After School

  • Girls on the Run launches new curriculum

    Meeting the needs of today's girls

    Girls on the Run International (GOTRI), a nationally recognized nonprofit that empowers young girls, has launched its new research-based curriculum intentionally designed to meet the needs of today's girls. Entitled Hello, Superstar!, the innovative curriculum helps girls build the confidence to be themselves through meaningful and engaging lessons and activities that keep them moving. read more »
  • Historic Hudson Valley announces tours of historic landmarks will begin May 3

    Tickets are now on sale for site tours and spring events

    Historic Hudson Valley is thrilled to announce its highly anticipated spring tour season will begin on Friday, May 3, with tours of Kykuit, the Rockefeller estate, Philipsburg Manor, Washington Irving’s Sunnyside, and Union Church of Pocantico Hills, all National Historic Landmarks. On Saturday, May 25, the return of The Pinkster Festival will add to a full spring lineup of activities. read more »
  • Jack Black says “Turn on the subtitles” to help kids be better readers

    Literacy movement to help reading proficiency expands to US

    Literacy movement to encourage parents to use subtitles to help reading proficiency expands to US read more »
  • Best places to buy used books in the Hudson Valley

    Discover quaint bookstores in the scenic Hudson Valley

    Discover a treasure trove of literary gems in the Hudson Valley with our guide to the best places to buy used books. From cozy independent bookstores nestled in charming towns to hidden gems in bustling cities, explore the diverse and vibrant book-buying scene that awaits book lovers in this picturesque region. read more »
  • Bald Eagle viewing in winter

    Watching them can offer an exhilarating and memorable experience

    Winter is a great time to view bald eagles in New York State. Viewing from a safe distance and at established observation sites can offer an exhilarating and memorable experience. read more »
  • DEC Spring Tree Seedling Sale 2024

    Check out this free program

    The seedling sale runs from January 2, 2024 through May 10, 2024. All orders are filled in the order received. Some species sell out quickly, so order early. read more »