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Reading with Zoë & Friends was started on Facebook by a 9 year old 4th grade, Zoë inspired to read books to others as a result of the quarantine Covid-19 staying at home. She was inspired to do so after watching a 2nd grade teacher, Mrs Capen from Pine Tree Elementary School doing it on Facebook. Later, her 10 year old friends, Shayla and Leigha joined her reading books LIVE on Facebook. Zoë has consistently read for 30 days on…Find out more »
Bradford Graves (1939-1998) left a legacy of great limestone sculpture. More than 150 pieces are on view. The Limestone Cowboy, from Texas, loved the topography and geology of his home state and the south west. He is truly an American artist. The perfect place to maintain social distancing. Schedule your alone time here among the limestone sculptures. 845 230 - 0521 www.bradfordgraves.comFind out more »
Reading with Zoë & Friends is about more than just reading LIVE on Facebook. Each friend contributes something unique and special. Leigha was the first friend to volunteer to read LIVE on Facebook. She’s witty and a clever reader. Leigha enjoys expressing herself through books. You can feel her love of reading when she reads aloud. Soon after was Shayla... Reading with Shayla took a life of its own. Shayla decided to bring adventures and relate them to real life.…Find out more »
Gustav Klimt dominated cultural life in Vienna at the turn of the 20th century and rode the crest of modernism that captured the European imagination. Klimt's protege, Egon Schiele, shocked the world with his dazzling and often erotic works. Art history lecturer Janet Mandel will explore Klimt's extraordinary life and art during the first session and will look at the intense works and tragically short life of Schiele in the second. Register below to get an email with the Zoom…Find out more »
Join Hudson River Watershed Alliance for an online livestream event as we celebrate the Hudson Valley's water protectors and the 10th anniversary of the Hudson River Watershed Alliance’s incorporation. Our 2020 WaveMaker awardees include Peter Smith of the Quassaick Creek Watershed Alliance, Upper Hudson Watershed Coalition, Albany Water Department, and Hudson River Sloop Clearwater. The livestream will also feature live music from Mike + Ruthy of The Mammals, Hudson Valley-based songwriters who have made waves in the Americana world and…Find out more »
Women holding space for one another is an immensely empowering experience. Maybe you already know how nourishing it is to sit in circle with other women or maybe you have yet to come by this powerful experience. As women, we are all sharing in this common experience of life with our strengths and insecurities, our fears, repeating narratives and blind spots. Wouldn’t it be a relief to let go some of the old paradigms and make space for the unseen…Find out more »
Regional experts share actionable advice, information, and ideas to grow your business. Advanced Registration by May 1st $48 Registration May 2nd – May 29th $55 Registration at Event $65Find out more »
SLOW LIVING SUMMIT - Virtual Conference TAKE A BITE OUT OF CLIMATE CHANGE Keynotes: Thursday, June 4 & Friday June 5, 2020 Panel Discussions and more: Monday, June 8 - Friday, June 12 The 10th annual Slow Living Summit will be virtual! Live keynotes by Bill McKibben, Frances Moore Lappé, Tom Newmark and Sandra Steingraber, plus interactive panels, a farm tour and a happy hour. Topics include Social Justice & Climate Change, Regenerative Farming, Cooperative Ownership, Farm & Food Policy,…Find out more »
In just over 8 weeks, a group of over 600 volunteers and donors, led by two Nyack artists, Bill Batson and Donna Timm, have created and distributed over 12,000 handmade cloth face masks. After providing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for nearly every front line institution in Rockland County, and the residents of the Village of Nyack, the group now promotes mask wearing and has started to stockpile masks for a potential second wave in the winter. Bill and Donna will…Find out more »
The Capitol Steps, America’s political musical satire troupe that has been putting the “mock” in democracy for over nine Presidential elections, brings their newest show, The Lyin’ Kings, to the Paramount Hudson Valley! The Lyin’ Kings, drawing its humor from today’s headlines and twitter feeds, is based on The Capitol Steps’ recent CD of the same name, plus political happenings since then, from Presidential debates to Brexit, to Impeachment, and more. What better time to see the Capitol Steps than…Find out more »