Category Archives: Past Events

Susan Walsh and the Thread / Marking Time Video Series

Second Saturday, March 8, 2014 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM School of jellyfish 183 Main Street Beacon, NY 12508        

Charles Giraudet’s Paradiso

“SOME OF MY BEST FRIENDS ARE ARCHITECTS” Series in 4 Installments – FIRST INSTALLMENT – Charles Giraudet’s Paradiso Last summer, visitors to Governor’s Island in New York were able to experience the Fete Paradiso, a collection of French amusement rides from the 1880′s to the […]

Cooking and Remembering

    Cooking and Remembering   An innovative workshop sponsored in part by School of Jellyfish and hosted by Grief & Bereavement Specialist, Peter Gevisser, designed to help individuals move through grief and loss . $500/per person – for 10 week workshop, September 19th – […]

Textile Lab

Laura Sansone’s TEXTILE LAB Saturday August 10th, 4:30 PM – 8:00 PM 183 Main Street, Beacon, NY 12508 Free and Open to all !


Sundance @ School of Jellyfish Come and Dance the Summer Solstice What to bring: > Your dancing self all dolled up and someone you like. > $ 5 and a bit more to tip our dynamite duo DJayz (Wait for it) > Your own Bottle […]

Magicicada – A Performance


School of Jellyfish Seeking Poetry or Prose Submissions for “Swing by Beacon”

School of Jellyfish is accepting original poetry or prose submissions for its upcoming  “Good Things Happen Here” Public Space Initiative project, Swing by Beacon. Swing by Beacon will feature ten vibrant, pertinently designed hammocks strategically clustered and installed in Beacon’s Peace Garden  (on the corner of […]

Beacon Open Studios at School of Jellyfish

Lily Zand, School of Jellyfish’s Founding Director, will exhibit during the 5th annual Beacon Open Studios weekend on Saturday and Sunday April 20 and 21 from Noon until 6:00 PM. Lily’s Open Studio will be located at School of Jellyfish, 183 Main Street, in Beacon. […]

Good Things Happen Here

See also Good Things Happen Here: A campaign to promote a series of Public Space Initiatives as part of the Parametric City Beacon Urban Planning Project. Presentation and discussion is scheduled for January 12, 4:00 PM Come over for afternoon refreshment and learn more […]

Christmas Tree Lighting Reception

Sponsored by The City of Beacon, BeaconArts, and School of Jellyfish Cross and Main St. Beacon A visit with Santa and Holiday Treats- 4:30PM Singalong with Beacon Music Factory- 4:45PM The Up-cycled Bicycle Tree Lighting -5:00PM Reception and Screening Following at School of Jellyfish (183 […]

Parametric City: Beacon

Thursday June 14, 2012 – Thursday June 14, 2012 Dennings Point Map and Directions | Register Description: Thursday, June 14 Beacon Institute Center for Environmental Innovation and Education (CEIE) Denning’s Point, Hudson Highlands State Park Beacon, New York 7:00pm Oliver Schaper and Lily Zand of […]


Beacon Open Studios

April 28 & 29: Beacon Open Studios Lily Zand at School of Jellyfish Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29 School of Jellyfish 183 Main Street Beacon, New York 12:00pm – 6:00pm Light Refreshment Maps Available