These Online Food Classes and Culinary Experiences Are
Beacon-based chef Jennifer Clair takes her culinary skills online with interactive, virtual cooking classes to help Hudson Valleyites live deliciously during quarantine. Courses …
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Learn to Craft, Cook, Dance, and More With These Adult
(9 days ago) Browse through the online course calendar for a full listing of events. Clay Art Center Adult Fall Classes. 40 Beech St, Port Chester, 914.937.2047. If you want to jump into something new, learn to craft with clay. The Clay Art Center in Port Chester offers weekly sessions in wheel throwing, hand building, and sculpture. Trained artists lead
Children's Etiquette Online Intro Course
(2 days ago) In this course your child will learn the 3 Core Values. They will identify when to use them at home, at school, and when out and about. The link to the video will be sent in your registration confirmation. This is a pre-recorded class. We ask the younger students have a parent help them with the writing activities.”
These Hudson Valley Gyms Are Streaming Fitness Classes
(8 days ago) In the wake of the temporary closure of gyms throughout the tri-state area to slow down the spread of the novel coronavirus, fitness studios and gyms across the Hudson Valley are turning to technology to continue serving members with virtual workouts and classes. Using videoconferencing applications like Zoom or via Facebook Live and pre-recorded videos, […]
How Hudson Valley Colleges Are Dealing With the COVID-19
(1 days ago) Courses will be held both in-person and online so as to minimize class sizes and interactions. Residential density will decrease by 55 percent, and the Greek Life Commons will remain closed. In the dining halls, tables will be spaced to six feet apart, with an online reservation and ordering system available to avoid lines and promote hygiene.
Keep the Kids Engaged With These Quarantine-Approved
(6 days ago) Legends in Training. Monday – Friday, 12 p.m., 20 minutes. Schools in the Hudson Valley may be closed, but recess is still in session. Legends in Training is a gym and physical fitness center in Kingston that motivates kids to stay active and healthy indoors …
9 Hudson Valley Summer Camps That Are Quarantine-Approved
(1 days ago) Virtual lessons and online music mini camps are also available throughout the year. Bridle Hill Farm LLC Jeffersonville, 845.482.3993 Commuter Length: July-August, daily . Bridle Hill uses its farm to provide an interactive equestrian experience. Campers will be introduced to riding and caring for a horse and will obtain a sense of what it is
Making the Grade: Examining the Valley’s High Schools
(8 days ago) Also, early this year, the district plans to launch an online program in which kids can take several elective courses that otherwise might not be available “live” at the school. Germantown plans, too, to offer a GED high school equivalency program for students who can’t, for whatever reason, attend regular classes and still qualify to
Beacon Pantry Offers Four New Food-Prep Classes
(1 days ago) These courses join the Pantry’s “Cheese 101 and Wine Pairing” class, which has been offered periodically since the shop opened and routinely sells out. “We want to continue our work bringing great food to the people of the Hudson Valley,” says Penlon of this new venture. “Our vision for the store is to educate people about food, and
Finding a Job Without a 4-Year Degree in the Hudson Valley
(2 days ago) Here in the Hudson Valley, local colleges are busy realigning degree programs, courses, and curricula to address this new labor market reality. Four students from the first graduating class of the new Rockland Community College Career Skills Academy celebrate their accomplishment at the May 2019 RCC Commencement Ceremony.
Start the Season With a Grown-Up Summer Camp in the Hudson
(Just Now) The summer courses include grilling and BBQ boot camp, techniques of healthy cooking, and flavors of the Hudson Valley. Try a five-day basic training boot camp to master the skills every home cook needs like sauteing, grilling, stir-frying, and sauce-making. If you want a more specialized option, go straight for the specialized classes like
Education: New Challenges, New Opportunities
(Just Now) My team and I are committed to keeping our patients informed and making sure they know the full scope of their dental health through our years of experience, staying progressive with continuing education courses, and utilizing advanced technology. I want our patients to know our approach is comprehensive and understand the mouth/body connection.
How to Become a Seasoned Secondhand Furniture Shopper
(6 days ago) Of course, online resources might have a very reasonable return policy or some form of quality control, so don’t rule it out entirely. And don’t forget to use the Internet in other ways. “Google searches, blog recommendations and Twitter are all fantastic resources,” says Adelle Robinson.
