Come meet sled dogs Diamond (a former Iditarod lead dog) and Khumba (a former sprint racing dog) in this educational program about mushing in Alaska. This presentation, led by dog musher Pamela Williams, will illustrate the difference between endurance and sprint racing that will give an overview of sled racing culture in Alaska and around […]
For centuries Mehndi, the art of henna painting on the body has been practiced in India, Africa, & the Middle East, where the henna plant is believed to bring love & good fortune, and to protect against evil. Everyone will get their own henna tattoo. A permission form for minors MUST be filled out by […]
DETAILS The Beauty As Fuel For Change project is excited to announce its First Art Exhibition, Opening Sunday January 15, 2023, 2-5PM, and continuing Mondays-Fridays 8:30AM-4PM, January 16-February 17. The exhibition will be at The Wenberg Family Art Gallery, Fonseca Center, Masters School, 49 Clinton Ave, Dobbs Ferry, NY. Participants, inspired by the theme to […]
Local filmmaker Jon Scott Bennett will present his extraordinary documentary, “The Pound Ridge Massacre, A Dark Chapter in Early America” In 1644, a combined force of Dutch and English colonists attacked a Native American village in present-day Westchester County, New York. It was one of the deadliest attacks on the indigenous people on the Atlantic […]
A fusion of Venezuelan and Appalachian folk music on harp, banjo, cuatro, fiddle, maracas, guitar, upright bass, and more. Larry Bellorín hails from Monagas, Venezuela and is a legend of Llanera music. Joe Troop is from North Carolina and is a GRAMMY-nominated bluegrass and old-time musician. Larry was forced into exile and is an asylum […]
Television news has undergone remarkable transformations in the last seven decades. Beginning with the Camel News Caravan with John Cameron Swayze in 1948, evening newscasts drew tens of millions of viewers nightly and expanded from 15 minutes to 30 minutes when Walter Cronkite became the anchor of the CBS Evening News in 1963. With the […]
The CCC Pro-Am Ensemble is Cross-Cultural Connection's workshop ensemble in which students from diverse backgrounds play alongside seasoned professional clinicians. The result is a powerful current of joy that is a delight for performers and audiences alike as they experience the power and beauty of American folk music - Jazz. No registration required.