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Sail Through Art History

Location

Leaves from Haverstraw in Rockland County, NY

Haverstraw, NY

41.195755 -73.957782

County: Rockland
Region: Lower Hudson

Date(s)

  • September 15, 2019, 1:00PM, There are two sail times 1:00-4:00 and 5:00-8:00

Details

Event Type Sail on the Hudson - The Pioneer Description Join fellow artists and friends for a 3 hour sunset sail on wide decked authentic working historic sailboats, the Clearwater and the Pioneer. Each ship leaving from a different port. Get a different view of the river and make art on-board a sailboat! Each cruise will feature a different expert speaking on topics such as on the Hudson River School paintings, the bridges, Edward Hopper's love for boats and the ecology of the Hudson River. Participate in raising the sails and learn from the crew what it is like to live onboard. Anyone ages 14 and older can participate. Sailing is rain or shine, barring thunderstorms. The Pioneer, a restored 1885 iron-sided schooner, owned by South Street Seaport Museum, leaves from Haverstraw for two sails, on September 15th, either 1:00-4:00 and 5:00-8:00pm, for a sunset trip to Croton Bay north of Hook Mountain. The crew will trawl for Hudson River creatures so passengers can handle them and study them up close. (Rain or Shine) Sponsoring Organization Rockland Center for the Arts

Contact Information

info@hopperhouse.org
845-358-0774
https://www.facebook.com/edwardhopperhouse

Registration

Advance registration required.
by Sept. 12th, contact phone is 845-358-0774, or visit http://www.edwardhopperhouse.org/sail.html You will receive exact location of dock for boat when you register for event.
$70 (for members of Hopper House or Rockland Center for the Arts) $85 for non-members

Additional Information

Activities: Join fellow artists and friends for a 3 hour sunset sail on wide decked authentic working historic sailboats, the Clearwater and the Pioneer. Each ship leaving from a different port. Get a different view of the river and make art on-board a sailboat! Each cruise will feature a different expert speaking on topics such as on the Hudson River School paintings, the bridges, Edward Hopper's love for boats and the ecology of the Hudson River.
Additional Equipment Required: Art Supplies - this is a Sail with Art documenting (drawing or painting) the majestic Hudson

Event Duration (hours): 3
Not suitable for children under age 14.

Family Friendly
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No
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