Dutchess Community College Is Taking Over the Former
(5 days ago) The college breathes new life into the Route 9 property in Dutchess County. In an age of online shopping, free shipping, and rumors of Prime Air drone deliveries soon to come true, the abandoned Dutchess Mall space off the intersection of Route 9 and I-84 in Fishkill stands as an obvious testament to today’s culture.
Little Things Magnified
(8 days ago) Book a tee time at one of the Great Northern Catskills golf courses. Feel like a night under the stars? Set up camp at Devil’s Tombstone State Campground in Hunter, one of the oldest campgrounds in the Catskills. State campgrounds are now open and all require reservations, so plan your trip in advance. Prefer glamping?
Where to Play Indoor Golf in the Hudson Valley and Westchester
(2 days ago) Golf & Body NYC has everything your home club has — with the exception of a golf course. What it lacks in real estate, though, it more than makes up for with tour-level golf instruction (led by Director of Golf Darrell Kestner), seven state-of-the-art golf simulators, TrackMan launch monitors, an advanced putting studio, and two practice
Cultivate Your Creative Side: Spring Classes start April
(5 days ago) Still prefer an online class? Back by popular demand is the Mindfulness, Meditation and Creativity classes on breath, and self-expression using paper and pencil. Perhaps you prefer some of RoCA’s other online courses including Chinese brush painting or cartooning for kids.
An Insider's Guide to September Events in the Hudson Valley
(5 days ago) Online September 10-24. The New York State Writers Institute book festival takes a turn online this year, with talks, panels, workshops, and more scheduled over the course of the event. As a plus, all programming is free and open to the public. Harvest Craft Fair. Shaker Heritage Society, Albany September 12-13, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Music Conservatory of Westchester Virtual Open House
(2 days ago) Meet the Music Conservatory of Westchester from the convenience of your home! The Deans and faculty of the renowned community music school will answer your questions and provide an insight into the Conservatory’s online and in-person lesson experiences. Learn about the incredible Suzuki Program and early childhood piano and guitar lessons for young children, private […]
These Are the Hudson Valley's Top Dentists in 2019
(4 days ago) Of course there are many fine dentists who are not included in this representative list. It is intended as a sampling of the great body of talent in the field of dentistry in the United States. A dentist’s inclusion on our list is based on the subjective judgments of his or her fellow dentists. While it is true that the lists may at times
An Everlasting Love Is Cherished at This Moody, Romantic
(2 days ago) “We ate and drank 14 perfectly paired courses, took a tour of the kitchen, and got so lost in the moment that we missed our flight to Cusco!” she says. The engagement was quite the whirlwind for the New York City couple, who first met on OKCupid and had a 96-percent match from the start. On their first date, they lingered at a restaurant in
This Military Couple Planned the Ultimate Hudson Valley
(2 days ago) It helped that he had a picture of his Golden Retriever, Dave, of course. With the help of the cute pup, the pair went from exchanging messages to swapping phone numbers and making dates. A month after their online meet-cute, they were officially a couple. “I …
Innate Movement Parkour: Taking Mind and Body to New
(8 days ago) But parkour can be done by anyone, says Johanson, who was introduced to this addictive pastime online but couldn’t find a local place where he could learn it. Instead, he sought certification in 2014 through Parkour Generations America; last August, he opened his own gym in Kingston. The space includes obstacles like scaffolding, an eight
Interview with Leon Botstein: 35 Years (and Counting) as
(9 days ago) Of course, he is an egghead who is savvy enough to come down from his ivory tower and appear on mainstream TV shows. So when Colbert joked, “I believe you used to pet a white cat and plan world domination” — a reference to the character Dr. Evil in the Austin Powers films, you couldn’t help but think, “Hmm. I see the resemblance, and
These Are the Hudson Valley's Top Dentists in 2018
(8 days ago) Of course there are many fine dentists who are not included in this representative list. It is intended as a sampling of the great body of talent in the field of dentistry in the United States. A dentist’s inclusion on our list is based on the subjective judgments of his or her fellow dentists. While it is true that the lists may at times
Free Kadampa Meditation World Peace Buddhist Temple
(1 days ago) Kadampa Meditation Center New York Sullivan County Catskills Re-opening free to the Public. Kids, families and pets on leash welcome! Kadampa Meditation Center New York in Sullivan County Catskills will be re-opening in phases per the guidelines of New York state and the CDC. Also, because we are a volunteer-run organization, our reopening is being […]
2013 Golf Getaway in Northern California in 2013
(1 days ago) The Old Course, a traditional parkland-style track that opened in 1973, was designed by Arnold Palmer and Francis Duane. Its 18th hole along the ocean has been ranked among the 100 best in America. The Ocean Course was designed by Arthur Hills to pay homage to Scottish links-style courses. It debuted in 1997 and was remodeled in 2009 to make it
Hudson Valley Ice Cream Shops
(5 days ago) Why, Facebook of course — and while online, be sure to enter their frequent contests, you might just win a pint. The ever-expanding shop now also offers cakes and pies by request, and they’ve begun selling their frozen goodies to restaurants. Seating is available inside (on cow-print benches, naturally) and on the outdoor deck overlooking
This Swanky LaGrange Distillery Wants to Make American
(5 days ago) Next up, of course, is the whiskey. Because it takes a number of years to develop, the drink requires perfection at each step of the game. Thomson will use Swan’s proprietary barrel to age the spirit, which relies upon a portion of grain from the Hudson Valley. The drink will mature onsite to keep production hyperlocal.
