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HVP June 2016

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14 Hudson Valley Parent n June 2016 brook is a favorite of ours," says Patricia Sheridan Donohue, a mom of two from Pawling. Located at the Millbrook School in Dutchess County, it opened in 1936, sits on six acres and is the only zoo in the U.S. that is located at a high school. Kids of all ages will love the 180 exotic and indigenous animals. If getting up close and personal to the animals is more your fami- ly's cup of tea, the Petting Zoo at Breezeway Farm in Monticello is a fun family gem. Everyone can enjoy cows, donkeys, ducks, calves, geese, horses, pigs, rabbits, turkeys, llamas, sheep and goats. There are also pony rides available for kids. Saugerties is home to The Catskill Animal Sanctuary, which is an open- to-the-public rescue for farm ani- mals. In addition to the animal pet- ting opportunities, there are stories about the 300+ rescued animals on the farm and other activities, includ- ing Vegan 101 that gives informa- tion about transitioning to a vegan lifestyle, reading labels, and more. Nature, history and parks There is so much history in this part of the country, but many people still flock to the more commonly known sites. "Everyone knows about the Van- derbilt Mansion and the FDR home Visit us at or call 845-895-2051 Visit us at or call 845-895-2051 Locations in: Locations in: Wallkill - Milton - Highland Falls - Maybrook Wallkill - Milton - Highland Falls - Maybrook Community First. Savings and Loan Savings and Loan We're Different We're Different Wallkill Valley Federal Savings & Loan, EDQNLQJWKDWSXWVFRPPXQLW\¿UVW WKDQRWKHUEDQNV :HGHYHORSUHODWLRQVKLSVZLWKRXUFXVWRPHUV DQGKHOSWKHPDFKLHYHWKHLU¿QDQFLDOJRDOV ‡ 3HUVRQDO%DQNLQJ ‡ %XVLQHVV%DQNLQJ ‡ /RDQV ‡ 3HUVRQDO%DQNLQJ ‡ %XVLQHVV%DQNLQJ ‡ /RDQV HIDDEN TREASURES (Continued from Page 12) Your child's art doesn't need to be conf ined to the box of crayons and the scrap paper you gave them at the kitchen table

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