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Old New Paltz Day on Huguenot Street

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Minnewaska State Park Happenings in March. Hikes, Poetry, Forest Bathing. Time to Get Outdoors.
On World Environment Day — global responsibility and a proper inner environment within each of us will contribute to the conservation and protection of our common mother, the Earth, ensuring the survival of life as we know it, in all its diversity, beauty and sustainability.
100 YEARS AGO - In 1920, Henry Holt publishes Edmund Rostand’s 1897 play CYRANO DE BERGERAC about the 17th Century dramatist. A new copyright was based on revised notes and a new vocabulary. SHADOWLAND Cinema Online will present the film with Jose Ferrer on TOMORROW at 7pm! MtnScenicByway photo
Finally, a definitive answer to the question "Is #UlsterCounty actually paradise?" @UploadOnPrime imagines @Mohonk Mountain House as a virtual Valhalla in the afterlife—a fitting use of our magnificent castle in the Catskills. 😎 Read more here: #Mohonk MtnScenicByway photo
Please remember to recreate responsibly this weekend: choose trails close to home, keep at least 6 ft of distance between you and others, avoid busy trailheads and direct contact with other people, and stay home if you are feeling unwell. #responsibleoutdoors MtnScenicByway photo
The power of gratitude cannot be overstated, whether it's in the form of a handwritten note, a care package, or a social media post. Take time out of your day to thank an essential worker—it will mean the world to them. #ThankYou ❤️ 📸 : IG user @catskillwagyu #UlsterCounty MtnScenicByway photo