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Upcoming Events

  • Mushroom Walk & Farm Tour with Medicinal Mushroom Tea
    Mushroom Walk & Farm Tour with Medicinal Mushroom Tea
    Sat, May 25
    Wild Hudson Valley (Farm Entrance)
    May 25, 2024, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM
    Wild Hudson Valley (Farm Entrance), Abandoned Airport Rd, Cairo, NY 12413, USA
    May 25, 2024, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM
    Wild Hudson Valley (Farm Entrance), Abandoned Airport Rd, Cairo, NY 12413, USA
    Join us for a mushroom walk! John Michelotti of Catskill Fungi will guide us as we explore the wide world of fungi, from wild mushroom identification to mushroom cultivation. We'll tour an outdoor mushroom growing "laying yard" and learn about (and taste!) medicinal mushrooms.
  • Spring Foraging Workshop
    Spring Foraging Workshop
    Sun, May 26
    Wild Hudson Valley Eco Camp
    May 26, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Wild Hudson Valley Eco Camp, 408 Lake Mills Rd, Cairo, NY 12451, USA
    May 26, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Wild Hudson Valley Eco Camp, 408 Lake Mills Rd, Cairo, NY 12451, USA
    Join us for a nature walk and workshop to learn about seasonal wild edible plants and fungi, how to gather them sustainably, how to prepare them, and what they taste like!
  • Educator Professional Development Event: Indigenous History Boat Cruise
    Educator Professional Development Event: Indigenous History Boat Cruise
    Thu, May 30
    Hudson River Maritime Museum
    May 30, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    May 30, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Come aboard the Solaris, a 100% solar-powered vessel, to learn about indigenous lifeways and history on the Hudson River over the centuries. Organized by Ulster BOCES, educators will then discuss classroom applications and collaborate with others in a follow up session on Zoom.
  • Northeastern Native Birdlore: Bird Walk and Presentation
    Northeastern Native Birdlore: Bird Walk and Presentation
    Sat, Jun 01
    Wild Hudson Valley Eco Camp
    Jun 01, 2024, 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    Wild Hudson Valley Eco Camp, 408 Lake Mills Rd, Cairo, NY 12451, USA
    Jun 01, 2024, 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    Wild Hudson Valley Eco Camp, 408 Lake Mills Rd, Cairo, NY 12451, USA
    Many of the bird species that we see in the Hudson Valley moved here only recently, and many once common bird species are no longer found here. Join us for a birdwatching walk followed by a presentation with an emphasis on Northeastern native bird names and folklore.
  • Medicine Walk with Mohican Herbalist Misty Cook
    Medicine Walk with Mohican Herbalist Misty Cook
    Sun, Jun 02
    Wild Hudson Valley Camp
    Jun 02, 2024, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Wild Hudson Valley Camp, 408 Lake Mills Rd, Cairo, NY 12451, USA
    Jun 02, 2024, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Wild Hudson Valley Camp, 408 Lake Mills Rd, Cairo, NY 12451, USA
    Join us for a traditional medicine presentation by Mohican herbalist Misty Cook, followed by a walk through the woods and meadows to learn about Mohican medicines in their natural setting!
  • The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jun 06
    Hudson River Maritime Museum
    Jun 06, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Jun 06, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Drift with us into the past aboard the Solaris, a 100% solar-powered boat for a twilight cruise on the Hudson River! Lean how the Lenape People once relied on the Hudson River and its tributaries for their survival.
  • New Netherland Marketplace, 1645: A Living History Event
    New Netherland Marketplace, 1645: A Living History Event
    Sat, Jun 08
    Historic Huguenot Street
    Jun 08, 2024, 10:00 AM – Jun 09, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Historic Huguenot Street, 81 Huguenot St, New Paltz, NY 12561, USA
    Jun 08, 2024, 10:00 AM – Jun 09, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Historic Huguenot Street, 81 Huguenot St, New Paltz, NY 12561, USA
    Travel back in time to 1645 New Netherland! Discover Lenape, Black, and European demonstrators portraying daily life and sharing their craftsmanship and culture. Our whole family will be participating in this wonderful reenactment, and Justin will lead guided tours through the Marketplace each day!
  • Woodland Walk at Opus 40
    Woodland Walk at Opus 40
    Thu, Jun 27
    Opus 40
    Jun 27, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Opus 40, 356 George Sickle Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477, USA
    Jun 27, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Opus 40, 356 George Sickle Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477, USA
    Join us at the world-famous Opus 40 sculpture park for an exploration of the flora, fauna, and rocks that provided food, fiber, tools, and medicine to local native people centuries ago.
