Back to Metroland's Home Page!
 Site Search
   Search Metroland.Net
 Classifieds
   View Classified Ads
   Place a Classified Ad
 Personals
   Online Personals
   Place A Print Ad
 Columns & Opinions
   Comment
   Looking Up
   Reckonings
   Opinion
   Letters
   Rapp On This
   Best Intelligencer
 News & Features
   Newsfront
   Features
   What a Week
   Loose Ends
 Lifestyles
   This Week's Review
   The Dining Guide
   Leftovers
   Scenery
   Tech Life
   Profile
   The Over-30 Club
 Cinema & Video
   Weekly Reviews
   The Movie Schedule
 Music
   Listen Here
   Live
   Recordings
   Noteworthy
 Arts
   Theater
   Dance
   Art
   Classical
   Books
   Art Murmur
 Calendar
   Night & Day
   Event Listings
 AccuWeather
 About Metroland
   Where We Are
   Who We Are
   What We Do
   Work For Us
   Place An Ad

Art Beat

CALL FOR ENTRIES It’s time for the annual members’ show at the Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts (Blue Mountain Lake). So if you’re a member, you have until April 25 to submit up to two entries for possible selection. The show will run from May 8 to June 12. For submission guidelines, visit adirondackarts.org, e-mail marketing@adirondackarts.org, or call 352-7715 ext.23.

THIS JUST IN Upcoming movies in the GE Theatre at Proctors: the Oscar-nominated An Education (March 28-29); The Messenger, featuring Woody Harrelson’s Oscar-nominated performance (April 5-6); Terry Gilliam’s Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (April 11-12); the vicious, hilarious Brit political satire In the Loop (April 15); Oscar-nominated Helen Mirren and Christopher Plummer in The Last Station (April 18-20); and the gripping drama The White Ribbon (April 26-28). For more info, visit proctors.org.

A LOVELY HUDSON VALLEY AFTERNOON, WE’RE SURE “Start the spring off right by attending the annual Daffodil Tea at the Wilderstein Historic Site (pictured) on Saturday, April 17 at 1 PM.” So begins the latest missive we received from the Wilderstein Historic Site (330 Morton Road, Rhinebeck). Well, who is this writer to disagree? This is a High Tea—and if you don’t know what a “high tea” is, well, one didn’t go to finishing school, did one? (The tea will feature excellent teas, finger sandwiches, cakes, cookies and sweets.) This actually sounds pretty cool. Wilderstein was owned and occupied by one of Franklin Roosevelt’s cousins, Daisy Suckley, and it is reported that “many Rhinebeck residents have fond memories of being invited to tea by Miss Suckley.” After the tea, there will be time to stroll the grounds and enjoy the daffodils—weather permitting. The per-person cost is $25. Early reservations are suggested, because seating is limited. For more info or to reserve your place come tea-time, call (845) 876-4818.

—Shawn Stone

sstone@metroland.net

Send A Letter to Our Editor
Back Home
   
 
 
Copyright © 2002 Lou Communications, Inc., 419 Madison Ave., Albany, NY 12210. All rights reserved.