Additional Arts & Culture Calendar

2017 Calendar of Events

GCCA Gallery Boutique – The Greene County Council on the Arts invites you to visit our gallery boutique, The Artful Hand, in Catskill. Open year-round, we offer fine arts and high quality crafts by local and regional artists, and books by area authors. Send boutique inquiries to niva.gcca@gmail.com. The GCCA Catskill Gallery, located at 398 Main Street, Catskill, NY. Open Monday through Saturday, 10AM-5PM. For more information, contact gcca@greenearts.org or 518-943-3400.

EVENTS 2017

  • Events noted (DEC) have been supported through a Decentralization grant from the NYS Council on the Arts through the Community Arts Program in Greene County, Columbia County or Schoharie County and are currently in review for 2017.
  • Events noted (CIP) have been supported through a grant from the County Initiative Program of the Greene County Council on the Arts with public funding from the Greene County Legislature and are currently in review for 2017.

 

Thru September 9

Exhibit: CATSKILL MOUNTAINS.  Paintings, drawings, photographs, collages, framed art and small sculpture depicting the Catskill Mountains. Opening Reception March 11, 2017, 5-7 pm. Frisbee Agency Gallery, 384B Main Street, Catskill, NY 12414

April 28-30

(CIP) Theater:  THE OFFICIAL ADVENTURES OF KIERON AND JADE. Written by Kieron Barry. Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:00 p.m. Special “Pay-What-You-Can” performances April 20 & April 23. Bridge Street Theatre, 44 Bridge Street, Catskill, NY.  www.bridgestreet.org.

Theater: CHRISTMAS IN APRIL WITH THORNTON WILDER. Kaaterskill Actors Theater and Petite Productions Dance Academy. The man who wrote the American classic, “Our Town,” brings you two fantastic, funny and fascinating one-act plays.  “The Long Christmas Dinner” carries one family through 90 years and four generations of Yuletide celebrations, all in the space of a single meal.  “Pullman Car Hiawatha” transports its comical passengers to Chicago by way of Ohio, time, space and the Milky Way.  Join this celebration of life and have a truly Wilder Christmas in April! Performances are at the Doctorow Center for the Arts in Hunter, NY on April 28 and 29 at 7PM and April 30 at 2PM.  Tickets are $15 cash at the door.  For more information and reservations, visit www.wilderapril.com.

April 29

Concert: ONE WORLD MUSIC SERIES. Musicians Elizabeth Woodbury, Kasius, & Heard. 7 p.m., Donation $10Athens Cultural Center 24 Second Street, Athens, NY. www.athensculturalcenter.org.

 

(DEC) Concert: THE NEAVE TRIO. 5 p.m. Admission: $15 Beattie-Powers Place, Prospect Ave. & Bridge Street, Catskill, NY, beattiepowersplace.blogspot.com.

Concert: MALCOLM CECIL’S 80TH BIRTHDAY BASH. Featuring Malcolm Cecil and friends.  7 p.m., in the Arts Center Theater at Columbia-Greene Community College. $20 for the general public, $18 for students and senior citizens. Tickets at Greenport campus, Greene County Council on the Arts in Catskill or at 518-828-4181, extension 0. Columbia-Greene Community College4400 Route 23 Hudson, NY

Hike: Saugerties Lighthouse and Walkway over the Hudson. View the river and give nice view of the Catskill Mountains. Lighthouse and drive south to The Walkway over the Hudson for another Hudson River view. Easy with little or no climb and the opportunity to walk at own pace. Meet at 9 am at the Thruway parking area across from the Southbound Thruway entrance on Route 32 (Exit 20 Saugerties-Woodstock).Register by calling MTHS at 518-589-6657 or mthsdirector@mths.org.

Thru April 30

Exhibit:  ENDURING SPIRIT. Pastel Artist Susan M. Story. Artist Reception on March 18, 3-5:30 PM. FREE Agroforestry Resource Center, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties. 6055 Route 23, Acra, NY. 518-622-9820.

