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LOOK AT ME Exhibit: Works by Kris Campbell Rockland Center for the Arts Sept. 10 – Oct. 4 in Gallery One Visitors must call to schedule an appointment and follow social distancing protocols, masks required. LOOK AT ME is about seeing and being seen: This exhibit asks the viewer to go beyond judgement to become aware of what is seen, how something is seen, while actively engaging in the experience of the outward—and inward—gaze. Kris Campbell creates meaningful visual experiences…Find out more »
THE WEB an installation by Cristina Biaggi The Catherine Konner Sculpture Park on view September 10 through November 15, 2020. Meet the Artist: Sunday, September 13, 1:30-3:30pm. In partnership with SuffrageForward Please join Rockland Center for the Arts and SuffrageForward on Sunday, September 13th, 1:30-3:30pm for Meet the Artist with Cristina Biaggi at the opening of the outdoor exhibition of THE WEB. Cristina Biaggi, Ph.D., has achieved international recognition for her varied and significant contributions to the field of Goddess-centered…Find out more »
"Free manners lessons hosted by the founder of The Swann School of Protocol Elaine Swann. In this course your child will learn the 3 Core Values. They will identify when to use them at home, at school, and when out and about. The link to the video will be sent in your registration confirmation. This is a pre-recorded class. We ask the younger students have a parent help them with the writing activities."Find out more »
The Vassar Haiti Project celebrates twenty years of supporting education, health, environmental and women's initiatives in a rural region of northwest Haiti. Due to these unusual times, we have reimagined this vital event that normally occurs in Vassar's College Center. From September 7 through October 7, more than 70 original Haitian artworks are available for online auction. Bidding will take place in nominal increments over the course of the month. Our auctions provide a great opportunity for any art enthusiast…Find out more »
This multi-disciplinary course anchors the experience of writing memoir in the notion of place, with the life and work of 19th century artist Frederic Church as a launch point. Students will read brief selections from model essays by noted memoirists as they develop their own skills at crafting dialogue, telling stories and describing. The course will be taught by Emily Sachar (MA, art history), founder of the Hudson Valley Memoir Collective and an award-winning journalist. The course meets virtually on…Find out more »
Get Out (or Stay In) and Create! Fall Art Classes at RoCA – starting September 29th Are you looking for an expressive arts experience? Do you feel as though you need to get some creative juices flowing? Or, perhaps you want to calm your mind, improve your health/well-being through the process of artmaking and let your mind escape the world around you for a few hours. This fall, engage in a creative process. Rockland Center for the Arts (RoCA) is…Find out more »
Mount Gulian, Beacon N.Y., is pleased to offer Outside Tours beginning September 18 through October 31. Tours of the Dutch barn, heritage garden, and historic landscape overlooking the Hudson River will be given Fridays and Saturdays at 12pm, 1pm and 2pm. Although tours will not include the home’s interior due to the health emergency, visitors will hear about Mount Gulian’s centuries-long history that shaped our nation, including its part in the Revolutionary War as Patriot General Von Steuben’s headquarters. They’ll…Find out more »
With county fairs across New York State cancelled for the 2020 season, you might be wondering how you’re going to get your fried Oreo fix? Sure, you can get a burger, hot dogs and some other fair classics at one of your favorite local eateries, but it’s just somehow not the same as visiting vendors at the fair. The Orange County Fair Drive-Thru Fair Food Festival is the socially distanced answer to any fair foodie’s prayers! The event scheduled to…Find out more »
Popping up at 44MAIN the weekend of September 25th is Katrin Reifeiss with her self-named line of Japanese Shibori hand-dyed clothing + WEAR UPSTATE, her Limited Edition collection of hand-dyed pieces inspired by upstate NY living. From hand-dyed dresses to hand-painted lounge wear and naturally dyed accessories, all items are dyed and sewn in Beacon, NY. Katrin Reifeiss + WEAR UPSTATE will be at 44MAIN in Cold Spring, NY, just a short walk from the Metro North Cold Spring station,…Find out more »
Looking for a way to start day? Join us for a morning of soothing outdoor yoga for humans of all sizes! Spending time outside has profound effects on physical and mental health. Outdoor yoga has shown to replenish energy and aid the immune system. So enjoy a change in scenery, stretch, and unwind in the comfort of nature. Beginning at 8 am we offer a yoga flow class for adults. At 9 am we then host a class for children…Find out more »