron Jay Gould in the 1880's and is a...

Cost: $14 Adults, $13 Seniors, $7 Children 6-16

Where:
Lyndhurst Mansion
635 South Broadway
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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'Every Picture Has  A Story ' ! Artist Mark Jacobson Solo Art Exhibition. Opening Reception: Friday, August 8, 2014, 6pm - 9pm. Refreshments and Artist Talk at 7pm.  'Every Picture Has A...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
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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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SuperPuesto is a temporary pavilion by Terence Gower, commissioned by The Bronx Museum of the Arts in collaboration with the Andrew Freedman Home for Beyond the Supersquare, the first...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Bronx Museum of the Arts
1125 Grand Concourse between 166th and McClellan Streets
Bronx, NY
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Telephone: 718-681-6000
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  MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism is proud to present Mark Jacobson Solo-Art Exhibit 'Every Picture Has A Story' ! Opening Reception: Friday August 8, 2014, 6-9 PM / Refreshments...

Cost: Free

Where:
MODHArts Gallery of Contemporary Realism
43 Westchester Place
New Rochelle, NY  10801
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Sponsor: MODHArts
Telephone: 914-320-2432
Contact Name: Maryana Oliynyk
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Mandy Greer, a Seattle-based artist, showcases her work inspired by ancient myths, fairy tales, and the magical moments of everyday life. 

Where:
Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers , NY  10701
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Telephone: 914-963-4550
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This is the first museum exhibition in the United States to focus exclusively on the relationship of contemporary Icelandic artists to the singular geography of their island nation. This...

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: 914-232-9555
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