Don

Don
Kayaking on the Hudson

Saturday, February 27, 2016

2016 Informational Presentations




How to Get Started Kayaking: Presentation
Always wanted to try kayaking but don’t know how to get started?  Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK)  trip leader Don Urmston will tell you how to get started, what gear you’ll need, where to go paddling, where to meet other paddlers and where to get instruction on your technique.  See and feel the difference in kayaks, paddles and other equipment with our hands-on presentation.  Special attention is given to kayak safety and choosing your first kayak.  Whether you just want to paddle occasionally or you want to become a serious sea kayaker, this program will get you started.  Free to all.  

Thurs. April 7, Beacon Library 6:00pm
Wed. April 13, Saugerties Library   6:00pm
Thurs. April 21, Mount St. Mary Desmond Campus 6:00pm
Sat. April 23, Gardiner Library, 11:30AM
Mon. May 16, Thrall Library, Middletown, 6:30pm
Tues. May 17, East Fishkill Library, 6:30pm

Sunday, March 9, 2014

How to Get Started Kayaking Presentations 2015

Once again, I will be giving informational talks on behalf of the Mid-Hudson ADK



How to Get Started Kayaking

Always wanted to try kayaking but don’t know how to get started?  Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK)  trip leader Don Urmston will tell you how to get started, what gear you’ll need, where to go paddling, where to meet other paddlers and where to get instruction on your technique.  See and feel the difference in kayaks, paddles and other equipment with our hands-on presentation.  Special attention is given to kayak safety and choosing your first kayak.  Whether you just want to paddle occasionally or you want to become an expert sea kayaker, this program will get you started.  Free to all.  


Thurs. March 19, Mt. St. Mary Desmond Campus 6:30pm
Sun. March 22, Gardiner Library 12:30pm
Tues. March 31, Thrall Library, Middletown 6:30pm


Thurs. April 9, Beacon Library, 6:00pm


Tues. April 21, Saugerties Library, 6:00pm

Tues. April 28, East Fishkill Library, 6:30pm

Wed. May 6, Grinnell Library, Wappingers Falls, 6:00pm
Thurs. May 7, Warwick Library, 6:00pm 
Fri. June 5, Newburgh Library Annex (Newburgh Mall)6:00pm