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DOMESTIC BRUTES

SATURDAY, SEPT. 12th through SATURDAY, NOV. 7th: ART EXHIBIT "DOMESTIC BRUTES" at PELHAM ART CENTER The passage of the 19th Amendment guaranteeing and protecting women’s constitutional voting rights celebrates its 100th Anniversary this year. The all women group show “Domestic Brutes” is titled after a quote from the mother of Feminism, Mary Wollstonecraft, who referred to women’s role in 18th […]

Free Comic Books

New Rochelle Public Library, 1 Library Plaza, New Rochelle, NY 10801, USA New Rochelle Public Library, 1 Library Plaza, New Rochelle, NY 10801, USA

FREE COMIC BOOKS AT THE NEW ROCHELLE PUBLIC LIBRARYAre you new to comic books? Or do you just love comic books? Come to the library during a browsing session and pick up your very own comic book issue to take home and keep! There is something for all ages; children's, teens, and adults. Choose from a variety of titles while […]

“DOMESTIC BRUTES” Art Exhibit

The passage of the 19th Amendment guaranteeing and protecting women’s constitutional voting rights celebrates its 100th Anniversary this year. The all women group show “Domestic Brutes” is titled after a quote from the mother of Feminism, Mary Wollstonecraft, who referred to women’s role in 18th century English society as the link between man and animal. Domestic Brutes examines questions of identity, beauty, […]

The Tempest

THROUGH NOV. 1st: DONMAR SHAKESPEARE TRILOGY STREAMING ONLINE FREEGet your Shakespeare fix free: Phyllida Lloyd’s gripping films of the groundbreaking Donmar Warehouse Shakespeare Trilogy -- in which women play all the parts originally written for men –  is riveting, intense and timely. Harriet Walter, pictured at right, leads the superb cast. (As the New York Times observes, “There’s never a bad time to think about power, […]

Global Expressions

13 Riverdale Ave, Yonkers, NY 10701, USA 13 Riverdale Ave, Yonkers, NY 10701, USA

The Blue Door Art Center will reopen on September 12th with the exhibit "Global Expressions" celebrating cultural heritage through art. The exhibit will be on line and in person at the center (13 Riverdale Ave., Yonkers) Fridays and Saturdays through October 24th (a limited number of people will be allowed in the gallery). Blue Door will also host a series of free art […]

Last day to send an absentee ballot request

OCTOBER 27th is the last day to send an absentee ballot request for this year’s Presidential election. You can request an Absentee ballot electronically through the New York State Absentee Ballot Application Portal. You can also call the Westchester Board of Elections office at (914) 995-5285 or (914) 995-5291 or request an absentee ballot in person at the Board of Elections up until November 2nd (25 […]

Cocktails & Conversation event, a “Hair-Raising Conversation” with Megan Abbott

The New Rochelle Public Library Foundation presents another FREE Cocktails & Conversation event, a “Hair-Raising Conversation" with Megan Abbott, best-selling crime author and creator of TV’s Dare Me. Abbott’s crime fiction includes Die a Little, Bury Me Deep, The End of Everything, Dare Me, You Will Know Me, The Fever, and Give Me Your Hand. Her forthcoming book, The Turnout, will drop in June 2021. As always, Cocktails & Conversation will feature the recipe for a signature […]

Virtual artist studio visits

The Pelham Art Center is offering a series of virtual artist studio visits on Thursdays from 5 to 6 pm. Each Visit costs $10. On the schedule for this month: Diana Schmertz on October 8th, Ashley Cooper on October 15th, Alisa Sikelianos-Carter on October 29th Each week PAC sends zoom links by email 1-2 hours prior to the event. To ensure […]

Shakespeare Trilogy Marathon Weekend

THROUGH NOV. 1st: DONMAR SHAKESPEARE TRILOGY STREAMING ONLINE FREEGet your Shakespeare fix free: Phyllida Lloyd’s gripping films of the groundbreaking Donmar Warehouse Shakespeare Trilogy -- in which women play all the parts originally written for men –  is riveting, intense and timely. Harriet Walter, pictured at right, leads the superb cast. (As the New York Times observes, “There’s never a bad time to think about power, […]

FEMALE GENDER IDENTITY AND EQAULITY

Iona College, 715 North Ave, New Rochelle, NY 10801, USA Iona College, 715 North Ave, New Rochelle, NY 10801, USA

Exhibit by the New York Society of Women Artists at Iona CollegeThis exhibition explores women artists' perceptions of identity, persona, social roles, political environment, and gender expectations. Click HERE to visit the virtual gallery.

CALLISTO QUARTET LIVESTREAM CONCERT

Livestream a concert of chamber music by the Callisto Quartet, hosted by the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts. Callisto Quartet is the Center’s 2020–21 Ernst Stiefel String Quartet-in-Residence. Ara Guzelimian, Artistic Director of Ojai Music Festival and former Dean and Provost of The Juilliard School, will join the Callisto Quartet as they explore the trajectory of Bartók’s complete string quartets with […]

Pelham Art Center VISIONS 2020 LIVESTREAM GALA

Celebrate the Pelham Art center’s 50th anniversary at their Livestream Gala, with musical performances by Fabrizio Sotti, Warren Banholzer, and Allison Leah, the debut of a short film “Pelham Art Center: 50 Years” produced by Jim Gregware, an online Auction, and the presentation of Legacy Awards to twelve individuals who have helped shape the PAC. Click here for tickets. Can't make it? The […]