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

What are you doing this weekend? We’ll be cheering for Team USA and Westchester’s own Kevin Shattenkirk!!

GO TEAM USA! My whole family has been looking forward to this for weeks – the excitement of the opening ceremony, the spirit of competition, the beauty of the figure skating, and the thrill of the ski jumping.

Oh – and let’s not forget the ice hockey. Kevin 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