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Posts for February 2013

Celebrate the Women of New York State

Feb 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

ilnylogo_stakt-hires.jpgVisit the Homes of Famous Poets, Activists, Politicians and Artists Albany, N.Y. - It was no accident that the nation's first women's rights convention took place in New York State, since the state was home to Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman and many other important leaders in the often-overlapping anti-slavery and women's rights movements. That first gathering, held ...

The Finger Lakes: A Conversation with Andrew Zepp, Executive Director Finger Lakes Land Trust

Feb 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Image Credit: Cornelius D. Kriefhoff, The Storyteller, c. 1855-1860, Oil on canvas, 12 1/8 x 18 x 18 ¼ in. Museum purchase 78.951.FCorning, N.Y. - The Rockwell Museum of Western Art, located in the heart of the Finger Lakes region of New York State, is presenting a lecture given by Executive Director of the Finger Lakes Land Trust, Andrew Zepp.  The conversation will take place on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. in the Visions of the West gallery of the Rockwell Museum of Western Art.  Andrew Zepp will discuss the ...

Proctors Announces Five-Year Partnership to be the Summer Home for Cirque Éloize Performances and Educational Camps

Feb 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Philip Morris, Angelica Bongiovonni, Jeannot Painchaud and Nicolas Boivin-GravelSchenectady, N.Y. - Proctors recently signed a five-year commitment with Cirque Éloize. Proctors joined Cirque Éloize to become the summer home for their productions during the month of August.  In addition to performances, Cirque Éloize will be hosting summer camps at the Proctors School of the Performing Arts for children interested in this exciting discipline. "We are thrilled to be ...

Nationally Recognized Seminar on the Seven Years War at Fort Ticonderoga

Feb 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Steven Wapen discusses “The Lost Rum at Oswego, 1756? at Fort Ticonderoga’s Eighteenth Annual War College of the Seven Years’ War May 17-19, 2013. Registration is now open for this annual seminar focused on the French & Indian War in North America.Registration Now Open for Annual War College of the Seven Years' War Scheduled for May 17-19, 2013 Ticonderoga, N.Y. - Registration is now open for Fort Ticonderoga's Eighteenth Annual War College of the Seven Years' War May 17-19, 2013. This annual seminar focuses on the French & Indian War in North America (1754-1763), bringing together a panel of distinguished historians from around the ...

2013 Albany Visitors Guide Released

Feb 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

This week, the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACCVB) distributed the new 2013 Albany Visitors Guide to area attractions, hotels, and community partners.Features Celebrations & Special Events throughout Albany County Albany, N.Y. - This week, the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACCVB) distributed the new 2013 Albany Visitors Guide to area attractions, hotels, and community partners. The 2013 Visitors Guide is a 50-page, full-color magazine that features a central theme of celebrating a number of important Albany County ...

QFEST 2013 Taking Place in Schenectady

Feb 22, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

qfest-2013.JPGThird Annual LGBT Film Festival February 28 - March 3 Schenectady, N.Y. - The 3rd Annual QFEST returns to the GE Theatre at Proctors, Feb. 28-March 3 with brand new films, exciting new opportunities for discussion, and even more surprises than last year! Regional Premieres, comedy, tragedy, music and fun this year at QFEST. There's something for everyone. This fantastic week offers a ...

Winter Offers Arts and Culture Events in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County

Feb 20, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPGExciting Winter Fun for All in New York's Catskill Mountains Greene County, N.Y. - Winter in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County offers more than world class skiing and outdoor adventure. With beautifully restored performing arts facilities, an artistic legacy that spans centuries and maple sugaring season coming up - you're invited to discover off-hill fun for the whole family all ...

First Statewide Trail User Count Demonstrates Popularity of Greenway (Multi-use) Trails

Feb 20, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

parks-and-trails-ny.JPG14 Trails Enjoy Upwards of 2.2 Million Users Albany, N.Y. - Parks & Trails New York, the New York State Trails Council, and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation are pleased to announce the results of the first New York State Trail User Count.  The study focused on 14 of the state's greenway or multi-use trails where volunteers conducted user counts this ...

See NY Clean & Safe Boats Equipped for No Discharge Zones Feb. 27-Mar. 3 at Buffalo Bills Boat Show

Feb 20, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Buffalo, N.Y. - New York's Discover Clean & Safe Boats -- equipped with all the gear required and recommended for legal, safe, and environmentally-friendly boating in New York waters -- will be at the Buffalo Bills Boat Show February 27 through March 3 at the Buffalo Bills Healthy Zone Fieldhouse in Orchard Park, NY.   New with the 2013 exhibit coordinated by New York Sea Grant is a sewage ...

NYC & Company Holds Annual Meeting With 2,000 Tourism Industry Partners And Business Leaders to Highilght Continued Importance and Success Of City’s $55 Billion Tourism Industry

Feb 20, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

nycgo.jpgInternational Travel to NYC Increases 50 Percent While Employment in NYC's Leisure and Hospitality Sector Grows 25 Percent Since the 2006 Reorganization of NYC & Company Hostel Legislation Targeting Youth Visitors, New Neighborhood Communications Initiative and Future City-to-City Partnerships All Part of 2013 Tourism Strategy New York, N.Y. - NYC & Company today held its Annual ...
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