A Zoom Webinar Series THE LIVED EXPERIENCE APRIL 15, 5:30 P.M. DR. ALICE GREEN and BRENDA VALENTINE Moderated by Prof. Becky Cortez Half a century of Adirondack lived experience: two Park residents reflect and share about systemic racism and structural oppression growing up and living in the Park, from the 1950s to today. Please click… read-more Conversations Around Social Justice in the Adirondacks
Parts But Little Known: Maps of the Adirondacks from 1556 The maps in this exhibit graphically showed the increase in knowledge about the region and what was important to European military strategists, entrepreneurs, and tourists over the last 450 years. “La Nuova Francia”. Giovanni Battista Ramusio. Venice, 1556 The earliest maps, which date from 1556… read-more Parts But Little Known
These images are made available through the generosity of the Apperson family, Apperson’s Associates, and Protect the Adirondacks. The people and policies of New York State were just beginning to define what an Adirondack Park would look like in the early 20th century. This exhibit of John S. Apperson’s winter photography highlighted his vision… read-more The Winter Photography of John S. Apperson
The Kelly Adirondack Center and UCALL present a virtual Zoom webinar: Anne LaBastille: Trailblazer and Hell Raiser with Leslie Surprenant February 18, 2021 7:00 p.m. A recording of this Zoom webinar is available here. Explore the life and legacy of Adirondack “Woodswoman,” author, and internationally recognized conservationist, Anne LaBastille, PhD. This… read-more Anne LaBastille: Trailblazer and Hell Raiser
Curious about the Great Backyard Bird Count? Join us Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. for a small group Zoom discussion with John Loz, Southern Adirondack Audubon President and Chair of the Board of Audubon of New York State Council of Chapters. Each February, birders and non-birders alike contribute to citizen… read-more About the Great Backyard Bird Count
The Kelly Adirondack Center and UCALL present: Winter Recreation: Stay Safe and Follow Leave No Trace Principles with Michael Newell (’74) Thursday, January 7, 2021 7:00 p.m. Winter is here and its time to get outside to enjoy the snow and cold! Union alum Michael Newell ‘74 will present this ZOOM webinar covering winter… read-more Winter Recreation Webinar
Although the Kelly Adirondack Center (KAC) and the Adirondack Research Library (ARL) remain closed during the pandemic, we have not been idle. The Fall Newsletter, below, shares details of our recent programs, acquisitions, and projects. In lieu of in-person activities, we are planning an exciting slate of virtual winter and spring events. Monitor the KAC… read-more Kelly Adirondack Center Newsletter
Kelly Adirondack Center Summer Research Fellows’ Online Presentations Saturday, October 24 at 2:00 p.m. The recording of this event is available through this link. Jacob Abbot will demo his online StoryMap tool for navigating the history of dams in the Adirondacks. He uses entries from The Adirondack Chronology along with historic… read-more Summer Research Fellows’ Presentations
*****The recorded presentation is available here.***** Kelly Adirondack Center Zoom Info Sessions with Union Learning Environments Tuesday, October 13 at 11:00 a.m. and Friday, October 16 at 1:00 p.m. The Kelly Adirondack Center is planning a wide variety of online programs for the 2020-2021 academic year and we want every one… read-more Curious about Zoom webinars but don’t know how to start?
The recording of this presentation may be accessed here. Friday, October 30, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. We are going to explore what makes fall photography so unique and inspiring and give some tips and tricks for how to edit your images using Lightroom.