Adirondack Interpretive Center Events

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

The Loons and Logs Race starts at 3pm July 16th at the Adirondack Interpretive Center. Have you sponsored a loon yet?

July Calendar

Thursday, June 30, 2016

· Artist Reception

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
Meet our 2016 Artist in Residence, George Bumann, whose works can be found in collections throughout the United States and around the globe. Enjoy some light refreshments while you learn about the history of art on the Huntington Wildlife Forest and hear from … Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Park Institute & the Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Thursday, July 7, 2016

· Huntington Lecture Series- Ravens and Wolves: The Intelligence of Animals

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | Event Website
George Bumann- Professional sculptor and naturalist
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Saturday, July 9, 2016

· Raptors- Sculpting Models of Perfection Workshop (Kids Program)

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
It’s said that we never truly know something until we have to recreate it ourselves. Come learn what it means to be a raptor in three dimensions. We will jump right into the basics of sculpture from tools, modeling clay and armatures as a way to understand our … Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Park Institute & the Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

· Raptors- Sculpting Models of Perfection Workshop (Adults only program)

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
It’s said that we never truly know something until we have to recreate it ourselves. Come learn what it means to be a raptor in three dimensions. We will jump right into the basics of sculpture from tools, modeling clay and armatures as a way to understand our … Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Park Institute & the Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Thursday, July 14, 2016

· Huntington Lecture Series- 30 Years of Atmospheric Monitoring on the Huntington Forest

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
Patrick McHale- Biogeochemist, SUNY ESF
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Saturday, July 16, 2016

· Sculpting Demonstration

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
Prior to our 5th Annual Rubber Loon Race, George will sculpt a common loon during a demonstration on his art form. The demo will be followed at 3:00 PM by our not to be missed loon race.
Sponsor: Adirondack Park Institute & the Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Thursday, July 21, 2016

· Huntington Lecture Series- Monitoring Tick-borne Diseases in the North Country

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
Dr. Lee Ann Sporn- Professor, Paul Smith’s College
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Friday, July 22, 2016

· Summer Science Squad

9:00 am – 4:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Rt. 28N, Newcomb NY 12852 | Event Website
New Kids Programming at the Adirondack Interpretive Center! On Fridays from July 22 through August 12, students from 7-12 years old can experience a day of hands-on learning on the beautiful trails and lakes of ESF’s Newcomb Campus. Class topics range from … Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Erin Griffin, Environmental Education Coordinator, 582-4551×106

Saturday, July 23, 2016

· Better Birding through the Artful Eye- Sketching Workshop

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
George will guide you as you learn new birding skills that will help you observe closely, build your visual memory and record your sightings. Come learn the basics of quick field sketching as a way to see your local birds in a new and deeper way. Along with … Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Park Institute & the Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Thursday, July 28, 2016

· Huntington Lecture Series- Collis P. Huntington and his Relationship with William West Durant: Benefactor or Schemer?

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
Shelia Myers- Associate Professor, Cayuga Community College
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Friday, July 29, 2016

· Summer Science Squad

9:00 am – 4:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N, Newcomb NY 12852 | Event Website
New Kids Programming at the Adirondack Interpretive Center! On Fridays from July 22 through August 12, students from 7-12 years old can experience a day of hands-on learning on the beautiful trails and lakes of ESF’s Newcomb Campus. Class topics range from … Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Erin Griffin, Environmental Education Coordinator, 582-4551×106

August Calendar

Thursday, August 4, 2016

· Huntington Lecture Series- New York Bats: Natural History and Current Status

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
Carl Herzog- NYS DEC Endangered Species Biologist
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Friday, August 5, 2016

· Summer Science Squad

9:00 am – 4:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Rt. 28N, Newcomb NY 12852 | Event Website
New Kids Programming at the Adirondack Interpretive Center! On Fridays from July 22 through August 12, students from 7-12 years old can experience a day of hands-on learning on the beautiful trails and lakes of ESF’s Newcomb Campus. Class topics range from … Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Erin Griffin, Environmental Education Coordinator, 582-4551×106

Thursday, August 11, 2016

· Huntington Lecture Series- Our Magnificent Milky Way Galaxy

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
Bob Fisher- Amateur Astronomer and Photographer
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Friday, August 12, 2016

· Summer Science Squad

9:00 am – 4:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Rt. 28N, Newcomb NY 12852 | Event Website
New Kids Programming at the Adirondack Interpretive Center! On Fridays from July 22 through August 12, students from 7-12 years old can experience a day of hands-on learning on the beautiful trails and lakes of ESF’s Newcomb Campus. Class topics range from … Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Erin Griffin, Environmental Education Coordinator, 582-4551×106

All AIC events are supported by ESF’s Northern Forest Institute (NFI) unless otherwise noted.