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Posts for July 2012

Parks & Trails New York Studies Economic Impact of Erie Canalway Trail

Jul 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

ptny.JPGAlbany, N.Y. - Visitors to the Erie Canalway Trail this summer may encounter students wanting to know more about their visit as part of a an economic impact study being conducted by the statewide not-for-profit advocacy group, Parks & Trails New York (PTNY).  Paul Scipione, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Business and Director of the Survey/Research Center at SUNY Geneseo is leading the ...

The Strong® Receives Museums for America Grant from Institute of Museum and Library Services

Jul 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

strong-national-museum-of-play.jpgRochester, N.Y.-The Strong has received a grant of $150,000 (the maximum amount awarded) from the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Museums for America Program. The Strong is one of 152 museums across the nation to be awarded grants out of 470 that applied for funding.   The IMLS funding will assist with the ongoing transformation of The Strong's second floor into an ...

Proctors Hash Tags* Broadway Without Boundaries (#altBWAY)

Jul 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

proctors-theatre.JPGOffers edgier, more complex entertainment for adventurous theatergoers Definitely not your "mama's Broadway" Schenectady, N.Y. - "...let us go a very little beyond the last road - there's something to be found," said poet e.e. cummings. For Capital Region theatre lovers with a proclivity to explore new frontiers and experience entertainment just beyond the beaten track of Broadway, Proctors ...

Free Ice Cream at “Sundaes at the Farm” Event

Jul 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

tioga-county.JPGBerkshire, N.Y. - For the 5th year, The Tioga County Agricultural Resource Group is pleased to offer to the public free ice cream sundaes with delicious locally grown toppings.  Plan to be at the Luszczek Family Farm on 155 Rejmer Road in Berkshire, NY on Sunday, August 19, from 12:00 pm- 3:00 pm for an enjoyable "Sundae Sunday" at the farm.  In addition to free ice cream, there will also be ...

Special Program at the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in Cornwall-on-Hudson

Jul 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

dvrc-billjuliapicnic.JPGPresented by the Delaware Valley Raptor Center Cornwall-on Hudson, N.Y. - On Saturday, August 11 at a special time: 5pm, the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be hosting: Birds of Prey presented by the Delaware Valley Raptor Center, at the Wildlife Education Center, 25 Boulevard, Cornwall-on-Hudson. Meet five live raptors for an incredible experience unlikely to be forgotten.  The audience ...

20th Annual Ticonderoga Area Car Show, Aug. 5

Jul 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

ticonderoga-area-cofc.JPGTiconderoga, N.Y. - The 20th Annual Ticonderoga Area Car Show will be held Sunday, August 5, 2012 in Ticonderoga's Bicentennial Park from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. There will be 27 classes with awards in each class. The show is a judged show and a "SuperWheels Showdown" Qualifier. The first 150 People registered will receive a goody bag & dash plaque! During the Car Show there will be food, vendors, ...

Enjoy Free Movies On The Banks Of The Hudson!

Jul 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

cold-spring-film-society.JPGCold Spring, N.Y. - The 2nd Annual Cold Spring Film Society's Summer Film Series is underway on the banks of the Hudson River, through Labor Day weekend. Movies start at sunset.  Bring a picnic to Dockside Park in advance and enjoy the most beautiful setting along the Hudson River! Schedule: Saturday, August 4 - CHINATOWN (rain date August 5) Saturday, August 18 - THE BIRDS (rain date ...

The Harlem Gospel Choir and The Lee Boys for ‘Gospel According To Caramoor’

Jul 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

harlem-gospel-lee-boys.JPGSunday, August 5, 4:30 Pm in the Venetian Theater Katonah, N.Y. - Caramoor proudly welcomes the Harlem Gospel Choir and The Lee Boys on Sunday, August 5 at 4:30 PM for a program of joyous music in the Venetian Theater. The Harlem Gospel Choir has toured around the globe for over 25 years sharing a message of love, hope, and unity. The sacred steel ensemble, The Lee Boys, performs a unique ...

"Great Camps of the Adirondacks: Second Edition" at the Adirondack Museum

Jul 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

Join author Harvey Kaiser on Monday, August 6 for “Great Camps of the Adirondacks: Second Edition.” The program is part of the Monday Evening Lecture series.Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Join author Harvey Kaiser on Monday, August 6 for "Great Camps of the Adirondacks: Second Edition." The program is part of the Monday Evening Lecture series. Kaiser will speak about Adirondack rustic style; it's representation in great camps, and the activities surrounding the interest in the great camps over the last 30 years.  The lecture will include illustrations ...

NY Sea Grant Discover Clean & Safe Sailboat visits Skaneateles Antique & Classic Boat Show July 27-29

Jul 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

New York Sea Grant’s 2012 Discover Clean and Safe Sailboat will visit the Antique and Classic Boat Show in Skaneateles July 27-29. Photo: NY Sea GrantOswego, N.Y. --  The 2012 New York Sea Grant Clean & Safe Sailboat will visit the Antique and Classic Boat Show in Skaneateles July 27-29.   A 17-foot Com-Pac Sun Cat, made available by the Skaneateles Sailboat Shop, is the educational vessel for the 2012 Discover Clean & Safe Boating campaign that educates boaters about all the gear required and recommended for legal, safe and ...
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