Family Camp at The Ashokan Center | Kids Out and About Hudson Valley

Family Camp at The Ashokan Center

*The event has already taken place on this date: Fri, 08/07/2020
Bring your parents, your kids, and your friends to Ashokan Family Camp, hosted by beloved musician and educator John Krumm. Share music, dancing, singing, storytelling, puppet-making, nature trails, traditional crafts, and quality time in the great outdoors… age-old activities that enhance well-being and bring people together. This is truly an experience for all members of the community. Librarians, teachers, and anyone who works with children will find ideas and materials to enrich their curriculum. From babies to teens and parents to grandparents, Ashokan Family Camp will leave you with hearts full of music and family memories that will last a lifetime.

Begin or improve on the guitar, fiddle, mandolin, ukulele, or banjo. 

Join community sings (rounds, chorus songs, call & response, and more) 

Enjoy square and contra dancing and Appalachian clogging. 

Hike nature trails, swim, and enjoy other outdoor games and activities.

Make puppets and join a puppet show.

Try blacksmithing, broom-making, and tinsmithing. Bring home a family heirloom.

Take part in jam sessions.

Join the band. Join a parade.

Make musical instruments from junk.

Write songs and learn to lead songs.

See more information below about the staff, schedule, tuition, work-exchange positions, lodging, and more. Youth discounts and scholarships available. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Tuition includes all classes and activities, dances, concerts, and meals. Lodging is additional, see below. Work exchange positions are available.

We recommend online registration. If someone else registered you and paid for you, only that person may view and edit your registration. If you prefer to pay by check or with a credit card by phone, please call (845) 246-2121 to register.


*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


The Ashokan Center


477 Beaverkill Rd
Olivebridge, NY, 12461
United States


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