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Monday, June 27, 2016
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June 27 2016 - September 25 2016
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6/30/2016
National Park Service Accepting Applications for Assistance
Applications are now available for technical assistance in 2017 for your community-led conservation and outdoor recreation project from the National Park Service Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance program. Apply by June 30th to be considered. 

7/2/2016
Independence Day Commemoration
Celebrate the 240th birthday of the United States with Stony Point Battlefield State Historic Site!

6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


7/4/2016
Independence Day at Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site
Enjoy an early American July 4th celebration on the grounds of Schuyler Mansion. 18th century- inspired games and performances, as well as other activities and ice cream will be free of charge to commemorate this important holiday. 

7/4/2016
An Old-Fashioned Independence Day
18th century crafts, Reenactors, music and entertainment. A great day for young families. Later, enjoy live music and delicious hot food until a view of the Saugerties Fireworks over the Hudson River

6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


7/10/2016
Victoria Fu, Egg
Los Angeles-based artist Victoria Fu employs analogue and digital techniques to explore the impact of virtual aesthetics on the everyday human experience. 

7/10/2016
Parks & Trails New York's Cycle the Erie Canal Tour
Make good on that New Year's resolution to get more exercise by biking across New York State in 2016. 

7/10/2016
OnSite Katonah
OnSite Katonah presents eight experimental, site-specific installations created in response to the Katonah Museum of Art's distinctive landscape, architecture, and history.

7/11/2016
Young Writers Camp
Making Art & History On the Riverfront, will be held at Clermont Historic site as part of this year's The Hudson Valley Writing Project organized by SUNY New Paltz. Young writes will explore regional history and the creative process as they sit on the banks of the Hudson River and join past writers and artists who have celebrated the landscape through word and image. 

7/11/2016
Making Art & History On the Riverfront
Making Art & History On the Riverfront will be held at Clermont State Historic Site as part of this year's The Hudson Valley Writing Project organized by SUNY New Paltz. Young writers will explore regional history and the creative process as they sit on the banks of the Hudson River and join past writers and artists who have celebrated the landscape through word and image.

7/16/2016
World War I & The End of the Gilded Age Tour
Commemorating the centennial years of World War I, this special tour explores how the Millses' extravagant way of life withered away in the cataclysm of the Great War. 

7/16/2016
Storming of Stony Point
Visit the 18th century military encampment and commemorate the daring midnight assault on the British fortifications at Stony Point in July 1779. 

6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


7/18/2016
History Adventure Days - American Revolution
John Jay Homestead will host History Adventure Days - American Revolution. Participate in activities, play great games and interact with amazing special guests. History Adventure Days is for children entering 2nd through 6th grade. The cost is $275.

7/19/2016
Canoe Trips at Iona Island
These trips are a great way to see Rockland in a different perspective while providing information about the importance of freshwater wetlands.  Estuary educators from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will guide the trip.  No equipment or knowledge of canoeing is required; all will be provided for you.

7/19/2016
West Point Foundry Preserve Lantern Tours
Join West Point Foundry Preserve for their lantern tours. On full moon nights, see the preserve in an entirely new light. Building remains will be illuminated with lanterns, offering a dramatic glimpse of the foundry's 24-hour operations. There will also be readings historic accounts by foundry employees and visitors.

7/23/2016
Lenape Lifeways
Learn what life was like for the Lenape, the area's native inhabitants. See real artifacts found in the area and watch New York Native American expert Barry Keegan demonstrate traditional fire making, flint knapping, and other Lenape skills.

7/24/2016
Destination: Latin America
The Neuberger Museum of Art presents the opening of it's Latin American collection, Destination: Latin America. The collection offers a multifaceted, didactic journey through twentieth and twenty-first century Latin American art.

6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


7/25/2016
History Travel Camp - American Icons: The Gilded Age
Visit historic sites in the Hudson Valley to explore iconic American figures of the Gilded Age. History Travel Camp is for children entering grade 7 and up.

