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#RecreateLocal-Discover Open Spaces & Parks CLOSE TO HOME!

Common Sense Guidelines Promote Safe Recreation Practices to Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19 DEC and the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) encourages New Yorkers to engage in responsible recreation during the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis. DEC and State Parks recommendations incorporate guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and […]

Backyard Birding during COVID-19

I Bird NY Birding is a fun activity that everyone can enjoy! From Montauk to Buffalo, New York is home to a vast array of amazing habitat that supports over 450 different bird species. Bird watching is one of the fastest growing outdoor recreational activities that can be enjoyed by all ages and experiences, plus […]

Fishing Season is Officially Underway!

Trout and Salmon Fishing Season Now Open New York’s coldwater lakes and streams offer springtime trout anglers the opportunity to pursue trout in a wide array of settings across the state. During the current COVID-19 public health crisis, getting outdoors and connecting with nature while angling in New York’s waters is a great way to […]

Cold Spring’s The Chapel Restoration featured in Chronogram Magazine

The Chapel Restoration in Cold Spring was the first Catholic Church north of Manhattan, built to serve the Irish immigrants who worked at the nearby West Point Foundry. It was designed by a 19-year-old immigrant in the 1830s, abandoned in the early 1900s and struck by fire in the 1920s. The once beautiful building, overlooking […]

Flamenco Workshop hosted by Arts on the Lake

Love / Art / Play, is hosting this dance workshop that brings the passion, rhythms and music of Spain to our Center. Taught by Sandra Hernandez, a master Flamenco dancer and teacher, the hour and a half workshop is for beginning teens and adults of all ages and will be held Saturday, March 21 at […]

POSTPONED: Green Chimneys Pancake Breakfast at Clearpool

Due to current health concerns, this event is postponed.   Those already registered will be contacted directly by Green Chimneys. For more information, contact AJ via AJohnson@greenchimneys.org or 845.225.8226 x603. Our Maple Sugaring & Pancake Breakfast is an annual tradition, and you are invited to celebrate the end of winter’s chill by enjoying this sweet gift […]

Holiday on the Lake December 7, 2019

The daylong celebration features pancake breakfast, holiday craft bazaars, storytelling, crafts, afternoon chowder festival, hayrides, entertainment on multiple stages and multiple opportunities for visits with Santa.  The evening begins with a Santa Stroll benefiting the American Cancer Society (all are welcome to participate), with the highlight of the event being a 50 float lighted holiday parade.  […]