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Mavis Cain

The drawing took place on November 20 on the porch of the Keeper's House. AND THE WINNERS ARE...
lst prize: Eugenie Anderson of Washington DC wins the Transeo bike.
2nd prize: Soo Chin of Dobbs Ferry wins Dinner for Two at Orissa restaurant in Dobbs Ferry.
3rd Prize: Jo Brimmer of Dobbs Ferry wins a basket of Aqueduct gifts.
The Friends want to thank everyone who participated to help our big project. Thanks, too, to Jason at Endless Trail for working with us.


Walks to and from the New Croton Dam and Croton Gorge County Park just became a lot more convenient, thanks to a handsome flight of steps built by a Briarcliff Manor Eagle Scout. Drive to the entrance (green sign) of the Town of Ossining’s Gerlach Park on Old Albany Post Road. Bear left to the north end and park in the large asphalt area at the base of the new steps. These take you to the Aqueduct, which adjoins the park. This area is north of the GE campus. It’s about 2.5 miles to the dam. Thank you Ossining and Scout!

Eileen Charles


The Friends will host their 6th Annual AQUEFEST!—a trail-long celebration of the Old Croton Aqueduct—on October 9 & 10, 2010.

SATURDAY Yonkers, Tarrytown, Ossining, Croton