Sarah Lawrence College and Partners Awarded $60,000 from EPA’s Urban Waters Program

Yonkers, NY, October 11, 2016 – Citizen-scientists in Westchester and Rockland County, and the Bronx, got a boost today from the Environmental Protection Agency by way of a $60,000 Urban Waters Small Grant. The nationally-competitive grant, led by Sarah Lawrence College’s Center for the Urban River at Beczak (CURB), was just one of two awarded … Read More »

Sarah Lawrence College Center for Urban River at Beczak Unveils Three Rivers Curriculum

Yonkers, NY April 28, 2016 –After eight years in the making, Sarah Lawrence College today unveiled an exciting new river-focused curriculum for elementary school students in Westchester designed by the college’s Center for Urban River and Yonkers Schools. The “Three Rivers of Yonkers,” a curriculum guide with six interdisciplinary units of study, shows educators how … Read More »

School’s Out/Arts In: Activities for Children at the Katonah Museum of Art on Select School Vacation Days

Looking for a fun and creative activity on school vacation days? Drop by the Katonah Museum of Art’s Learning Center the day after Thanksgiving, and select days during the Winter Break from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, for unique projects related to our current exhibition, SupraEnvironmental. Try nature printing, mini-environments, recycled creatures, and more! ADMISSION:Children: … Read More »