President’s Message

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As the memories of Spring and Summer fade, cool crisp air and shorter days take hold.

At the Pruyn House Complex we look forward to Fall and Winter activities.  On Sunday, November 4 at 2:00 pm we welcome the Kitchen Jazz Band for a concert.  The concert is free - but please call to reserve your spot.  On Thursday - Sunday, November 15 - 18, we welcome the Hudson Mohawk Weavers Show and Sale.  

On Thursday December 6 Pruyn House is hosting the Fort Orange Garden Club Green Sale Preview - $5 donation with purchase from 2 - 6 pm in the Schoolhouse.   

On Friday December 7, Fort Orange Garden Club Green sale returns; 9am - 5pm and we also host Blue Creek Garden Club Greens Show from 10am - 4pm.  Blue Creek Garden Club decorates the beautiful Pruyn House each year and the theme this year is the Nutcracker Suite.  Come visit the Pruyn House to see these lovely holiday decorations - we are open from 9:00 - 5:00!

On Saturday December 8, Fort Orange Garden Club Green sale continues, 9am - 3pm and Blue Creek Garden Club Greens Show runs from 10am - 4pm.  Pruyn House will be open from 9am - 4pm and we invite you to come tour the House.  We offer music by the American Recorder Society, Hudson Mohawk Chapter, and mulled cider.

On Tuesday, December 18 at 7pm we will offer a Holiday Concert featuring Soprano Rosanne Hargrave, Pianist Michael Clement and flutist Michele Boretti.  Please call 518-783-1435 to reserve your spot or for more details about any of the above events.

We are also happy to announce that we have 32 new members who joined Friends of Pruyn House between the Concerts in the Barn and Old Fashioned Sunday.  We welcome them!  

- Mary Brizzell, President