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Jazz Composer John Arrucci Coming to Mahopac Library

April 20, 2017

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— John Arrucci is an acclaimed master artist. He has composed, performed and instructed for over 30 years, studied on three continents, written for all mediums, and received numerous honors. Mahopac Public Library will welcome Arrucci and his jazz ensemble for a performance Sunday, April 23, at 2 p.m.

Arrucci’s knowledge of classical, jazz, North Indian, Afro-Cuban, ...

Off to Neverland!

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— The Mahopac Middle School Theater Company performed Disney’s “Peter Pan Jr.” March 31 and April 1 at the Mahopac Middle School Stage featuring Peter, Wendy, Captain Hook, Smee and all your favorite characters. The sold-out performances were well-received after the company and crew put in months of hard work preparing for the production.

A Cause for Paws

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— The Mahopac High School Dance Company presented “Cause for Paws” April 1 at the high school—a fundraiser for the Putnam County Humane Society. Dance troupes from through the area were invited to take part in the worthy cause, including Dance for Joy, A&E Dance Studio, Kelly Oster’s School of Irish Dance, Lakeland High School and Darcy’s ...

Mahopac School Voices Ring Out with Song

Last month, Mahopac schools held “Acapalooza”--a musical event in which acappella groups from each grade, from elementary to high school performed. Check out our photo spread.

‘Peter Pan’ Coming to Mahopac Middle School

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - It’s time for a trip to Neverland! All you need is faith, trust and little bit of pixie dust … and a ticket!

The Mahopac Middle School Theater Company will present Disney’s “Peter Pan Jr.” on Friday, March 31, 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 1, at 2 and at 7 p.m. at the Mahopac Middle School Stage with Peter, Wendy, Captain Hook, Smee and all your ...

Mahopac High School Rocks ‘Illusion’

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The sound you heard coming from Mahopac High School last week was that of the student body rockin’ out. MHS held its annual “Illusion” concert, a rock show performed by some of the school’s elite musicians on March 23, 24 and 25. It began back in 1981 and over the years has featured musicians who have gone on to make a big splash in the music world, ...

Wild Animal Watercolors Come to Library’s Third Floor Gallery

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— A Florida panther, a clouded leopard, an oceanic whitetip shark, an African wild dog. These and other wild animals are gracefully depicted in a new exhibit of watercolors created by retired veterinarian Maria Kaprielian.   Currently on display in the Third Floor Gallery at Mahopac Public Library, these artworks capture the soul and humanity of these rare and ...

St. Patrick’s Day Comes to Mahopac With 41st Annual Parade!

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Sunday was a time for shamrocks, shillelaghs, leprechauns and the “wearing of the green,” as Putnam County celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with its 41st annual parade in Mahopac.
Despite the frigid temperatures, crowds lined Route 6 to watch the third largest St. Patrick’s Day parade in New York State. The parade is meant to celebrate Irish culture, heritage ...

Putnam County’s Got Talent!

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— Putnam County’s Got Talent, a talent show sponsored by the Italian American Club of Mahopac, was held  Sunday, Feb. 26, at the IAC clubhouse on Buckshollow Road. An array of young performers, including singers, dancers, and musicians, from all over the region squared off on stage for trophies and cash awards. And, of course, since it was the Italian-American Club, ...

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