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Southampton Historical Museum Awarded $50k to Restore 1830 Schoolhouse

Nov 16, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Schoolhouse (Photo by Connor Flanagan)Southampton, N.Y. - The Gardiner Foundation awarded the Southampton Historical Museum a matching grant of $50,500 to be used for the restoration of the Red Creek Schoolhouse located on the grounds of the Rogers Mansion Museum Complex in the Village of Southampton. Katherine Curran, executive director of the Gardiner Foundation, gave the check to Tom Edmonds, executive director of the Southampton Historical Museum. Witnesses included Bob Beck, president of the Southampton Historical Museum and Stephen Funsch, village administrator for the Village of Southampton.

Catskills Holiday Festivals Feature Historic Tours, Artistic Events, & Family Entertainment

Nov 9, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

The Great Northern Catskills' Holiday Events Appeal to All Ages

Greene County, N.Y. - Get into the Holiday Spirit in the Great Northern Catskills with events that honor traditions, spark new ones, and guarantee fun for the whole family.

Chilly Willy Winter's Eve Tours, November 12 and 13, at the Bronck Museum in Coxsackie, features costumed guides who will take visitors through the restored and preserved Bronck House,

'Yin and Yang' Exhibition: Two Points of View

Sep 8, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Yin and YangA Smorgasbord of Photography and More

Hudson, N.Y. - The exhibition Yin and Yang, taking place at Columbia Green Community College now through Sept. 28, is a visual collaboration by David Slutzky and Francis X. Driscoll demonstrating that sometimes different points of view can create a balance. Sometimes the same subject captured slightly differently can convey a very ...

Hudson River Valley Ramble Continues This Weekend

Sep 8, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

September Celebration Features Over 225 Events

www.hudsonrivervalleyramble.com 

(Albany, NY) -The 17th annual Hudson River Valley Ramble continues this Saturday with a weekend full of activities and continues throughout September with more than 225 exciting outdoor adventures across New York's Hudson Valley.  The Ramble offers visitors and residents of all ages an opportunity to experience the distinct cultural heritage and landscape of the region by hiking a trail, visiting an historic site, or paddling on the river during the Northeast's most beautiful time of the year. For a complete listing of events, visit www.hudsonrivervalleyramble.com.

I LOVE NEW YORK ANNOUNCES 2016 BLACK HERITAGE TOURS TO LAUNCH AUGUST 5-7

Aug 8, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Experience Native American, African and Dutch Heritage in New York State Albany, N.Y. (Aug. 5) - I LOVE NEW YORK today announced new heritage tours taking place across the Empire State. Black Heritage Tours, based in New York and the Netherlands, is offering a trip through the Capital - Saratoga and Hudson Valley Regions, stopping at sites connected to African, Dutch, and Native American cultures that have helped shape both New York State and U.S. history.

OSI Protects Hudson Valley Heritage Trail Network at MANITOGA

Jul 26, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Manitoga Trail NetworkVision of famed designer Russel Wright, trails also enhance access to Appalachian Trail, Hudson Highlands State Park

Garrison, N.Y. - The Open Space Institute announced today the protection of the trail network at Manitoga, a National Historic Landmark and celebrated Hudson Valley cultural attraction. The agreement guarantees permanent public access to Manitoga's scenic footpaths while protecting a key access point to the Appalachian Trail, through the adjacent Hudson Highlands State Park.

‘Rounders’ to be Played at Civil War Weekend, Saturday, July 30

Jul 26, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Canton Baseball TeamMassena, N.Y. - If you're a fan of baseball, you should make a point to visit the St. Lawrence County Historical Association's 15th annual Civil War reenactment at Robert Moses State Park in Massena bright and early on the morning of Saturday, July 30th! A game of rounders - a sport descended from the same ancestor as modern baseball - will be played at 10:30am in a moment of peace before the battle, followed by the roll call of local soldiers at 11am and a women's and children's frying pan toss at 11:30 (spectators are welcome to participate!).

Find Family Fun at 2016 Empire Farm Days: From Kiddie Tractor Pull and Hot Wheels to Dancing Digger

Jul 21, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Empire Farm DaysSeneca Falls, N.Y. - The August 9-11, 2016 Empire Farm Days at Rodman Lott and Son Farms in Seneca Falls, NY, offers a host of exhibits and activities for families to enjoy.

The Farm Bureau Family Education Center has a grain box play area with straw bale seating, interactive games, puzzles, a coloring contest, and balloons. Check the tent for a special time each day for the children to add a small painted agricultural theme to their face or hand.

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