Catskill Digest- August 3rd 2017

This week on Catskill Digest on WIOX Moe and Jeff explore what happens when you wander off the trail. 

Be sure to tune in at 9am to catch us live and local on WIOX 91.3fm or streaming at wioxradio.org

Catskill Digest is a weekly show on WIOX radio (91.3FM) hosted by Jeff Senterman, Executive Director of the Catskill Center and Moe Lemire, the Executive Director of the Pine Hill Community Center every Thursday morning from 9 to 10am.

Celebrating Adventure NY and Improvements to the Kenneth Wilson State Campground

Celebrating Adventure NY and Improvements to the Kenneth Wilson State Campground

On Friday, July 21, 2017, we had the opportunity to join with our friends at the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, local elected officials and many representatives of Catskill organizations to celebrate the Governor Cuomo's Adventure NY program, which seeks to expand access to healthy, active outdoor recreation; connect people with nature and the outdoors; protect New York's natural resources; and boost local economies. 

Catskill Center Executive Director one of six judges for finals of the 76West competition

Catskill Center Executive Director one of six judges for finals of the 76West competition

76West is a competition focused on growing entrepreneurs and attracting resources from the U.S. and around the world to build clean energy businesses and jobs in New York State’s Southern Tier region. Each year for four years, 76West will award $2.5 million in prize money to six finalists as follows: one grand prize of $1 million, payable in increments based on specific milestone accomplishments, one $500,000 prize, and four $250,000 awards.

Catskill Digest- June 29th 2017

This week on Catskill Digest on WIOX Moe and Jeff discussed the upcoming Catskill Center's Summer Gathering Event. 

Be sure to tune in at 9am to catch us live and local on WIOX 91.3fm or streaming at wioxradio.org

Catskill Digest is a weekly show on WIOX radio (91.3FM) hosted by Jeff Senterman, Executive Director of the Catskill Center and Moe Lemire, the Executive Director of the Pine Hill Community Center every Thursday morning from 9 to 10am.

 

Jeff Senterman on Hiking Safely — 5 Questions

Jeff Senterman on Hiking Safely — 5 Questions

The fourth of July is upon us. The weekend is long and its a fine time to get out into the woods. Of course, waterfalls are often best seen from slippery climbs and sometimes its hard to know how long a trail to attempt.  

In order to wise up a bit, I put put five questions to Jeff Senterman (our Catskill Center executive director and half grizzly bear) on the topic. And he generously answered:

Opening of the Beaverkill Covered Bridge

The Catskill Center was thrilled to be able to attend the ribbon cutting celebration for the reconstructed Beaverkill Covered Bridge on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. The bridge provides access to the NYSDEC's Beaverkill Campground. On a beautiful Catskills day, we were all able to celebrate this accomplishment and thank all those involved!