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Sun 24 Jul
Park Partners
Sunday, July 24, 2016 10:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about the history of park partnerships, how they came to be, and the impact they have on the region today. Focus will be on SPAC, the Gideon Putnam Hotel, and the Automobile Museum.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Sun 24 Jul
Springs Tour
Sunday, July 24, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Enjoy a refreshing springs walk that describes the different springs, how they came to be, and why they taste different from each other.

Walks will meet near bathrooms down by Geyser Picnic Area.

Sun 24 Jul
Trails of the Park
Sunday, July 24, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Take a moderate hike around Saratoga Spa Park with a park docent.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Sun 24 Jul
Beautiful Butterflies
Sunday, July 24, 2016 02:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Walk into one of nature's unique ecosystems right here in our park and learn why it's home to the Federally Endangered Karner Blue Butterfly and others.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Sun 24 Jul
Streamside Walk
Sunday, July 24, 2016 02:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about the unique qualities that make Geyser Creek an important part of the park ecosystem.

Walks will meet near bathrooms down by Geyser Picnic Area

Sun 24 Jul
History Stroll
Sunday, July 24, 2016 03:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Join a docent for a short walking tour to discover the history surrounding the park and how it continues to shape the region today.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Mon 25 Jul
History Stroll
Monday, July 25, 2016 10:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Join a docent for a short walking tour to discover the history surrounding the park and how it continues to shape the region today.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Mon 25 Jul
Woodpecker Walk
Monday, July 25, 2016 10:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 585-2000 ext 116

Woodpeckers of all shapes and sizes inhabit Saratoga Spa State Park. Take a walk with the park naturalist to find evidence of woodpecker activity and learn all about these fascinating creatures! All ages welcome. This program is free.
Registration: Required
Mon 25 Jul
Springs Tour
Monday, July 25, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Enjoy a refreshing springs walk that describes the different springs, how they came to be, and why they taste different from each other.

Walks will meet near bathrooms down by Geyser Picnic Area.

Mon 25 Jul
Who's Habitat?
Monday, July 25, 2016 02:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

A habitat is a home! Explore three different habitats within the park and understand why each is important to different species.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Mon 25 Jul
Saving the Springs
Monday, July 25, 2016 03:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about the struggle to save the mineral springs of Saratoga.

Walks will meet near bathroom down by Geyser Picnic Area.

Tue 26 Jul
Springs Tour
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 10:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Enjoy a refreshing springs walk that describes the different springs, how they came to be, and why they taste different from each other.

Walks will meet near bathrooms down by Geyser Picnic Area.

Tue 26 Jul
Outdoor Activities
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about the different activities the park has to offer.

Tours will meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Tue 26 Jul
Tree Wander
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 02:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Identify several key tree species that are historically significant to the park and learn why they grow where they do.

Walks will meet near bathrooms down by Geyser Picnic Area.

Tue 26 Jul
History Stroll
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 03:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Join a docent for a short walking tour to discover the history surrounding the park and how it continues to shape the region today.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Tue 26 Jul
Fun With Frogs
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 03:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2000 ext 116

Learn about the types of frogs that we have in the park and how to identify them by their calls. We will be trying to catch some to observe. All ages welcome. Fee is $3 per person or $5 per family.
Registration: Required
Wed 27 Jul
Architecture Tour
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 10:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Enjoy a walking tour around the mall that highlights the fine arts style of architecture and juxtaposes it against the New Deal history that transformed the park and the Saratoga region.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Wed 27 Jul
Preschool Naturalists
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2000 ext 116

Preschool naturalists is a nature class designed for children ages 3 to 5. This hour long program will focus on using all five senses to explore a certain aspect of the outdoor world. Children will also enjoy a nature related story and craft. Fee is $3 per person or $5 per family.
Registration: Required
Wed 27 Jul
Springs Tour
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Enjoy a refreshing springs walk that describes the different springs, how they came to be, and why they taste different from each other.

Walks will meet near bathrooms down by Geyser Picnic Area.