April 30

(DEC) Concert: FOUR MUSICIANS, SEVEN HANDS. BKO (Bend the Knotted Oak) Chamber Music. 2 p.m. Admission is $20 for adults, free for students 18 and under. Spencertown Academy is located on NYS Route 203, Spencertown, NY.

Event: WGXC RECORD + MEDIA FAIR SPRING 2017 features eclectic vinyl, CDs, cassette tapes, DVDs, plus books, musical instruments and radio-related ephemera. The fair overlaps Basilica Hudson’s annual 24-Hour Drone: Experiments in Sound and Music. Early Bird and regular admission. 10 am to 5 pm. Basilica Hudson Back Gallery, 110 S. Front Street, Hudson, NY.

April 30-October 29

(CIP) Exhibit:  SANFORD R. GIFFORD IN THE CATSKILLS. American landscape painter and one of the leading members of the Hudson River School, Gifford credited Cole’s works with stimulating his interest in landscape painting. Thomas Cole National Historic Site. Tuesday-Sunday 10 am to 5pm. 218 Spring Street, Catskill, NY. Visit www.thomascole.org for info.

 

 

Thru May 7

Exhibit: 2nd Annual Members’ Art Show. Opening Reception Saturday, April 22, 4-6 pm. Back by popular demand, this gallery show will feature works in all media by more than thirty accomplished artists who are Academy members. Gallery hours are Saturdays and Sundays, 1-5 pm Spencertown Academy Art Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown, NY. 518-392-3693

 

 

Thru June 30

Majenta Eclipse by Marki Shuahan

Exhibit: KALEIDOSCOPE featuring work by Marko Shuhan , Maya Farber, Glenn Abel and Shelley Parriott. Windham Fine Arts, Gallery on Main, 5380 Main Street, Windham NY. Gallery hours Friday & Saturday 12-7pm, Sunday 12-4. Visit  www.windhamfinearts.com or 518-734-6850.

 

 

 

 

Thru May 27

Exhibit:  OFF THE WALL: From Junk to Art.. Group exhibit. Guest Curated by sculptor Willie Cole and featuring works by 27 Hudson valley Artists.  GCCA Catskill Gallery and along Main Street in storefronts and public outdoor spaces. Maps available at GCCA. FREE! Greene County Council on the Arts, 398 Main Street, Catskill, NY. www.grenearts.org, or 518-943-3400.

Thru May 31

Exhibit. FROM A HOUSE ON A HILL. Oil paintings by Juliet Teng. Reception April 7, 5­-7 p.m. Chatham Bookstore, 27 Main Street, Chatham, NY. Call 518-392-3005.

 

May 1, 8, 15 & 22

Workshop: BOTANICAL FORMS IN THE LANDSCAPE. Taught by Ruth Leonard. 6:30 pm FREE! call  Cairo Library at 518-622-9864.   Materials available although participants encouraged to bring supplies from home. Cairo Library, Cairo, NY

May 1 – June 28

Exhibit:  Moments in Time, solo exhibit by Barbara McGeachen. Opening reception May 4, 2017 from 4-6 p.m. Featuring 65 paintings, all watercolors except for one oil painting. Landscapes, animals and portraits.  Blue Hill Gallery at C-GCC, 4400 Route 23, Hudson, NY.

May 2

(CIP) Opening Lecture: TALK WITH DR. KEVIN J. AVERY, CURATOR OF SANFORD R. GIFFORD IN THE CATSKILLS.  2 pm at the Temple Israel of Catskill which is adjacent to the Thomas Cole National Historic Site located at 218 Spring Street, Catskill NY. Tuesday-Sunday 10 am to 5pm. 218 Spring Street, Catskill, NY. Visit www.thomascole.org for info.

