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Teen Tuesdays: Building Communities Through Dance

Make a collective statement through dance and movement. Dance has traditionally been used as a tool to celebrate life events bringing communities together. In the workship, students will work with choreographer and artist, Addie Diaz to use Latin inspired dace to create a vision of a positive community.

ArtsWestchester
914.428.4220

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Professional Development: Health Insurance for Artists

Getting health insurance or finding quality medical care can be confusing for anyone who isn’t covered by an employer or union health plan. Our Artists Health Insurance Resource Center identifies coverage options and helps members of the visual and performing arts community enroll in them. ArtsWestchester is hosting an information session led by the Artists Health Insurance Resource Center (AHIRS), a program of The Actors Fund.

ArtsWestcheter
914.428.4220

Thursday, November 2, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

An Evening with Ari Berman

Give Us the Ballot: an Evening with Voting Rights Journalist and Historian Ari Berman. ArtsWestchester presents an evening with Ari Berman, named on of the "50 most influential political pundits" in the U.S. by Business Insider. Berman will discuss the Voting Rights Act before answering audience questions and signing copies of the book.

ArtsWestchester
914.428.4220

Thursday, November 2, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

FREEDOM SINGS! Songs of the Civil Rights Movement

ArtsWestchester presents legendary musicians and storytellers Kim and Reggie Harris as they discuss and perform traditional African-American spirituals and freedom songs in an interactive performance.

ArtsWestchester
914.428.4220

Friday, November 3, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

"The Art of Politics"a talk by Historian Louise Bernikow

On the centennial of the victory of women’s suffrage in New York State, join ArtsWestchester and historian Louise Benikow for an evening unpacking the role of art and images in the shaping political movements, particularly the women’s suffrage movement. A Curator’s tour of the exhibition will follow the talk.

ArtsWestchester
914.428.4220

Monday, November 6, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Create, Converse and Rock the Vote!

Create, Converse and Rock the Vote! A workshop with Artist Pedro Nel Ospina and the League of Women Voters of White Plains Participants will create their own mini-voting booth or ballot box like the artists in "Give Us the Vote" and share what the right vote means to them. All day voter registration Rock the Vote!

ArtsWestchester
914.428.4220

Saturday, November 11, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Teen Tuesdays: You Have a Voice | Hip-Hop Music Workshop

Students will work with hip hop musician Cornell Carelock and create beats, rhythms and rhymes. Youth will learn to speak out with confidence through music with positive lyrics for what they believe in.

ArtsWestchester
914.428.4220

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Young Professionals 3rd Wednesdays Art Party

Are you tired of going straight home after work? Do you want to get over that hump? Do you want to connect with new people while making art? Meet us at ArtsWestchester every third Wednesday during Give Us the Vote for our inaugural Young Professionals Arts Happy Hour Series! Four dates to drink, network, and make collaborative art through workshops with ambidextrous drawing artist Donna Mikkelsen. This workshop will explore the use of ambidextrous drawing as a means to develop self-awareness a

ArtsWestchester
914.428.4220

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Teen Tuesdays: What Matters Most To You | A Visual Arts Workshop

With a variety of media, students will work with professional artist Lana Yu and explore what is important to them. Discussion and art-making will be a shared experience as teens will work together to create a joint work of art.

ArtsWestchester
914.428.4220

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Young Professionals 3rd Wednesdays Art Party

Are you tired of going straight home after work? Do you want to get over that hump? Do you want to connect with new people while making art? Meet us at ArtsWestchester every third Wednesday during Give Us the Vote for our inaugural Young Professionals Arts Happy Hour Series! Four dates to drink, network, and make collaborative art through workshops with ambidextrous drawing artist Donna Mikkelsen. This workshop will explore the use of ambidextrous drawing as a means to develop self-awareness a

ArtsWestchester
914.428.4220

Wednesday, December 20, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

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