LGA Event Calendar

Every year the Lake George Association offers great water ecology adventures, educational events, and fun family outings. The calendar below includes events that the LGA is putting on as well as events where LGA staff will be present.

Reservations are required for many of our events. Registrations are required so that we can contact you in case of event cancellations or for additional information. Some events will be cancelled if a minimum registration number is not met.

For Public Floating Classroom dates and reservations, visit our reservation page here.

Keep checking back as we will continue to update with more information and additional events for 2015.

2015 Events

Date and Time
Event
Location
Notes

July 31
10am-12:30

 

Lake George WAVE Volunteer Training

 

Lake George Association office & Lake George Recreation Center

Water Assessments by Volunteer Evaluators (WAVE) is a citizen-based water quality assessment developed by the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. Come learn how to collect biological data for assessment of water quality on wadeable streams in the Lake George watershed.

Once trained you will be responsible for sampling at least one stream location in the Lake George watershed before September 30th.

Please contact Educator Jill Trunko to sign up to attend the training. We will send out additional information to participants prior to the event.

 

August 3

1:00pm- 3:00pm

 

Floating Classroom from Hague

Hague Town Beach

 

Find out what makes Lake George so special! Learn about Lake George ecology, geologic history, animals, lake protection efforts and more.

Reservations are required and can be made online here.

August 5

10:00am -12:00pm or 12:30pm - 2:30pm

 

Floating Classroom

Shepard's Park, Lake George Village

 

Find out what makes Lake George so special! Learn about Lake George ecology, geologic history, animals, lake protection efforts and more.

Programs every Wednesday in July and August, from 10:00am -12:00pm or 12:30pm - 2:30pm.

Reservations are required and can be made online here.

August 6

11am-12:30pm

Aquatic Life Floating Classroom

 

 

This special Floating Classroom is dedicated to all the life of Lake George from the tiny microscopic plankton to the large mammals.

$15 adults, $9 children. Reservations are required and can be made by calling the LGA at 518-668-3558.

August 7
9:00am-2:00pm

Kid's Day at the Bolton Landing Farmer's Market

 

Goodman Ave, Bolton Landing

 

Come visit us in Bolton Landing! LGA staff will be conducting hands-on activities for the kids related to water quality.

Learn more about the Bolton Landing Farmer's Market and their other events this summer here.

August 9

3:00-6:00pm

Clambake on the Lake
to benefit the LGA

The BoatHouse Restaurant

 

$35 all you can eat clams and $4 drafts.

 

August 12

10:00am -12:00pm or 12:30pm - 2:30pm

 

Floating Classroom

Shepard's Park, Lake George Village

 

Find out what makes Lake George so special! Learn about Lake George ecology, geologic history, animals, lake protection efforts and more.

Programs every Wednesday in July and August, from 10:00am -12:00pm or 12:30pm - 2:30pm.

Reservations are required and can be made online here.

August 21

LGA's Annual Meeting

 

Lake George Club

 

Come learn about all the great projects and programs we have completed and are working on to protect, conserve, and improve the beauty and quality of the Lake George Basin.

August 25

10:00am-12:00pm

Wild About Wetlands

Hovey Pond Park

 

Wetlands are an important filter for the environment and house many different species of plants and animals. Come explore the wetlands hiding right behind Queensbury School and what wildlife is hiding in them! Discover how wetlands are used as filters for the environment to help clean polluted water and how important they are to plants, animals, and us!

For Grades 3-8 (for the 2015-2016 school year)
Fee: Queensbury Resident $10; Non-Resident $20

Reservations must be made with the Queensbury Department of Parks and Recreation.

 

 

 

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