Places To See, Things To Do Prior To Summertime Ends

By Beth KaletTimes Herald-Record

Where did the time go?

Its been a long, hot summer however unexpectedly we can feel it slipping away.

Still, theres a lot to do while the weather is cooperative, prior to the days grow shorter. With Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5, simply 11 days away, here are dozens of things to do, great Hudson Valley and Catskills places to go, sights to see and experience while the sun summertime sun still shines and the stellar nights are still long.

With kids

– Catskill Animal Sanctuary, 316 Old Stage Roadway, Saugerties, 336-8447,

– Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History, 6615 Route 97, Narrowsburg, 252-6660,

– Trailside Museum and Zoo, Bear Mountain State Park, GPS: 55 Hessian Drive, Highland Falls, 786-2701,

– Warwick Drive-In, 11 Warwick Turnpike (Path 21), 986-4440,

– New York Renaissance Faire, Path 17A, Tuxedo Park, 351-5171,

For grownups

– Orange County Historic Pub Path visits the Chateau Hathorn, Warwick, Aug. 26. Starts at 5:30 pm or

– Wineries around the area:, 256-8456

– Breweries:, 917-414-7947 Also:

For indoor days

Theres nothing like live theater and music. Whether its a performance, a drama, comedy, musical or kids production, its all here, close at hand. The summertime season may end, but some carrycontinue through the year.

– Foundation Theatre Arts, 223 Main St., 2nd flooring, Goshen, 294-4188, on facebook and at!.?.! -Creative Theatre-Muddy Waters Players at Museum Village, 1010 Route 17M, Museum Village, Monroe, 294-9465, Hall Theatre, 655 Pitcher Rd., West Point, 938-4159,

– Forestburgh Play house, 39 Forestburgh Rd., 794-1194,

– Maverick PerformanceAuditorium, 120 Maverick Roadway, Woodstock, 679-8217,

– Shadowland Stages, 157 Canal St., Ellenville, 647-5511,

– SugarLoaf Performing Arts Center, 1351 Kings Hwy., Chester (Sugar Loaf), 610-5900,

– Sullivan County Remarkable Workshop, Rivoli Theatre, 5243 Route 42, South Fallsbur, 436-5336,

– Woodstock Play house, 103 Mill Hill Roadway, Woodstock, 679-6900,


Weve got great deals of them; here is a shorta list:

– Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum, 1031 Old Path 17, Livingston Manor,439-4810,

– Center for Photography at Woodstock, 59 Tinker St., Woodstock, 679-9957, cpw.oeg

– Empire State Train Museum, 70 Lower High St., Phoenicia, 688-7501,

– Museum Village, 1010 Route 17M, Monroe, 782-8248,

– Museum at Bethel Woods, 200 Hurd Rd., Bethel, 781-2922,

– National Purple Heart Hall of Honor, 374 Temple Hill Roadway, New Windsor, 561-1765,

– Neversink Valley Museum, 26 Hoag Roadway, Cuddebackville, 754-8870,

– Newburgh Karpeles Manuscript Library, 94 Broadway, Newburgh, 569-4997,

– Orange County Farmers Museum, 850 Path 17K, Montgomery, 457-2959,

– Washingtons Headquarters, 84 Liberty St., Newburgh, 562-1195,

– West Point Museum, 2110 New South Post Rd., West Point, 938-3590, museumhome.html

The truly terrific outdoors

Go out on the water. Paddle, raft, float or take a sail on the Hudson, Delaware, the Esopus Creek. Here are some locations to rent a kayak, canoe or inner tube and to sign up for a regional day cruise.


– City of Kingston Kayak Tours, 53 Delaware Ave., Kngston, 481-7336, 339-3053,

– I Paddle NY, 2 Ferry St., SAaugerties, 532-7797,

– Kittatinny Canoes, Route 97, Barryville, 1-800-FLOAT-KC,

– Landers Delaware River Trips, Path 97, Narrowsburg, 800-252-3925,

– Mountain Valley Guides, 2 Idlewild Ave., Cornwall-on-Hudson, 661-1923,

– Silver Canoe, 37 S. Maple Ave., Port Jervis, 800-724-8324,

– Storm King Experience Tours, 178 Hudson St., Cornwall-on-Hudson 534-7800,

– Town Tinker Tube Rental, 10 Bridge St., Phoenicia, 688-5533,

Cruise, cruise

– Black Swan Sailing, Abeel St., Kingston, 542-Sail,

– Blue Dolphin Charters, Rondout Landing, Kingston, 399-1531, 331-6940,

– Estuary Steward, Newburgh Landing, Newburgh Waterfront, 800-979-3370,

– Hudson Cruising, 1 Broadway, Kingston, 687-2440,

– Pride of the Hudson, Newburgh Landing, Newburgh Waterside, 220-2120,

– Rip Van Winkle, Hudson River Cruises, 1 E. Strand St., Kingston, 340-4700,

– River Rose Tours and Cruises, Newburgh Landing, Newburgh, 562-1067,

Outdoor experiences

Too numerous to catalog, heres a tasting of some of the areas must-see spots.

