This thurs., June 20, the Hudson House invites you to lace up your Adidas and dance the night away at the 80s Dance Party and Art Auction upstairs at the Hudson House, from 7-10pm. Proceeds go to the Nyack Park Conservancy Skatepark Committee.
The Historical Society of Rockland County has a few seats left for their Bus Tour of Historic Houses of Worship on Saturday, June 1. This trip, which is part of the NY State Path Through History Weekend, will include seven stops including churches in Tappan, Clarkstown, Orangeburg, the three Nyack villages and Sparkill.
by Nyack Schools’ MusicWorks
What do the Theater an der Wien in Vienna and the Auditorium at Nyack High School have in common? Both are lucky enough to have held performances of Beethoven’s Choral Fantasy. In Vienna, it was performed in December 1808. In 2013, the piece will be performed on Wednesday night May 29 at Nyack High School at 7:30p.
This weekend, The Strange Bedfellows will present William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night in Sparkill. Tickets are still available for performances on Friday and Saturday nights at 7p and a Sunday Matinee at 2p at the Union Arts.
If you are looking for something different to do on Saturday, the River Rowing Association has two suggestions: watch and row.
The RRA hosts its annual Directors’ Cup Regatta on Rockland Lake from 8a-11a followed by awards and a picnic lunch. And if you want to try the sport for yourself, stick around for the free Learn-to-Row lessons from 1-4p.
by Jean Havens
The famous Thin Mints remain, but Girl Scouts are giving their cookie boxes an overhaul to highlight the real purpose of the $790-million cookie program, teaching girls five essential life skills: goal setting, decision making, money management, business ethics, and people skills. To celebrate such a monumental program, this year Girl Scouts has named Feb 8 National Girl Scout Cookie Day. Girls will be asking 50 million cookie fans across the nation to buy or order more boxes in honor of their success in running the largest girl-led business enterprise in the world.