May 4, 11, 18 & 25

Workshop: CURTAIN RISING ON WRITING.  Presented by Jeanne Heiberg. 6:30-8:00 p.m. FREE. Heiberg leads writing workshop inspired by some approaches actors use for their arts of theater, film and television. Writers and actors both develop characters, dialogues and scenes and many of the same preparations can be utilized in advancing our writing. Athens Cultural Center, 24 Second Street, Athens New York.

May 5

(DEC) Concert: THE TREBLE CHORALIERS presents its Spring Concert. 7:30 pm. Tickets for non-sponsors: $10; available at the door. Reservations are not required. Catskill United Methodist Church, Woodland Avenue, Catskill. For more information, please contact Carole at 518-821-9563. www.treblechoraliers.org.

Ken Butler (photo credit Jesse Winter)

Music: MUSICAL PERFORMANCE BY KEN BUTLER AND PETER HEAD at HiLo Café/Bar, Main Street, Catskill, at 7 p.m., followed by Cinco de Mayo dance party, live broadcast from 7-9:30pm on WGXC (90.7FM). www.greenearts.org.

 

 

(DEC) Concert: FOR THE GOOD TIMES. The Depot Lane Singers. Schoharie High School Gymnasium (7:30PM).  $7/advance $8/door.  Tickets at 518 872 2682 or mitchellh2@aol.com.

May 5 – 7

(CIP) Theater: CHIPANDGUS. A fast, furious, whip-smart “comedy with balls”, created and performed by John Ahlin and Christopher Patrick Mullen. Performances Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 2 pm. Bridge Street Theatre, 44 West Bridge Street, Catskill. Tickets and info information at BridgeSt.org.

May 6

(DEC) Concert: DAN TEPFER, JAZZ PIANIST. 5 p.m. Admission $15. Beattie-Powers Place, Prospect Ave. & Bridge Street, Catskill, NY, beattiepowersplace.blogspot.com.

(DEC) Concert: T.K. BLUE will perform his latest CD, Amour. Jazz in GTown. 7 P.M. at The Clermont Vineyards & Winery.  Tickets, which include a glass of wine, are $25 per person and are available at www.jazzingtown.org.

 (DEC) Book Event: Neil Driscoll opens LITTLE FREE LIBRARIES as West Fulton Arts hosts an unveiling at Breakabeen Grange (10AM), Max V. Shaul Park (12PM) and West Fulton Park (2PM).  “Take a book, return a book” exchanges are housed in and around the town of Fulton.  FREE and free ice cream! West Fulton Arts.org.

(DEC) Event: TINY ARTS DAY IN A TINY TOWN returns on from 3PM-10PM at 1468 Sawyer Hollow Road, West Fulton.  Performances include a storyteller, art gallery viewing, circus show and parade, music by Jonatha Brooke, local brewmasters, distillers, foods, desserts and socializing with farmers, nerds, artists and Greg.  panthercreekarts.com.

Film & Event: CASABLANCA (PG). Opening night tickets $25 and include movie, music, a nosh box of Moroccan-style appetizers & complementary wine, beer, French 75 cocktail or festive non-alcoholic beverage. 6:30pm Tickets at www.drivein32.com. 516-966-2177. Greenville Drive-In 10700 Rte 32, Greenville, NY.

May 6- June 24

Exhibit: THE WARREN STREET SERIES. Paintings by Kenneth Young. Opening reception May 6 at 5:30 p.m. Neumann Fine Art, 65 Cold Water Street, Hillsdale, NY. Gallery hours 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday – Sunday. www.neumannfineart.com or 413-246-5776.

May 7

Music: BROOKLYN RIDER. Presented with Classics on Hudson. 5pm Tickets $25-40 Hudson Hall and Classics on Hudson members save 10%. Tickets,at 822-1438 or  hudsonoperahouse.org. Hudson Hall at the Historic Hudson Opera House, 327 Warrant Street, Hudson, NY www.henryhudsonhall.org

May 12

Fundraiser: OPERATION UNITE. Eat, Drink and Celebrate! For tickets 518-828-3612 or www.operationuniteny.org 6:30 – 8:30 pm Henry Hudson Hall 327 Warren Street, Hudson, NY.

