The Hudson River Museum is on fire!

Well, figuratively speaking, that is. There are just so many great things going on right now! Here are four reasons you should get over there as soon as possible:

1) The Art of Video Games

From the moment I heard about the Hudson River Museum’s latest exhibit, I couldn’t wait to check it out – and it was even better than expected.

Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the exhibit presents a series of stations which together present the evolution of the art of gaming.  Each station is a visually appealing, interactive and information-packed kiosk highlighting a particular gaming system from a particular moment in time, along with four representative video games for that system. Continue reading

Final hours: Let your voice be heard in the Best of Westchester Ballot!

Let’s face it: we all LOVE the Best of Westchester list from Westchester Magazine. We scan the BIG ISSUE, looking for our favorite places, to see if they made the list.  We look for ideas for new restaurants to visit; we scope out the best places to host a birthday party; we want to see where everyone is working out these days.

You know that big, beautiful “Best of Westchester” seal, pictured up at the top of this post? When you see that seal out in front of a shop, it makes you want to go in, right? Continue reading

Another snow day on the way? Use it to Doodle 4 Google!

Another snow day on the way? Round up your young artists and dreamers and challenge them to get their creative juices flowing! Doodle 4 Google 2014 is open and accepting entries through March 20th. But why wait? This latest snow storm is the perfect opportunity to fire up your art supplies and imaginations and get those submissions in.

What’s it all about? Doodle 4 Google is an art contest meant to spark children’s curiosity and encourage exploration and creativity. The goal is to design a Google Doodle using this year’s Continue reading

Get out there and go for a winter hike. We hit Rockwood Hall – where will you go?

Happy Day Hikes Westchester at Rockwood Hall!

Going for a hike with your family is one of the best ways to bring everyone together for some great family time. It’s free, it’s fun, and there are endless opportunities to explore new places. Adults and kids alike can disconnect from their Continue reading