Meet our Staff: Kenny Reed

An upstate native, Kenny Reed spent 16 years as a pro skateboarder, traveling the world and bringing the sport of skateboarding to areas that had little or no experience with it before. “Skateboarding was a sport that I could practice and continue progressing at my...

Bringing Fresh Fish to the Hudson Community

Ghent, NY – This July, Hawthorne Valley and Long Table Harvest launched a Seafood Buying Club in Hudson, NY, to serve the community of Hudson. The buying club is one of the first outcomes of the on-going Healthy Food for All in Columbia County Initiative, funded by a...

Faculty member publishes two new poetry collections

HARLEMVILLE, NY –  Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School and Alkion Center faculty member Eric G. Müller recently published two new poetry collections for children and adults: Pilgrim Poet – Roaming Rebel and Life Poems for My Students: Birthday and Other Verses. Pilgrim...

HVF Staff Featured in Huffington Post

Ghent, NY—Hawthorne Valley Farm (HVF) learner Michael Sandoval and Farm Store floor manager Marie Mrozinski were recently featured in the Huffington Post for their involvement in the Heroic Food farming program for veterans. Michael, a former corporal in the US Marine...