May 13-June 25

Exhibit: DADA BAUHAUS EXHIBIT. Work is influenced by the Dada and Bauhaus period’s reaction to the social and political scene. Opening May 13, 1-4 p.m.. Big Eye Gallery, 270 County Route 405, Greenville, NY. 518-966-5833.

May 13

(CIP) Music: WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT WOMEN.  Broadway actress and singer Lynn Kearney and former Fosse dancer Sonja Stuart team up with musical director Dan Furman to present a cabaret evening dedicated to everything the rest of us still need to learn about the female sex. 7:30pm, Bridge Street Theatre, 44 West Bridge Street, Catskill. Tickets and info information at BridgeSt.org.

(CIP) Lecture & Demonstration: BEETHOVEN, SCHUBERT & THE ANXIETY OF INFLUENCE. Lecture with Dr. Langford and demonstration with pianist Joanne Polk. Catskill Mountain Foundation Piano Performance Museum.2 pm. CMF, Main Street, Hunter, NY. Tickets and info at www.catskillmtn.org or 518-263-2063.

May 14-November 5

Exhibit, Classes & Events: OVERLOOK. Collaboration The Olana Partnership and the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Olana State Historic Site is located at 5720 State Route 9G in Hudson, NY.

May 19-Benefit for GCCA!

Live Music: LESLIE RITTER & SCOTT PETITO. “…a living bridge of jazz-borrowing acoustic soul.” 394 Coffee Wine Bar hosts a Polenta Artists Dinner from 5-7 pm and performance begins at 7 pm. DINNER reservations strongly suggested. Donations accepted and a portion of the proceeds benefit GCCA! 394 Coffee Wine Bar is located at 394 Main Street, Catskill, NY. Call 518-947-4774 or www.394mainst.com

 

 

 

 

May 19-21

Music Festival Benefit: FLYDAY HO-DOWN MUSIC FESTIVAL. 14 bands play from 6 pm Friday thru Saturday night. Kids 12 and under  free to concert.  Tickets at www.flydayhodown.com. Proceeds supplement the new music technology curriculum being built at Cairo-Durham Middle and High School for September 2017. Rooms & camping encouraged. Blackthorne Resort in East Durham, NY.

May19-28

(DEC) Theater: RUMORS, by Neil Simon. The Two Of Us Productions. Friday & Saturday at 7:30pm & Sunday at 3pm. For advance reservations visit www.TheTwoOfUsProductions.org or call 518-758-1648.  PAC at Taconic Hills, 73 County Route 11A, Craryville, NY.

May 19-June 4

Theater: TRUE WEST. The Ghent Playhouse will present Sam Shepard’s dark comedy, from Friday, with performances Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sunday afternoons at 2 p.m. Tickets $20 each, $17 for Members, $10 for Students with ID.  Tickets at 1-800-838-3006 or at ghentplayhouse.org. The Ghent Playhouse is located at 6 Town Hall Place in Ghent, NY.

May 20

(CIP) Dance: THE CHASE BROCK EXPERIENCE. Presented by Catskill Mountain Foundation. 7:30 pm.  Advance tickets $25; $20 seniors; $7 students. Tickets at the Door: $30; $25 seniors; $7 students. Orpheum Film & Performing Arts Center, 6050 Main Street, Tannersville, NY.www.catskillmtn.org.

(DEC) Reading: FRANZI IN LOVE, by James Rosenfield. (Winner of the W Keith Hedrick Playwriting Contest)Staged Reading presented by HRC Showcase Theatre. 7:30 PM. A reception and talkback with the actors, playwright, and director follows. First Reformed Church, 52 Green Street in Hudson, NY. For additional information call Sandra Gill at 518-851-2061.

