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February 2018

Thematic Tour: John Jay and George Washington

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
John Jay Homestead, 400 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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George-Washington

Happy birthday, George Washington! George Washington respected John Jay so much that, as president, he gave Jay his choice of job in the new administration. Join us on a docent-led tour of John Jay’s Bedford House to explore the close relationship between these two leaders of our early Republic.Tours depart from the glass porch of the Main House at 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. Regular admission fees apply.

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1st LOOK/Members Preview: Long, Winding Journeys: Contemporary Art and the Islamic Tradition

February 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Long-Winding-Journeys

5:00 - 6:00 PM: Curator's Circle Membership and Above (1st LOOK) 6:00 - 8:00 PM: All KMA Membership Levels + Guests This exclusive event for KMA members and sponsors will celebrate the Katonah Museum of Art's presentation of Long, Winding Journeys: Contemporary Art and the Islamic Tradition. Long, Winding Journeys: Contemporary Art and the Islamic Tradition presents a focused look at a group of artists of Middle Eastern and South Asian descent whose work engages the diverse forms of Islamic…

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China & America: The New Geopolitical Equation

February 27 @ 10:15 am - 12:00 pm
Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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China-US

Please join us for a discussion on the new geopolitical equation between China and America. Our topic leader will be Charlie Kimball. Great Decisions meets for intelligent, non-partisan, seminar-style discussions of foreign affairs topics. Meetings take place in the Garden Room on the lower level of the library. All are welcome.

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March 2018

Thematic Tour: Women of the Jay Family

March 1 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
John Jay Homestead, 400 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Sarah, Nancy, Eleanor and the rest! Six generations of strong, educated women lived at John Jay’s Bedford House. Their stories shed light on the roles of women in upper class homes in the eighteenth, nineteenth, and early twentieth centuries. Take a docent-led tour of John Jay’s Bedford House highlighting the lives of the Jay women.Tours depart from the glass porch of the Main House at 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. Regular admission fees apply.

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Ann Hampton Callaway with special guest Cyrille Aimée

March 2 @ 8:00 pm
The Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, 06877 United States
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“The Ella Century” Moffly Media Evening of Art, Wine and Jazz Series Ridgefield Magazine Broadway & Cabaret Series Partially Underwritten by Adam Broderick Salon & Spa Join us in the lobby at 7:15pm for an Italian wine tasting by Pera Wines and an art exhibit by Miho Goto! Ann Hampton Callaway “…superbly intelligent, singularly creative pop-jazz stylist who can stand shoulder to shoulder with Streisand, Ronstadt, Shirley Horn, and Dianne Reeves…” – JazzTimes — returns to the Playhouse with an…

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Open Mic

March 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on February 3, 2018 at 4:00pm

One event on March 3, 2018 at 4:00pm

Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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FREE
Open-Mic

Sign up at the door for your 5 minutes of fame! Sing - Perform - Dance - Act - Entertain First-come, first sign-up. 12 slots available.

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Chad Prather

March 9 @ 8:00 pm
The Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, 06877 United States
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Star Spangled Banter Comedy Tour Barts Tree Service Comedy Series Northeast Builders of Ridgefield Emerging Artist Series Chad Prather is known for his way with words. He is a comedian, armchair philosopher, musician and observational humorist. He is often referred to as “the modern day Will Rogers.” He is a fast-talking combination of Lewis Grizzard and Jeff Foxworthy. Originally from Augusta, Georgia, Chad now calls the Fort Worth, Texas area home. He grew up working with horses (an industry he…

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Schwab Vocal Rising Stars

March 11 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, 149 Girdle Ridge Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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$15 - $35
Caramoor Vocal Rising Stars

From Lute Song to the Beatles: Songs of the British Isles Join us as we travel the British Isles! Artistic Director Steven Blier selects four young voices and a pianist for a week-long residency which includes daily coaching, rehearsals, and workshops, culminating in a Music Room performance to bring these songs to life. Assisted by Michael Barrett, Associate Artistic Director of the New York Festival of Song (NYFOS), and developed in conjunction with NYFOS, this bracing survey of British song…

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Inequality and Policy

March 13 @ 10:15 am - 12:00 pm
Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Inequality

Please join us for a discussion on inequality and policy. Our topic leader will be Peter Kuniholm. Great Decisions meets for intelligent, non-partisan, seminar-style discussions of foreign affairs topics. Meetings take place in the Garden Room on the lower level of the library. All are welcome.

