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Posts for March 2012

Take a Walking Tour of Proctors on Sunday, April 29

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

proctors-theatre.JPGA Free, Open-to-the-Public, Behind-the-Scenes Look at a New York State Legend New Visitors Center Now Open  Schenectady, N.Y. - Proctors invites area residents and visitors to delight in a free, guided walking tour of Proctors arts and entertainment complex in Downtown Schenectady.It all takes place on Sunday, April 29. Participants are invited to brown-bag the event or enjoy a cozy lunch ...

Spin the Wheel of Fortune in the Hudson Valley

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

orange-county-tourism-2.JPGVowels will buy you April fun! Hudson Valley, N.Y. - April fools!  There's not really a wheel to spin, but you'll feel like a winner when you pick April happenings from the extensive calendar of events at  Think "A- E- I- O- U (sometimes Y)" and reveal some of the best things to do here in the Hudson Valley.  Of course, on such a long list you'll find wonderful ...

Hudson Valley Buddhist Temples Welcome Visitors on Sunday, April 1

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

hudson-valley-buddhism-and-the-earth.JPGBuddhism and the Earth Hudson Valley, N.Y. - Three Hudson Valley Buddhist temples welcome visitors on Sunday, April 1, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for an open house in commemoration of Earth Day. Each temple will present traditional religious and cultural practices that reinforce harmony with all living beings, and the environment they live in, such as planting trees and gardens.  No charge. ...

The Orchid Show: Patrick Blanc’s Vertical Gardens at The New York Botanical Garden Offers a Full Complement of Programming

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

ny-botanical-garden-orchid-show.JPGThrough April 22, 2012 New York, N.Y. - The Orchid Show: Patrick Blanc's Vertical Gardens presents an unforgettable experience at The New York Botanical Garden. A breathtaking spectacle of thousands of colorful orchids, the 10th annual Orchid Show also offers an opportunity to learn all about these magnificent flowers in many ways. Talks, demonstrations, workshops, and Orchid Evenings abound ...

Dryden Theatre celebrates Carole Lombard in April

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

Carole LombardFilm series features Twentieth Century, Nothing Sacred, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, and To Be or Not to Be Rochester, N.Y. - The Dryden Theatre at George Eastman House celebrates the film career of actress Carole Lombard with a four-film series in April. Before Carole Lombard was Carole Lombard, she was Jane Peters, a bit player struggling away in forgettable B pictures until the legendary Mack ...

Howe Caverns Adventure Park Hosts Job Fair March 31; New Attractions Add New Positions

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

howecaverns_com_logo.pngHowes Cave, N.Y. - Howe Caverns Adventure Park will host its annual Job Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 31. It will take place in the Café, located in the Visitor Center at 255 Discovery Drive. The Job Fair is open to everyone ages 16 and older. Full- and part-time positions are available for the 2012 season. "As a result of our 2011 expansion and the development above ground ...

2012 Wilmington Whiteface Bike Fest slated for June 14-17

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

2011 Brainless Not Chainless Gravity Ride winnersWilmington, N.Y. - With a mix of uphill, downhill, serious competition and family fun, the Annual Wilmington Whiteface Bike Fest is set for June 14-17, 2012. The weekend's free family-friendly events begin with "Fun not Fear" mountain bike instruction for beginners at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 14. On Friday, spectators will enjoy incredible stunts, jumps and tricks at the Kyle Ebbett and ...

Niagara Wine Trail named on as one of 8 Great American Short Road Trips

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

niagara-wine-trail.JPGNiagara County, NY - The Niagara Wine Trail was named as pit-stop in's best short distance road trips on Sunday, March 25, 2012. "According to a recent Expedia poll, 25 percent of men and 33 percent of women have ‘not but always wanted to' drive across the US. . . if you're not that ambitious, here are eight amazing shorter road trips that showcase some of the best scenery and ...

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Has an Exciting Roster of Events in May!

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

hudson-highlands-nature-museum-2.JPGCornwall, N.Y. - Founded in 1959, the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum is a center for nature, with a focus on environmental education and a mission to develop responsible caretakers of the natural world. Over the years it has developed quality educational programs for students and the public that focus on the unique ecology of the Hudson Highlands and promote knowledge and appreciation of our ...

2012 Images Fulton County Magazine Published

Mar 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

fulton-county-images.JPG Gloversville, N.Y. - The Fulton County Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry is pleased to announce the debut of Images Fulton County 2012, a spectacular new edition of its quality-of-life magazine that showcases the best of the community through all original features and photography. The Chamber, the Fulton County Tourism Department and select area businesses will distribute the magazine ...

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