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Just Desserts: Sip and Paint
Thursday, February 12, 2015 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Olana State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 828-1872 ext 109

Create an art project for your sweetheart with your sweetheart! Join Hudson Valley artist Jill Obrig as she leads an acrylic painting class inspired by the work of Jim Dine Heart. An arrangement of desserts and hot beverages for you to sip on while you paint and all painting supplies will be provided.

No experience is needed. Space is limited. Please pre-register by Thursday, February 12 to 518-828-1872 x109 or shasbrook@olana.org.

For adults. $30/person; $50/two
Snow date: Sunday, February 15, 2-4pm

Registration: Required
Celebrating Washington's Birthday
Saturday, February 14, 2015 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-1765

At New Windsor Cantonment on Saturday, February 14 10am-4pm and Monday, February 16 from 10am-4pm, soldiers will bring to life the Continental Army's final winter encampment with musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, medical demonstrations, and other aspects of daily life.

At 11, 1:30, and 3:30 there will be musket and cannon firings. Following these firings, children may "enlist" in the Continental Army, drill with wooden muskets, and get paid in Continental currency for their service.

Presidents' Day
Saturday, February 14, 2015 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site
Phone: (914) 965-4027
Presidents George Washington and Franklin Delano Roosevelt both visited Philipse Manor Hall, and this Presidents’ Day, you can do the same! Celebrate the Manor Hall’s collection of presidential portraits with crafts, scavenger hunts, quizzes, and more. Come meet and mingle with the 16th president Abraham Lincoln, and hear him recite The Gettysburg Address! Event is free thanks to Friends of Philipse Manor Hall.
Open for President's Day!
Sunday, February 15, 2015 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-5498
Visit Knox's Headquarters President's Day Weekend. The site will be open Sunday, February 15, from 10am-4pm.
Celebrating Washington's Birthday
Monday, February 16, 2015 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-1765

At New Windsor Cantonment on Saturday, February 14 10am-4pm and Monday, February 16 from 10am-4pm, soldiers will bring to life the Continental Army's final winter encampment with musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, medical demonstrations, and other aspects of daily life.

At 11, 1:30, and 3:30 there will be musket and cannon firings. Following these firings, children may "enlist" in the Continental Army, drill with wooden muskets, and get paid in Continental currency for their service.

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