Available Online- Adirondack Architecture: Great Camps in the Rustic Tradition

ADIRONDACK ARCHITECTURE AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION   On October 22, 2019, The Kelly Adirondack Center hosted a talk by Steven Engelhart, Executive Director of Adirondack Architectural Heritage, titled “Great Camps and the Rustic Tradition”. You can watch the talk here. New York State’s Adirondack Park, a six-million-acre mixture of public and private lands, is the largest park… read-more Available Online- Adirondack Architecture: Great Camps in the Rustic Tradition

Homecoming Weekend Open House

  Saturday, October 19, 2019 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.     Union students on the Adirondack Mini-term The Kelly Adirondack Center will be hosting an Open House on October 19 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Students from this summer’s Adirondack Mini-term course “A Peopled… read-more Homecoming Weekend Open House

Great Camps and the Rustic Tradition

The Kelly Adirondack Center and UCALL present Steven Engelhart Executive Director of Adirondack Architectural Heritage     October 22, 2019 5:30 p.m. lecture, refreshments from 5:00 Reamer Auditorium This event is free and open to the public.   New York State’s Adirondack Park, a six-million-acre mixture of public and private lands, is the largest park… read-more Great Camps and the Rustic Tradition

Industry in the Mountains: The Tahawus Mine in Adirondack History

  The Kelly Adirondack Center in collaboration with UCALL present   Phil Terrie Professor Emeritus, Bowling Green University   STACK AT THE ‘NEW’FURNACE, CA. 1900. Historic American Engineering Record, National Park Service [Public Domain], via WikiCommons Wednesday, November 13 5:30 p.m. lecture, refreshments from 5:00 p.m. Reamer Auditorium This event is free and open to… read-more Industry in the Mountains: The Tahawus Mine in Adirondack History

2019 Summer Research Fellows’ Presentations

at the Kelly Adirondack Center August 13, 2019 7:00 p.m.     Each summer, the Kelly Adirondack Center funds two summer fellowships. The goal of the program is to support students doing scholarly work on the Adirondacks under the guidance of a faculty sponsor. The range of inquiry supported is broad and ideally interdisciplinary. This… read-more 2019 Summer Research Fellows’ Presentations

Falling for the Adirondacks: Autumn Photography with Manuel Palacios

Thursday, September 19, 2019 7:00 p.m. Reamer Auditorium   Manny is a local freelance outdoor photographer. He has spent countless days and nights wandering around and basking in the beauty of the Adirondack State Park in New York. For him, landscape photography is not just a means for documenting moments, but rather a way to… read-more Falling for the Adirondacks: Autumn Photography with Manuel Palacios

Blacks in the Adirondacks with Author Sally Svenson

  Band at a Lake George Hotel, 1890s, J. A. Thatcher, courtesy of Historical Society of the Town of Bolton Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Old Chapel, Union College Campus 5:30 Presentation, Refreshments from 5:00   When Sally Svenson mentioned to people during the several years that she was researching and writing about the history of… read-more Blacks in the Adirondacks with Author Sally Svenson

Herpetofauna of the Adirondacks

The Kelly Adirondack Center and UCALL present:   Alvin Breisch NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Division of Fish and Wildlife (retired)   Illustration by wildlife artist, Matt Patterson   April 11, 2019 in Reamer Auditorium on the Union College Campus lecture at 5:30 p.m. refreshments from 5:00 p.m.   This event is free and open… read-more Herpetofauna of the Adirondacks

150th Anniversary of Adventures in the Wilderness; or, Camp-Life in the Adirondacks

Exhibit   Adirondack Adventures   January 31- May 14, 2019 at the Kelly Adirondack Center   The Center is open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.       In 1869 William H. H. Murray published a book containing a series of articles on the merits of camping in the wilderness of… read-more 150th Anniversary of Adventures in the Wilderness; or, Camp-Life in the Adirondacks