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The Thomas Cole National Historic Site invites you to

The 2015 Summer Party    

Saturday June 27 at 7 pm

An unforgettable evening with cocktails, dinner, music, dancing, a live auction and fireworks at a private estate featuring a 180-degree view of the Hudson River. Hosted by Lisa Fox Martin, 152 William Street, Catskill, New York. The auction will begin at approximately 9 pm.  Individual tickets for the event are $175 or $150 for members, and sponsorships are available at $5000, $2500, $1500, $1000 and $500. Questions, please call Sheri at 518-943-7465 ext.4.


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Museum Weekend in Cambridge

Enjoy the cultural riches of Boston from a beautiful Victorian home for two couples for three nights in Cambridge. Easy walk to Harvard museums. Includes four passes to the four top museums in the Boston area.

Value: $1500
Donated by Frances Spark


True Parisian Experience in the Latin Quarter

Spend an entire week in the hip and lively Latin Quarter of Paris in your own studio apartment in a 17th century building. A bottle of champagne and a platter of cheese and fruit will be ready upon arrival. 

Value: $2100
Donated by Asli & Evren Ay


Tree-Top Villa in the Seychelles

Stay four nights at the inimitable Four Seasons-Seychelles at your 2,000 sq ft Garden Villa with a private pool, just steps from the shore, with stunning views of the island's lush tropical surroundings. Dates are to be mutually agreed on 4 months in advance. Subject to availability. Visit the Four Seasons Seychelles website.

Value: $1300 per night = $5200

Donated by Asli & Evren Ay


Private Studio Visit with Stephen HannockWatch the trailer of the Stephen Hannock film

Visit the incredible working studio of the artist Stephen Hannock in North Adams, Mass. See a demonstration of his working technique and see his large-scale paintings in progress. Afterwards, enjoy a private tour and lunch at Mass MoCA. 

Donated by Stephen Hannock


Five-Star Hotel of Your Choice

A 2-night stay in any of the 5-star hotels of the Montage Group: your choice of Beverly Hills; Deer Valley; Kapalua Bay, Hawaii; Laguna Beach, CA; or Palmetto Bluff, SC; all designed for the luxury traveler. Travel by 12/20/15; blackout dates apply. Visit the Montage Hotels website.

Value $1,200

Donated by Harrison Travel/Charles Rosen