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Overscheduled and Pressured: Reclaiming Childhood in a "Hurry Up" World

Date: 
Thu, 10/23/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Children

Join educators, Beverly Braxton and Mary Krauze of Conscious Parenting for an evening of information and conversation. Learn how to reclaim and preserve "family time" in our families and community. Register Sept. 6

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Listening Party: Banned & Controversial Music

Date: 
Wed, 07/09/2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Ben Reiser will lead you through a musical tour of banned and controversial music of the 1960s and beyond. Ages 15 and up.

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Grilled Veggies with Theresa Grimm

Date: 
Wed, 08/06/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Looking for something to do with all those vegetables from your garden or from the Farmers Market?  Grill them!  Join Theresa Grimm of A Cook in My Kitchen to learn delicious recipes for paninis, pasta dishes and other summertime meals.

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James Parshall Young's Rock Gardens of Edenville

Date: 
Tue, 08/05/2014 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Ken Lifshitz will give a presentation on the history of early geologist Dr. James Young, and on the famous geological formation known as the Franklin Marble which underlies Amity and Edenville.  Open to adults, teens and to children over age 10.  Open to all area residents; registration is required.

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Tai Chi with Ron Gee

Date: 
Thu, 08/07/2014 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Participants will learn standing meditation, simple qigong exercises, and some basic taijiquan postures.  Classes are limited to 30; register for each session individually.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Ron Gee
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New York Wind Symphony Chamber Ensemble present "Sublime Mozart"

Date: 
Sun, 04/26/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Hear members of the New York Wind Symphony in a rare full performance of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's masterpiece, Serenade in B-flat Major, K. 361.  Subtitled Gran Parita, this intimate gem for thirteen winds is surely some of the most beautiful music ever penned.

* This project made possible with funds from Orange County Tourism, Orange County and the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation.

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Brazilian Capoeira Performance

Date: 
Sun, 08/17/2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Capoeira is an exuberant martial art that combines high energy rhythms with exciting acrobatic movements.  The art was created by Afro-Brazilians slaves during Brazil's colonial period.  Because they were not allowed to practice any form of self-defense nor to use weapons, enslaved Afro-Brazilians disguised their training to look like a dance. 

Join us for an afternoon of dance, martial arts and traditional songs and rhythms. 

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Tres Bien Skin Care

Date: 
Thu, 10/09/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Programmer/Name Contact: 
Cathy malanix (845) 595- 1081
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Meet the Author: Nadia Hashimi

Date: 
Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Please join author Nadia Hashimi for a discussion of her new book, The Pearl that Broke Its Shell.  Copies of the book will be available for purchase.  Ms. Hashimi grew up in Warwick and graduated from Warwick Valley High School.  She is now a pediatrician and resides in Maryland with her family. 

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Mostly Motown with Rhonda Denet and the Silver Fox Trio

Date: 
Fri, 07/18/2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Join Rhonda Denet and the Silver Fox Trio for a review of classic Rhythm & Blues and Soul music of the 1960s and '70s.  Celebrate a time when this primarily African-American genre crossed over to mainstream audiences.  Featured songs were made famous by The Supremes, Mary Wells, Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and others.  Through the music, the magic and the message, there is something for everyone!

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Rhonda Denet (347) 673-1767
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