– Don’t miss a check out to among the numerous farmers markets. Find a county by county list at: farmmarkets

– The Bashakill, Wurtsboro, a wetland and housethe home of marsh birds, fish, more than 40 types of butterfly.

– Fanny Reese State Park, Macks Lane, Highland,

– Saugerties Lighthouse, 168 Lighthouse Drive, Saugerties, 247-0656,

– Storm King Art Center, 1 Museum Road, New Windsor, 534-3115,

– Sidewalk Over the Hudson State Historic Park. Elevator details: 834-3641, park details: 454-9649, Highland side, 87 Haviland Road,

Amber Rose Does Not Know How Lots OfThe Number Of Individuals She’s Slept With

Shes understood for her prominent relationships and sex-positive mindset, however Amber isn’t counting how many guys shes been with.

The model, talk program host and potential Dancing with destiny entrant got personal about her variety of sexual partners while talking with Ty Dolla $ign on Fridays episode of The Amber Rose Program.

Im 32-years-old – Ive been around the block a couple of times, she admitted. Im not going to sit there and count.

< figcaption class = wp-caption-text > Amber Rose The revelation followed Rose asked the 31-year-old rap artist whether a ladies number turns him off.

Probably when I was, like 18, he said, adding that he does not even ask anymore. Its type of corny – it doesn’t matter.

Rose and Kanye West dated for two years, splitting in 2010. The relationship earned her an area in Wests controversial Famous video.

She and Khalifa separated in 2014 after nearly 15 months of marital relationship. They finally reached a settlement in the procedures in June.

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20 Of The Creepiest Places In The World To Send Chills Down Your Spinal Column

The list of Earths presumably haunted or simply downright creepy locations is frighteningly long. Although some places have hair-raising reputations based upon recorded proof or paranormal activity, others handle to send a chill down your spine simply with the legends of previous horrors or the unexplainable. From towns left abandoned to time, to eerie forests and haunted healthcare facility halls, there are more than enough weird areas around the world to keep even the bravest tourist inhabited for a lifetime. A few of the creepiest locations on Earth will have you both eager and fearful of going to.

For those seeking breath-taking beauty or the draw of ancient history, the traditional seven Wonders of the Ancient World might be a better travel itinerary. However for anybody who prefers a good scare to a good nights rest, the world has a lot of creepy places deserving of a check out. Whether you choose to obtain lost with the spirits in a castles blood-stained passages, get up close and personal with the skeletal remains of guys and ladiesmales and females believed to have actually been eaten, or wander the streets of towns deserted long ago, theres a lot of frightening experiences to go around. In no specific order, here are 20 of the creepiest locations on Earth:

1. Island of the dolls in Mexico

Jason Statham On Dealing With Mechanic: Resurrection Costar Jessica Alba: ‘She’s A Real Sweetie’

Jason Statham is reprising his function as contract killer Arthur Bishop in Mechanic: Resurrection and now hes tasked with completing numerous assassinations (plus, making them appear like mishaps) to keep the lady hes succumbed to (Jessica Alba) safe.

We discover Bishop at the beginning of this movie, hes rather a singular chap, Statham informed PEOPLE while promoting the action-thriller follow up in Beverly Hills, California, on Aug. 19.

Hes attemptingattempting to live a typical life then the typical getting dragged back into the line of work has to sort of take locationoccur, explained Statham, 49, who included that Bishop still hasn’t been jailed for his numerous unlawful activities due to the fact that he slips through the net.

Hes rather a slippery chap and hes rather elusive, shared Statham. So I think hes stayed out of the prisons for all those factors.

When it came to dealing with Alba, 35, Statham says the starlet was a genuine sweetie.

All of the individualsindividuals that I get to deal with odor of sweat and have got damaged noses and cauliflower ears, joked Statham, So when she wafts in, its quite a pleasure.

He continued: Shes a real sweetie and shes a really major actress that takes her part very seriously and she wants to have a great deal of enjoyable.

Albas character, Gina, is held captive by Crain (Sam Hazeldine), a ruthless business owner whos in need of Bishops services and utilizes Gina against him to obtain exactly what he desires.

Shes responsible for a great deal of the secret, sort of, strong changes to the character, described Statham. She didn’t desire to play the damsel in distress. She desired to have something with stability and hats off to her for doing that.

As for where the mom-of-two spent her time when she wasnt shooting scenes? Statham confesses he should pay more focus on where Alba goes.

Shes probably got to make herself look pretty again, the star added with a laugh.

Mechanic: Resurrection is presently in theaters.