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Afternoon of tea, cookies and
memories at Stone Cottage

Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Val-Kill and the National Park Service Invite you to join them for an afternoon of tea, cookies and memories at Stone Cottage on June 11, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
      Nina Roosevelt-Gibson, granddaughter of Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt, will be joined by Barbara Entrup-Zitz and Janet Entrup-Guzzetta (Barbara and Janet’s parents, Les and Marge Entrup ran the household at Val-Kill) to reminisce about the magical years they experienced with Eleanor Roosevelt and her family while living at Val-Kill.
     Admission to the Afternoon Tea is free.
     We encourage you to tour Val-Kill prior to tea in order to discover why Eleanor Roosevelt considered Val-Kill to be her home and retreat.
     We have arranged for the tour to begin at 2:00 p.m. The tour costs $10.00 or is free with a special park pass.
     The tour will be limited to 50 people so please register early.
Please RSVP by June 1, 2017 at:
Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Val-Kill, P.O. Box 255, Hyde Park, New York 12538

HPVEC 2017 Calendar

  • June 3rd- Stop n Shop Dollars for Daffys 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • June 24th - Litter pick up 8:30 a.m.
    Meet at TD Bank
  • July 29th - Litter pick up 8:30 a.m.
    Meet at TD Bank
  • August 26th - Litter pick up 8:30 a.m.
    Meet at TD Bank
  • September 30th - Litter pick up 8:30 a.m.
    Meet at TD Bank
  • October 21st - Fall clean up and daffodil planting 8:30 a.m.
    Meet at TD Bank
  • November 25th - Litter pick up 8:30 a.m.
    Meet at TD Bank

American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life events:

Relay For Life of Rhinebeck will be held on Saturday, June 3rd from 12PM-10PM at F D Roosevelt High School. Free admission. Registration open online NOW and will be open at event as well (website: Relay For Life is the signature fundraising event of the American Cancer Society. Proceeds go towards research, education, advocacy and patient services provided by the American Cancer Society. Participants sign up online or at the event and form teams with family and friends. They walk the track at Relay and enjoy games, entertainment, activities, crafts, food, survivor/caregiver recognition, and special ceremonies including our Luminaria Ceremony. We light up paper luminaria bags which are decorated by the participants in honor and in memory of loved ones. Family-friendly, tobacco free, alcohol free event.

 Current Town Events...

Town of Hyde Park - 2017 Parade Rules

Town of Hyde Park - Memorial Day Parade, Monday, May 29, 2017
Participant Parade Application

Town of Hyde Park - Independence Day Parade, Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Participant Parade Application

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