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Farm Outing Day Deadlines Approaching

Farm Outing Day Deadlines Approaching

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Manhattan Country School’s Farm Outing Day will be held on Saturday, June 18, 2016. All MCS families (including new families joining MCS in the fall), alumni and friends are invited to this community picnic at our 180-acre farm in Roxbury, N.Y., 150 miles northwest of New York City in the Catskill Mountains. 

There is ample room for lawn games, music, dancing and other informally organized entertainment. Food and drinks can be purchased at reasonable cost and include products raised on the Farm. You may also bring your own picnic lunch. Don’t forget to bring a change of clothes, water shoes, instruments, kites, Frisbees, balls, etc. (View photos from Farm Outing Day 2015.)

Early Bird Discount!

Buy your Food & Beverage Bracelets online by Wednesday, June 15 at these special rates:

Kid (Ages 15 and Under) - $12 ($15 after June 15)

Adult (High School and Up) - $17 ($20 after June 15)

All MCS staff members receive complimentary food & beverage bracelets. Their guests and family members can purchase a bracelet at the $12 kid-rate, regardless of age.

RSVP and purchase your food/beverage bracelets

Getting to Farm Outing Day

If you’d like to ride the bus, please reserve your seat(s) by Friday, June 10. $35 per person/$30 each additional person. Contact Lorraine Walton at (212) 348-0952.

If you plan on driving, please consider carpooling to help ease the tight parking situation.

For an extended stay in the Catskills, consider the following options: