The Beat http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/ Latest Posts Sat, 06 Feb 2016 00:13:06 GMT Climate-Themed Lecture and Art Exhibit at Rockefeller State Park Preserve http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/5/Climate-Themed-Lecture-and-Art-Exhibit-at-Rockefeller-State-Park-Preserve/8178/ Pleasantville, N.Y. (2/5/16) - The Art Gallery at Rockefeller State Park Preserve will host a special lecture by one of the artists featured in the gallery's climate-themed exhibit, "Climatic Visions." On Sunday, February 28 at 3:30 p.m., Melissa Fleming will present "The Art and Science of Climate Change." She will introduce the basic science of climate change and how artists from around the globe are reacting to its diverse impacts. The presentation will explore how art can enlighten the public and produce positive action solving these critical issues. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/5/Climate-Themed-Lecture-and-Art-Exhibit-at-Rockefeller-State-Park-Preserve/8178/ Bethel Woods Center Reveals the 2016 Edible Arrangements of Orange County Country Megaticket http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/5/Bethel-Woods-Center-Reveals-the-2016-Edible-Arrangements-of-Orange-County-Country-Megaticket/8177/ Four Concert Megaticket Delivers Country Music's Biggest Stars Bethel, N.Y. (Feb 5, 2016) - Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is proud to present The 2016 Edible Arrangements of Orange County NY Country Megaticket, a four show "package" featuring the summer's hottest country shows. The Megaticket gives fans the opportunity to buy tickets FIRST to the biggest lineup of country ... Fri, 05 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/5/Bethel-Woods-Center-Reveals-the-2016-Edible-Arrangements-of-Orange-County-Country-Megaticket/8177/ Indiecade East Returns to Museum Of The The Moving Image April 29–May 1 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Indiecade-East-Returns-to-Museum-Of-The-The-Moving-Image-April-29-May-1/8176/ Early-bird IndieCade East Festival passes are now on sale (through Feb. 29) Astoria, Queens, New York (Feb 4, 2016) - IndieCadeTM, the nation's premier independent video game festival, and Museum of the Moving Image, the nation's only museum devoted to film, television, and digital media, will partner for a fourth year to present IndieCade East from April 29 through May 1, 2016 at Museum of the Moving Image in New York City. This lively weekend Festival - which fills the Museum with games, panels, and talks-celebrates the diversity and creativity of both video game creators and fans and showcases how their independent energy, inspiration, and innovation enrich the world of video games. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Indiecade-East-Returns-to-Museum-Of-The-The-Moving-Image-April-29-May-1/8176/ ABM Announces 2016 Event Dates http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/ABM-Announces-2016-Event-Dates/8175/ Clayton. N.Y. - The Antique Boat Museum (ABM), North America's premier freshwater nautical museum based in Clayton, NY, announced today the dates of its well-known traditional events to be held this coming season. A complete listing of Museum events, educational courses, and other special activities will be announced at a later date. Registration for select events will open on March 1, 2016. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/ABM-Announces-2016-Event-Dates/8175/ Winter Delights: Colonial Chocolate and Games http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Winter-Delights-Colonial-Chocolate-and-Games/8174/ Rensselaer, N.Y. - On Thursday February 18, 2016 Crailo State Historic Site will be offering "Winter Delights: Colonial Chocolate and Games" for children, their parents and anyone interested in historic chocolate and entertainment. Between 10:00am and 1:00 pm everyone is welcome to drop in to learn about 18th century drinking chocolate and play indoor colonial games. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Winter-Delights-Colonial-Chocolate-and-Games/8174/ Spring comes early to the George Eastman Museum with annual Dutch Connection floral display http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Spring-comes-early-to-the-George-Eastman-Museum-with-annual-Dutch-Connection-floral-display/8173/ Live flowers on display February 12-28-also on view, artifacts from George Eastman's life 100 years ago Rochester, N.Y. -The George Eastman Museum presents virtual springtime, with the annual Dutch Connectionfloral display, on view Friday, February 12, through Sunday, February 28. This colorful two-week display will feature thousands of flowering bulbs, displayed throughout the historic mansion. The two-week display is a welcome treat for the eyes and nose in the midst of winter. The museum's historic Conservatory will be filled with thousands of tulips, hyacinths, daffodils, amaryllis, and freesias, in various vibrant shades-the same colors Eastman featured 100 years ago. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Spring-comes-early-to-the-George-Eastman-Museum-with-annual-Dutch-Connection-floral-display/8173/ Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival 2016 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Ticonderoga-End-of-Winter-Carnival-2016/8172/ Ticonderoga, N.Y. - February 4, 2016 - The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) Promotions Committee in coordination with the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce and Silver Bay YMCA Teen Center, as well as local businesses and organization are pleased to announce they will host the Second Annual Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival on Saturday, March 5th from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Ticonderoga Armory and Ticonderoga Recreational Areas. The carnival will offer games, indoor and outdoor activities, carnival food, and fun for all ages. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Ticonderoga-End-of-Winter-Carnival-2016/8172/ Safety Certification Training for Young Boaters in NY Now One Day at 2016 CNY Boat Show February 20 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Safety-Certification-Training-for-Young-Boaters-in-NY-Now-One-Day-at-2016-CNY-Boat-Show-February-20/8171/ Syracuse, N.Y. -- The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and New York Sea Grant have announced a change in the Young Boater Safety Certification training course offered annually at the Central New York Boat Show. For 2016, the free program that certifies youth ages 10 to 17 to legally operate a motorized boat or watercraft alone on New York waters will be offered entirely on one day, Saturday, February 20, from 9am to 5pm, at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse, NY. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Safety-Certification-Training-for-Young-Boaters-in-NY-Now-One-Day-at-2016-CNY-Boat-Show-February-20/8171/ The Underground Railroad in the Seneca Falls and Waterloo Area http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/The-Underground-Railroad-in-the-Seneca-Falls-and-Waterloo-Area/8170/ Seneca Falls, N.Y.- Seneca Museum of Waterways and Industry and Women's Rights National Historical Park are partnering to bring Walter Gable, Seneca County Historian, to Seneca Falls to present his program titled, The Underground Railroad in the Seneca Falls-Waterloo Area. The presentation will be held on Saturday, February 13, 2016, at 1:00 pm in Women's Rights National Historical Park's Guntzel Theater. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/The-Underground-Railroad-in-the-Seneca-Falls-and-Waterloo-Area/8170/ Taryn Simon: Birds of the West Indies to open at the George Eastman Museum on February 13 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Taryn-Simon-Birds-of-the-West-Indies-to-open-at-the-George-Eastman-Museum-on-February-13/8169/ Photography exhibition unites ornithologist James Bond with James Bond 007 Rochester, N.Y., February 2, 2016 - The George Eastman Museum will present a fascinating two-part body of work from photographer Taryn Simon in Birds of the West Indies, on view in the museum's main galleries from February 13 through May 15. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/Taryn-Simon-Birds-of-the-West-Indies-to-open-at-the-George-Eastman-Museum-on-February-13/8169/