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Ongoing | FLUID Exhibition

FLUID 2015 Located at the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Building C May 2-December 13 Tuesdays-Sundays, 10AM-5PM This summer’s group exhibition explores the theme of water and features interactive public art. Guest Curator is Jesse Hamerman of the Public Art Fund. Artists include: Nancy Agati, Louisa Armbrust, Charlotte Becket, Zelda Blair, Colleen Pike Blair,, Rachel Burgess, Jessica... »

May 27 | Four Seasons Mosaics & Pinot

FOUR SEASONS: Mosaics and Pinot This four-part course covers basic techniques of painting and mosaics as taught by Ryan McGivern of the Art Lab. At each class participants will enjoy a wine and cheese tasting paired by wine expert Deb McCole. The classes are not sequential so you many attend any or all. Materials will be supplied. Space is limited. Please make reservations early by calling (718) 4... »

May 29| Four Seasons Concert Series: Joan Caddell and the Midnight Choir

FOUR SEASONS Concert Series Fridays, May 8, 15, 29 and June 5, 12:30 PM * Richmond County Saving Foundation Tuscan Garden Green Stage * Admission: Free Bring your lunch and enjoy these free, acoustic concerts to be performed at lunchtime alfresco on the beautiful Snug Harbor campus. Concert performers will include such diversified groups as Allergic to the B’s, Joan Caddell and the Midnight Choir ... »

May 29-30 | S.I. Performing Arts Festival

Staten Island Performing Arts Festival This two-day showcase of local musicians, dancers and spoken artists includes musician Shoshana Vogel & Friends, Tina Thompson’s Skin Dance Company, the Sri Lankan Dance Company, the Unity Cultural Workshop, and others. It is curated by dancer, choreographer and teacher, Sheila Rohan, and is funded through the generous support of ALL ACCESS ARTS, and New ... »

May 30, 2015 | PASS Spoken Word by NYC Youth Poet Laureate Ramya Ramana with Opening Act by Poet-Linc

    New York City’s 2014 Teen Poet Laureate Ramya Ramana, takes us on a Biographical Journey in “Escaping Infidelity”. Together with two musicians she takes on womanhood and being a woman of color in poems that will leave you enthralled. This performance includes a 10 minute opening act presentation by Poet-Linc. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS »

June 18 | Sunset Tour of the New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden: Classical Scholar’s Gardens Throughout History

Participants will interact with Snug Harbor’s Chinese garden experts Dr. Ronald Altman and Nick Van Eyck as they stroll through the first authentic classical Chinese garden in the United States. Dr. Altman will discuss the origin of the Garden, which was based on the designs of Ming Dynasty Gardens (1368-1644) and constructed by Chinese artisans on the Sung Harbor campus. Refreshments will be incl... »

June 12 | Neptune Ball

Elegant Attire Requested Kindly Respond by May 20, 2015 Contact 718.425.3511 for more information »

June 21, 2015 | Carnegie Hall Neighborhood Concert Performance with Banda Magda (FREE)

YOUTH MATTERS Concert Series SNUG HARBOR CULTURAL CENTER & BOTANICAL GARDEN presents in collaboration with Carnegie Hall’s Neighborhood Concerts: BANDA MAGDA IN CONCERT SUNDAY, JUNE 21 2PM: South Meadow Stage Free Admission This program, in cooperation with the Carnegie Hall’s Neighborhood Concerts Series, features the band of Greek-born singer and accordionist, Magda Giannikou. The music taps... »

June 27, 2015 | EQUUS PROJECTS

The Equus Projects, directed by choreographer JoAnna Mendl Shaw, will premiere of Grazing Gracefully, a new work created with local Staten Island horses from Seguine Equestrian Center and featuring Equus dancers joined by two Ailey BFA dancers and cellist/composer Chris Lancaster.  CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS »