Art Galore and More in June!

Two special events on Sunday, June 10: Blithewood Paint-Out and Gardens Tour and Tivoli Walking Tour   Enjoy the flow of brush and color as Red Hook Community Arts Network  (RHCAN – www.rhcan.com) artists capture the Catskills and record the river while painting “en plein-aire” (outdoors in nature) at Blithewood’s beautiful Gilded Age gardens. At 2 p.m. accompany Bessina…

Red Hook Takes the Stage June 2!

Original Musical “The Land, The River, The People” Celebrates Red Hook’s 200 Years Next up on our Bicentennial calendar is a special concert celebrating Red Hook’s history, culture, and enduring love of the land. “This is a once-in-a-lifetime event, not to be missed — filled with heartwarming music, song, prose and poetry by six world-class…

Bicentennial Bash Begins!

Come One, Come All! “Red Hook Needs You!” went out the clarion call well over a year ago. And from every point in the township, from Annandale and Barrytown in the west, Tivoli in the north, Upper Red Hook in the east, down to Red Hook in the south, the volunteers came.  Not to fight…

Greetings and Happy Bicentennial Year to All!

In a fitting start to this Red Hook’s 200th birthday year, we are pleased to announce that the fabulous Bicentennial Commemorative Quilt top has been shipped this week for final finishing. Under the guidance of Diana Louie of the Village Fabric Shoppe, many volunteers contributed to the project. After unveiling, the quilt is to be…

“Hooked on Red Hook!”

The Historical Society is proud to present “Hooked on Red Hook!”, the first in a series of living history interviews conducted for the upcoming 2012 Red Hook Bicentennial. The interviews took place on Hardscrabble Day, September 24, 2011, at the historic Elmendorph Inn, on North Broadway in the Village of Red Hook. The Society is…

Hooked on Red Hook

“Hooked on Red Hook” is the first in a series of living history interviews conducted for the 2012 Bicentennial of the Town of Red Hook.