Home > Blogs > New York > Rockland County > THIS WEEKEND IN ROCKLAND COUNTY: RIVERTOWN FILM TRIBUTE, CONCERT, TRAIN SHOW & MORE!!
669,674 views

Allan Erps' Blog

By Allan Erps | Agent in Nanuet, NY

THIS WEEKEND IN ROCKLAND COUNTY: RIVERTOWN FILM TRIBUTE, CONCERT, TRAIN SHOW & MORE!!


Spend This Weekend In Rockland!
rockland community foundation

Rivertown Film presents A Tribute to Sam Waymon

Saturday, Feb. 16 at 7:30 p.m.

The Nyack Center

258 Depew Ave.,

Nyack, NY 10960

This special evening honoring one of Nyack's own will include film clips and a performance by musician and actor Sam Waymon and the New School Band celebrating the music of Sam's sister, the music legend Nina Simone. Waymon is perhaps best known for his contributions to the score of Jonathan Demme's award-winning film "Philadelphia." Featuring special appearances by local luminaries including Oscar-winning director Demme.

Tickets $25, General Admission $20. Visit www.rivertownfilm.org or call 800-838-3006 for more info.

Craig Bickhardt In Concert At The Borderline

Sunday, Feb. 17 at 2:00 p.m.

New City Volunteer Ambulance Corps

200 Congers Rd.,

New City, NY 10956

Don't miss a fun-filled afternoon of great folk music featuring singer/songwriter Craig Bickhardt at Rockland's most unique music venue! Bickhardt has written songs for music legend Johnny Cash, Kathy Mattea and others. Bring a cold potluck dessert and join the fun!

Admission $20, $15 for Ambulance Corps members.

Make reservations by e-mail to solz1@optonline.net or by calling (845) 354-4586. Visit www.borderlinefolkmusicclub.org for details.

Just for the Kids!
23rd Annual Train Show in Pearl River
Starts Saturday, Feb. 16 - Sunday, March 3

Pearl River United Methodist Church

130 Franklin Ave.,

Pearl River, NY 10965

23rd Annual model train show by the Bergen County Model Railroad Club. This exciting display of model trains features multiple different train layouts featuring trains from Lionel, MTH, and American Flyer. Saturdays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. and Monday, President's Day, Feb. 18 from noon to 6 p.m.

Tickets at the door: $5 adults, $2 children 12 and under.

Call 845-735-2241 for more info.

Coming Soon!

Celebrate Black History Month in Rockland!

Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 7:00 p.m.
Rockland Community College Field House
145 College Rd.,
Suffern, NY 10901
This special multi-media presentation will feature music, song, dance, and narrative outlining the struggle for voting rights in America, including the struggle for African Americans for the right to vote and the freedom and opportunity to exercise that right. Including commentary from civil rights activists Vernon Jordan, Elaine Jones, Congressman John Lewis and Jack Greenberg. Sponsored by the African American Historical Society of Rockland County in collaboration with the RCC African American History Month Committee and the Performing Arts Department. Made possible by a generous grant from the Town of Ramapo. Free admission. Open to the public. Snow date Feb. 28.
For more happenings in Rockland County visit www.rocktourism.com. Call us today for our FREE travel guide as well as FREE advertising on our website and email blast!
County Seal

C . Scott Vanderhoef, County Executive

POST
 
Copyright © 2014 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer