Nurturing Living Connections, Early Childhood through Grade 12

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EARTH Information Evening

Wed, Apr 22

EARTH (Education and Renewal Through the Hands) is an experiential education program in a farm and nature setting. The rhythms… Read more

Senior Projects Performance Evening

Wed, Apr 15

All HVS seniors participate in a year-long independent study project of their choice, and each year we celebrate the wonderful results… Read more

Free Columbia Children’s Afterschool Program

Thu, Oct 23

Making Things/Exploring Creative Energy/Building Community This one day a week activity program focuses on providing children with opportunities to experiment… Read more

Grade 7 Circus

Wed, Feb 11

Come to the Candy Land Circus! Join the Grade 7 students on their adventure as they search for the missing… Read more

Grade 7 Circus

Thu, Feb 12

Come to the Candy Land Circus! Join the Grade 7 students on their adventure as they search for the missing… Read more

High School Coffee House

Fri, Mar 6

Come enjoy an evening of high school entertainment featuring the HVS Jazz Band! Coffee and refreshments will be available. Grade… Read more

Community Wellness Day 2015

Sat, Mar 7

Join us for the 2015 Community Wellness Expo at Hawthorne Valley, promoting alternative wellness remedies and activities. This is an… Read more

All School Open House

Sat, Mar 14

Tour our campus and enjoy activities for students entering pre-K through 12th grade. Learn about our Waldorf curriculum, meet members… Read more

Puppet Show: Gifts From Mother Goose

Sat, Mar 14

The Hawthorne Valley Early Childhood teachers and Alkion students present Gifts from Mother Goose at 11 am and 1 pm… Read more

Grade 10 Play: The Matchmaker

Fri, Mar 27

The Matchmaker, Thornton Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money, stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the… Read more

Grade 10 Play: The Matchmaker

Sat, Mar 28

The Matchmaker, Thornton Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money, stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the… Read more

Kindergarten Bread Baking

Sat, Mar 28

Are you interested in learning about Waldorf Early Childhood Education? You’re invited to join us at Bread Baking With Children! Every… Read more

Parent Child Spring Thursday classes begin

Thu, Apr 16

With apple in hand, toddlers (18 months to 3 years) and parents are invited to join us for a morning… Read more

Parent Child Spring Friday classes begin

Fri, Apr 17

With apple in hand, toddlers (18 months to 3 years) and parents are invited to join us for a morning… Read more

Senior Project Presentations

Fri, Apr 17

All HVS seniors participate in a year-long independent study project of their choice, and each year we celebrate the wonderful results… Read more

Senior Project Presentations

Sat, Apr 18

All HVS seniors participate in a year-long independent study project of their choice, and each year we celebrate the wonderful results… Read more

May Day Celebration and Spring Faire

Sat, May 2

Join us this Saturday, May 2nd for Hawthorne Valley’s annual May Day Celebration & Spring Faire. Students from Hawthorne Valley… Read more

The King of Togo Togo

Sat, May 2

The Magical Puppet Tree’s student troupe The Acorn Players presents this African folktale portrayed in silk marionette theater. When a… Read more

Middle School Spring Concert Grades 6-8

Thu, May 7

Please join us for a concert by our 6th, 7th and 8th grade students. The concert includes orchestra and choral… Read more

Paul Winter: Adventures in SoundPlay Workshop

Fri, May 22

SOLD OUT! We are very excited to welcome Paul Winter to Hawthorne Valley. His Adventures in SoundPlay workshop offers participants the experience… Read more

Rock the EARTH: A Benefit Concert

Sun, May 31

Please join us for a fun evening of music to benefit the EARTH program! Some familiar faces will be on… Read more

Grade 12 Play: Tom Jones

Thu, Jun 4

In this comedy by David Rogers (adapted from the book by Henry Fielding), young Tom Jones, foundling and ward of… Read more

Grade 12 Play: Tom Jones

Fri, Jun 5

In this comedy by David Rogers (adapted from the book by Henry Fielding), young Tom Jones, foundling and ward of… Read more

Grade 12 Play: Tom Jones

Sat, Jun 6

In this comedy by David Rogers (adapted from the book by Henry Fielding), young Tom Jones, foundling and ward of… Read more

Staged Reading of FRAME by Christian Peterson (HVS ’12)

Sun, Jun 7

As part of their ongoing series of hosted readings of plays by new or young or local artists, The Actors’… Read more

Henriette Reiss Award Ceremony

Wed, Jun 10

Join us as we celebrate the artistic accomplishments of the 2015 Henriette Reiss Award Winners: Talya Phelps (HVS ’15) –… Read more

