Cultural Events Calendar

Dance Visions NY – Isadora Duncan & Contemporary Works


  • July 21, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Dance Visions NY, under the direction of Beth Jucovy, honors the legendary choreographer Isadora Duncan’s dances, aesthetics, and techniques, which were created in the early 20th century – the very same era in which the Guggenheim Estate was formed. Through presentation of the authentic Duncan works as passed on by Jucovy’s second-generation mentors as well (more…)

“Don Pasquale” Commedia Dell’Arte Opera & Dinner


  • Dinner & Opera
    August 3, 2019
    6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Opera Only
    August 3, 2019
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The North Shore Music Festival returns with a wonderful production of Donizetti’s famed comic opera “Don Pasquale” – set in the 1950s – in Castle Gould’s Black Box Theater. (more…)

The White Party, Benefit for Education Programs


  • August 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

THE WHITE PARTY Benefit for Education Programs After-School Programs for Preschool – 5th Grade Earth Expeditions for 6th – 8th Grades. Horticultural Programs at the Organic Vegetable Garden School Visits for Curricular Enrichment Programs for Individuals with Special Needs Family Nature Programs Adult Nature Programs Join us for a beautiful summer evening in the Rose Garden, (more…)

Village Day Fall Festival


  • September 8, 2019
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrated the autumn season with outdoor activities for children of all ages, including a petting zoo; hayrides around the Great Lawn; pony rides overlooking the Long Island Sound; pumpkin painting for budding artists; a Green Grocer market featuring award-winning artisanal cheeses and farm picked vegetables. Refreshments will be available for purchase. (more…)

Holiday Tales at the Hearth


  • December 15, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join the holiday cheer at Hempstead House with a celebration of holiday traditions from around the world. Festive music will play, Santa and Mrs. Claus will visit, and special guest readers will share favorite stories by the library’s roaring fireplace. The mansion’s former billiards room will be transformed into a reading room filled with magical (more…)