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Yoga on the Beach! Ongoing through Summer
Saturday, July 4, 2015 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Stretch and relax under the beauty of the Grafton sky! Drop-in classes offered Saturdays through August 29th. Bring a towel and/or yoga mat and go to the far end of the beach, opposite side from the boat docks to meet instructor Julie Harrell. Please arrive a few minutes early to avoid interrupting the class.

Sign-in at ticket booth is required; class fee is $12/class.

Independence Day Sand Sculpture Contest
Saturday, July 4, 2015 12:00 PM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Bring your shovels, props and your creativity as extra points are given for originality! Prizes for everyone!

Register at the Beach Nature Center.

Free Learn to Swim Program: Session 1
Monday, July 6, 2015 until Friday, July 17, 2015 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

This free program, intended for ages 5-12, will run for two sessions:

Session 1 will run from July 6-17, Monday-Friday, 10-10:45am
Session 2 will have two time slots to choose from, and will run from August 3-August 14, Monday-Friday, 10-10:45am and 5-5:45pm.

Participants' parents are asked to sign-up ahead of time in person at the desired park as space is limited and expected to fill up quickly. Each swim program is 40 to 45 minutes in duration and participants who complete a majority of the lessons in the program in which they enroll will also receive a State Parks Learn-to-Swim "kit."

Registration: Required
Yoga on the Beach! Ongoing through Summer
Saturday, July 11, 2015 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Stretch and relax under the beauty of the Grafton sky! Drop-in classes offered Saturdays through August. Bring a towel and/or yoga mat and go to the far end of the beach, opposite side from the boat docks to meet instructor Julie Harrell. Please arrive a few minutes early to avoid interrupting the class.

Sign-in at ticket booth is required; class fee is $12/class.

Garlic Mustard Pull and Pesto Party
Saturday, July 11, 2015 10:00 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Lend a hand to help Grafton's forest stay diverse by pulling invasive Garlic Mustard. We'll enjoy a savory pesto made from the naturally garlicky plant on fresh, locally baked bread afterwards.

Please pre-register: 518-279-1155

Registration: Required
Skyhigh Triathlons at Grafton Lakes State Park
Saturday, July 18, 2015 08:00 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

8 am - Adult Triathlon
11am - Youth

Challenge yourself! For more information, visit www.skyhighadventures.com

Registration: Required
Yoga on the Beach! Ongoing through Summer
Saturday, July 18, 2015 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Stretch and relax under the beauty of the Grafton sky! Drop-in classes offered Saturdays through August. Bring a towel and/or yoga mat and go to the far end of the beach, opposite side from the boat docks, to meet instructor Julie Harrell. Please arrive a few minutes early to avoid interrupting the class.

Sign-in at ticket booth is required; class fee is $12/class.

Summer Fun and Fitness Day
Friday, July 24, 2015 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 270-2685

Get the kids active in the park! Free program includes obstacle courses, nature hike, and other outdoor fun.

Pre-register for a t-shirt by calling Lillian Porteus by July 6th: 270-2685.

Registration: Required
Star Watch
Friday, July 24, 2015 08:30 PM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 658-9144
Enter via the winter entrance on Long Pond Road and follow signs to program. Cloudy skies may cancel - call Bernard to confirm: 658-9144
Yoga on the Beach! Ongoing through Summer
Saturday, August 1, 2015 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Stretch and relax under the beauty of the Grafton sky! Drop-in classes offered Saturdays through August. Bring a towel and/or yoga mat and go to the far end of the beach, opposite side from the boat docks to meet instructor Julie Harrell. Please arrive a few minutes early to avoid interrupting the class.

Sign-in at the ticket booth is required; class fee is $12/class.

Jump, Slither and Swim
Saturday, August 1, 2015 11:00 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155
Meet some local reptiles and amphibians with naturalist Jorel Spain. Program set up at tent above beach.
Free Learn to Swim Program: Session 2
Monday, August 3, 2015 until Friday, August 14, 2015
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

This free program, intended for ages 5-12, will run for two sessions:

Session 1 will run from July 6-17, Monday-Friday, 10-10:45am
Session 2 will have two time slots to choose from, and will run from August 3-August 14, Monday-Friday, 10-10:45am and 5-5:45pm.

Participants' parents are asked to sign-up ahead of time in person at the desired park as space is limited and expected to fill up quickly. Each swim program is 40 to 45 minutes in duration and participants who complete a majority of the lessons in the program in which they enroll will also receive a State Parks Learn-to-Swim "kit."

Registration: Required
Yoga on the Beach! Ongoing through Summer
Saturday, August 8, 2015 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Stretch and relax under the beauty of the Grafton sky! Drop-in classes offered Saturdays through August. Bring a towel and/or yoga mat and go to the far end of the beach, opposite side from the boat docks to meet instructor Julie Harrell. Please arrive a few minutes early to avoid interrupting the class.

Sign-in at ticket booth is required; class fee is $12/class.

30th Annual Run for the Roses 5K
Sunday, August 9, 2015 08:00 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-0580

Benefits the Grafton Community Library. To register: https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/Grafton/GraftonRunfortheRoses5K

Nature Walk at 8am and Kids Fun Run at 10am. Call library for information: 279-0580

Registration: Required
Yoga on the Beach! Ongoing through Summer
Saturday, August 15, 2015 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Stretch and relax under the beauty of the Grafton sky! Drop-in classes offered Saturdays through August. Bring a towel and/or yoga mat and go to the far end of the beach, opposite side from the boat docks to meet instructor Julie Harrell. Please arrive a few minutes early to avoid interrupting the class.

Sign-in at ticket booth is required; class fee is $12/class.

Yoga at the Beach! Ongoing through Summer
Saturday, August 22, 2015 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Stretch and relax under the beauty of the Grafton sky! Drop-in classes offered Saturdays through August. Bring a towel and/or yoga mat and go to the far end of the beach, opposite side from the boat docks to meet instructor Julie Harrell. Please arrive a few minutes early to avoid interrupting the class.

Sign-in at ticket booth is required; class fee is $12/class.

Dog Days of Summer Hike
Saturday, August 22, 2015 10:30 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Get the dog into the shade of the forest and enjoy a lovely outing with some other four-legged friends. This 2-mile trail takes you past a wetland and a picturesque lake, through forests of maple and hemlock.

Pre-register: 279-1155. Meets at Shaver Pond Center, 194 Shaver Pond Road

Registration: Required
Last Yoga Class of the Summer
Saturday, August 29, 2015 09:30 AM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Yoga runs from June 20th - August 29th every Saturday at 9:30am. This is your last day to stretch in the sun, led by Jules Harrell.

Drop in class, $12 registration. Please sign in at the booth.

Registration: Required
Labor Day Sand Sculpture Contest
Monday, September 7, 2015 12:00 PM
Grafton Lakes State Park
Phone: (518) 279-1155
Register at Beach Nature Center at Long Pond. Bring your shovels, props and your creativity as extra points are given for originality. Prizes for everyone!
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