Category: Happenings

Art Omi: Architecture Installations Opening, Jan 11

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Join Art Omi on Saturday, January 11, for the openings of two new installations with remarks from the exhibiting architects. Single-Handedly: Contemporary Architects Draw by Hand, and InConstruction: SO – IL.

Single-Handedly collects original drawings from a group of accomplished contemporary architects who, in an industry dominated by digital technologies, continue to work by hand. This exhibition is co-curated by Warren James, Director, Art Omi: Architecture; and Nalina Moses.

InConstruction: SO – IL presents a model of Site Verrier de Meisenthal (2015), a cultural center in an 18th century glass factory, composed of three independent, interrelated institutions.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, January 11, 2020 / 2pm

LOCATION: Omi International Arts Center – Benenson Center
1405 County Route 22
Ghent, NY 12075

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Columbia Land Conservancy Monthly Gathering – January Nature Night: Moths, Jan 9

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The Columbia Land Conservancy is presenting monthly gatherings in their office to learn about different topics and the fascinating work members of our community are doing to protect and engage with the land.

January’s theme is Moths of Columbia County with Dylan Cipkowski of the Hawthorne Valley Farmscape Ecology Program: A night delving into the mystery of moths! Focusing on the many moths we have right here in Columbia County, Dylan will discuss the importance of moths and the research being conducted by the Hawthorne Valley Farmscape Ecology Program. He’ll share ways for all of us to live and operate as land stewards with a more moth-minded approach.

Refreshments will be served.

 

DATE/TIME: Thursday, January 9, 2020 / 5:30pm – 7:30pm

LOCATION: Columbia Land Conservancy Office
49 Main Street
Chatham, NY 12037

 

COST/REGISTRATION: Free
Space is limited, so pre-register at https://clctrust.org.

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info@clctrust.org
518.392.5252

 

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Columbia Land Conservancy Winter Tree Walk at Borden’s Pond Conservation Area, Jan 4

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The Columbia Land Conservancy invites you to a Winter Tree Walk at Borden’s Pond Conservation Area this Saturday.

Join the CLC as they return to Borden’s Pond Conservation Area to learn about trees in winter and how to identify them without their leaves.

DATE/TIME:
Saturday, January 4, 2020 / 10am – 12pm

LOCATION:
Borden’s Pond Conservation Area
1628 Route 203
Chatham, NY 12037

COST/REGISTRATION:
Free
Registration required so CLC can be in touch in event of cancellation. Visit https://clctrust.org to register.

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facebook.com/ColumbiaLandConservancy
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49 Main Street Chatham, NY
info@clctrust.org
518.392.5252

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Copake Auction’s 40th Annual New Years Day Auction, Jan 1

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Copake Auction Inc., is holding their Annual New Years Day auction tomorrow. This year marks the 40th anniversary for the auction, which is the Premiere Auction of the year featuring Country Furniture and Accessories from the Philip and Kathleen Seibel Collection, Estate fresh 18th and 19th c. Furniture, Moderne, Artwork, Folk Art, Period Accessories, Stoneware, Primitives & more. View the catalog at www.copakeauction.com

DATE/TIME:
Auction: Wednesday January 1, 2020 / 10am
Preview: Tuesday December 31, 2019 / 11-5 PM and Wednesday morning from 9am to 10am.

LOCATION:
Copake Auction Inc
266 Route 7A, Copake, NY

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First Day Hike at Taconic State Park, Jan 1

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Start the New Year off with a First Day Hike at Taconic State Park. This will be a moderate 3 mile hike to Bash Bish Falls from the park office.

Bring water, your camera and appropriate footwear for a beautiful walk through one of the most gorgeous trails in NY and Massachusetts.

All ages are welcome as are friendly dogs on leashes 6’ or less. Bonfire and free raffle will follow.

DATE/TIME:
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 / 1pm

LOCATION:
Taconic State Park
253 Route 344
Copake Falls, NY

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