2018 Calendar

Manitoga's Calendar of Programs and Events

2018 Calendar

          

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.    

1 – Saturday, Guided Landscape Hike: View Spots of the Hudson, 2pm. $5 suggested donation per person. 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 at tours@visitmanitoga.org

15 – Saturday, Landscape Workday: Along the Water’s Edge, 9am-12pm. It’s a day at the beach - the Beach Room that is - at the base of Manitoga’s waterfall. Come join our landscape crew and lend a hand to make this wetland border garden stunning.We’ll have waders and kayaks on hand. Bring water shoes or boots. Lunch provided. Email ephillips@visitmanitoga.org or call 845-424-3812 to register.

29 – Saturday, Annual Performance: United by Nature, 4pm, Manitoga's central Quarry Pool, moss-covered alcoves and rock terraces come alive with music and song. Join award-winning percussionist Jeff Haynes & Friends. Tickets start at $35. Purchase at BrownPaperTickets.

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. $5 suggested donation. 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 at tours@visitmanitoga.org

7 – Sunday, Guided Landscape Hike: Quarry to Quarry, 10am, $5 suggested donation. 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 at tours@visitmanitoga.org

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.

20 – Saturday, Artist-led-Tour, 4-6pm, $25. Join 2018 resident artist Kazumi Tanaka for a landscape walk and visit to her LAB installation where she creates natural inks from specimens collected Manitoga’s woodland garden. Purchase tickets at BrownPaperTickets.

NOVEMBER

3 – 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.

10 – Saturday, Guided Landscape Hike: View Spots of the Hudson, 2pm. $5 suggested donation per person. 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 at tours@visitmanitoga.org

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.

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