Cold Spring

COLD SPRING – KidLit Author & Illustrator Event: George O’Connor and Mike Cavallaro @ Split Rock Books


Author Event for Kids at Split Rock!



Thursday, August 22, 2019


4 – 5 pm


Books will be available for purchase at Split Rock Books:

Olympians: Hephaistos: God of Fire (Paperback), $10.99

Nico Bravo and The Hound of Hades, $12.99


Superstar kidlit authors and illustrators George O’Connor and Mike Cavallaro will be visiting Split Rock Books in Cold Spring this Thursday for a FREE reading and signing! Be prepared for a battle of the gods as they discuss and draw from their new books Hephaistos and Nico Bravo and the Hound of Hades.



Event Link


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COLD SPRING – Family Night + All-Ages Workshop with Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival @ Boscobel

On Family Nights, Children and Students (18 & under) receive $10 tickets and interactive pre-show enhancements to make their earliest theater experiences unforgettable!



Tuesday, August 13th: INTO THE WOODS

All-Ages Workshop at 5:45 pm.

Performance at 7:30 pm.



Tuesday, August 20th:  MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

All-Ages Workshop at 5:45 pm.

Performance at 7:30 pm.



Family Night discounts are applied by ticket type at check-out.

Must show proof of age at Will Call



This project is made possible, in part, through the Putnam Arts Council’s Arts Link Grant Program with public funds provided by Putnam County. 


All-Ages Workshops are held under the Theater Tent.





Have questions? Contact the Box Office at 845-265-9575 or



About Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival


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Boscobel House and Gardens


COLD SPRING – Shakespeare Summer Camp with HVSF @ Haldane Middle School



Week 1: July 22nd – July 29th


Week 2: July 29th – August 2nd



9 am – 2:45 pm

(drop-off as early as 8:45 am)



Ages 8 – 16


$350* per camper, per week




We invite you to a place where spontaneity is encouraged, imaginations are engaged, and infinite memories are made! Shakespeare Summer Camp includes classes in theater games, improvisation, stage combat, text analysis, acting, and vocal production that provide exciting opportunities for children to explore language, characters, and techniques.




* NEW: Master Classes *


Campers in the 13-16 age group will participate in longer master classes with each Camp Instructor and be provided exciting opportunities to work directly with guest artists. With a focus on maintaining a relaxed and supportive atmosphere, our senior campers will be given fun and new creative challenges that will make their time at Shakespeare Summer Camp even more memorable!



All classes are taught by theater professionals from HVSF’s acting company and renowned education programs. Children in all age groups may enroll for either week or the full two-week program. Based on enrollment per week, campers will be divided into smaller, age-appropriate groups.









* Discounts and scholarships available. Visit Event Page and scroll down to view.




Contact: Marie D’Apice, Education Associate at (845) 809-5750 x13




About Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival


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COLD SPRING – 2019 Connected Kindness Summer Program @ Topfield Eqestrian Center


Topfield’s Connected Kindness program is an inclusive program designed for children living with challenges/varying ability levels as well as neuro-typical children that is focused on providing Animal-Assisted Humane Education.



Mondays and Wednesdays, 9 am – 1 pm


Week 1:   7/15 & 7/17

Week 2:  7/22 & 7/24

Week 3:  7/29 & 7/31

Week 4:  8/5 & 8/7


Ages 8 – 12


$100 per week



Connected Kindness aims to create an awareness of the connection between humans and animals and how kindness bridges the gap between individuals of all ages, abilities, and species. The emphasis for Connected Kindness is on mutual understanding and awareness of our actions when interacting with others, whether those “others” are human or animal. Utilizing components of a nationally recognized humane education curriculum, Topfield’s “Connected Kindness” curriculum interweaves social justice and humane education aspects into a larger ecological perspective of the connection between all living beings, including the equines with whom Topfield partners in all our activities daily.






Event Website


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COLD SPRING – Teen Revelers Theatre-Lovers Discount Program through Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival @ Boscobel House & Gardens



Join the teen revelers a free membership program for theater lovers between the ages of 16 and 19.


HVSF Teen Revelers gain exclusive access to huge ticket discounts each week throughout the summer, invitations to special events and artist meet and greets, merch giveaways, discounts at the HVSF Café, and so much more. The best part? It’s totally FREE to get involved! No buy-in, no catch — just in-your-face fun with friends that’s cheaper than a trip to the movies.





  • $10 tickets to Friday performances throughout the season with your exclusive Teen Reveler code. Limit of 2 tickets, per order, per show. Discount does not apply to tickets in the Center Front section. Excludes Opening and Closing performances. 
  • FREE access to our Closing Night Lawn Party. Limit of 2. The cost of the Lawn Party will be subtracted from your purchase of the evening’s performance with your Teen Reveler code. 
  • 10% off at HVSF’s Café. Must present Teen Reveler card.
  • 10% off at HVSF’s Merch Table. Must present Teen Reveler card.
  • Priority access to special events and giveaways.






7:30 pm


Friday, July 12

Friday, July 26

Friday, August 9

Friday, August 16




7:30 pm

Friday, June 14

Friday, June 21

Friday, July 5

Friday, July 19



Friday, June 28



Friday, August 2, 7:30 pm

Friday, August 23, 7:30 pm

Friday, September 6, 7 pm




Log in or Create and Accout HERE







Have questions? Contact the Box Office at 845-265-9575 or



About Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival


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Boscobel House and Gardens