2021 TR Weekend Events

September 11-12

Events are finalized… any last minute changes will be posted here.

Saturday Morning, Sept. 11

Breakfast Sandwiches

7:30-9:30am Class of 2025

Wagon Rides into Santanoni

Arrive at 8:15am for 8:30 departure. Wear comfortable shoes for the walking tour. Small children must ride on your lap. The ride is 5 miles in, time provided to eat lunch at the camp and a guided tour is available. Reservations are required, email: sbodnar53@gmail.com

Packed lunches are available for $12 each: Contact Newcomb Cafe and Campground, phone 518-582-8999. Choice of bread, meat, and cheese. Includes a bag of chips and an apple. Bottles of water are available on the wagons. No substitutions available. 

Kids Fishing Derby

9-10:30am Winslow’s Pond with be stocked with fish for a time… just for the kids. Bring your own poles, bait will be provided.

TR Weekend Craft Fair

TR Weekend Craft Fair

9:30am-3pm at Overlook Park. Get an overview of Newcomb’s talented and diverse artisans. Adirondack photographers, crafters, and artists, will offer their products for sale under a large tent and little canopies. They will scatter the area with quilts, wool, photography, paintings, woodwork, jewelry, balsam gifts and more.  

Timber Sports Scrimmage

10-11:30am at Overlook Park. Watch ESF and Paul Smiths students demonstrate timber sports. Lumber Jacks and Jills showoff their skills and compete just a little… It’s not as easy as it looks!! TR will be there and try his aim at axe throwing.

Goodnow Mt Hike and Fire Tower

10:30am with Mike Goodman, a retired forest ranger, fire tower historian and author. Enjoy th beautiful view of Newcomb and the surrounding area.

Car Wash

at Old Salt Shed across from Overlook Park next to ball field, Class of 2023

Saturday Noon and Afternoon, Sept. 11

Car Hop Lunch and Bake Sale

12 noon-2pm at Newcomb Central School parking lot, Pulled Pork, Coleslaw, and Roll, Class of 2022.
Home Baked Goods for Sale, Class of 2024.

Log Roll

1:30-3pm at Lake Harris Public Beach. Watch this log roll demonstration and maybe try it yourself. 

Ice Cream Social

1:30-4pm at Lake Harris Public Beach, Class of 2025.

“Pendleton: The Man and the Settlement”

3pm at Newcomb Historical Museum with Joan Burke. Newcomb was originally named Pendleton after Nathaniel Pendleton, Alexander Hamilton”s second and executor of Hamilton’s will after the fateful duel with Aaron Burr.

Interview with Mrs. Roosevelt

4pm at Overlook Park Pavilion. Roy Ginsberg interviews Mrs Roosevelt (Mrs Julia Marple).

Car Hop Dinner and Bake Sale

5:30-7:30pm at Newcomb Central School parking lot, Burgers, Hot Dogs, Chicken Tenders, and Fries, Class of 2023.
Home Baked Goods, Class of 2024.

Drive in Movie: “Dog Gone Trouble” rated Y7

8-10pm at Newcomb Central School parking lot, (geared toward children ages 7 and up). Popcorn will be sold, Class of 2024.

Sunday, Sept. 12

Wagon Rides into Santanoni

Arrive at 8:15am for 8:30 departure. Wear comfortable shoes for the walking tour. Small children must ride on your lap. The ride is 5 miles in, time provided to eat lunch at the camp and a guided tour is available. Reservations are required, email: sbodnar53@gmail.com

Packed lunches are available for $12 each: Contact Newcomb Cafe and Campground, phone 518-582-8999. Choice of bread, meat, and cheese. Includes a bag of chips and an apple. Bottles of water are available on the wagons. No substitutions available. 

Pancake Breakfast

7:30-9:30am at the Newcomb Central School, Class of 2024.

Ty Yandon Memorial 5K Race and Walk

9-10am, Meet at 8:45am at the Newcomb Health Center. To register, email: adkpa@aol.com

History of Logging in the Rich Lake Era

9:30am at the Adirondack Interpretive Center. No more than 20 walkers permitted. Reservations are required, email: sbodnar53@gmail.com

Golf Tournament and To Go Meal

10am-2pm, at the High Peaks Golf Course. To Go Meal offered by Class of 2022. Call the Club house for tee times: 518-582-2300.

Kids Color Run

10:30-11am, at the Lilbern Yandon Memorial Ball Field. Color run for the kids. Colors are non toxic and fun. Colors are thrown at the kids as they run the bases.

Open Space Institute ribbon cutting of new Upper Works parking lot.

12 noon, new parking lot at the Upper Works by the Blast Furnace and MacNaughton Cottage has a ribbon cutting.

Tahawus Mine Tour

1-3pm in Tahawus at the former National Lead Mine. Reservations are required, email: sbodnar53@gmail.com

 

Tahawus Club

2:15-5pm at the Tahawus Club in the Lower Works. Meet Mr. & Mrs. TR (Mr. and Mrs. Larry and Julia Marple) as they talk about their time at the club.