Category : Past Events

Armchair Tour 1 – Politics, Peace and Treason: Nyack in the Civil War

The 2014 John Scott ArmChair Walking Tours The Historical Society of the Nyacks and the Friends of the Nyacks announce the schedule for the 2014 fall season of the John Scott Armchair Walking Tours. This popular program, now in its nineteenth year, features slide presentations on local history, architecture and related cultural subjects. The Armchair […]

Armchair Tour 3 – When Nyack Meant Business

The 2014 John Scott ArmChair Walking Tours Bob Goldberg, trustee of the Historical Society of the Nyacks and producer of the Armchair Walking Tours will present the third program in the series. In 1870 the Erie Railroad reached Nyack thus connecting it to New York City. The arrival of the railroad transformed Nyack from a […]

4th Annual APPLEFEST on Oct. 19th 2014

It’s all about APPLES at the 4th annual APPLEFEST produced by Friends of the Nyacks. Memorial Park will be filled with live music by Jeffrey from the Bossy Frog Band, apple crafts, a William Tell nerf shooting contest, Johnny Appleseed, Sweet Yoga with Bonnie Ringer, apple foods and treats, Apple pie baking contest, and everything […]

Tom Artin Dixieland Jazz moved to Nyack Center

The 2014 Mostly Music Festival on the Hudson continues at the Nyack Center this week! Tuesday, July 15th at 7:30pm at the Nyack Center The Friends of the Nyacks presents Tom Artin and his Dixieland Allstars Trombonist Tom Artin has played throughout the United States and Europe with world renowned jazz groups including the Smithsonian Jazz Repertory […]

Plays in the Park: The Empress’s New Clothes

Friends of the Nyacks presents Plays in the Park. Our play will be “The Empress’s New Clothes”. Presented Friday and Saturday, July 18th and 19th at 7:00pm at Nyack Memorial Park. (Raindate: Friday, July 25th) Bring a blanket, chair, & picnic basket and enjoy the play!    

Steven Bernstein and MTO play the music of Sly Stone

The 2014 Mostly Music Festival on the Hudson continues this week! Tuesday, July 22nd at 7:30pm The Friends of the Nyacks presents Steven Bernstein / MTO Plays Sly Steven Bernstein is a trumpeter/slide trumpeter, bandleader, arranger, and composer who lives outside of musical convention. His nine-piece ensemble, the Millennial Territory Orchestra, has released three CDs: MTO Vol 1, We Are MTO, […]