Category: Up Yonda Posts

Heads Up!

WHOOO’s going to join us in support of Up Yonda Farm, Environmental Educational Center in Bolton Landing NY?? Help us continue our efforts to sustain and grow this non-profit, public treasure. Thanks to generous support of people like you, the Friends of Up Yonda… Continue Reading “Heads Up!”

Wreath Making

Sales for in-person holiday wreath making programs, take-home wreath kits, and premade wreaths are open! For more information & purchasing:

Pumpkin Painting

Join the Friends for Free Pumpkin Painting during Trunk or Treat at Up Yonda Farm on Saturday, October 29 from 5-7pm! This activity will be first come first served, while supplies last. For more event information:

Up Yonda 25th Anniversary

The Friends served up the free sundaes at the Up Yonda 25th Anniversary Open House on July 30th. The event was well attended and enjoyed by all. A variety of local organizations provided info and activities, while Up Yonda staff presented nature mini programs.… Continue Reading “Up Yonda 25th Anniversary”


A special thanks to the staff and management of the Sagamore Resort for hosting our annual luncheon. Chef Michael Hinrichs generously provided his entire menu to all attending guests. Superb!

Thanks to our Donors

The Friends would like to thank all the local businesses and individuals who donated goods and services for the raffle at Lunch with the Chef. Your generosity helped to make this event a success, and the prizes were great! Check out the complete list… Continue Reading “Thanks to our Donors”

Lunch with the Chef

The Friends of Up Yonda hosted the 2nd annual Lunch with the Chef at the Sagamore on July 19th. The event featured a delicious luncheon created and presented by executive chef Michael Hinrichs. Over 150 guests enjoyed this popular event! A remarkable assortment of… Continue Reading “Lunch with the Chef”

Raffle at Luncheon

Be sure to purchase your raffle tickets at the Sagamore Luncheon on July 19th. This event has sold out. Here’s one of many great prizes donated by local merchants! The Friends appreciate the generosity and support of the local community. Proceeds will benefit Up… Continue Reading “Raffle at Luncheon”

Honey Bee Exhibit

Be sure to visit the museum at Up Yonda and check out the amazing honey bee exhibit! The observation hive was provided by the friends of Up Yonda Farm. The pollinator mural was painted by the Warrensburg Jr/Sr High School Art Club and their… Continue Reading “Honey Bee Exhibit”

Sold Out

This event has sold out! Thanks to everyone who purchased tickets. If you would like to be on our waiting list, please complete a contact form. Be sure to let us know how many tickets you want. Lunch with the Chef will be Tuesday,… Continue Reading “Sold Out”