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Council-Sponsored Events in New York State

Experience the humanities in action - take in an exhibition, attend a lecture series, or join a discussion group this month! The events listed here are either presented by the Council or by organizations that have been awarded Council grants or Speakers in the Humanities funding; all are open to the public. Please note that times and venues may change. Please contact the sponsoring organization to confirm event details.

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Nov 1 2014 Hempstead Living on Purpose More >
Nov 2 2014 Albany America's Eden: Thomas Cole and the Voyage of Life More >
Nov 2 2014 New York Skeletons...a Day of the Dead bedtime story More >
Nov 3 2014 Penfield Growing & Aging: Third Discussion More >
Nov 3 2014 Fabius Traditional and Historical Songs of New York State More >
Nov 3 2014 Millbrook Of Time and the River: Songs of the Historic Hudson More >
Nov 4 2014 New Paltz Public Discussions in the Public Library: World History Through Architecture More >
Nov 4 2014 Oneida Our World Remade: World War I Sixth Discussion More >
Nov 4 2014 Cornwall-on-Hudson Lecture - Nature's Fortress: The Environmental Defense of West Point during the American Revolution More >
Nov 5 2014 Ontario Women and the World Wars Second Discussion: A Farewell to Arms More >
Nov 5 2014 Port Jefferson Serving: Fifth Discussion More >
Nov 5 2014 Syracuse Lincoln on the Civil War: First Discussion More >
Nov 5 2014 Jamestown Veterans Book Project exhibition artist's talk and opening reception More >
Nov 5 2014 Garden City Dying for Beauty: American Women's Quest for Acceptance More >
Nov 6 2014 Syracuse Serving: Standing Down Fourth Discussion More >
Nov 6 2014 North Salem World War I: History, Suffering and Loss in Prose and Poetry Fourth Discussion More >
Nov 6 2014 Binghamton Our World Remade: World War I Fourth Discussion More >
Nov 6 2014 Tarrytown Making Sense of the Civil War Discussion 3: Making Sense of Shiloh More >
Nov 6 2014 Newfield Lincoln on the Civil War: Fourth Discussion More >
Nov 7 2014 Melville Lincoln on the Civil War: Second Discussion More >
Nov 7 2014 Richmond Hill More >
Nov 7 2014 Fredonia "Veterans Book Project" Reading and Discussion More >
Nov 7 2014 NYC BORIMIX 2014 Festival Celebration & Awards Ceremony More >
Nov 7 2014 Geneva From Rosie the Riveter to Harriet the Happy Homemaker: Women on Screen During and After World War II More >
Nov 8 2014 Farmington Sisters in Spirit: Haudenosaunee Influence on U.S. Women's Rights Movement More >
Nov 8 2014 Farmington Haudenosaunee Influence on Women's Rights More >
Nov 8 2014 Bronx ANDANZA: Compañía de Danza Contemporánea More >
Nov 8 2014 New York Family Day! Storytelling Hour Featuring "The Poet Upstairs" by Judith Ortiz Cofer More >
Nov 9 2014 New York Who has the Right to Write? A look at Latinos in Media and Culture More >
Nov 9 2014 Hopewell Jct Understanding Past Native American Cultures in the Hudson Valley Through Archaeology More >
Nov 10 2014 Massapequa Park Lincoln on the Civil War More >
Nov 10 2014 Massapequa Park Lincoln on the Civil War More >
Nov 10 2014 New York Por Amor en el Caserío & El Extraordinario Sr. Júpiter More >
Nov 10 2014 Commack Jewish Life and Culture in Postwar Germany More >
Nov 10 2014 Cornwall Myth, Maggots, Minie Balls, Gangrene and Glory: A Civil War Medical Lecture More >
Nov 11 2014 New Paltz Public Discussions in the Public Library: World History Through Architecture More >
Nov 11 2014 Brooklyn Our World Remade: World War I Third Discussion More >
Nov 11 2014 New York Muslim Journeys: Third Discussion More >
Nov 11 2014 Oneida Our World Remade: World War I Bonus Film Discussion More >
Nov 11 2014 Cornwall-on-Hudson Lecture - Warm Weather and Heated Debate More >
Nov 11 2014 Mount Vernon The Ballad of America: The History of the United States in Song More >
Nov 12 2014 Port Jefferson Serving: Sixth Discussion More >
Nov 12 2014 Newark Women and the World Wars: The Return of the Soldier More >
Nov 12 2014 Amherst Community Conversation at Daemen College More >
Nov 12 2014 Rensselaerville Working More >
Nov 12 2014 Jamestown Brownbag Lunch: “Veterans Book Project: Why Is It Art?" More >
Nov 12 2014 New York Women Illustrators of the Golden Age of Illustration More >
Nov 12 2014 Bronx The Pura Belpré Project More >
Nov 13 2014 Clifton Springs American Noir First Discussion: The Postman Always Rings Twice More >
Nov 13 2014 Tarrytown Making Sense of the Civil War Discussion 4: The Shape of War More >
Nov 13 2014 Rochester Serving: Standing Down More >
Nov 13 2014 Tarrytown Tracing Italian Immigrant History to the Italian American Present More >
Nov 13 2014 Bellmore Toon Town: Comic Books and New York City More >
Nov 14 2014 Melville Lincoln on the Civil War: Third Discussion More >
Nov 14 2014 Plainview "Washington Crossing the Delaware": The Story Behind the Painting More >
Nov 15 2014 Tappan Beyond the Textbooks More >
Nov 15 2014 Hempstead Living on Purpose More >
Nov 15 2014 Stony Brook "Long Island in the American Revolution: The Seat of Action" Symposium More >
Nov 15 2014 Jamestown “Veterans Book Project" Reading and Discussion More >
Nov 15 2014 New York My Superhero, Roberto Clemente More >
Nov 15 2014 New York Muchas Julias / Many Julias More >
Nov 15 2014 Bronx Bronx Rising! Poemas Pueblos: The Revolutionary Poems of Julia de Burgos More >
Nov 16 2014 Potsdam Women Pioneers at Potsdam Public Library More >
Nov 16 2014 New York International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival More >
Nov 17 2014 Penfield Growing & Aging: Fourth Discussion More >
Nov 17 2014 New York Julia, toda en mí More >
Nov 17 2014 Schenectady Dying for Beauty: American Women's Quest for Acceptance More >
Nov 18 2014 Franklin Our World Remade: World War I Third Discussion More >
Nov 18 2014 North Salem World War I: History, Suffering and Loss in Prose and Poetry Fifth Discussion More >
Nov 19 2014 Syracuse Lincoln on the Civil War: Second Discussion More >
Nov 20 2014 Clinton Muslim Journeys: Second Discussion More >
Nov 20 2014 Long Island City Our World Remade: World War I Third Discussion More >
Nov 20 2014 Tarrytown Making Sense of the Civil War Discussion 5: War and Freedom More >
Nov 20 2014 New York Nueva York, Imaginación y Escritura: Julia de Burgos e Isolina Ferré More >
Nov 21 2014 Richmond Hill Serving: Fourth Discussion More >
Nov 22 2014 Melville Lincoln on the Civil War: Fourth Discussion More >
Nov 23 2014 Albany A Promising Venture: Shaker Objects in the Index of American Design More >
Nov 23 2014 New York Rafael Hernández...Romance More >
Nov 24 2014 New York 200 Cartas More >
Nov 25 2014 Brooklyn Our World Remade: World War I Fourth Discussion More >
Nov 27 2014 Brooklyn Crown Heights in Movement: a 100 years of change More >
Nov 29 2014 Hempstead Living on Purpose More >
Nov 29 2014 Flushing Community Conversation for Kids at Queens Historical Society More >
Nov 29 2014 New York The Lower East Side 6th Annual "Fiesta Navideña" Celebration More >
Nov 30 2014 Albany Joyful Traditions: How the Dutch Brought Us Santa, Presents and Treats More >

