PROGRAMS FOR ALL
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Tour: Glenview

Wednesdays-Sundays   1 & 3pm

Join your dedicated guide and visit Glenview’s restored 19th-century rooms, furnishing,
and works of art.

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Highlights Tours
Permanent Collection
Wed-Sun, Sept 20-24, 1pm

As part of a special program leading up to the opening of Walks with Artists: The Hudson Valley and Beyond, we are pleased to offer a week of Docent-led Museum Highlights tours of the permanent collection.

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First Sundays Gallery Tour
Permanent Collection
Sun, Oct 1, 1pm

Meander through the Museum with one of our Docents, who will present a tour of Glenview and highlight works on view from the permanent collection.

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WALK & TALK WITH AN ARTIST
Marcus C. John, Spoken Word Artist
Sat, Oct 7, 2pm

Enjoy a stroll through Walks with Artists: The Hudson Valley and Beyond with spoken word artist Marcus C. John, who will offer interpretations of select works from the perspective of his own practice.

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STROLL WITH THE STAFF
Walk with the Curator: Ted Barrow
Sun, Oct 8, 1pm

Take a special tour with the newest member of our Curatorial Department, Ted Barrow, Assistant Curator, during the opening weekend of Walks with Artists: The Hudson Valley and Beyond.

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Sunday Scholars
Protecting Our Precious Water: Global and Local Perspectives with Marcia M. Brewster and Paul Gallay
Sun, Oct 8, 2pm

Marcia M. Brewster, former Senior Officer for Water Resources at the United Nations Division for Sustainable Development, and Paul Gallay, President of Riverkeeper, a nonprofit dedicated to protecting the Hudson River, discuss the importance of water resource conservation and protection at both global and local levels.

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Arts in the Afternoon
The Aesthetic Landscape and Sublime Nostalgia: Late 19th-Century Landscapes at the Hudson River Museum
Wed, Oct 11, 1:30pm, followed by 3pm tour

By comparing and contrasting two works on view in Walks with Artists, Assistant Curator Ted Barrow will delineate the shifting expectations for American landscape painting during the second half of the 19th century.

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CLASSICAL GUITAR PERFORMANCE BY CARLOS PAVAN
Sat, Oct 14, 3pm

In recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month, we are pleased to present a special performance by Carlos Pavan, Argentinian composer and guitarist.

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FAMILY DAY
Sun, Oct 15, 12–5pm

Celebrate our current exhibitions with activities for the whole family to enjoy! Face painting, tours, art projects, and a family guide activity will be available throughout the day. Plus, master the medium of graphite with artist Leonardo De La Cruz in a Drop In & Draw sketching workshop in the galleries from 12 to 2pm. Finally, catch a performance by Bash the Trash at 4pm!

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KIDS EXPLORE THE LANDSCAPE WITH ZAFIRO ACEVEDO
Sat, Oct 21, 2pm

In this hands-on workshop series led by artist Zafiro Acevedo, participants will examine classical landscape elements and create works using natural elements such as pine cones, grass, and leaves in addition to traditional art materials.
Recommended for ages 5–10.

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NATURE AND BEYOND - NEW PROGRAM!
Changing Nature with Andrea Packard
Sun, Oct 22, 2–4pm

This new program, designed by Teaching Artist-in-Residence Andrea Packard, will begin with a guided tour through the Museum’s galleries and end with a hands-on introduction to landscape collage.
RSVP: publicprograms@hrm.org

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HALLOWEEKEND
Sat & Sun, Oct 28, 29, 12–5pm

Celebrate the spookiest weekend of the year with activities for the whole family to enjoy! Throughout the weekend, make your own monster masks, go on haunted tours of Glenview and Nybelwyck Hall, and trick-or-treat in costume! On Saturday, enjoy a Halloween magic show with Kathie Cvitkovac at 1 & 3pm, followed by a costume parade with the Nepperhan Community Center Band at 4pm. On Sunday, make Halloween-themed balloon art with Brenda Hernandez from 2–4pm, watch as Washington Irving visits Glenview (with Hal Greenberg) at 2 & 4pm, and participate in a costumed photoshoot throughout the day!

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WALK & TALK WITH AN ARTIST
Alison Moritsugu, Visual Artist
Sat, Nov 4, 2pm

Enjoy a stroll through Walks with Artists: The Hudson Valley and Beyond with visual artist Alison Moritsugu, who will offer interpretations of select works from the perspective of her own practice.

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First Sundays Gallery Tour
Walks with Artists: The Hudson Valley and Beyond
Sun, Nov 5, 1pm

Meander through the Museum with one of our Docents, who will present a tour of our current exhibition Walks with Artists: The Hudson Valley and Beyond.

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Arts in the Afternoon
Climate Change and the Paris Agreement, George Garland
Wed, Nov 8, 1:30pm, followed by 3pm tour

George Garland, President of the Board of the United Nations Association Southern New York Division, will outline the main ideas behind the Paris climate accord and describe how we can play our part—both in Westchester County and beyond—in rising up to this global challenge.

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Sunday Scholars
The Sublime and Beyond, Andrea Packard
Sun, Nov 12, 2pm

Teaching-Artist-in-Residence Andrea Packard will discuss the evolution of the sublime in art, referencing our current exhibition.

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DROP IN & DRAW
Terry Kessler Schwarz: Graphite, Charcoal, and Soft Pastel
Sat, Nov 18, 12–2pm

Master the media of graphite, charcoal, and soft pastel with artist Terry Kessler Schwarz, who will teach participants how to depict water scenes.

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KIDS EXPLORE THE LANDSCAPE WITH ZAFIRO ACEVEDO
Sat, Nov 18, 2pm

In this hands-on workshop series led by artist Zafiro Acevedo, participants will examine classical landscape elements and create works using natural elements such as pine cones, grass, and leaves in addition to traditional art materials.
Recommended for ages 5–10.

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STROLL WITH THE STAFF
Walk with the Archivist: Giovanna Fiorino-Iannace, PhD, Visiting Associate Curator
Sun, Nov 19, 1pm

Take a special tour of the 70-foot, 14-panel masterwork Sylvia Sleigh: Invitation to a Voyage with our Visiting Associate Curator, Giovanna Fiorino-Iannace.

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HOLIDAY KICKOFF
Fri, Nov 24, 12–5pm

Celebrate the day after Thanksgiving with activities for the whole family. Learn how to paint a wintry landscape and enjoy face painting with Junior Docents from 1–4pm; experience storytelling with April Armstrong at 1:30, 2, & 3:30pm; watch the premieres of two live Planetarium shows: Holiday Sky Tonight at 2pm and Myths, Legends, and Travelers’ Tales at 3:30pm; and participate in a sing along at 4pm.

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WALK & TALK WITH AN ARTIST
Ann van Buren, Poet  
Sat, Nov 25, 2pm

Enjoy a stroll through Walks with Artists: The Hudson Valley and Beyond with poet Ann van Buren, who will offer interpretations of select works from the perspective of her own practice.