Jan 26 Wednesday
With over forty million books in print, Jan Brett is one of the nation’s foremost and most widely read author/illustrators for children. This lively exhibition explores the breadth of Brett’s art and the travel experiences that have inspired her many children’s books and characters. Favorite stories, from Gingerbread Friends, The Umbrella, and Honey…Honey to her most recent published book, Cozy, are represented by more than eighty original artworks, as well as reference materials and selections from the artist’s collection of unique objects and artifacts. Artworks from Daisy Comes Home; Gingerbread Baby; Hedgie Blasts Off! The Three Snow Bears; The Animals’ Santa; The Mermaid; Cinders, A Chicken Cinderella; On Noah’s Ark; The Turnip; and The Snowy Nap are among the full-color originals from the artist’s books to be enjoyed. A video interview with Brett, an exhibition audio tour in the artist’s voice, and recorded book readings will be featured in the galleries and online.
This exhibition is supported in part by:
Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation
Ruth Krauss Foundation
The Hyde offers Free admission for ages 60 and older every Wednesday.
From the collection of Dr. Robert B. Feldman. Exhibit extended to February 5! Proof of vaccination required. Gallery open: Tues/Weds/Fri/Sat: Noon to 5pm
Thurs.: Noon to 8pm.
Wild Goose Players & Next Stage Arts present:Hansel & Gretel meets Waiting for Godot in this darkly moving fairy tale about love.
A cabin in the snowy woods with more secrets than a Chinese Puzzlebox… A newly married couple with secrets of their own…she is pregnant with someone else’s baby. He might have killed the cabin’s prior owner… And though the cabin provides the newlyweds with food and shelter, it seems that someone, or something, is determined to never let them leave.
Food & Shelter is an original play by award winning New Hampshire playwright and former NHPR radio reporter Sean Hurley. With intricate set design and direction by artist David Stern and music by composer Greg Wilder, Food & Shelter is a ghost story for those who sometimes wonder if they themselves might be the ghosts.
Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays 1/21-1/30.
Proof of vaccination or negative COVID test within 48 hours required for entry to indoor shows. Masks required while inside the venue.
This performance is made possible in part by the generous sponsorship of Oak Meadow.
Jan 27 Thursday
Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease. Event is FREE & is available virtually and via telephone, but Registration is Required. You will receive a video conference link to access and can sign in as a guest to enter the virtual program. RSVP at https://bit.ly/32cIvGu , via our 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900, or by contacting Sierra Snoddy at 518.675.7214/ email@example.com
Jan 28 Friday
Starting at 1 and 2 pm on Fridays and Saturdays, join a Hyde docent for a tour of the Museum’s permanent collection or exhibitions. Free with Museum admission. Call 518-792-1761, ext. 350, to confirm availability.