Wed 27 Jul
History Stroll
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 02:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Join a docent for a short walking tour to discover the history surrounding the park and how it continues to shape the region today.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Wed 27 Jul
Bluebirds in Our Park
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 03:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about New York's state bird, the Eastern Bluebird. Find out where it is living in the park and how we are helping them achieve successful nesting.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Thu 28 Jul
Beautiful Butterflies
Thursday, July 28, 2016 10:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Walk into one of nature's unique ecosystems right here in our park and learn why it's home to the Federally Endangered Karner Blue Butterfly and others.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Thu 28 Jul
Park Partners
Thursday, July 28, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about the history of park partnerships, how they came to be, and the impact they have on the region today. Focus will be on SPAC, the Gideon Putnam Hotel, and the Automobile Museum.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Thu 28 Jul
Springs Tour
Thursday, July 28, 2016 02:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Enjoy a refreshing springs walk that describes the different springs, how they came to be, and why they taste different from each other.

Walks will meet near bathrooms down by Geyser Picnic Area.

Thu 28 Jul
History Stroll
Thursday, July 28, 2016 03:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Join a docent for a short walking tour to discover the history surrounding the park and how it continues to shape the region today.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Fri 29 Jul
Trails of the Park
Friday, July 29, 2016 10:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Take a moderate hike around Saratoga Spa Park with a park docent.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Fri 29 Jul
Streamside Walk
Friday, July 29, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about the unique qualities that make Geyser Creek an important part of the park ecosystem.

Walks will meet near bathrooms down by Geyser Picnic Area

Fri 29 Jul
History Stroll
Friday, July 29, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Join a docent for a short walking tour to discover the history surrounding the park and how it continues to shape the region today.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Fri 29 Jul
Who's Habitat?
Friday, July 29, 2016 02:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

A habitat is a home! Explore three different habitats within the park and understand why each is important to different species.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Fri 29 Jul
Springs Tour
Friday, July 29, 2016 03:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Enjoy a refreshing springs walk that describes the different springs, how they came to be, and why they taste different from each other.

Walks will meet near bathrooms down by Geyser Picnic Area.

Sat 30 Jul
Architecture Tour
Saturday, July 30, 2016 10:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Enjoy a walking tour around the mall that highlights the fine arts style of architecture and juxtaposes it against the New Deal history that transformed the park and the Saratoga region.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Sat 30 Jul
Outdoor Activities
Saturday, July 30, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about the different activities the park has to offer.

Walks will meet near bathroomsdown by Geyser Picnic Area.

Sat 30 Jul
History Stroll
Saturday, July 30, 2016 11:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Join a docent for a short walking tour to discover the history surrounding the park and how it continues to shape the region today.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Sat 30 Jul
Tree Wander
Saturday, July 30, 2016 02:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Identify several key tree species that are historically significant to the park and learn why they grow where they do.

Tours will meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Sat 30 Jul
Saving the Springs
Saturday, July 30, 2016 02:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about the struggle to save the mineral springs of Saratoga.

Walks will meet near bathroom down by Geyser Picnic Area.

Sat 30 Jul
Bluebirds in Our Park
Saturday, July 30, 2016 03:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 584-2535

Learn about New York's state bird, the Eastern Bluebird. Find out where it is living in the park and how we are helping them achieve successful nesting.

Meet in the arcade outside the administration building, 19 Roosevelt Drive.

Sun 21 Aug
10th Annual Trooper Longobardo Memorial Walk/Run
Sunday, August 21, 2016 06:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 461-5769

10th Annual Trooper Longobardo Memorial Walk/Run (to benefit the Longobardo Memorial Scholarship Fund)

Music, Bounce House, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers

Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 6 a.m. – 1 p.m. (10:00 a.m. start)

Saratoga Spa State Park – Orenda Pavilion

Contact: Teri at 461-5769

Register at: www.Finishright.com

Registration: Required
Sat 03 Sep
7th Annual Run/Walk for the Horses & Kids Fun Run
Saturday, September 3, 2016 07:00 AM
Saratoga Spa State Park
(518) 226-0028

Saratoga Spa State Park, Orenda Pavilion

Registration opens at 7 a.m. Race starts at 8:30 a.m.

Refreshments and prizes in all race/walk divisions

Pre-race registration is $25.00 – race day is $30.00

Contact www.trfinc.org/event/5k or phone 518-226-0028.

The Run for the Horses will benefit six locally based organizations that rescue, rehabilitate, retrain and retire ex-race horses

Registration: Required