Events

  • 07/26/2014 - 2:00pm
    The history of New York’s Hudson Valley can be told in many ways. They include the lives and deeds of the prominent persons who shaped the region; the artists who were inspired by the manifold riches of the “lordly Hudson’s” valley; and the geological forces that created and shaped the region. Nancy de Flon and Anton de Flon tell history through their photographic interpretations of the...
  • 07/26/2014 - 5:00pm
      An investigation into the science of hearing, child language acquisition, neuroplasticity, brain development, and Deaf culture.  A mother notices her toddler is not learning to talk the way his brothers did… Is something wrong?  Her search for answers is a journey into the mysteries of the human brain. Lydia Denworth’s third son, Alex, was nearly two when he was identified...
  • 07/27/2014 - 3:00pm
      NYC in the late 1970s and early 80s could best be described using Charles Dickens' phrase “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Meryl Meisler’s photographs documented it with compassion and humor. As the city neared bankruptcy, crime rates rose, epidemics of arson and crack made the Big Apple seem like it was rotting to the core. In the midst of it all, a scintillating...
  • 08/02/2014 - 4:00pm
    What happens when a giant high-tech corporation opens a massive new plant on the outskirts of a small, rural, historic city? And what happens when it just as suddenly leaves? In Kingston: The IBM Years, three prominent college professors, an award-winning novelist, a longtime Ulster County journalist, and two former IBM Kingston employees examine the history of the IBM complex and the work...
  • 08/09/2014 - 5:00pm
      Carey Harrison's panoramic new novel takes us from the deep caves of South-West France to the towering Lion Rock in Sri Lanka, and back again. Roland Watkins is an archaeologist who invents a new form of psychotherapy. It sweeps the world. He can save other people's relationships. Can he save his own? Who Was That Lady? tells the story of Roland Watkins, a young archaeologist who...