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Lupine Fest 2019 5/2/19

The festival will be held May 18th at the Discovery Center. Parking is at 302 Washington Avenue Ext. with shuttle rides to and from the parking area. Follow the PARKING signs. On-site handicap parking available. No pets allowed at this event.

Truax Burial Groun ... 3/7/19

The history of the Truax family is preserved thanks to the years of effort by local historians, conservationists and government officials. Our search that spring day was for the gravestones of tavern keeper Isaac Truax and his family.

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Land Protection Project

The Friends of the Pine Bush Community are partnering with the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy to protect and dedicate additional property for addition to the Albany Pine Bush Preserve. Your donation to the Land Protection Campaign will make this possible.

Please click here make your contribution¬†or send your donation to Friends of the Pine Bush Community, 195 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205 and specify your gift to the Land Protection Campaign. Please make checks payable to the “Friends of the Pine Bush Community”.

For more information about the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy please visit