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Living History: "Thanksgiving at Mrs. K
Location:
Kearney House in Alpine Area at Palisades Interstate Park
Start:
1:00 PM on November 24th
End:
4:00 PM on November 25th
Fun for all! Free admission, donations gratefully accepted. For info call (201) 768-1360 x108.
Family Nature: Food for the Birds
Location:
Nature Center at Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Start:
2:00 PM on November 25th
End:
4:00 PM on November 25th
With crafts, an easy hike and a scavenger hunt. Free admission! $10 parking per car. For all ages. Registration & adult required (845) 255-0752.
Sterling Speaker: Bear Talk
Location:
Lautenberg Visitor Center, 116 Old Forge Road Tuxedo, NY at Sterling Forest State Park
Start:
1:00 PM on November 25th
End:
3:00 PM on November 25th
With Doc "Yogi" Bear. Free admission! Free parking! Please call (845) 351-5907 to reserve a seat for this talk.
Tuesday Trek: Wild Orchard Walk
Location:
Nature Center at Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Start:
10:00:00 AM on November 27th
End:
02:00:00 PM on November 27th
A moderate hike with Laura Conner. Free admission! $10 parking per car. Bring lunch and water. Registration required (845) 255-0752

Nature Hike: Verkeerderkill Falls
Location:
Sams Point Visitor Center at Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Start:
10:30:00 AM on November 28th
End:
01:00:00 PM on November 28th
A moderate+ hike with Laura Davis. Free admission! $10 parking per car. Bring water and lunch. Registration required (845) 647-7989

History Talk: The CCC and Fire Towers in the Hudson Valley
Location:
690 Rte 9W, Fort Montgomery, NY 10922 at Fort Montgomery State Historic Site
Start:
07:00:00 PM on November 29th
End:
09:00:00 PM on November 29th
Free admission (suggested donation of $5). Free parking! Seating is limited, please call (845) 446-2134 to reserve a seat!

Sterling Speaker: Bear Talk
Family Nature: Food for the Birds
Living History: "Thanksgiving at Mrs. K
Tuesday Trek: Wild Orchard Walk
Nature Hike: Verkeerderkill Falls
History Talk: The CCC and Fire Towers in the Hudson Valley
Warm Up at the Washingtons
Location:
84 Liberty St, Newburgh, NY 12550 at Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site
Start:
12:00:00 PM on December 9th
End:
04:00:00 PM on December 9th
Visit the Hasbrouck house, fragrantly decorated for yuletide, with live music for the holidays, hot cider and cookies! Costumed historic interpreters in every room to answer your questions! Admission free thanks to the Friends of the State Historic Sites of the Hudson Highlands! Info: (845) 562-1195.

Lighting Up Solstice
Location:
Marydell, 640 N. Midland Ave. Nyack, NY 10960
Start:
02:00:00 PM on December 15th
End:
04:30:00 PM on December 15th
For Children and Adults (recommended for ages 4 and up with parents/caregivers). This workshop will include indoor and outdoor time, so please come dressed for the outdoor weather. This class is timed for a day into night time interval so we can share our illuminated creations in the dark.



This program is FREE and for children and adults, sponsored by the Palisades Parks Conservancy. All art materials and tools are provided. PLEASE EMAIL ADMIN@MYPALISADES.ORG TO REGISTER!



PARKING: down Larchdale Ave, through the 3rd gate, in the grass/gravel lot

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Christmas with the Ellisons
Location:
289 Forge Hill Road, Vails Gate, NY at Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Start:
05:00:00 PM on December 15th
End:
08:00:00 PM on December 15th
Enjoy a living history event with the Ellison House decked out in elegant holiday decorations of the period. Free admission! Free parking! For more information call, (845) 561-1765 x22

Christmas with the Ellisons
Warm Up at the Washingtons
Lighting Up Solstice
A Beary Merry Holiday
Location:
Trailside Museums & Zoo at Bear Mountain State Park
Start:
10:30:00 AM on December 22nd
End:
03:00:00 PM on December 22nd
A day of holiday related, family fun at the zoo! No food or pets allowed inside the zoo. $10 parking per car at Bear Mountain. $1 suggested donation per person at the zoo. Rain date: 12/23/18. For info: (845) 786-2701 x293.

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Bear Mountain State Park
Living History: Wassail, Wassail All Over the Town
Location:
289 Forge Hill Rd, New Windsor, NY 12553 at Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Start:
05:00:00 PM on December 22nd
End:
08:00:00 PM on December 22nd
From 5:00 to 8:00 PM on Saturday December 22nd assist the Ellison family to not only deal with the local rowdies but over 300 Continental artillerymen in search of liquid refreshment in this first-person presentation set during the winter of 1780-81 at Knox’s Headquarters. The program is outside on the grounds and inside the beautifully decorated 1754 stone Ellison house. Free admission! Free parking! Info: (845) 561-1765 x22.

Living History: Wassail, Wassail All Over the Town
A Beary Merry Holiday
A Cure For Cabin Fever
Location:
Liberty St. in Newburgh, NY at Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site
Start:
11:00:00 AM on December 26th
End:
03:00:00 PM on December 29th
Come to Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site, in Newburgh, and find “A Cure for Cabin Fever” on December 26th through 29th, 11 AM until 3 PM each day. Visitors will be able to take a guided tour of the historic headquarters, seasonally decorated, and hear how the Washingtons acknowledged their holiday season during the final winter of the Revolutionary War. Explore the Museum and finish your visit creating a take-home craft, free with Museum admission.

Holiday Open House
Location:
Ellison House at Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Start:
10:00:00 AM on December 27th
End:
04:00:00 PM on December 28th
The Ellison mansion is open for tours at 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM & 3:00 PM. Tour the elegant 1754 historic house decorated for the season in 18th century fashion. Free admission! Free parking! Info: (845) 561-1765 x22.

Holiday Open House
A Cure For Cabin Fever