The Copake Country Club’s Winter Chill-Out Penguin Party is Saturday, February 27th. Bundle up, grab your snow gear & hang out on the club’s snow covered hills while enjoying an outdoor bar, grab takeout for a winter picnic by the bonfire, or warm up inside with lunch or dinner after.
Use of the grounds & winter chill-out games are free and open to the public, bring your own equipment, reservations required for dining indoors.
Shaker Museum is hosting a Snowshoe Adventure at the historic Mount Lebanon site in New Lebanon, on Saturday, February 20th.
Snowshoes will be provided and the adventure starts at the Great Stone Barn. Participants will be free to explore the North Pasture and hiking trails at their leisure; the grounds offer ample space on which to spread out in a unique landscape. Masks will be required for snowshoe fittings, and social distancing guidelines will be followed.
This is entirely an outdoor event. Please note that bathroom facilities are not available. Snowshoe sizes range from Adult Small to Adult Large. In addition to purchasing the ticket, participants are asked to please complete the waiver and shoe size questionnaire. If conditions do not allow for snowshoeing on the scheduled date the event will be cancelled, and all participants will receive full refunds.
DATE/TIME: Saturday, February 20, 2021 / 10AM to 12PM
ADMISSION: Open to the Public. Tickets are free for Shaker Museum members. $15 for non-members. Available through the museum’s website.
LOCATION: Shaker Museum/Mount Lebanon 202 Shaker Road New Lebanon, NY
Clermont State Historic Site invites families to the Children’s Walk, on Sunday, January 17th. Follow in the footsteps of the Livingston sisters, Janet and Honoria, as you explore some of the girls’ favorite places to play and explore. This will be a gentle walk for families, with treats.
PLEASE NOTE : Clermont follows all NYS Department of Health guidelines for safety during the COVID 19 pandemic. Masks and social distancing will be required of all tour participants until these guidelines are lifted by New York State Parks.
Please dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes. Weather dependent.
DATE/TIME: Sunday, January 17, 2021 / 2pm
LOCATION: Clermont State Historic Site 1 Clermont Avenue Germantown, NY 12526
Whether there’s snow on the ground or not, it’s always a good time for some winter stories. Join one of Clermont’s costumed interpreters as they read a seasonal story on Facebook Live. In these cold winter months, nothing is better than curling up with a good story. And just because we can’t sit outside doesn’t mean Storytime at Clermont is over. Join Clermont on Facebook Live to hear some winter favorites while you stay snuggled up in your jammies at home.
The Columbia Land Conservancy’s Winter Tracking Workshop is this Saturday, February 1, at the Hand Hollow Conservation Area in New Lebanon.
Ever wandered through the winter woods, stumbled across footprints winding through the snow, and wondered “who made these?” Join the Columbia Land Conservancy and tracking-expert Josh Wood from Flying Deer Nature Center to learn how to identify who wanders through your woods besides you!
DATE/TIME: Saturday, February 1, 2020 / 10am
LOCATION: Hand Hollow Conservation Area
4079 County Route 9
New Lebanon, NY 12125