COMMEMORATING "THE ANNE HUTCHINSON YEAR"

Announcement

NEW CALENDAR for “THE ANNE HUTCHINSON YEAR”

Watch for up-coming events now through December, the last month of the “AHY”!

· SUNDAY, September 25: Visit “The Anne Hutchinson Year” table at the Native American Festival, Pelham Bay Park

Noon - 4pm - Get AMH biography, old maps, other info about Anne & the Siwanoys 718-430-1890 Free

· TUESDAY, September 27 - CONTINUING THROUGH OCTOBER: “WRITING YOUR LEGACY”

On-going Writing Workshop led by City Island writer Gail Hitt - No experience needed! All levels welcome! Free

12:30-2:30pm, Grace Church, 104 City Island Avenue - a PSS Senior Program, Pat Grondahl, Director: 914-882-9578

· LAST DAY ! SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2! Don’t miss “ANNE HUTCHINSON: A WOMAN AHEAD OF HER TIME”

Exhibition by The Bronx County Historical Society, Valentine-Varian House Museum, 3266 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx

Saturday 10am - 4pm -- Sunday 1pm - 5pm Call Angel Hernandez to confirm & for entry fee: 718-881-8900, x107

SPECIAL MID-OCTOBER EVENT:

Pelham Bay Park continues to commemorate “The Anne Hutchinson Year”

TREEPLANTING CEREMONY

In Memory and in Honor of Anne Hutchinson

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Shore Road, opposite Split Rock Golf Course

Call 718-430-1890 for date/time Free

*Sunday, October 31 - 11am: Vigorous Round-trip Hike to Split Rock by Urban Park Rangers.

Meet @ Split Rock Golf House on Shore Road before 11 Call 718-378-3061 to confirm Free

*Not to be missed: “Anne Hutchinson: A Clash of Cultures” Exhibition continues at St. Paul’s Historic Landmark Church

Mt. Vernon (Bronx/Pelham line) Call David Osborn, Director - 914-667-4116 Free

· Register ASAP! Spaces fill quickly! Must register by NOV. 4!

Potter’s Field Memorial Service Thursday, November 17 on HART ISLAND

Only 12 people allowed every other month per Dept. of Corrections. (Can also register for January or March if filled.)

Arranged by Picture the Homeless and Interfaith Friends of Potters Field, C.I. Community Center & “The Anne Hutchinson Year”

Please contact Anika: 646-314-6423 or anika@picturethehomeless.org. FREE

ALL INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE, SO PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK BEFOREHAND!!

WONDERFUL IDEAS YOU’VE SUGGESTED, AND ONLY YOU CAN MAKE THEM HAPPEN:

Blessing the Hutchinson River, Music Festival in Hawkins Street Park, Anne Hutchinson Garden on City Island, a flower named

in her honor, Anne Hutchinson Doll, Barbecue in Hawkins Street Park, more walking tours of where she may have lived, more

activities in Lower Westchester, discussion of religious freedom, tolerance by local houses of worship, Anne Hutchinson Postage

Stamp--and there’s more! Can’t be done without VOLUNTEERS! Please call Toby, 718-885-3423

The Anne Hutchinson Year is supported by donations from Assembly Member Michael Benedetto and Bistro SK Restaurant; and by support-in-kind from U.S. Representative Joseph Crowley; Bronx County Historical Society; NYS Senator Jeffrey Klein; Councillor James Vacca; Author Katherine Kirkpatrick; City Island Library; with continuing support & back-up from Violet Smith; Pelham Bay Park, Marianne Anderson, Administrator; Bronx Arts Ensemble, Bill Scribner, Director; Huntington Free Library & Bronx History Forum, Bill Twomey, President, Tom Vasti, Vice President and Tom Casey, Secretary. Thank you! Toby Z. Liederman, Coordinator

Additional acknowledgement to Hutchinson River Restoration Project for its work toward making the Hutchinson River clean & accessible, and educating the public about our beautiful river and its namesake. “The Anne Hutchinson Year” is grateful to be contributing toward these goals.

9/23/11

Toby Z. Liederman

Coordinator, "THE ANNE HUTCHINSON YEAR"

CoFounder, Hutchinson River Restoration Project (HRRP)
Director, Women's Herstory Association
30 Pilot Street - 6K
City Island, New York 10464
718-885-3423 (to reach me quicker)
tobyznl@yahoo.com