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Outdoor Discovery Center

On Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall, NY - 845-534-5506
Mail: P.O. Box 451, Cornwall, NY 12518 - Fax 845-534-4581 - No dogs on preserve
Nature Play - Nature Programs - Trails - Visitors Center 10am-4pm Sat & Sun
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Wildlife Education Center

25 Boulevard Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 845-534-7781
Open Fri – Sun 12pm – 4pm. Animal Program Sat and Sun at 1pm & 2:30pm
Live Native Animals I Special Exhibits I Story Walk

Speaker Series

Times and Dates: Select Tuesdays at 7:30 pm
Location: The Cornwall Presbyterian Fellowship Hall, 222 Hudson Street, Cornwall-on-Hudson
 
Admission:
Non-members $7
Museum members: $5
 
Refreshments available.
 
 
Tuesday, February 23 Postponed due to snow. Now: Tuesday, March 1

The Hudson Highlands Revisited- William Thompson Howell  

William Thompson Howell (1873-1916), born and raised in Newburgh, was an inveterate hiker, diarist, and photo journalist.  His account of his hiking life, The Hudson Highlands, inspired hiking adventures during the 1900’s and influenced conservation of the Highlands.  Howell’s diaries also inspired Richard and William Vacek, dedicated hiking brothers with a passion for history, to duplicate Howell’s hikes.  Using Howell’s illustrations, the Vacek brothers will share Howell’s story and their own story of research and discoveries inspired by Howell.


If the weather is questionable, please call 845-534-5506 after 5pm to listen to the recorded message.

Prepaid registration is not required.

Come early for better seating!  Refreshments available.
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