The mission of Mohonk Preserve is to protect the Shawangunk Mountains region and inspire people to care for, enjoy, and explore their natural world.
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Forest Bathing: Shawangunk Ridge Free Public Lecture Series
*PLEASE NOTE: This SRBP Lecture will take place as scheduled. Classes at SUNY New Paltz have been canceled, but we are still allowed to hold this lecture
February 13th, 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. – Forest Bathing, with Jane Dobson, certified Mindful Nature Guide and founder of Mind The Forest. A decade ago, forest bathing was relatively unknown in the United States and much of the world. Today, this practice has taken hold globally, both as an essential part of our well-being and as critical to our role as caretakers of the Earth. Learn about this growing practice, its health benefits, the science behind it, its effects of fostering a sense of personal wholeness and authenticity, and techniques for developing an individual practice. This lecture will take place at SUNY New Paltz Lecture Center Room 102.
From February 6-27, 2020, the Shawangunk Ridge Biodiversity Partnership (SRBP) will present a free public lecture series, Secrets of the Shawangunks, providing information on conservation topics and biodiversity on the Shawangunk Ridge. The lectures, which will take place at SUNY New Paltz and SUNY Ulster, are open to the public and free of charge. Cancellations due to winter weather will be announced on our website www.mohonkpreserve.org/events. These lectures are co-sponsored by SUNY Ulster and the SUNY New Paltz Biology Department. The lecture on Thursday, February 28th will be held at SUNY Ulster Stone Ridge Campus, Vanderlyn Hall, College Lounge, Room 203, and all other lectures will take place on Thursday evenings at the SUNY New Paltz Lecture Center Room 102.
For directions and campus maps to SUNY New Paltz, click here.
For directions and campus maps to SUNY Ulster, click here.