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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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April 23 2014 - July 22 2014
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4/23/2014
New Windsor Cantonment Opens for the Season
1782-83 Revolutionary War winter encampment site opens for another season of living history and special events.

4/25/2014
Fine Arts & Crafts Festival
Please join us for the second annual Fine Arts and Crafts Festival on April 25th and 26th. The event will showcase juried original works in pottery, metal, glass, paper, and fiber, created by the region's top artists and craftspeople.This two-day indoor show is located in and all proceeds...

4/26/2014
Lyndhurst Family Fun Day
Please join us rain or shine for Lyndhurst Family Fun Day weekend. A two day family event with LEGO exhibitions by local children in Lyndhurst mansion. Extensive play space for kids of all ages in the Lyndhurst carriage house. LEGO robotics demonstrations by local school groups and a gigantic LEGO trainscape....

4/26/2014
Brigade of the American Revolution Encampment
Revolutionary War historians, dressed in period clothing, perform military drill and battle demonstration at 2:00PM. Visit their encampments and learn about life during the Revolution.

4/26/2014
The River Project's Shad Run
Join The River Project this spring for the Shad Run! Run or walk alongside legendary schools of the Hudson River's American shad as they make their annual swim upriver from the ocean to their historic freshwater spawning grounds. This great new 5K run and 1.5 mile walk is a fundraiser for The River...

4/27/2014
Brigade of the American Revolution Encampment
Revolutionary War historians, dressed in period clothing, perform military drill and battle demonstration at 2:00PM. Visit their encampments and learn about life during the Revolution.

5/4/2014
"Highlights of Eugene Speicher" Free Gallery tour by Dorsky Museum curatorial intern Rachel Beaudoin
SUNY New Paltz art history student and Dorsky Museum curatorial intern Rachel Beaudoin will lead a tour through Along His Own Lines, addressing important works in Speicher's artistic evolution, from an early portrait of Georgia O'Keeffe to late career explorations of landscape and floral still life...

5/10/2014
Stony Point Lighthouse talk and walk
Noted Hudson River lighthouse historian, ScottCraven, will present an evening lighthouse lecture in the museum. Weather permitting, visitors may follow a walk to the lighthouse and climb two ladders to the lantern room. Advance reservation required, 845-786-2521.Children must be 10 years or...

5/24/2014
Knox's Headquarters Opens for the Season
The headquarters of Generals Nathanael Greene, Henry Knox and Horatio Gates opens for another season of tours and special events. Open Wed. - Sat. 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM & Sun. 1:00 - 5:00 PM.

5/26/2014
Stony Point Battlefield Memorial Day
Memorial Day Commemoration - Mourn Firelocks: A commemoration of fallen soldiers from all wars with a presentation of an 18th century military ceremony to honor our veterans. Followed by our artillery demonstration and firing of the 6 pounder cannon.

5/26/2014
Honor Our Nation's Fallen Soldiers
At 2:00 PM Continental Army soldiers perform an 18th century graveside mourning ceremony. Following the ceremony, balladeer Linda Russell performs the songs that inspired and comforted the American people when our nation was at war.

5/28/2014
The Architecture Between Us
Through her installations, photographs and drawings, artist Kim Faler is able to introduce shifts in context, materials and perspectives, which ultimately allow her to transform the functionality of familiar objects we see and use in our everyday lives. For this exhibit, Faler will present a selection...

6/1/2014
"Remembering Eugene Speicher" A Conversation with Marianne Kearney, Tony Robinson, and friends
Hudson Valley natives who knew Eugene Speicher as an esteemed painter and a pillar of the Woodstock art colony will recall stories of Speicher and bring to life a man who was a prominent figure in his day but who has fallen into obscurity. They will address Speicher's influential relationship with...

6/14/2014
Stony Point Battlefield Evening Lantern Tour
Follow in the footsteps of the attacking American forces as the sounds of musket and cannon fire from the British camp echo around you. Walk with a guide and learn the details of the battle.By advance reservation, 845-786-2521.Fee: $5.00 adults / $4.00 children (10 and over) and seniors.

6/14/2014
Aiming to Please
Aiming to Please at Knox's Headquarters. Part of the Path Through History weekends, from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM cannon firings highlight this program on the Continental Army artillery training at New Windsor, in the spring of 1781. These men went on to play a decisive role in the siege of Yorktown, Virginia,...

6/14/2014
Spring Bird Walk at Stony Point Battlefield
This program is free to the public.Site entrance gate will be open from 7:45 a.m.This event is sponsored by Rockland Audubon Society as part of the Audubon in Parks program. Join us in celebrating New York Parks Heritage Weekend.Presented by Della and Alan Wells of the Rockland...

6/15/2014
Children's Day
A fun-filled day of family entertainment on Father's Day with the Two by Two petting zoo, magician Mr. Bayly and a host of 18th century games.

6/30/2014
Summer Camps at the Arts Center!
Give your child a gift that will continue to enrich them for a lifetime. Send your child to truly unique summer camp. These experiential arts camps offer adventure and learning that not any old summer camp can:• All classes are geared toward the skills and abilities of a specific age...

7/4/2014
Reading of Declaration of Independence
Gather at the site of our 6pounder cannon for a reading of the document by a costumed soldier in General Washington's army, which spelled out our intentions to the British King. A firing of muskets, rifles and cannon will follow! Huzzah!

7/5/2014
Reading of Declaration of Independence
Gather at the site of our 6 pounder cannon for a reading of the document by a costumed soldier in General Washington's army, which spelled out our intentions to the British King. A firing of muskets, rifles and cannon will follow! Huzzah!