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July
7

Sunday

Art Along the Trail

11:00 am - 3:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | AIC events | Artist will be working en plein air (weather permitting) on the trails at the AIC. A great opportunity to watch the artist work and share tips and techniques! | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


July
10

Wednesday

Artists Reception

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | AIC events | Please join us in welcoming Dennon Walantus, graduate of SUNY Plattsburgh, School of Arts and Sciences  as our 2019 Artist in Residence. A brief presentation by the artist will be followed by light refreshments and opportunity for discussion with the artist. | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


July
11

Thursday

Lecture - Unveiling the Secret Lives of Nesting Adirondack Loons

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | AIC events | Dr. Nina Schoch of the Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation will discuss the results of her most recent research on the iconic Adirondack species, the common loon. | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


July
14

Sunday

Art Along the Trail

11:00 am - 3:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | Event Website | Artist will be working en plein air (weather permitting) on the trails at the AIC. A great opportunity to watch the artist work and share tips and techniques! | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


July
18

Thursday

Lecture - The Quest for a Heritage Lake

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | AIC events | Dr. Curt Stage of Paul Smiths College will present on his quest to locate pristine lakes in the Adirondacks. Wolf Lake, a water body located on the ESF Newcomb Campus, features prominently in his presentation. | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


July
20

Saturday

Annual Rubber Loon Race

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | Event Website | Our Annual Rubber Loon Race will be on July 20th at 3:00 PM. Come and join the fun as we release our rubber loons to race down the outlet of Rich Lake. There are prizes available to the top loon athletes. You can sponsor a loon for $10 and all proceeds support ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 518582-2000


July
21

Sunday

Art Along the Trail

11:00 am - 3:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | Event Website | Artist will be working en plein air (weather permitting) on the trails at the AIC. A great opportunity to watch the artist work and share tips and techniques! | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


July
25

Thursday

Lecture - Night Moves: Natural History of Adirondack Flying Squirrels

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Event Website | Although seldom seen, two species of flying squirrel inhabit that Adirondack Park. Both play an important role in our ecosystem, but the occurrence of one species can be a great detriment to the survival of the other. Learn about these beautiful nocturnal critters ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


July
27

Saturday

Half Day Oil Pastel Workshop

12:30 pm - 4:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | AIC events | This workshop will cover the basics of landscape composition along with the special tendencies of color in the landscape. You will develop an understanding of how to use the opaque qualities and vibrant color of oil pastels. All levels welcome. Preregistration ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


July
28

Sunday

Art Along the Trail

11:00 am - 3:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | Event Website | Artist will be working en plein air (weather permitting) on the trails at the AIC. A great opportunity to watch the artist work and share tips and techniques! | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


August
1

Thursday

Lecture - Meet the Honeybee

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Event Website | Honeybees are the largest contributors to plant pollination. Kevin and Jackie Woodcock of SkyLyfeADK in Star Lake New York will explain why honeybees are important, their life stages, and the issues impacting honeybee populations. | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


August
4

Sunday

Art Along the Trail

11:00 am - 3:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | Event Website | Artist will be working en plein air (weather permitting) on the trails at the AIC. A great opportunity to watch the artist work and share tips and techniques! | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


August
8

Thursday

Lecture - Aviation Archaeology in the Adirondacks

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Event Website | Scott van Laer, Forest Ranger for the NYS DEC, will share his quest to identify and locate aviation crashes in the High Peaks Region of the Adirondacks. His work on this project is of historical interest and serves as a way to honor the lives that were lost ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


August
10

Saturday

Half-Day Watercolor Workshop

12:30 pm - 4:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | AIC events | Participants will develop an understanding of the transparent qualities of watercolor paint while creating a landscape painting. The basics of landscape composition along with the special tendencies of color in the landscape will be covered. All levels welcome. ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


August
11

Sunday

Art Along the Trail

11:00 am - 3:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | Event Website | Artist will be working en plein air (weather permitting) on the trails at the AIC. A great opportunity to watch the artist work and share tips and techniques! | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


August
15

Thursday

Lecture - Shell Games: Turtles in the Adirondack Region

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Event Website | Dr. Glenn Johnson from SUNY Potsdam has been studying turtles for over 30 years and is co-author of the book - "The Amphibians and Reptiles of New York State". He will discuss the life histories of the various turtles in our region, their importance in the ecosystem ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


August
18

Sunday

Art Along the Trail

11:00 am - 3:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | Event Website | Artist will be working en plein air (weather permitting) on the trails at the AIC. A great opportunity to watch the artist work and share tips and techniques! | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


August
22

Thursday

Lecture - Rural Indigenousness: A History of Iroquoian and Algonquian Peoples of the Adirondacks

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Event Website | Dr. Melissa Otis has recently completed a comprehensive study that examines the indigenous people of this area and their relationship with the Adirondacks, both as a landscape and as a culture. Dr. Otis-Dixon will present on the dilemma that indigenous populations ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center/Adirondack Park Institute | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000