Concert: ONE WORLD MUSIC SERIES. Maria Zemantauski, Flamenco/Classical Guitarist; and Brian Melick, Percussion. 7 p.m. Donation $10.Athens Cultural Center 24 Second Street, Athens, NY. www.athensculturalcenter.org.

Exhibit: STUDENT-FACULTY ART SHOW, SEED SALE & SILENT ACTION. FREE! Art School of Columbia County. Old Schoolhouse, 1198 Route 21C, Harlemville, NY.  www.artschoolofcolumbiacounty.org or 518-672-7140

Film Event: THE 36TH ASBURY SHORT FILM CONCERT. An evening of globally honored short films, live music and a Food Truck. Doors open at 7:15pm., screening at 8:45 pm The Greenville Drive-In, 10700 Route 32 in Greenville, New York 10283.  For tickets & info please call 518-966-2177 or visit www.drivein32.com

Event & Exhibit: 2017 STUDENT-FACULTY ART SHOW AND SILENT AUCTION. 5-7 p.m. Heirloom seeds from ASCC’s gardens are also available. Art School of Columbia County at the Old Schoolhouse, 1198 Route 21c in Harlemville, NY at intersection of Harlemville Road and Route 21C. Next to the Hawthorne Valley Farm Store. 518-672-7140 or info@artschoolofcolumbiacounty.org, www.artschoolofcolumbiacounty.org,

Music: TIM FAIN WITH EUGENIA ZUKERMAN AND ROMAN RABINOVICH. 7pm. Charismatic young violinist Tim Fain joined by flutist Eugenia Zukerman and pianist Roman Rabinovich, performing works by Glass, Kreisler, Franck, Tchaikovsky, and Bach. Presented with Classics on Hudson. Tickets $25-40. Hudson Hall and Classics on Hudson members save 10%. Tickets at 518-822-1438 or visit hudsonoperahouse.org Hudson Hall at the Historic Hudson Opera House, 327 Warrant Street, Hudson, NY www.henryhudsonhall.org

Event: SPRING FLING. Opening of the expanded Kaaterskill Rail Trail Check website for details including time and activities.  mthsdirector@mths.org.

May 20-June 18

Exhibit: ART FROM FARM TO TABLE. Selected artist interpret living or inanimate, which can be found on a farm and might (or might not!) be found on a table. Call 518-392-3693 fr gallery hours. Spencertown Academy Arts Center is located at 790 Route 203, Spencertown NY.

May 21            

(CIP) Event:  CELEBRATIONS Join Pieter Bronck, Hilletje Jans & Judge Leonard Bronk for Pieter’s fun filled 400th birthday party, 1pm – 4pm, Admission Free. Visit www.gchistory.org or call (518)731-6490. The Bronck Museum is located at 90 County Route 42 in Coxsackie, NY.

(CIP) Theater: CONEY ISLAND.  Broadway-style musical penned by Catskill’s own Frank Cuthbert. May 21 at 2 pm, Bridge Street Theatre, 44 West Bridge Street, Catskill. Tickets and info information at BridgeSt.org.

Special Event: HUDSON HALL OPEN HOUSE AND FREE COMMUNITY DAY WITH THE BINDLESTIFF FAMILY CIRKUS Sunday, 12pm. Workshops and performances by Bindlestiff Family Cirkus. Free and open to the public. Reservations required for the performance, tickets at 518-822-1438 or visit hudsonoperahouse.org Hudson Hall at the Historic Hudson Opera House, 327 Warrant Street, Hudson, NY www.henryhudsonhall.org

May 22-June 18

Exhibit: ART FROM FARM TO TABLE. Opening Reception May 22, 4-6 pm. Gallery Hours Saturdays & Sundays, 1-5 pm. Spencertown Academy Art Center. 790 Route 203, Spencertown NY. 518-392-3693

May 24

MARWENCOL film

Music & Film Event: Screening of critically acclaimed documentary MARWENCOL, preceded by musical performance at 7 p.m. by Jen DuBois (of Dust Bowl Faeries) at Drive-In 32 in Greenville, NY (screening begins at dark). www.greenearts.org.

