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Rosalyn Bodycomb, painter
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Kathryn Davis, author of The Thin Place
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E.L. Doctorow, author of Homer & Langley
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Paula Fox, author of The Coldest Winter
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Matthew Goodman, author of The Sun and the Moon
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Eve Kahn, arts & architecture writer, New York Times columnist
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Lisa Lerner, author of Just Like Beauty
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William Lychack, author of The Wasp Eater
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Chris Noel, author, editor, teacher
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James Patterson, author of Worst Case
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Amy Schiebe, author of What Do You Do All Day?
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Alexandra Shelley, editor, teacher
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Sarah Van Arsdale, creator of The Catalogue of the Lost World
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Kate Walbert, author of A Short History of Women
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Eric Zencey, essayist/blogger 
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Hudson Valley Sights and Sites

Voices: Literature
Hudson Valley Writers’ Center / Sleepy Hollow, NY
Visit this great resource
Millay Colony for the Arts / Austerlitz, NY
Apply to the Colony
Spoken Interludes / Irvington, NY
Check out this series
Visions: Art
Storm King sculpture park / New Windsor, NY
Bring a camera!
Dia Beacon / Beacon, NY
Visit Dia (walk from the train station)
Hudson Valley Art Trail
Find great art up and down the Valley
Vistas: Nature
Croton Point Park /  Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Visit Croton Point Park
Croton Dam / Croton-on-Hudson, NY
See the Eighth Wonder
Poet's Walk Park / Annondale-on-Hudson, NY
Take a walk
Harriman and Bear Mountain State Parks / NY
Take a hike
(Visit the one-of-a-kind merry-go-round, too)
Innisfree Garden
Some of the most beautiful gardens in the world
Mohonk Preserve / New Paltz, NY
Take a break
Shawangunk Mountains / New Paltz, NY
Go rock climbing
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation / Valhalla, NY
Explore Pound Ridge
Rockefeller State Park Preserve / Tarrytown, NY
A short trip from the City
Verily: Timeless Hudson Valley
Historic sites in the Lower Hudson Valley
Go back in time...
Chuang Yen Monastery / Carmel, NY
See the Hall of Ten Thousand Buddhas (literally!)
Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden / Somers, NY
Take a stroll
Copland House (home of Aaron Copland) / Cortlandt Manor, NY
Visit Copland House
Olana (home of painter Frederic Church) / Hudson, NY
See the house and the views
Boscobel (Federal-period decorative arts) / Garrison, NY
Visit Boscobel
Manitoga, The Russel Wright Design Center / Garrison, NY
Check out the art in nature
Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site / Hyde Park, NY
Go to FDR's home
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome / Rhinebeck, NY
Go for the air show
Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Staatsburgh, NY
Visit Staatsburgh
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