Conversations Around Social Justice in the Adirondacks

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

About the Great Backyard Bird Count

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

Winter Recreation Webinar

  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

Summer Research Fellows’ Presentations

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

Curious about Zoom webinars but don’t know how to start?

    *****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?

Fall Photography in the Adirondacks and an Introduction to the Digital Darkroom with Manny Palacios

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.  

Climate Change: Knowledge Empowers Action

Speaker Series 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EDT MIN-203 Fall 2020   Free and Open to the Public   September 16 Jonathan Griffith ’11 Education and Outreach Associate at CIRES (Cooperative Institute for Research in Envionmental Sciences at UC Boulder) BS Geology, Union College MSc Geology & Mat- S Teaching, Northern Arizona University MOSAIC Project:… read-more Climate Change: Knowledge Empowers Action

Adirondack Research Consortium 2020 Fall Webinar Series

The Adirondack Research Consortium and Paul Smith’s College present The Fall 2020 Webinar Series   Ask an Expert   All of these webinars were recorded and are now available on YouTube.     Four one-hour interactive discussions Fridays 10 a.m. -11:00 a.m. in October to address key environmental, cultural and policy issues facing the Adirondack… read-more Adirondack Research Consortium 2020 Fall Webinar Series

The Joys of Atlasing: Recording Now Available

It has been 20 years since the last breeding bird atlas in New York State. The third atlas will take place from 2020-2025 and involve thousands of volunteers from across the state. Learn about the history of the atlas, the importance of atlas data, and how you can get involved. Atlasing is a great excuse… read-more The Joys of Atlasing: Recording Now Available

Cooped up? Take a walk in the woods!

The Kelly Adirondack Center is adjacent to the Hudson-Mohawk Bird Club’s 111 acre Henry G. Reist Wildlife Sanctuary, which has miles of winding trails. You can access the Sanctuary from the KAC parking lot at 897 St. David’s Lane. Before you go, take a look at the Reist Sanctuary Field Guide, which includes the history of… read-more Cooped up? Take a walk in the woods!