2017 Friends of Letchworth State Park Calendar Available

CalendarThe 2017 Friends of Letchworth State Park calendar is now available at many venues throughout the Park and on the Friends of Letchworth State Park website. Filled with the dates of upcoming major events in the Park, the calendar highlights the photography of several members of the Friends of Letchworth State Park. Our calendar also includes several outstanding images from long-time Friends supporter, noted photographer and author David Lawrence Reade. (Many more of David’s outstanding images of Letchworth State Park can be seen at www.dawnsearlylightphoto.com)

In addition to many interesting historical references pertaining to areas in the park that the images depict, the calendar highlights several of the many preservation activities the Friends of Letchworth State Park have participated in over the last year.

Our calendar is a great holiday gift for Letchworth State Park fans near and far.

Online purchases are available online under Support Us, Store or by clicking here.

Learn About Letchworth Lecture – 8/24/2016

LectureTopic: Mr. Letchworth and Three Enlightened Colleagues

Description: William Pryor Letchworth was a Renaissance man for his time regarding philanthropy and the environment and three contemporaries of his were kindred spirits influencing his thinking. The presentation will discuss how these three like-minded souls, Pascal Pratt of Buffalo, William Webster of Rochester and Dr. Cordelia Greene of Castile interacted with Mr. Letchworth during the last half of the nineteenth century. Presenter, Ted Bartlett

When: Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Where: Humphrey Nature Center, located near Trailside Lodge

The Learn About Letchworth Series is provided through a partnership between the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation and the Livingston Arts.

For more information you can call:
Letchworth State Park at (585) 493-3600 or Livingston Arts at (585) 243-6785

Learn About Letchworth Lecture – 8/17/2016

LectureTopic: Square dances at the time of Mr. Letchworth

Description: SUNY Geneseo’s renowned ethnomusicologist and Western New York music historian, Professor Jim Kimball will review the musical, historical and social workings of a square dance of the time of Mr. Letchworth. Professor Kimball also directs the Geneseo String Band.

When: Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Where: Humphrey Nature Center, located near Trailside Lodge

The Learn About Letchworth Series is provided through a partnership between the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation and the Livingston Arts

For more information you can call:
Letchworth State Park at (585) 493-3600 or Livingston Arts at (585) 243-6785