Putnam County

GARRISON – Bring the Kids! Summer @ Boscobel House and Gardens

A new theme each day!


Wednesday, August 28th: Clay Creations

Thursday, August 29th: Pressed by Nature


9:30 am & 1 pm



Recommended for ages 5+



Members: $8 per person

Not Yet Members: $12 per person



Enjoy a family-focused tour of the Historic House Museum with Museum Educator Lisa DiMarzo. Explore the past through hands-on activities. Then, take a break with a snack and bring the memories home with a special craft.


Bring the Kids! tickets include admission to 68 acres of Boscobel’s grounds, including lush gardens, a woodland trail, and the Great Lawn with its iconic view of the Hudson River.





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GARRISON – General Washington on the Hudson: The Battle of Stony Point @ Boscobel



The grounds at Boscobel come alive with live military re-enactors!



Sunday, August 25, 2019


10 am – 4 pm



Members: Adult $18 | Senior $15 | Child $12 | Under age 5 Free | Family of Four $55

Not-Yet-Members: Adult $22 | Senior $18 | Child $13 | Under age 5 Free | Family of Four $55



General George Washington will inspect his troops. Encampments from the American Revolution and the Civil War will be situated throughout the West Meadow. Camp life will be demonstrated with inspections, formations, musket firings, artillery demonstrations, and drills. Members of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point Black Knights Drill Team are scheduled to perform.


The event takes place outdoors, rain or shine. Guests are also welcome to tour the Historic House Museum throughout the day, with expert guides stationed to offer insights.


This military reenactment event is proudly presented by Boscobel House and Gardens in partnership with the Living History Education Foundation.





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PUTNAM VALLEY – Back to School Puppet Show @ German Armerican Social Club of Peekskill


Puppets, Pizza & Prizes!



Saturday, August 17, 2019


12 – 4 pm


For families with kids ages 3 & up


$20/adults, $10 kids



You are invited to a spectacular back to school puppet show being held at the German American Social Club!


Come enjoy pizza, raffles, and a great show as Elliott and his Puppetville friends bring summer to a close.



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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 boxoffice@hvshakespeare.org.



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PATTERSON – FREE! Cinderella presented by Patterson Library Teens


~ The Patterson Library Teens present Cinderella ~

This play is directed, choreographed and performed by teens.

Come and show your support for all their hard work!



Friday, August 9, 2019

7 – 8:30 pm

For ages 4 & up



Email: missjane@pattersonlibrary.org


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This program is partially funded by a grant from The Putnam Arts Council.