History of the Maple Grove Preservation Society


Words, Words, Words 2014
at the Maple Grove Historic Site

Entrance through St. Simeon Apartments, 24 Beechwood Avenue in Poughkeepsie

Sunday, June 29th at 3pm 
Carol Goodman, author of Blythewood
    Jim Holmgren, author of Dodendal: Valley of Dreams

Walter Keady, author of Being and Becomming

Sunday, July 27th at 3pm 

Akiko Busch,  author of 
The Incidental Steward: Reflections on Citizen Science
Greg Miller, author of The Sea Sleeps: New and Selected Poems
Jo Pitkin, author of Cradle of the American Circus

Sunday, August 24th at 3pm 
Larry Carr, editor of A Slant of Light
Kiese Laymon, author of Long Division
Jana Martin, author of Russian Lover and Other Stories

Relive the pleasures of a summer Sunday afternoon in times past.  
Come hear these authors read from their published works in the romantic atmosphere of a 19th century Hudson River Bracketed country villa.

For further information,  see www.maplegroverestoration.org

All events are free.  Suggested donation of $5 or more will support the ongoing restoration of Maple Grove.


Open House Tours
Open House tours will begin in April and continue throughout the summer and into November on the first Saturday of each month from 10:00 to 12:00. 


Annual Lawn Party at Maple Grove
Sunday, September 21st, 2014
3-5pm - Rain or Shine

Many thanks to our generous sponsors:

Matthew Bialecki Architects
The Chazen Companies
Kirchoff Property Management
Precision Contractor
Ulster Savings Bank
Catered by Toni Ann's Kitchen
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