John Jay’s Bedford House is open for tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm. The Carriage Barn Education & Visitor Center and our 6 Discovery Centers are closed for the season and will reopen May 1, 2016.
I Love My Park Day
Friends of John Jay Homestead will host volunteers as part of more than 95 cleanup, improvement and beautification events happening statewide on Saturday, May 7. I Love My Park Day is an exciting statewide event to improve and enhance New York’s state parks and historic sites and bring visibility to the entire state park system and its needs. Volunteers will celebrate New York’s state park system at John Jay Homestead by restoring trails and wildlife habitat, removing invasive species, and working on various site improvement projects. Click here to register.
Emily S. Grand Named Executive Director of Friends of John Jay Homestead
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Emily S. Grand has been named Executive Director of Friends of John Jay Homestead, it was announced today by Friends President, Heather Langham. Ms. Grand replaces Ruth Sonshine who served as Executive Director from May 2014 until stepping down this month. Prior to Ms. Sonshine, the position was held by Wendy Ross for 10 years. Ms. Grand begins in her new role on Monday, April 4th. Click HERE to read the full press release.