The Kids Will Love These Hudson Valley Easter Egg Hunts
(3 days ago) Kids can sit down in the park for a story time with the Easter Bunny and then have an “egg roll” relay race on the soccer field. For the Hudson Valley inventors out their, design an egg launcher before the event to compete for the furthest shot. Register for this limited event online ahead of time, and keep their rain date of March 28 open.
Social Media Influencer Natalie Zfat on Freelancing and
(4 days ago) Held over the course of the day at the Stone Ridge higher education center, the conference delves into topics that range from writing business plans and leveraging social media strategies to marketing online and delivering effective presentations.
Catherine’s Restaurant, Goshen, NY: American Food in
(6 days ago) For main courses, we chose two signature dishes: braised short ribs; and (our server told us) the most popular dish in the restaurant, crispy chicken risotto. Both halves of a Murray’s chicken breast — coated in panko crumbs and sautéed to a golden crisp — came on a bed of risotto and were topped with roasted red peppers and a generous
Peace Corps 50th Anniversary: Profiles of Five Hudson
(9 days ago) Once that was up and running, Osterhoudt began a doctoral program at Yale University for forestry, her husband taking over much of the fledgling business. (She’s completed her courses and field work in Madagascar and is now writing her dissertation.) “Sarah and I went into the Peace Corps ready to be transformed,” Delafield concludes.
Restaurant Review: Duo Bistro in Kingston, New American
(2 days ago) A word of advice: No matter how satisfying your previous courses have been, don’t skip dessert. The chocolate cherry terrine served amid a swirl of baked meringue with a dollop of vanilla ice cream on top is dense, rich, lip-licking decadence on a plate. Even so, I think I prefer the silky goat cheese custard and raspberry compote, which is
These Hudson Valley Corn Mazes Are A-Maize-ing
(6 days ago) Dubbed “agritainment,” the onsite festivities include four corn mazes (yes, really), an apple launcher, obstacle course, and a giant slide. Online reservations in advance are required, so book a time slot to make the most of all the activities the Modena farm has to offer. Kelder’s Farm. 5755 Rte 209, Kerhonkson
Thelma Adams Is an Author, Film Critic, and Leading Lady
(1 days ago) Although COVID restrictions quickly curtailed festival attendance in 2020, Adams is still writing articles, reviewing festival films seen online; introducing foreign films for a streaming site, working on a novel, and actively promoting the role of women in film. “I was very fortunate that films have become my day job,” she said.
This Hudson Valley Musician Is a Kids’ Music Superstar
(5 days ago) Online, her songs and accompanying music videos skyrocket across the web. She averages about 12 million monthly streams, with millions of CDs and DVDs sold. On YouTube, her top hits “The Goldfish (Let’s Go Swimming)” and “We Are the Dinosaurs” have garnered more than seven million and 10 million views, respectively.
This Autumn Wedding Brings 1920s Romance to the Hudson Valley
(Just Now) “I was a bawling mess, of course, but it couldn’t have been more perfect, since I love Disney so much,” Madeline enthuses. “To have my family there with me made it even more special.” Madeline, a Hudson Valley local, was already familiar with The Grandview through her job as Digital Ad Trafficker for Today Media Inc ., the parent
Golf Outing to Benefit Astor Services
(5 days ago) Rally your friends and colleagues and join Astor Services for Children and Families’ Golf Committee for a fun day in support of the nonprofit! Tickets are priced at $175 per golfer or $700 per foursome, and packages including raffle tickets are also available. Raffle ticket holders will be entered to win a $500 gift certificate […]