 

 

 

 

May 27

(CIP) Event:  BRONK MUSEUM OPENS FOR THE SEASON. Museum Hours: Wednesday-Friday 12pm-4pm, Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 1pm-4pm. Last tour leaves at 3:30pm daily. Closed Monday and Tuesday except on holiday Mondays which include Memorial Day, Labor Day and Columbus Day. Admission: Adults $6, Ages 5–11 $2, Ages 12–15 $3, GCHS members free. More info: 518-731-6490. visit www.gchistory.org or call (518)731-6490. The Bronck Museum is located at 90 County Route 42 in Coxsackie, NY.

(CIP) Fundraiser Event: PERFORMATHON! You’re the stars of this Memorial Day Weekend performance extravaganza where local talent gets to strut its stuff. Set a new Guinness Book World Record. Fun for the whole family! 9 am.  Bridge Street Theatre, 44 West Bridge Street, Catskill. Tickets and info information at BridgeSt.org.

Family Event: MOUNTAIN TOP ARBORETUM ANNUAL GARDEN FAIR. Master Gardeners on site to answer questions and offer advice. Perennial and shrub sale, Plant Swap-bring a few of your favorites to trade! Foraging tours with “Wildman” Steve Brill, live music, fresh pies & pastries and vendors. FREE! 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Mountain Top Arboretum, 4 Maude Adams Road, Tannersville, NY. www.mtarboretum.org. Rain or shine!

May 27-June 14

Exhibit & Artists Reception: VIEWPOINTS: Ilona Sochynsky, a solo female exhibition informed by Pop, Cubism, Photorealism and Surrealism includes excerpts from a variety of the artist’s series (Capriccio, Fetish, Fragments) including her latest circular canvases, FuguesArtist’s Reception 5-7:30 pm Windham Fine ArtsKaleidoscope offers a new view to still life and abstraction featuring evolutions by Marko Shuhan that push his oil paintings to explore metaphor, illusion, through digital manipulation. Mixed media collages by Maya Farber question what is preconceived and what is created in a still life dialogue. Abstract glassworks by Glenn Abel are illusions of fused and cast glass, mixed media. Introducing Color Field Sculpture by Shelley Parriott, transparent layers play in changing light as miniature interior wall pieces or large-scale installations. Extended through June. Parriott’s large sculptural installation is on view on the gallery’s west front lawn. Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday 12-7 pm, Sunday 12-4. Scheduled Gallery events www.windhamfinearts.com Windahm Fine Arts, 5380 Main Street, Windham, NY.

May 28

Reading: A BINTEL BRIEF: SIXTY YEARS OF LETTERS FROM THE LOWER EASTSIDE OF THE JEWISH DAILY FORWARD. 2-5:30pm. Staged reading with authentic music. Free and open to the public. Hudson Hall at the Historic Hudson Opera House, 327 Warrant Street, Hudson, NY www.henryhudsonhall.org

June 2, 2017

(CIP) Music:  BEETHOVEN’S PIANO TRIO IN D. MAJOR. Directed by Jonathan Yates.  Friday at 6 p.m.  FREE.  The Mountain Top Library is located at 6093 Main Street in Tannersville, NY.  For more information go to info@23Arts.org.

Music: CHRISTOPHER O’RILEY AND MATT HAIMOVITZ perform a preview of their upcoming all-Russian album, TROIKA, Presented with Classics on Hudson. 7pm.Tickets $25-40 (Hudson Hall and Classics on Hudson members save 10%). To purchase tickets, call (518) 822-1438 or visit hudsonoperahouse.org Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson

June 3-July 22

Exhibit: “SUMMER SALON – MAKERS” GCCA Members Only Exhibit featuring original hand built crafts made by GCCA members. Opening Reception on June 3, from 5-7 p.m. at GCCA Catskill Gallery, 398 Main Street, Catskill, NY. www.greenearts.org.

