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Posts for February 2014

Volunteer Workshop at Senate House Historic Site

Feb 26, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

senate-house-state-historic-site.jpgKingston, N.Y. - Are you interested in history?  Do you like helping others?  Do you enjoy learning new things?  Join us at Senate House State Historic Site at 2 pm on Sunday March 23, 2014 for our Volunteer Workshop.  This is a great way to meet other people and share your interests.  Many volunteer opportunities exist including leading tours of Senate House, providing visitor services, ...

Three-Time Grammy Winner Michelle DeYoung Launches Westchester Philharmonic’s Spring Events

Feb 26, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

westchester-philharmic.jpgAcclaimed mezzo-soprano joins guest conductor Kwamé Ryan for April 6th program of Fauré, Berlioz, and Schumann "Inside the Music" pre-concert dinner on April 5th with Maestro Ryan Purchase, N.Y. - The Westchester Philharmonic's reputation for discovering young talent before they become household names - Joshua Bell, Gil Shaham, and Midori all performed with the orchestra as little-known ...

Winter Wonderland to Winter Wanderland

Feb 26, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

St. Patrick’s Day Parade, GoshenHang onto your mittens, winter's winding down in Orange County, but not the fun! Hudson Valley, N.Y. - The snowy landscape will soon be refreshing Orange County's beautiful lakes and rivers as it melts, but winter white is expected to cloak the ski slopes at Tuxedo Ridge and Mount Peter for much of March. Hurry and get in that last month of lessons or practice runs. As temperatures rise, you ...

Roof Garden Installation by Dan Graham to Open at Metropolitan Museum April 29

Feb 21, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

met_logo1.jpgInstallation Dates: April 29-November 2, 2014 Installation Location: The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden Press Preview: Monday, April 28, 10:00 a.m.-noon (weather permitting) New York, N.Y. - American artist Dan Graham (born 1942, Urbana, Illinois) will create a site-specific installation atop The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden-the second in a ...

Destination Moon at Lightspace March 1st

Feb 20, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

dest-moon_lightspace.PNGNew York, N.Y. - Mark your calendar for March 1st as Destination Moon (1115 Flushing Ave, Brooklyn) invites you to a night of music & art to rock all of your senses. Engage with sculpture, performance, projection mapping and more, curated by OXHEART.  Dance your little heart out to the afro-beat grooves of EMEFE, the badass rockin' vibe of The Skins, the soulful swooning of Aabaraki plus more ...

Finger Lakes Sweet Treat Trail Receives ‘Signs of Sustainability’ Award

Feb 20, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

sweet-trail.jpgTrail given kudos for sustainable development Cayuga County, NY - The Finger Lakes Sweet Trail is proud to be selected as recipient of a ‘Signs of Sustainability' award by Sustainable Tompkins, the premiere organization devoted to catalyzing sustainable development in our region.  The ‘Signs of Sustainability' awards highlight local individuals and organizations doing their part to help ...

La MaMa and Monk Parrots to present World Premiere of “Bum Phillips All-American Opera” in NYC

Feb 19, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

1-photo-bum-phillips-all-american-opera-w.jpgPreviews begin March 12, Opens March 15 PRESS INVITATION/COVERAGE REQUEST: Wed 3/12 at 7:30pm, Thu 3/13 at 7:30pm, Sat 3/15 at 7:30pm, Sun 3/16 at 2:30pm (Press are welcome to attend shows beyond official press dates.) New York, N.Y. - La MaMa, in association with Monk Parrots, proudly presents the World Premiere of Bum Phillips All-American Opera, a new contemporary opera ...

ROOST Earns DMAI Accreditation Renewal

Feb 19, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

lake-placid-cvb.JPGLake Placid, Adirondacks USA - The Lake Placid CVB/Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) has been granted renewal of its accreditation through the Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP).   The DMAP is administered by Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI), the world's largest and most reliable resource for official Destination Marketing Organizations.   ...

Concrete Temple Theatre to present World Premiere of “Alone in Triptych” at HERE in NYC

Feb 19, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

poster-alone-in-triptych-ctt-w.jpgPreviews begin March 13, Opens March 16 PRESS INVITATION/COVERAGE REQUEST: Fri 3/14 at 8:30pm, Sat 3/15 at 8:30pm, Sun 3/16 at 4pm, Mon 3/17 at 8:30pm, Wed 3/19 at 8:30pm (Press are welcome to attend shows beyond official press dates.) New York, N.Y. - Concrete Temple Theatre proudly presents the World Premiere of Alone in Triptych, written by Renee Philippi and co-directed by Eric ...

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