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June = Time to Tri the Park!

Issue: # 17    June 2011
TriAthletes in Wetsuits at Play Garden
Wetsuit Invasion!

The 2nd Annual Hudson Crossing Triathlon is almost here! Join us as we cheer on 250 athletes, many of whom are completing their very first race, on Sunday, June 12 at 8am. To volunteer and get a free t-shirt, please visit


Bike Transition Area



Trail at Eagle Point

Trail at Eagle Point


Help Us Landscape and Build a Sunflower House

Work Party Sunday, June 5 in honor of National Trails Day  

Join us this Sunday from 10am-4pm as we prepare the Park for the Triathlon and summer visitors . We will be clearing the trails, continuing landscaping and carpentry work on the Locktender's Shanty at Eagle Point, improving water access for the Tri swim, mowing, weeding, and planting a Play Garden sunflower house. Did you visit our table at the Gardner's Weekend and Lilac Festival in Schuylerville on May 7? Bring your sunflower seedling to the Play Garden to grow up big and

tall as a wall! 

HCP Table at Gardeners Weeknd 2011
Planting Sunflower Seeds at Gardener's Weekend Event    

Cardboard Daisy Boat 2010  

REGISTER NOW for the Cardboard Boat Race!

Early Registration Discounts Available for August 13th Event
Sign up on our website and if your boat is complete by August 1st, let us know- there may be a space for it in the Turning Point Parade!
For more information, please call 859-1462 or email info@hudsoncrossingpark.org. 


Raised Bed with Flowers  

Garden Tenders Wanted

It's Flowers Vs. Weeds- Help the Flowers Prevail!    

 Satisfy that urge to be outside and to make the world more beautiful- become a valued Hudson Crossing Garden Tender. For more information, contact us at info@hudsoncrossingpark.org or 518-859-1462. New to gardening? We'll share what we know to get you started! 


Sea Crest photos    

Raffle Tickets @ Iron Pig BBQ, @ Triathlon, on Website- Drawing in August This Year

Purchase Your Chance for a Hilton Head Vacation in January 2012  

Eat great BBQ. Buy a ticket. Compete in a race. Buy a ticket. Visit our ever-changing website. Download and buy a ticket. See your friendly Hudson Crossing Board Member at Price Chopper. Of course, buy a ticket!  Do you have your tickets yet? You can't win if you don't have a ticket! You want yours RIGHT NOW? Go here.

***Winner will be chosen at the Cardboard Boat Race on August 13.***

2011 Dates to Remember:
(at Hudson Crossing Park, unless otherwise noted) 

National Trails Day Event @ HCP-
June 5, 10am-4pm

2nd Annual Hudson Crossing Triathlon-
June 12, 8am start

Athlete Registration CLOSED; sign up to volunteer at


Cardboard Boat Race- August 13 (raindate 8/14) 8am start  

*** at Fort Hardy Park***

Online registration now open at


For the most updated information about all upcoming events, please visit the

website at www.hudsoncrossingpark.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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Hudson Crossing Park is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. It is non-sectarian and does not discriminate against persons of any race, color, sexual orientation, gender, religion, national or ethnic origin, or those with disabilities, respecting the dignity and worth of all individuals.

In This Issue
Triathlon Volunteers Needed
Cardboard Boat Race Registration
Tending the Garden
Raffle Tickets at Iron Pig BBQ
Upcoming Events

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Mailing address:
Hudson Crossing Park
PO Box 144
Schuylerville, NY 12871


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