June 3-August 20

(DEC) Exhibit: A DECLARATION OF SENTIMENTS: REFLECTIONS ON THE CENTENNIAL OF WOMEN’S RIGHT TO VOTE IN NEW YORK STATE. Opening reception June 3, 6 to 9 p.m. Gallery hours are Fridays: 4-7pm, Saturdays: 2-7 pm, Sundays 1-4 pm and by appointment by calling (518) 421-3443 or emailing info@athensculturalcenter.org. Athens Cultural Center, 24 Second Street, Athens, NY Visit www.athensculturalcenter.org

June 3

Tour: Tour of Homes in Greenville, fundraiser for the Greene County Historical Society, Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sites are located along Route 32 in the hamlet as well as on scenic roads outside the hamlet. Tickets: $30 day of  tour; $25 in advance. For more information, call David Dorpfeld at 817-8771; Terez Limer at 966-8131 or visit www.gchistory.org.

Event: 2ND ANNUAL ‘YOU ARE WHAT YOU DRIVE CAR SHOW! Rat rods, hot rods, muscle cars, race cars, bikes, trucks…. THE MORE THE MERRIER!!  Registration from 2-5pm, with awards at 6pm. movie Sandlot (PG) at sundown. Registration $10 Adult Entry $2  Children 12 & under free! 516-966-2177. Greenville Drive-In 10700 Route 32 in Greenville, NY

(CIP) Music: JEANNE MACDONALD IN CONCERT. Program #2 in Tom Andersen’s immensely popular Cabaret Series features NYC nightlife diva extraordinaire Jeanne MacDonald. 8 pm, Bridge Street Theatre, 44 West Bridge Street, Catskill. Advance tickets  at BrownPaperTickets.com or  800-838-3006. Ticketd at the door one half hour prior to the performance on a space available basis – $25/$10 for students. Tickets and info information at BridgeSt.org.

Bird Walk: GUIDED BY AUDUBON EDUCATION COORDINATOR LARRY FEDERMAN. Bring boots and binoculars. $10 and Free for Mountain Top Arboretum Members. 8 am. 518-589-3903 or info@mtarboretum.org. Mountain Top Arboretum, 4 Maude Adams Road, Tannersville, NY www.mtarboretum.org

June 3 & 4

Exhibit: “4” IS A WEEKEND ART EXHIBIT and sale of new paintings by the four area artists, Keith Batten, Tim Ebneth, Joe Stabilito and Tom McGill.  Preview  1-4 p.m., opening 5-7 p.m. on June 3. On display June 4,  1-4 p.m. Information about the event at 46greenstreetstudios.com/4.html. Event at Joe’s Garage, 443 Main Street, Catskill, NY.

June 4

(CIP) Event:   EXPLORING THE ART AND CRAFT OF HOME BREWING. Bronk Family. Sunday, 2pm, Adults $7, GCHS Members & Children $3.50. For more information go to www.gchistory.org or call (518)731-6490. The Bronck Museum is located at 90 County Route 42 in Coxsackie, NY.

June 8 & 10

Film: GREENVILLE DRIVE-IN REMOTE SCREENING. From 1917 until 1942, the village of Schoharie, NY operated one of the first and most successful outdoor movie ‘theater’ operations in the world. The Greenville Drive-In and Schoharie Historical Society are re-creating the first screening on Main Street with a hand-cranked projection of the first reel of the first film The Awakening of Helena Richie on June 8 and then producing a community celebration on June 10featuring live music, vintage automobiles and historic film screenings. 516-966-2177. More at www.drivein32.com.

June 9-11

(CIP) Theater: DEAD SHOT MARY.  Performer/Playwright Rachel McPhee’s electrifying one-woman show tells the phenomenal true story of Mary Shanley who joined the NYPD in 1931. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 pm, Sunday at 2 pm. Bridge Street Theatre, 44 West Bridge Street, Catskill. Tickets and info information at BridgeSt.org.

