Tag Archives: Festival

Weekly Photo Challenge: Circle

By Jelane A. Kennedy How does Fireworks fit into the theme Circles? When most fireworks explode in the sky they create circles of colors. Fireworks, are used in most cases to mark an event, they are used in celebration and … Continue reading

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Adirondack Folk Music Festival-A fun August Sunday afternoon.

By Jelane A. Kennedy The second Sunday in August brought the annual Adirondack Folk Music Festival started in 1989 in Schroon Lake, New York and sponsored by the Schroon Lake Arts Council. Each year the free festival takes place on … Continue reading

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July Summer fun in Schroon Lake, New York: Arts & Crafts Fair

By Jelane A. Kennedy The third Saturday in July was the annual Arts and Crafts Fair in Schroon Lake, New York. The fair has become a tradition since 1969. 130 vendors descended on the Hamlet of Schroon Lake, New York … Continue reading

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Two days, two hikes: Urban hiking (Albany, NY) and forest hiking (Gull Pond, Schroon Lake Region – NY)

By Jelane A. Kennedy Spring flowers come in many forms, the domestic and the wild. This spring while on an urban hike in downtown Albany we enjoy the domesticated splendor of spring renewal. Our urban hike started in the Pine … Continue reading

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Cold feet-warm soul: First Night Saratoga Springs, New York.

By Jelane A. Kennedy The temperature was at 11 degrees at 1st Night, with a light snow falling. A night that layers were needed. Snow boots, long underwear and everyone wearing their wool finery. But it didn’t matter that it … Continue reading

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Olde Tyme Christmas Celebration, Schroon Lake, New York

By Jelane A. Kennedy On Saturday December 14, 2014 Schroon Lake celebrated the 28th annual Old Tyme Christmas Celebration. It was a cold and blustery day and as evening came on the temperatures continued to drop. The first major snowfall … Continue reading

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Two Row Wampum Renewal Celebration, Troy, New York

By Jelane A. Kennedy I am reminded again that we many times don’t have to travel far for great opportunities to share culture and to learn from others. This was another one of those experiences. We attended the Two Row … Continue reading

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