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Issue: # 14   March 2011
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BELIEVE: There will be a day not too long from now when snow this deep will be inconceivable!

Do you have a photo from Hudson Crossing Park that you'd like to share? Send it to info@hudsoncrossingpark.org! Selected photos may appear in a newsletter or on the Hudson Crossing Park website.  


Recycled Glass Lamp 

Recycled Glass Lamp by Leif Johnson

 

Call For Artists: Recycled Art Show in April
Entries Requested for Show at Battlefield During Earth Week   
Reduce, reuse, recycle, RE-CREATE! The Recycled Art Show is a special exhibit designed to coincide with Earth Week commemoration activities co-sponsored by Hudson Crossing Park and the Saratoga National Historical Park. The exhibit will be on display from Friday- Sunday, April 15-17, 2011. For more details and to submit an entry, please visit the Hudson Crossing Park website. If you know an artist who may be interested, please consider forwarding this newsletter- thanks! 

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Special Events to Celebrate the Earth
Acitvities Planned for School Vacation Week  

In addition to the Recycled Art Show, Hudson Crossing Park and the Saratoga National Historical Park have teamed up to offer a collection of events to mark Earth Week. Want to be outside? Join the Hudson Crossing Park beautification efforts of Canal Clean Sweep on Sunday, April 17. Prefer the indoor view? Settle in for the "Armchair Tour of the Champlain Canalway Trail" on Wednesday, April 20. Perhaps you want a little bit of both? Be sure to catch Eco-Day at the Battlefield on Saturday, April 23.

 

And finally, don't miss the chance to rid your home of unwanted electronics with a donation to the Park- an Electronics Recycling Day will be conducted at the Hudson Crossing Park Play Garden on Friday, April 22. For a nominal fee (based on weight of items), you can rest easy knowing you have saved trash and toxic metals from the landfills, and a portion of the proceeds will go back to supporting Hudson Crossing. Everybody wins!

 

More details about all Earth Week activities are available on the calendar page of Hudson Crossing Park's website. 


 

Training Has Begun!
Register Now to Race or Volunteer for the Triathlon  

Were you there last June, or did you miss the fun? Mark the calendar to be sure you are a part of it all this time. Saturday, June 11 is the big day. Go to http://www.hudsoncrossingtri.com/ for more information. 
Hudson Crossing Triathlon 2010- Video
Hudson Crossing Triathlon 2010- Video
  
2011 Dates to Remember:
(at Hudson Crossing Park, unless otherwise noted)  

 
Earth Week
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April 15-23
A week of activities sponsored in partnership with the Saratoga National Historical Park, including:
 

 

Recycled Art Show- April 15-17

  ***at Saratoga Battlefield Visitor Center***


Canal Clean Sweep-
April 17

Armchair Tour of Champlain Canalway Trail-
April 20
***at Saratoga Battlefield Visitor Center***


Electronics Recycling Day at the Play Garden-
April 22

Eco Day-
April 23  
***at Saratoga Battlefield Visitor Center***

Teddy Bear Picnic- May TBA
New York Heritage Weekend-
May 14-15
Canalway Trails Day-
June 5
2nd Annual Hudson Crossing Triathlon-
June 12  

 Register NOW at

www.hudsoncrossingtri.com 


Cardboard Boat Race- August 13

For the most updated information about all upcoming events, please visit the website at www.hudsoncrossing.org. 

Donate online to Hudson Crossing! Visit our website and make a contribution using Paypal. All donations are tax-deductible, and provide critical operating support for the development and programming of the Park. Thanks for your donation, no matter how small!




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In This Issue
Recycled Art Show
Earth Week
Hudson Crossing Triathlon
Upcoming Events


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