2018 Calendar

Manitoga's Calendar of Programs and Events

2018 Calendar

APRIL

21 – Saturday, Landscape Workday, 9am-2pm. Celebrate the recently installed Trail Head Kiosk. Special focus on the Quarry Amphitheater Restoration will include creation of a new path and dogwood and fern planting. To register, email ephillips@visitmanitoga.org or call 845-424-3812.

MAY

18 – Friday, Dragon Rock: House, Studio & Landscape Tours begin. Guided tours run through November 12. Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays at 11am and 1:30pm. Tours are 90 minutes and include Russel Wright’s modernist Home, Studio and Woodland Garden. $20 per person; $15 Seniors/Students/Manitoga members /and participating partner members; $10 children from 5-12 yrs. Reservations required. Register online at BrownPaperTickets.

19 – Saturday, Guided Landscape Hike: View Spots of the Hudson, 2pm, $15. Children 12 and under free. Take a 1-1/2 hr. / 1.5 mile moderate hike of Manitoga's woodland trails, featuring four osio ("beautiful view" in native Algonquin) created by Russel Wright to frame the Hudson River. Register online at BrownPaperTickets.

20 – Saturday, Guided Landscape Hike: View Spots of the Hudson, 10am, $15. Children 12 and under free. Take a 1-1/2 hr. / 1.5 mile moderate hike of Manitoga's woodland trails, featuring the four osio ("beautiful view" in native Algonquin) created by Russel Wright to frame the Hudson River. Register online at BrownPaperTickets.

JUNE

Dragon Rock: House, Studio & Landscape Tours of Manitoga
May 18 through November 12, 2018
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 11am and 1:30pm unless otherwise noted
Register for June tours online at BrownPaperTickets. 

9 – Saturday, Member Opening Celebration / Artist Residency launch - Kazumi Tanaka's  INK: The Color of Manitoga, 5-7pm.

16 – Saturday, Guided Landscape Hike: Quarry to Quarry, 2pm, $15. Children 12 and under free. Take a guided 1-1/2 hr. / 1.5 mile moderate from the highly designed Quarry Pool at Dragon Rock to the wilderness of Lost Pond Quarry. Register online at BrownPaperTickets.

17 – Sunday, Guided Landscape Hike: Quarry to Quarry, 10am, $15. Children 12 and under free. Take a guided 1-1/2 hr. / 1.5 mile moderate hike from the highly designed Quarry Pool at Dragon Rock to the wilderness of Lost Pond Quarry. Register online at BrownPaperTickets.

30 – Saturday, Sunset Tour, 5-7pm, $75. Join architect and Manitoga Board member Tom Krizmanic for an intimate look at Russel Wright's Manitoga, concluding with cocktails at Dragon Rock. Purchase tickets at BrownPaperTickets.com

JULY

Dragon Rock: House, Studio & Landscape Tours of Manitoga
May 18 through November 12, 2018
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 11am and 1:30pm unless otherwise noted
Register for July tours online at BrownPaperTickets

9 – Monday through Friday July 20. Manitoga Summer Nature & Design Camp, 2 Week Program for children ages 5 to 12. DESIGN, DISCOVERY, CREATIVITY, NATURE & FUN! Register today.

28 – Saturday, Sunset Tour, 5-7pm, $75. Join architect and Manitoga Board member Tom Krizmanic for an intimate look at Wright's Manitoga, concluding with cocktails at Dragon Rock. Purchase tickets at BrownPaperTickets.com

AUGUST      

Dragon Rock: House, Studio & Landscape Tours of Manitoga
May 18 through November 12, 2018
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 11am and 1:30pm unless otherwise noted
Register for August tours online at BrownPaperTickets.               

25 – Saturday, Sunset Tour, 5-7pm, $75. Join architect and Manitoga Board member Tom Krizmanic for an intimate look at Wright's Manitoga, concluding with cocktails at Dragon Rock. Purchase tickets at BrownPaperTickets.com                    

SEPTEMBER

Dragon Rock: House, Studio & Landscape Tours of Manitoga
May 18 through November 12, 2018
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 11am and 1:30pm unless otherwise noted
Register for September tours online at BrownPaperTickets.    

15 – Saturday, Landscape Workday, 9am-12pm. Wetland Planting. To register, email ephillips@visitmanitoga.org or call 845-424-3812.

15 – Saturday, Sunset Tour, 5-7pm, $75. Join architect and Manitoga Board member Tom Krizmanic for an intimate look at Wright's Manitoga, concluding with cocktails at Dragon Rock. Purchase tickets at BrownPaperTickets.com

19 – Saturday, 9am – 2pm. Volunteer Landscape Day: Waterfall and Quarry Pool Edge

TBD – Saturday, Annual Performance

OCTOBER

Dragon Rock: House, Studio & Landscape Tours of Manitoga
May 18 through November 12, 2018
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 11am and 1:30pm unless otherwise noted
Register for October tours online at BrownPaperTickets.    

6 – Saturday, Guided Landscape Hike: Quarry to Quarry, 2pm, $15. Children 12 and under free. Take a guided 1-1/2 hr. / 1.5 mile moderate from the highly designed Quarry Pool at Dragon Rock to the wilderness of Lost Pond Quarry. Register online at BrownPaperTickets.

7 – Sunday, Guided Landscape Hike: Quarry to Quarry, 10am, $15. Children 12 and under free. Take a guided 1-1/2 hr. / 1.5 mile moderate from the highly designed Quarry Pool at Dragon Rock to the wilderness of Lost Pond Quarry. Register online at BrownPaperTickets.

13 – Saturday, Sunset Tour, 4-6pm, $75. Join architect and Manitoga Board member Tom Krizmanic for an intimate look at Wright's Manitoga, concluding with cocktails at Dragon Rock. Purchase tickets at BrownPaperTickets.com

NOVEMBER

7 – Saturday, 10am - 3pm. Family Volunteer Landscape Workday & Bonfire. Roll up your sleeves and meet other arborists, horticulturists, garden designers and landscape enthusiasts. Volunteers of all skill levels are welcomed. Hot cider and toasted marshmallows. A great way for Camp families to reconnect. To register for this event, email ephillips@visitmanitoga.org or call 845-424-3812.

12 – Monday, Last Day of Dragon Rock: House, Studio & Landscape Tours, 11am and 1:30pm. Tours are 90 minutes and include Russel Wright’s modernist Home, Studio and Woodland Garden. Register for November tours online at BrownPaperTickets.com

DECEMBER

YEAR ROUND

Self-Guided Hikes. Daily, during daylight hours. Manitoga offers two miles of trails designed by Russel Wright. His “garden of woodland paths” has links to the Appalachian Trail. Dogs are not permitted. Trail maps available at the Visitor/Guide House kiosk, 584 Route 9D public entrance. Suggested donation of $5 helps support trail maintenance. For more information, visit Manitoga Trails.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photos: Pavilion Models Courtesy PennDesign, Ecstatic Light detail Courtesy Peter Bynum