Saturday, July 10, 1999

What Did Henry Hudson See?

The Storm King Art Center Quadricentennial Program -- What Did Henry Hudson See? -- takes place from 3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, July 18 at the center in Mountainville. Storyteller Jill Olesker will celebrate the center's beautiful landscape and "create a story of the Hudson River’s tides, history, and creatures." Participants are invite to add their memories and stories of the river to help make a final “story” that interweaves words, movement, simple props, and Art Center sculptures.

The center is open from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays through Sundays. On Saturday evenings until September 5, the grounds will remain open until 8 p.m. Free admission on July 30 and August 27. Closed Mondays (except Holiday Mondays) and Tuesdays. Visitors may eat, drink, and relax under a shady tree or at a table in the designated picnic areas. No cooking is allowed. Drinks and snacks are available from vending machines and on weekends only, beverages, light lunch, and snacks are available for purchase.

Admission is $10 for adults; $9 for seniors & college students; $7 for K-12 students. Children 5 and under are admitted free.