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The Musical Expression of Michael Poast

July 28th, 2015 No comments

The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum presents “Color Music: The Musical Expression of Michael Poast” from Saturday, Aug. 1 – Saturday, Oct. 31. Read more…

A mother and daughter connect through photography

July 22nd, 2015 No comments

While texting and Facebook are perhaps today’s most trendy communication tools among friends and family, emailing photographs to one another remains the most enduring, comforting and inspiring means of communication for Mid-Hudson mother and daughter Wai-Lin and LuLing Osofsky. Read more…

Nature Museum presents Summer Wildflowers

July 15th, 2015 No comments

On Sunday, July 19 at 10 a.m., the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum presents Summer Wildflowers at the Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall.

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Botanical watercolors at Gardiner Library

July 7th, 2015 Comments off

The Gardiner Library will host “Botanical Watercolors,” an art exhibit by Aline Dickstein, throughout the month of July. An Artist’s Reception will be held on Sunday, July 12 from 3 to 5 p.m. Read more…

Learn ‘All About Insects’ at the Nature Museum

July 1st, 2015 Comments off

On Sunday, July 5th at 10 a.m., come to the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall to learn All About Insects. Read more…

Bright lights on the Hudson

June 24th, 2015 Comments off

Constellation is an assemblage of seventeen lights elevated on 40 to 80 feet poles above Pollepel Island surrounding Bannerman’s Castle. The poles, visible by day, hold lights illuminated with solar panels shining for two hours nightly, creating the illusion of a constellation of stars above the island at night. Read more…

‘Growing Up in Newburgh’ at Crawford House

June 17th, 2015 Comments off

The Newburgh Historical Society will open the historic Captain David Crawford House during the June 20th city-wide event, Newburgh Illuminated. Between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. members of the public are welcome to join guided tours through the 1830 house, view a unique collection and the recently opened exhibit, “Growing Up In Newburgh.” Read more…

Illuminating pastels at Karpeles

June 10th, 2015 Comments off

The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum presents: Illuminating Pastels, The city illuminated by its artists, Thursday, June 4 – Friday, July 31. Read more…

Watercolor exhibit opens at library

June 2nd, 2015 Comments off

Watercolors by Kitty Alber and Sylvia Houston are on display in the lobby of the Newburgh Free Library throughout the month of June. Read more…

Views of the majestic Hudson at Kaplan gallery

May 27th, 2015 Comments off

Situated on a bluff overlooking the Hudson River, Kaplan Hall is a wonderfully appropriate venue for an exhibit depicting the river. May 29 through July 16, 2015, color photographs by nationally recognized photographer Greg Miller will be on view in the Mindy Ross Gallery in Kaplan Hall. Read more…

Farm art tour continues at River School

May 20th, 2015 Comments off

This month at Wallkill River School, two more artists and farms participating in the Farm/Art Trail are being showcased; Mike Jaroszko’s paintings of Hoeffner’s Farm in Montgomery, and George Hayes’ paintings of Scheuremann’s Farms in Warwick. Read more…

Classic Motown at the Ritz

May 13th, 2015 Comments off

Step back in time and enjoy Classic Soul of the 1960s/1970s as The Fellas return to the Lobby at the Ritz once again on Saturday, May 16. Read more…

Mass hysteria, doomed to repeat itself

May 5th, 2015 Comments off

An allegorical version of the McCarthy witch hunts of the early 1950’s, The Crucible, was and still is a poignant play. Arthur Miller put his name on the map with this gripping tale of the original witch hunts, so much so that he was summoned to testify in front of the House of Representatives’ Committee on Un-American Activities in 1956. Convicted of contempt of Congress, Miller’s fate was sealed, not as a Communist, but as one of America’s greatest playwrights. Read more…

Photos of Abandoned Hudson Valley

April 29th, 2015 Comments off

The Hudson Valley has many incredible places that are now ruins that offer glimpses into the past. Many are shown in an amazing website called Abandoned Hudson Valley that was launched in September 2013 and now showcases the photography of Liz Cooke and Andy Milford as well as several people who have submitted photos. Read more…

Art About Water begins April 24

April 22nd, 2015 Comments off

Water is life. It is what sustains us here on Earth. And, it is the subject of an upcoming forum and art exhibit in the City of Newburgh from April 24 to May 3. Read more…