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Progam on Native and Invasive Plants

Saturday, July 8 from 10:30am to 12:00pm

join Diana K. Weiner, Sullivan Renaissance Horticulturist, for a free public program

“Invasive Plants – Who Gave Them A Passport Anyway?”

The program begins indoors at Morgan Outdoors and continue outdoors in Livingston Manor’s Renaissance Park, with its native plant garden and examples of invasive plants.

Invasive exotic plants outcompete with […]

By |June 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Catskill Rivers & Trails

Saturday, June 24th
Opening Reception 2:00 to 4:00pm
The public is invited to Catskill Rivers and Trails

An exhibition of photographs from the book “Land of Little Rivers” by Austin McK. Francis,

accompanied by detailed maps of nearby Catskill public trails – an exciting combination for anyone who enjoys natural beauty and outdoor experiences in the Catskills.

Large-format full […]

By |June 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Go Wild – with the Botanical Hiker

Sunday, June 17th
Discover the edible and medicinal plants of your favorite wild and not-so-wild places.

Join Heather Houskeeper (aka The Botanical Hiker)
for a two-part educational event hosted by Morgan Outdoors.
 Presentation 10:30 – 11:15:
Heather will present a slideshow featuring some of the tastiest and most useful edible and medicinal plants in our region. These plants are […]

By |June 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Finger Lakes Trail and Firetower Hike

Look for a new date later this summer!
Sunday, June 4th     12:00 – 4:00pm
Celebrate National Trails Day weekend
with a hike on New York’s longest trail – the Finger Lakes Trail (FLT)
co-sponsored by the Catskill Mountain Club and Morgan Outdoors.

Meet Rick Roberts,
the FLT Coordinator for the Catskill section (90 […]

By |May 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Flower Day in Livingston Manor

Be a part of Flower Day!
Great people, free programs, crafty goodies . . .
PLUS many of us businesses donate 10% of sales
to the volunteer effort that nurtures flowers on Main Street.
Come on down!






Come Join Us!

By |May 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Japanese knotweed invades river corridors

Japanese knotweed (polygonum cuspidatum) is coming up all over the Catskills and Upper Delaware region.

This powerful invasive plant can push up through pavement and crowds out other plants – a real INVADER!

There are many groups working to spread the WORD not the WEED. The Catskill Regional Invasive Species Partnership is a regional effort.

Humans are […]

By |May 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Jupiter film and viewing night

Saturday, April 29th – 7:30 pm
you’re invited to a screening of
“Jupiter: The Giant Planet”
a short film about a planet a half billion miles from earth – whose flowing colors and spots are beautiful, but contain violent storms and jet streams (45 mins.)

This free event is co-sponsored by the Catskill Astronomy Club, with knowledgeable Club […]

By |April 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Earth Day Bike Ride

Saturday, April 22

9:00 am SHARP
Earth Day Bike Ride!
Meet in front of Morgan Outdoors and join Charlie Sanborn of Cinder Track Bicycles

for a leisurely ride from Livingston Manor through Roscoe to Cook’s Falls along the beautiful Willowemoc Creek and Beaverkill.

Ride at your own pace.

Total ride time 1.5 – 2 hours on rolling terrain.

Register by calling […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

SEED SALE for a cause

Friday, April 21,  4:30 – 6 pm
Kathy Scullion’s annual seed sale to benefit the SUNY Sullivan gardening group.

Fedco vegetable and edible flower seed packets $1 each.

If you’re interested but can’t get here, call us to get an order form emailed to you.

Must be submitted or called in by Friday April 21st at 5:00pm […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Tick Talk on April 8th

Saturday, April 8th, 10:00am

If you have dogs, garden, hike, or do anything outdoors –
“Tick Talk” is for YOU! 
In this free program with public health educator Jill Hubert-Simon, you’ll learn how to reduce your risk of tick bites and Lyme Disease.  She will help us identify the different ticks found in our area and which […]

By |April 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off