High School Graduation

Sat, Jun 13

Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of the Class of 2015 and wish them well on the next stage… Read more

Declaration of Interdependence: A Celebration of Education, Agriculture and the Arts

Sat, Jul 11

Join us on July 11th at 6pm for Hawthorne Valley’s Declaration of Interdependence as we celebrate 43 years of work… Read more

Shepherds Play

Fri, Dec 19

Walking the dog Theater Presents A Christmas Carol

Sun, Dec 21

Walking the dog Theater presents three performances of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol at Solaris in Hudson. Executive Artistic Director… Read more

Puppetry Arts Conference: Healing the Heart – the Balm of Storytelling & Puppetry Arts

Fri, Jul 25

The 2nd Biennial Puppetry Arts Collaborative Conference will be led by author, therapist, and storyteller Nancy Mellon, colored light-play artist… Read more

Magical Puppet Tree Presents: ‘In Light of Growing Heart’ and ‘Arabesque and Reverie’

Fri, Jul 25

In Light of Growing Heart – Transforming Today’s Inner Journey Through Story A talk by Nancy Mellon and Arabesque and… Read more

Three Puppetry Vignettes: Forest Friends

Sat, Jul 26

The Magical Puppet Tree presents three puppetry vignettes. Forest Friends Saturday, July 26 at 11:30 am A magical interactive puppet… Read more

Three Puppetry Vignettes: Zen Tales

Sun, Jul 27

The Magical Puppet Tree presents three puppetry vignettes. Forest Friends Saturday, July 26 at 11:30 am A magical interactive puppet… Read more

Three Puppetry Vignettes: The Little Red Hen

Mon, Jul 28

The Magical Puppet Tree presents three puppetry vignettes. Forest Friends Saturday, July 26 at 11:30 am A magical interactive puppet… Read more

Grade 10 Play: You Can’t Take It With You

Thu, Apr 3

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School’s 10th grade warmly invites you to attend a performance of You Can’t Take It With You. Directed… Read more

Grade 10 Play: You Can’t Take It With You

Fri, Apr 4

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School’s 10th grade warmly invites you to attend a performance of You Can’t Take It With You. Directed… Read more

Grade 10 Play: You Can’t Take It With You

Sat, Apr 5

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School’s 10th grade warmly invites you to attend a performance of You Can’t Take It With You. Directed… Read more

Senior Project Performance Evening

Wed, Apr 23

This evening showcases performances that due to time constraints, will not be seen in their entirety at the Senior Project… Read more

Hawthorne Valley High School Coffee House

Fri, Mar 7

You’re invited to join the first Coffee House of 2014, hosted by the high school Social Actions Group. All proceeds… Read more

Valentine’s Day Coffee House

Fri, Feb 14

CANCELLED DUE TO WINTER WEATHER. We will reschedule – please check back for the new date. You’re invited to join… Read more

Community Wellness Expo

Sat, Mar 8

Here at Hawthorne Valley we have the perfect cure for Cabin Fever! Join us for our Community Wellness Expo, on… Read more

Senior Project Presentations

Fri, Apr 25

All HVS seniors participate in a year-long independent study project of their choice, and this week we celebrate the wonderful… Read more

Senior Project Presentations

Sat, Apr 26

All HVS seniors participate in a year-long independent study project of their choice, and this week we celebrate the wonderful… Read more

Grade 7 Circus

Fri, Mar 14

The Circus is Coming to Town! The Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School Grade 7 class warmly invites you to attend their… Read more

May Day Celebration & Spring Fair

Sat, May 3

Join us for a celebration of friendship, community, and new beginnings! Traditional student May Day dancing and music begins at… Read more

Farmscape Ecology Program Open House

Thu, Dec 5

All are welcome! Bring a dish and your favorite nature observation to share. Bring an interesting question about the land… Read more

Winter Exploration at the Schor Conservation Area in Canaan

Sat, Dec 14

Join ecologists Claudia and Conrad Vispo from the Hawthorne Valley Farmscape Ecology Program for a hike along the pond and… Read more

Storytelling and Puppetry Workshop: Anansi

Mon, Jan 20

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, we offer this workshop for children age 6 and up! Anansi the Spider… Read more

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School Open House

Sat, Mar 22

Tour our campus and enjoy activities for students entering pre-K through 12th grade. Learn about our Waldorf curriculum, meet members… Read more

Puppet Show: The Story of Pico, the Gnome

Sat, Mar 22

Pico’s harmonious world in disturbed by the intrusion of a great giant…. but fear is conquered when the inspiration of… Read more

