African Dance and Drum Performance at LibraryRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- An African Dance and Drum performance will be presented by the Bokandeye African Dance Troupe on Saturday, February 24th at 2:00 pm, in the Ossie Davis Theater of the New Rochelle Public Library. A “BID Family Day” event, the performance is free and open to all ages.
Anthony Wooden, founder and director of Bokandeye African Dance Troupe, will lead his acclaimed
troupe of dancers and drummers in a program depicting the rich cultural meanings of theNew RochelleEventPublic Library
Pelham Art CenterRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
PELHAM, NY -- PELHAM ART CENTER is pleased to announce that two new members joined the Pelham Art Center Board of Directors in January 2018. The two members were elected mid-semester. The PAC Board welcomed Sona Davidian, Dana Diersen Buehrer, Katy Garry, Helena Grubesic and Chris Tahbaz as notable new members in September 2017, as well as Barbara Bratone, who returned to the Board after a year of travels.The PelhamsArts
Flamenco and La Ida y VueltaRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
PELHAM, NY -- Feel the heat of the summer approaching with the spicy rhythms and passionate flamenco dance by the group Flamenco Latino.
From 1:30-2:30 pm this exciting traditional dance will inspire you! Pelham Art Center invites artists to take advantage of the passion and create flamenco movement drawings. For all others – enjoy the visuals, the footwork, the guitar sounds and learn about this exciting dance.The PelhamsArtsEvent
Pelham Art CenterRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
PELHAM, NY -- Pelham Art Center Executive Director Lynn Honeysett announced that she plans to leave her position March 1.
At a Board of Directors meeting on November 15, 2017, Ms. Honeysett informed Board members that it was with greatly mixed emotions that she would be retiring from the Art Center she has loved for seven years. Ms. Honeysett and her husband, Tom, who retired from CBS’s 60 Minutes last year, plan to travel extensively and divide their time between their homes in Westchester and Columbia counties. She plans to return to her own art-making and writing.The PelhamsArts
Free Opening Reception: Friday January 19, 6:30-8:00 pmRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
PELHAM, NY -- The gallery ushers in 2018 with a stunning new portrait exhibition, Near To You. On view will be painting and sculpture by six exciting artists committed to the language and texture of paint and painting as well as challenging approaches to portraiture itself. What does it mean to capture the impression or image of a person? What is it that the viewer recognizes in a portrait? The exhibition will be on view January 19 – March 24, with an opening reception on Friday, January 19, from 6:30 – 8:00 pm. A catalog will be published to accompany the exhibition.The PelhamsArts
Create While On Break!Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
PELHAM, NY -- Looking for ways to keep your kids creatively engaged while out of school during winter break? Send them to Pelham Art Center where we offer fun activities and different ways to explore. Choose from Art Camp for ages 3-7 and Explore a New Medium Every Day! for kids 8-14.The PelhamsArts
Temple Israel of New Rochelle Presents Songs that Changed the World ConcertRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- From rituals of mourning to exuberant celebrations, from rebellion to times of healing, history has always had a soundtrack to mark key events, figures, and movements. A concert at Temple Israel of New Rochelle, January 26 will highlight how music has reflected and inspired change throughout history.New RochelleArtsEvent
Chinese New Year Celebration!Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
PELHAM, NY -- Come celebrate the Year of the Dog! Chinese New Year returns to Pelham Art Center on Saturday, February 10, 2018 with free, family-friendly activities.
From 1:30-2:30 pm, members of Kwan’s Kung Fu, from Peekskill, NY, will perform a traditional Lion Dance, believed in Chinese culture to scare away evil spirits and to bring good luck. This is always a favorite with the kids!The PelhamsArtsEvent
Innovative Classes Debut as Winter Semester BeginsRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
PELHAM, NY -- The New Year is approaching and with it, new creative explorations and adventures! Winter is perfect for satisfying that urge to create something. Pelham Art Center is offering a rich range of artistic adventures for adults, children and teens. Kids learn STEM concepts through digital art-making with Scratch Coding, Digital Photography, Experimental Animation, 3D Computer Modeling, or 3D Printing and Modeling. For curious children who love to get messy, there’s Create with Clay, and for adults who want to join the fun we have CLAY ADULT +ME!The PelhamsArts
The Winterfest ConcertsRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Are you ready for two nights of music for the season? The Winterfest Concerts are here!
On Wednesday and Thursday (12/20 & 12/21), the Whitney Young Auditorium will be filled with the sounds of the New Rochelle High School musicians, who are preparing for the winter highlight so grand it can't be held to one night.
On Wednesday, the Symphonic Band, Huguenot Orchestra and Concert Band will perform the Winterfest Instrumental concert. They will play pieces by Mozart, Leroy Anderson and others.New RochelleArtsEvent
Times Square Ad Promotes New Rochelle as “Ideally Yours”Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- In promotion of one of the most ambitious downtown redevelopment programs in the Hudson Valley, New Rochelle’s “Ideally Yours” messaging is being delivered to Times Square throughout the holiday season.New RochelleDowntown Business Improvement District
Writers Christopher John Farley and Rachel Vail for Visited Our Authors Out Loud EventRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Special thanks to writers Christopher John Farley and Rachel Vail for visiting us and making our Authors Out Loud event such a success!
They spoke with New Rochelle High School students in the Linda E. Kelly Theatre on Tuesday.
Presented by the New Rochelle Fund for Educational Excellence, Authors Out Loud is part of the E.L. Doctorow Legacy Initiative and is a program of the Jeremy Scheinfeld Publishing Center.
Huguenot Childrens LibraryRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New Rochelle Public Library and the Huguenot Children’s Library will be closed on Sunday, December 24th and Monday, December 25th for Christmas observances. The libraries will resume regular operating hours on Tuesday, December 26th.
The libraries will also be closed on Sunday, December 31st for New Year’s Eve, and Monday, January 1st for New Year’s Day. The libraries will resume regular operating hours on Tuesday, January 2nd.New RochelleArtsPublic Library
Calpulli Mexican Dance ClassesRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The main New Rochelle Public Library and the Huguenot Children’s Library are offering a great variety of free programs for children in Pre-K through Grade 5 during the December vacation week.New RochelleArtsPublic Library
Advance Screening of New Matt Damon Movie Downsizing at the Picture House Regional Film CenterRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
PELHAM, NY -- On Friday, December 8th at 7:30 p.m. The Picture House Regional Film Center (TPH) will host an advance screening of the new Matt Damon movie, Downsizing. The Westchester-exclusive screening takes place two weeks ahead of the film’s U.S. premiere.The PelhamsArtsEvent