NORTH SALEM, N.Y. -- The Hammond Museum in North Salem will celebrate its opening for the 2016 season with music, arts, and refreshments.
The free reception runs from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at the museum and Japanese stroll garden located at 28 Deveau Road.
The event will feature eclectic jazz by Martin Aronchick and Maggie Seligman.
A Chinese brush painting demonstration will be given by Judy Giguere and refreshments will be provided by Nisa Lee.
The museum will open with several new exhibits: “Brush with Nature” by the Oriental Brush Artists Guild; “Futuristic Glass” by Joseph Cavalieri and “Movement in Stillness” and “Summer Shade” by Keiko Ashida.
The artists will be available at a meet-and-greet at the reception.
For more information, call (914) 669-5033, or visit www.hammondmuseum.org.
The museum and garden’s regular hours are: 12 noon - 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturdays.
Admission is: $5 for adults and $4 for seniors. Children under 12 are free.