Upcoming Events

Many Thousands Gone

Using Primary Sources to Teach about Slavery in the Hudson Valley

Sat., March 25, 10-12:30, Hyde Park

Workshop with Susan Stessin-Cohn, co-author of the new book, In Defiance: Runaways from Slavery in New York’s Hudson River Valley, 1735-1831. Get details. Register.


 2017 THV summer institute, July 25-26-27TightCropFaces1

This year’s theme is Building Community with Place-Based Learning. Save the dates. Get the call for workshop proposals. Please email us if you have ideas for a field experience.
(Photo from 2016 institute by Bill Urbin, Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Sites, NPS)


Student writing about place

Essays, poems, and stories written by students for this fall’s writing about place contest. See THV blog or media release for details. We’ll publish the student work throughout the winter and spring. To receive automatically, subscribe to our blog.
(Drawing: Glasco Mini Park by Anthony Bertorelli, Riccardi ES, Saugerties)