 

Exhibitions and Ongoing Events

Feb 9 2013
Dec 31 2014
Mt. Vernon St. Paul's Church and the Civil War More >
May 25 2013
Oct 25 2015
Lake Placid Developing our History, Finding our Family: The Stedman and Moses Collection of Historic Photographs More >
Nov 14 2013
Nov 14 2014
Albany Robert Orsi: The Gods of Gotham: Religion and the Making of New York, 1800-1950 More >
Mar 1 2014
Dec 31 2014
New York The New York Times Feminist Reading Group More >
Jun 26 2014
Dec 21 2014
Riverhead Special Exhibit: "Defense of the Eagle: The War of 1812, Long Island, and a Coast Guard Legend" More >
Jul 8 2014
Dec 31 2014
Glens Falls Stable Views: Life in the Backstretch of the Thoroughbred Racetrack More >
Sep 12 2014
Sep 14 2016
Plattsburgh Living History The Final Invasion Plattsburgh, New York More >
Oct 10 2014
Nov 7 2014
Syracuse Frederick Douglass from Slavery to Freedom: The Journey to New York City Traveling Exhibit More >
Oct 18 2014
Nov 15 2014
Brooklyn Triple Consciousness: "BODY ROCK" More >
Nov 1 2014
Dec 6 2014
Fredonia Veterans Book Project by Monica Haller exhibition More >
Nov 7 2014
Nov 29 2014
New York Aqueous Fervor More >
Nov 7 2014
Nov 29 2014
New York Echoing Walls More >
Nov 7 2014
Nov 29 2014
New York A Playful Prologue and Intermission with Julia More >
Nov 15 2014
Nov 16 2014
Garden City Cranberry Festival Weekend During Native Voices Special Exhibition More >