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Scholars Lecture – Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution

March 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
John Jay Homestead, 400 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Nathaniel Philbrick, Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution. Philbrick gives a challenging and sympathetic interpretation of the relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold, who was a hero, brilliant general, and close confidant before he became a traitor. Valiant Ambition has won the George Washington Book Prize; Philbrick is also the author of 10 other books, and winner of many book prizes and awards, including a National Book Award (In the Heart of…

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Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War

March 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Five-Came-Back

Read the book. Join the Discussion. This month's book, Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War by Mark Harris, tells the remarkable true story of how five Hollywood directors - John Ford, George Stevens, John Huston, William Wyler, and Frank Capra - were given unprecedented access by the U.S. government to film in combat zones during World War Two and how their films shaped America's war propaganda effort.

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Fiber Club

March 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on February 22, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on March 15, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on April 19, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on May 16, 2018 at 7:00pm

Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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FREE
Fiber-Club

All fiber and textile enthusiasts are welcome. Join us for a monthly handcraft night. Drop in with any portable knitting, crochet, needlepoint, embroidery, spinning, or weaving project you would like to work on. Enjoy good company and learn from others. All levels of experience are welcome. Hosted by Madeleine Polemeni. For information contact Stephanie King at sking@katonahmuseum.org or call 914-232-9555 ext. 2968.

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Thematic Tour: John Jay and James Madison

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
John Jay Homestead, 400 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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James-Madison

Happy birthday, James Madison! Our fourth president and Virginia native, James Madison, co-authored The Federalist Papers with Alexander Hamilton and John Jay. Madison and Jay were instrumental in the ratification of the United States Constitution in 1787, but diverged politically afterwards when Madison aligned with Thomas Jefferson and his Democratic-Republicans. Take a docent-led tour of John Jay’s Bedford House highlighting the relationship between these two Founding Fathers.Tours depart from the glass porch of the Main House at 1pm, 2pm, and…

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Understanding Islam

March 17 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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MCC

Dive into Islam’s tenets and practices with Aida Mansoor of the Muslim Coalition of Connecticut. Focusing on American Muslims, her discussion will move beyond stereotypes to explore rich spiritual practices and the challenges Muslims face in the United States.

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Global Health

March 27 @ 10:15 am - 12:00 pm
Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Global-Health

Please join us for a discussion on world health. Our topic leader will be Mike Kornfield. Great Decisions meets for intelligent, non-partisan, seminar-style discussions of foreign affairs topics. Meetings take place in the Garden Room on the lower level of the library. All are welcome.

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Colin Jacobsen, Nicholas Cords and Edward Arron

March 29 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, 149 Girdle Ridge Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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$20 - $65
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Caramoor favorites Colin Jacobsen (founding member of The Knights and Brooklyn Rider), Nicolas Cords and Edward Arron (both Evnin Rising Star alumni) join forces for a special performance of Bach’s iconic and beloved Goldberg Variations, arranged for string trio. Opening the program will be Biber’s haunting Passacaglia from his Mystery Sonatas, for solo violin.

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April 2018

The Media and Foreign Policy

April 10 @ 10:15 am - 12:00 pm
Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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media-foreign-policy

Please join us for a discussion on the media and foreign policy. Great Decisions meets for intelligent, non-partisan, seminar-style discussions of foreign affairs topics. Meetings take place in the Garden Room on the lower level of the library. All are welcome.

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Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Evicted

Read the book. Join the Discussion. This month's book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by David Holmes, follows eight Milwaukee families as they struggle to find affordable housing. Winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for General NonFiction, his book is unsettling and revelatory and offers up new ideas about how to solve one of America's most pressing problem.

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Thematic Tour: John Jay and Thomas Jefferson

April 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
John Jay Homestead, 400 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Thomas-Jefferson

Happy Birthday Thomas Jefferson! John Jay and Thomas Jefferson were constant adversaries during their political careers, but became friends and corresponded often during retirement. Take a docent-led tour of John Jay's Bedford House highlighting the relationship between Jay and Jefferson.Tours depart from the glass porch of the Main House at 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. Regular admission fees apply.

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Met Opera ENCORE in HD: Luisa Miller (Verde)

April 15 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, 06877 United States
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$15 - $25

Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings Live in HD & Classical Series The Metropolitan Opera Live in HD Series Buy Tickets Plácido Domingo adds this rarely performed Verdi gem to the Met lineup, a heart-wrenching tragedy of fatherly love. Sonya Yoncheva sings the title role opposite Piotr Beczała in the first Met performances of the opera in more than ten years. Running time: 3 hours, 38 mins

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