  • The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jun 27
    Hudson River Maritime Museum
    Jun 27, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Jun 27, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Drift with us into the past aboard the Solaris, a 100% solar-powered boat for a twilight cruise on the Hudson River! Lean how the Lenape People once relied on the Hudson River and its tributaries for their survival.
  • Summer Walk at the Mountain Top Arboretum
    Summer Walk at the Mountain Top Arboretum
    Sun, Jul 07
    Mountain Top Arboretum
    Jul 07, 2024, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Mountain Top Arboretum, 4 Maude Adams Rd, Tannersville, NY 12485, USA
    Jul 07, 2024, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Mountain Top Arboretum, 4 Maude Adams Rd, Tannersville, NY 12485, USA
    Centuries ago, local Lunaapee communities made seasonal trips to the habitats where the land had the most to share. In the Hudson Valley indigenous calendar, summer was spent in floodplain villages adjacent to the maize crops. Join us for one (or all four) walks at the Mountain Top Arboretum!
  • The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jul 11
    Hudson River Maritime Museum
    Jul 11, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Jul 11, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Drift with us into the past aboard the Solaris, a 100% solar-powered boat for a twilight cruise on the Hudson River! Lean how the Lenape People once relied on the Hudson River and its tributaries for their survival.
  • Woodland Walk at Opus 40
    Woodland Walk at Opus 40
    Sat, Jul 13
    Opus 40
    Jul 13, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Opus 40, 356 George Sickle Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477, USA
    Jul 13, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Opus 40, 356 George Sickle Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477, USA
    Join us at the world-famous Opus 40 sculpture park for an exploration of the flora, fauna, and rocks that provided food, fiber, tools, and medicine to local native people centuries ago.
  • The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jul 25
    Hudson River Maritime Museum
    Jul 25, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Jul 25, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Drift with us into the past aboard the Solaris, a 100% solar-powered boat for a twilight cruise on the Hudson River! Lean how the Lenape People once relied on the Hudson River and its tributaries for their survival.
  • Exploring the Lenape Landscape
    Exploring the Lenape Landscape
    Sun, Jul 28
    Wild Hudson Valley
    Jul 28, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Wild Hudson Valley, 408 Lake Mills Rd, Cairo, NY 12451, USA
    Jul 28, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Wild Hudson Valley, 408 Lake Mills Rd, Cairo, NY 12451, USA
    Join us for a guided nature walk to imagine the daily lives of local native people five centuries ago.
  • Summer Seasonal Walk with Greene Land Trust
    Summer Seasonal Walk with Greene Land Trust
    Sun, Jul 28
    Willows at Brandow Point
    Jul 28, 2024, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
    Willows at Brandow Point, 480 NY-385, Catskill, NY 12414, USA
    Jul 28, 2024, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
    Willows at Brandow Point, 480 NY-385, Catskill, NY 12414, USA
    The forests, meadows and wetlands of Greene County are a cycling kaleidoscope of seasonal change. Join ethnoecologist Justin Wexler on a midsummer Walk at Brandow Point and learn about the local environment and the lifeways of local native peoples of five centuries ago.
  • Woodland Walk at Opus 40
    Woodland Walk at Opus 40
    Thu, Aug 01
    Opus 40
    Aug 01, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Opus 40, 356 George Sickle Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477, USA
    Aug 01, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Opus 40, 356 George Sickle Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477, USA
    Join us at the world-famous Opus 40 sculpture park for an exploration of the flora, fauna, and rocks that provided food, fiber, tools, and medicine to local native people centuries ago.
  • The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    The River People: Historic Lenape Lifeways
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Aug 08
    Hudson River Maritime Museum
    Aug 08, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Aug 08, 2024, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM
    Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Drift with us into the past aboard the Solaris, a 100% solar-powered boat for a twilight cruise on the Hudson River! Lean how the Lenape People once relied on the Hudson River and its tributaries for their survival.
  • Vanished Fauna of the Catskill Mountains
    Vanished Fauna of the Catskill Mountains
    Sat, Aug 10
    Mountain Top Historical Society
    Aug 10, 2024, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Mountain Top Historical Society, 5132 NY-23A, Haines Falls, NY 12436, USA
    Aug 10, 2024, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Mountain Top Historical Society, 5132 NY-23A, Haines Falls, NY 12436, USA
    A handful of fascinating creatures once inhabited the Catskill Mountain region, but have disappeared over the last three centuries. Join us around the campfire to learn about these animals, their impact on local ecosystems, and their role in indigenous folklore and land use.
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