Activity Guides

Explore the unique history surrounding Scenic Hudson’s parks in Cold Spring.

Redesigning the River Center BookletDownload this booklet and take a fun quiz about Hudson Valley’s history in our West Point Foundry Preserve and Foundry Dock Park in Cold Spring. (Download the answer key when your ready to check your answers!) 

 

Look at environmentalism and ecology through the eyes of Scenic Hudson’s guiding spirit Frances "Franny" Reese.

Redesigning the River Center BookletDownload this booklet to learn more about the birth of the modern environmental movement, ecology, and Scenic Hudson founder Frances "Franny" Reese.

 

This activity guide explores the process of turning an old storage barn on the Beacon waterfront into the spectacular River Center.

Redesigning the River Center BookletDownload this booklet for an activity guide that uses math and art to explore how Scenic Hudson transformed an old storage barn on the Beacon waterfront into the spectacular River Center arts and education facility. (TEACHERS/PARENTS: download answer key here.)

 

 

Global climate change and its impact on the Hudson Valley are an increasing focus of Scenic Hudson education programs.

Our revised Scenic Hudson Guide to Global Climate change can be downloaded via the links below. This booklet provides background on what climate change is, how it’s impacting the Hudson Valley and what students can do to help prevent it. Printed copies can be requested by sending e-mail to info@scenichudson.org.

Scenic Hudson Guide to Global Climate Change STUDENTS: Download this informative booklet to learn about global climate change in the Hudson Valley and what you can do about it.

 

Scenic Hudson Guide to Global Climate Change STUDENTS: Download a Spanish-language version of our informative booklet on global climate change in the Hudson Valley.

 

Central Hudson LogoFunding for Climate Change in the Hudson Valley provided by Central Hudson.

 

This ACTIVITY GUIDE is full of fun environmentally-themed learning opportunities for students and children:

Parents and educators can print out the guide via the links below. It offers an informative introduction to the plants, animals and habitats of the Hudson Valley. Printed copies can be requested by e-mailing info@scenichudson.org.

Scenic Hudson Activity Guide -- EnglishDownload our English-language activity guide.

 

Scenic Hudson Activity Guide -- SpanishDownload our Spanish-language activity guide.