OPENING DAY – GOMEZ MILL HOUSE 2016 SEASON. TOURS: 10:30, 1:15, 2:45. HALF-PRICE ADMISSION.
MOTHER'S DAY – Free admission for Mothers.
MITZVAH DAY – Volunteer to help prepare the Gomez Mill House for the 2016 season. Pre-registration required. Call or email the office (Contact & reservation information: (t) 845-236-3126 (e) firstname.lastname@example.org
PRESENTATION: RUTH K. ABRAHAMS, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, GOMEZ FOUNDATION, WITH JIM BERKISE, LOCAL HISTORIAN. Mapping the Mill House: The Contributions of Mill House Owners to New York Commerce and Industry.
FATHER'S DAY – FREE ADMISSION FOR FATHERS. NEW YORK STATE PATH THROUGH HISTORY WEEKEND.
PRESENTATION: ANDRÉE AELION BROOKS, AUTHOR, HISTORIAN. Emancipation And Emigration: The Story of the German Jews. BAGEL BREAKFAST 10-11. PRESENTATION AT 11AM.
INDEPENDENCE DAY WEEKEND – Free admission for veterans and active-duty service members.
PERFORMANCE: LYDIA ADAMS DAVIS, PAT LAMANNA & SUSAN BOZSÓ. Historical Ballads at Gomez Mill House. Performance at 11am.
ORANGE COUNTY DAY: Half-price admission for Orange County residents with ID.
PRESENTATION: J. STEPHEN CASSCLES, author. A History of Fruit Growing in the Mid-Hudson Valley and Local Breeding of New Varieties of Grapes, Raspberries, and Strawberries. Wine tasting, book signing.
PRESENTATION: SUSAN LEWIS, Ph.D. Associate Professor of History, SUNY New Paltz. Women's Suffrage in New York State.
PRESENTATION: JIM BERKISE, local historian. The Old Landing & the New York Wharf: new discoveries on GMH owners' land-use history through ferries, roads, and commerce.
PRESENTATION: Dr. AMY LOEWENHAAR-BLAUWEISS, historical sociologist: The Work of William Auerbach-Levy: from Dard Hunter to Broadway