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Olana’s Spring Tree Walk w/ Farmscape Ecology Program, May 22

Explore Olana’s artist-designed landscape by taking a closer look at trees growing onsite. During this gentle hour-long walking tour, you will meet various tree species, and learn how to recognize them and what role they are playing in the landscape. This tour will be led by Conrad Vispo and Claudia Knab-Vispo from the Hawthorne Valley Farmscape Ecology Program, which cultivates compassion for the local ecological and cultural landscape.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, May 22, 2021 / 1pm – 2pm

LOCATION: Olana
5720 New York 9G
Hudson, NY 12534

ADMISSION: $15 person/ $10 members 
Advanced registration required. For more information, please contact education@olana.org or call (518) 567-2170.

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Olana’s Fallen: Hemlock Walking Tour, Apr 3

Get up close and personal with hemlocks throughout Olana’s artist-designed landscape. Rebecca Pinder Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Columbia-Greene Community College, will guide participants in identifying these important trees and learning more about the current challenges facing hemlocks today. As part of this hour-long walking tour, participants will be invited to locate hemlocks throughout Olana’s 250 acres and take part in an immersive tree mapping project by the artist Jean Shin.

This program is offered in conjunction with Fallen, Shin’s site-specific work at Olana on view from May 1-October 31, 2021. To learn more about Fallen, please visit https://www.olana.org/exhibitions/fallen/.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, April 3, 2021 / 1:30-2:30pm

LOCATION: Olana
5720 New York 9G
Hudson, NY 12534

ADMISSION: $15 person/ $10 members 
Advanced registration required. For more information, please contact education@olana.org or call (518) 751-6938.

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Free First Weekend Wanderings at Olana, Mar 6

Kickstart your month outdoors with Olana’s Free First Weekend Wanderings, now through May. Learn more about Olana and its artist-designed landscape during hour long walking tours beginning at the Wagon House Education Center at the historic farm complex. Each tour will cover a different portion of Olana’s 250-acre landscape and 5 miles of carriage roads. This gentle walk will cover about 1 mile; please wear weather-appropriate apparel and comfortable footwear.

DATE/TIME: Saturday March 6, April 3 & May 1, 2021 / 12pm – 1pm

LOCATION: Olana
5720 New York 9G
Hudson, NY 12534

ADMISSION: FREE
Limited capacity; Advance registration required. Click Here to register Online

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Olana Winter Prep Pollinator Walk & Workshop, Nov 7

Explore Olana’s artist-designed landscape through the perspective of pollinators! Learn about how honeybees and humans can prepare for the winter through a guided outdoor walk and workshop. During this program, beekeepers Chris and Lisa Layman will lead a guided outdoor walk and a short demo about making beeswax salves. Chris and Lisa run Fox Farm Apiary, a honeybee rescue and sanctuary in the Hudson Valley. In partnership with Olana, Fox Farm maintains an apiary onsite at Olana’s farm complex.

This program covers approximately 1/4 mile and will be conducted outside. 

DATE/TIME: Saturday, November 7, 2020 / 1pm – 2:30pm

LOCATION: Olana
5720 New York 9G
Hudson, NY 12534

ADMISSION: $20 person/ $15 members (includes a salve sample from Fox Farm Apiary).
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Olana Midsummer Pollinator Walk, Aug 21

Explore Olana’s artist-designed landscape through the perspective of pollinators. Join beekeeper Chris Layman in an hour-long guided outdoor walk and learn more about the importance of honeybees during Frederic Church’s lifetime and our own.

Chris Layman and his wife Lisa run Fox Farm Apiary, a honeybee rescue and sanctuary in the Hudson Valley. In partnership with Olana, Fox Farm maintains an apiary onsite at Olana’s farm complex. This program covers approximately 1/4 mile. For more information, please contact education@olana.org or call (518) 751-6938.

DATE/TIME: Friday, August 21, 2020 / 4pm

ADMISSION: $15 person, $10 members / Registration Required
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LOCATION: Olana
5720 New York 9G
Hudson, NY 12534

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