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

February 23- March 30

Mondays 3:15pm-5:00pm

The STEM Academy: Water Investigation

 

Jackson Heights Elementary School, Glens Falls

Glens Falls City School District in collaboration with Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES Gifted and Talented Resource Center presents: The STEM Academy.

Through Water Investigation with the Lake George Association students will learn about watersheds, discover their role in the water cycle, and recognize that water knows no boundaries flowing through and connecting us all, and will learn how to protect and improve water quality. Each day through experiments, crafts, and games, we will investigate different water topics ranging from properties of water to aquatic animals to testing water quality.

Available for students in grades 4-5.
See all the Jackson Heights course offerings here -pdf
Registration Deadline is February 6, 2015.

March 27-29

Great Upstate Boat Show

 

Adirondack Sports Complex, Queensbury

Visit the LGA's booth to learn about aquatic invasive species and how you can help prevent their spread. You can also pick up your Clean Boater pack.

Learn more about this event here.

July 6-10

11am-3pm

New York Invasive Species Awareness Week

Lake George Visitor Center, Corner of Canada Street and Beach Road

LGA staff and others will have displays and information about invasive species. Come by to learn all about Lake George's six aquatic invasive species.

July 7

11am- 12:30pm

Invasive Species Floating Classroom

 

 

A special Floating Classroom dedicated to the six aquatic invasive species of Lake George.

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

July 18

8:00am-9:00am

Adirondack Annual Common Loon Census

Anywhere on Lake George

 

Volunteer to count loons on Lake George as part of an annual monitoring program aimed at determining the relative health of the population of this signature Adirondack bird. Learn more 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 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.

 

 

 

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