10th ANNUAL HISTORY OF THE CATSKILLS CONFERENCE
August 27 - 29, 2004
Kutsher's Country Club
Monticello, New York
Join us for a wonderful weekend of historical, musical, literary, and cultural presentations on the remarkable legacy of the Jewish experience in the Catskills. Meet Catskills veterans and relive the golden years.
Reserve your space today.
Click here to view registration form
registration begins 5pm Friday & continues throughout the conference.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Registration & Socializing
Cocktail Party for Conference Participants
Music/Slide Show: Welcome to the Conference
"A Bintl Briv" - readings by Irwin Richman and Phil Brown of letters to the Catskills Institute
Film: A Walk on the Moon
Robert Dadras "Resort Architechture in the Catskills"
Rachel Kranson "The Luxurious Left: A History of White Lake Lodge" (& comments from Henry Foner)
bus tour narrated by Phil Brown: "Woodridge, Greenfield park & Ulster Heights" (optional, extra cost)
Film: A Walk on the Moon (repeat showing for those not on bus tour)
Evelyn Haas & Leo Lipkowitz "Running Hotels & Bungalow Colonies"
Bernie Cohen & Harold Gold "Local Businesses and the Resorts"
John Conway "The Search for the Cure and its Impact on Sullivan County: The Sanitarium Movement in America"
ALL EVENTS TO BE HELD IN "THE SPORTSMEN'S LOUNGE"
- Conference fee:
- Full conference $50; Friday night only $20; Saturday only $25; Sunday only $20; single event $10; bus tour $20 (1/2 price for Catskills Institute Members, except for bus tour).
Please pre-register with Phil Brown, 4 Goodman Road, Cambridge, MA 02139 (checks payable to Catskills Institute).
For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Room rates and reservations:
For room reservations, call Kutsher's: (845) 794-6000 or (800) 431-1273. Please note, you do NOT have to stay at the hotel to attend the conference.
Click here for Kutsher's Conference Rate Sheet