Puppet Show: Snow White and Rose Red

Sat, May 3

Offered as part of our May Day Celebration and Spring Fair Our student puppet troupe, the Acorn Players bring this… Read more

Hawthorne Valley Spring Benefit

Sat, May 10

Join us at the 2014 Spring Benefit in support of the Hawthorne Valley Association! On May 10, we will come together… Read more

EARTH Information Meeting

Mon, May 12

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School’s EARTH (Education and Renewal Through Hands) program is hosting an information evening. Come for refreshments, a slide… Read more

Grade 12 Play: The Skin of Our Teeth

Thu, Jun 5

The graduating class of 2014 will present Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer-prize winning play The Skin of Our Teeth. The Skin of… Read more

Grade 12 Play: The Skin of Our Teeth

Fri, Jun 6

The graduating class of 2014 will present Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer-prize winning play The Skin of Our Teeth. The Skin of… Read more

Grade 12 Play: The Skin of Our Teeth

Sat, Jun 7

The graduating class of 2014 will present Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer-prize winning play The Skin of Our Teeth. The Skin of… Read more

Henriette Reiss Award Ceremony

Wed, Jun 11

Zoe Ronen, HVS ‘14 of Copake, NY and alumnus Myles Ryan, HVS ’05 of Dornach, Switzerland will each receive this… Read more

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf High School Graduation

Sat, Jun 14

Join us under the tent behind the school to honor the accomplishments of the Class of 2014! This year’s speaker… Read more

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School Yuletide Fair

Sat, Dec 7

Join us at our annual Yuletide Fair as we celebrate the holiday season! The school assembly hall will be transformed… Read more

Puppet Show: Journey of Wonder

Sat, Dec 7

When a child is sent to search for food in the winter woods, she comes upon a wondrous council where… Read more

Let’s Moove 5K Walk & Run 2014

Sat, Sep 27

Join us on Saturday, September 27th for the second annual Let’s Moove 5K Walk & Run! Enjoy pastoral views of… Read more

20th Annual Hawthorne Valley Fall Festival

Sun, Oct 12

Come celebrate 20 years of the Hawthorne Valley Fall Festival! Save the Date – Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 10am… Read more

Magical Puppet Tree Theater presents Peace Tales

Sun, Oct 12

The Magical Puppet Tree Theater warmly invites friends and family to join us in the Morning Star Kindergarten for two… Read more

Hawthorne Valley Farm & Art Exhibit at La MaMa La Galleria

Wed, Oct 29

An art exhibition featuring artists of Hawthorne Valley October 29 to November 15 Gallery Hours: Wednesday thru Sunday,  1 to… Read more

Halloween Celebration

Fri, Oct 31

A favorite festival at Hawthorne Valley is our Halloween celebration, created for families with young children. Join us in costume… Read more

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School High School Open House

Sat, Nov 1

We invite families with students looking towards high school to join us at our annual Fall High School Open House.… Read more

Grade 8 Play: The Middle Class Gentleman

Thu, Nov 20

The Class of 2019 presents Moliere’s The Middle Class Gentleman. First presented in 1670 before the court of Louis XIV… Read more

Grade 8 Play: The Middle Class Gentleman

Fri, Nov 21

The Class of 2019 presents Moliere’s The Middle Class Gentleman. First presented in 1670 before the court of Louis XIV… Read more

Grade 8 Play: The Middle Class Gentleman

Sat, Nov 22

The Class of 2019 presents Moliere’s The Middle Class Gentleman. First presented in 1670 before the court of Louis XIV… Read more

Yuletide Fair

Sat, Dec 6

Join us at our 37th annual Yuletide Fair as we celebrate the holiday season! The school assembly hall will be… Read more

The Magical Puppet Tree presents Simpleton and the Seven Wishes

Sat, Dec 6

In this humorous fairy tale from Sweden, an act of kindness is rewarded with the grant of seven wishes coming… Read more

Winter Concert: Selections from Handel’s Messiah

Thu, Dec 11

The Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School’s annual Winter Concert presents selections from Handel’s Messiah on Thursday, December 11 at 6pm and… Read more

Winter Concert: Selections from Handel’s Messiah

Fri, Dec 12

The Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School’s annual Winter Concert presents selections from Handel’s Messiah on Thursday, December 11 at 6pm and… Read more

Excerpts from Chekhovek

Sat, Dec 13

The After School Drama Program of Walking the dog Theater (WTD) presents Excerpts from Chekhovek. Directed by WTD’s executive artistic… Read more