Beat the drums! Sound the horns! We are excited to announce our late fall and early winter programming at Spillian! We are offering some wonderful holiday events, including: A "Forage your Feast" weekend and other culinary adventures to prepare for Thanksgiving... A whole array of celebrations of Christmas, reaching to meet those archetypal longings we [...]
Cheesemaking Workshop and Wine & Cheese Pairing at Spillian Inn and Retreat Center Saturday, October 19 On October 19, 2013, Catskill companies AgriForaging and Spillian are launching Localore, a programming and product partnership celebrating all things local, with The Fundamentals of Cheesemaking Workshop with Expert Cheese Maker Linda Smith of Sherman Hill Farmstead in Spillian's [...]
[raw] Dance Workshop, Play at Busk & Bard, Stay at Spillian... August 26 - August 31 We are thrilled to join forces with the Roxbury Arts Group, Busk & Bard, and I LOVE NY for a special offer on a week's long dance residency with Galumpha Dance Company, a stay at Spillian, and a visit [...]
Jessica Vecchione, of Vecc Videography, shot this quick little video of breakfast at our recent event with David Miller. (That's the Nicole Day Gray, of Agriforaging, who helped us get our kitchen up and flying, making spectacular egg wontons and other breakfast treats...) She and Jessica are working together on a new television series, NY [...]
Come for a night, for a weekend, for a week... Come alone, come with your beloved, come to escape, come to play, come to be quiet... We're delighted to offer individual rooms rentals when we're not full with a regular program. Ask us about our weekday specials! Learn more here!
Who is Working and Who is Goofing Off? This afternoon as Mark worked on the eaves, I looked at the thousands of tadpoles in the pond, and Jolly Good Fellow of Renovations Reed Clark took this very cool picture...
Our Initial Summer Schedule! We are busily putting the finishing touches on our calendar and reservation systems, and hope to have everything live in the next couple of days. But, in the meantime, here's some of what's in the works -- much of it tentative for another week or so as we confirm with co-sponsors... [...]
I spent the afternoon at Spillian -- giving friends Susan, Bernie, Marlene, and Bill a tour of house and woods, and working with Lanie and her crew to clear out the house. We've pulled a bunch of things out for a garage sale to benefit Fleischmanns, but there were a lot of things in the [...]