Megan Byrnes Joins the HRM as the New Manager of School Programs

Megan will work closely with the Education team and across departments to create vibrant educational partnerships and interdisciplinary programs for schools and institutional partners in our local communities.

HRM Docent Ruth Weiner Honored with City of Yonkers’ Community Service Award

On April 8, 2021, Mayor Mike Spano acknowledged Ruth Weiner’s many contributions with a 2021 Community Service Award during a virtual ceremony.

HRM Pays Tribute to Longtime Docent Marilyn Bender

The HRM honored the memory of longtime Docent Marilyn Bender, who passed away in January, by dedicating a late nineteenth-century painting by John Douglas, View of the Hudson Highlands with Woman Painting, in her honor.

HRM Docents Successfully Pivot to Virtual Programs

Despite recent challenges, the HRM Docents have gone above and beyond, pivoting enthusiastically to the virtual realm and finding ways to bolster the camaraderie and community that make them such an integral part of the Hudson River Museum.

Docents Celebrate the Holidays—and the Environment!

The Docents recently gathered together at the HRM to celebrate the holidays, with an environmentally friendly twist. Longtime Docent Maria Miehle says, “This is just one small way to do our part to keep our city, and river, a bit cleaner.”