7/26/2016
Find Your Park: Gain a Classroom
Explore historic sites, museums, and parks near you. Experience programs and resources available to bring K-12 subject matter to life, foster a sense of community, and encourage conversation about cultural, ecological, and social issues. Workshops, extended field experiences, tours, tips for paying...

7/26/2016
2016 Teaching the Hudson Valley Summer Institute
THV's place-based learning institutes are an unusual professional development opportunity. Choose from a variety of interdisciplinary workshops and field experiences, mixing K-12 teachers with non-formal educators from parks, historic sites, and museums

7/30/2016 - 7/31/2016
Bounty of the Hudson Wine & Food Festival
This two-day wine and food festival is a unique opportunity to enjoy side-by-side tastings of the Hudson Valley's finest wines. All 15 wineries from the Shawangunk Wine Trail will be pouring tastings as well as select wineries from the Valley. Sample locally produced cheeses, honey, baked goods, and...

6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


7/30/2016 - 7/31/2016
Bounty of the Hudson Wine & Food Festival
This two-day wine and food festival is a unique opportunity to enjoy side-by-side tastings of the Hudson Valley's finest wines. All 15 wineries from the Shawangunk Wine Trail will be pouring tastings as well as select wineries from the Valley. Sample locally produced cheeses, honey, baked goods, and...

8/6/2016
Sleuthing for Animals
Join the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in Sleuthing for Animals. Animals leave clues of their presence everywhere. Are you able to recognize the evidence? Learn to read animal activity by analyzing tracks, beds, runs, nests, feathers, and so much more.

6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


8/13/2016
Perseids & Popsicles
Join the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in Perseids & Popsicles. Each August, the Perseid meteor shower reappears and the Museum's dark skies make for a brilliant show. Learn about the history and science behind the Perseids meteor shower. Bring a blanket and they'll provide the popsicles while you watch the show!

6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


8/26/2016
"The Street That Built A City, McEntee's Chestnut Street"
Lowell Thing will present on his book, The Street that Built a City: McEntee's Chestnut Street, Kingston, and the Rise of New York (Black Dome, 2015). The author takes a look at the city of New York and the street that built it — or much of it. The street is on a quiet hilltop overlooking the Hudson River a hundred miles north of New York's harbor.

6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


8/29/2016
Reenactment Day
Each year, the Constitution Island Association and the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area honor West Point's Constitution Island's role in the American Revolution and the Civil War by hosting Reenactment Day -- a family friendly event showcasing the lifestyles of the people who lived and fought during these pivotal periods in American history. 

8/31/2016
In/Animate: Recent Work by Myra Mimlitsch-Gray
Curated by author Akiko Busch, the exhibition explores a variety of artistic processes using iron, copper, brass, silver, and enameled steel. 

8/31/2016
Bradley Walker Tomlin: A Retrospective
The Dorsky Museum, in partnership with the Everson Museum of Art, is organizing the first retrospective and catalogue of American painter Bradley Walker Tomlin (1899-1953) since 1975. 

8/31/2016
In/Animate: Recent Work by Myra Mimlitsch-Gray
In/Animate surveys the past decade of work by Myra Mimlitsch-Gray, internationally renowned metalsmith and head of the Metal Program at SUNY New Paltz

9/2/2016
Celebrating Heroes: American Mural Studies of the 1930s and 1940s from the Susan and Steven Hirsch Collection
The Great Depression forged a renewed belief in the centrality of the laborer, and the federal government sponsored numerous work programs, including those for visual artists. 

6/26/2016 - 9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Outdoor Art Show
IN:SITE is a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society (CHHS) on the Snyder Estate in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories.


9/10/2016
CHHS Projects IN:SITE Opening Event
Join us for the closing of IN:SITE, a summer-long outdoor art exhibit at the Century House Historical Society in Rosendale, NY, home of the Widow Jane Mine. Curated by Jenny Lee Fowler and Natasha Maria Brooks-Sperduti, over fifteen artists from the Northeast present site-specific sculptures and performances engaging the location's rich natural and industrial histories. Closing event will feature performances and works of a more ephemeral nature, as well as more permanent sculptural works.