June 10

Presentation: NICK LYONS. Reminiscing about the Laurel House, fishing in South Lake and Lake Creek and fly-fishing in the Catskills. 7 p.m. U&D Train Station, Haines Falls, reception to chat with author following talk. $3.donation requested. mthsdirector@mths.org.

June 17

(CIP) Comedy Theater: HUDSON VALLEY IMPROV. Cast members have appeared on SNL, CBS, HGTV, Nickelodeon, Second City & Upright Citizens Brigade. 7:30pm. Bridge Street Theatre, 44 West Bridge Street, Catskill. Tickets and info information at BridgeSt.org

June 17

Hike:  COLGATE LAKE – HIKE AND PRESENTATION Brunch at 9 a.m. at U&D Railroad Station in Haines Falls, Gerry Loucks of the Eastkill Valley Historical Association.  Followed at 11:30 a.m. hike in the area around Colgate Lake led by Pete Senterman and Moe Lemire.  Reservations required for the brunch $10 by 6/14. Register for hike at MTHS 518-589-6657 or mthsdirector@mths.org. www.mths.org.

June 23 & 24

Event: QWERTY: The Second Annual Festival of Type and the Letter Arts typewriter-Themed Art Exhibit in the Snack Bar, Live Music with Brian Dewan & Screening of the documentary Helvetica.Tickets, schedule & info at www.drivein32.com. 516-966-2177. Greenville Drive-In 10700 Route 32 in Greenville, NY.

June 23-25

(CIP) Theater: UPON THIS ROCK: THE MAGDALENE SPEAKS. Performer/Playwright Roxanne Fay returns to BST with a new solo show, a fascinating and imaginative reconstruction of the life of Mary Magdalene. Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm, Sunday at 2 pm. Bridge Street Theatre, 44 West Bridge Street, Catskill. Tickets and info information at BridgeSt.org.

June 24

(CIP) Music: NEXT GENERATION JAZZ FESTIVAL. Performed by Monterey Jazz Festival’s exceptional high school band.  Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $30 purchased in advance.  Orpheum Film & Performing Arts Center, 6050 Main Street inTannersville, NY. For more information go to info@ 23Arts.org.

Murder Mystery Dinner Cruises. Two Of Us Productions with Hudson Cruises. Advance tickets online at Zerve at www.HudsonCruises.com or 888-764-1844,  MARIKA sailing from the Hudson Public Dock in Hudson NY. TheTwoOfUsProductions.com.

June 24 & 25

Nicole Lemelin

Annual Open Studio: NICOLE LEMELIN AND TERRANCE DEPIETRO TRANSFORM INTO ‘THE LEAP OF FAITH STUDIOS’. Saturday- 12-5 pm. Sunday 12-4:30 pm 64 Malden Ave., Palenville NY. 518 678-3325 or  lemelinniki@gmail.com.

 

June 28

GCCA Re-grant Program Award Ceremony: 2017 NYSCA/Decentralization Community Arts Grants and County Initiative Program recipients share a Potluck Dinner and exchange missions at Award Ceremony. Open to the public.  FREE-just bring your favorite dish. Time TBD. Wave Farm, 5662 Route 23, Acra, NY. RSVP with GCCA at 518-943-3400 or Margaret@greenearts.org or gcca@greeenearts.org . Event will be a live broadcast.www.greenearts.org.

July 1

(DEC) Event: ART FEST 2017. Windham Arts Alliance. Live Music, Local Artists’ work in paintings, photography, collage, pottery, jewelry, floor cloths, origami pictures and more! Art for Sale and Vendors. 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. FREE! On the majestic lawns of Christman’s Windham House, 5742 Route 23 located about a mile west of the center of Windham, NY.

July 1-July 30, 2017

Exhibit: SMALL WORKS EXHIBIT. Curated by artist Barbara L. Walter. Big Eye Gallery, 270 County Route 405, Greeneville, NY. 518-966-5833.

 

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