The Greenwood Lake Public Library, located at 79 Waterstone Rd. in Greenwood Lake, has added the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum Complex to the list of free family fun passes available to resident patrons. This new arrival joins a collection of fun and educational opportunities available to families throughout the year.
The list includes the American Museum of Natural History in NYC; the Brooklyn Botanic Garden in Brooklyn, NY; the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum in Poughkeepsie, NY; Motorcyclopedia in Newburgh; the Museum at Bethel Woods in Bethel, NY; the Paley Center for Media in NYC: and the Storm King Art Center in New Windsor, NY.
Daily Beach free passes to the Thomas P. Morahan Waterfront Park, located at 7 Windermere Ave., are also available to resident patrons during the summer months. Rules for check-out apply for all: a photo ID and a Greenwood Lake library card are required; there is a three day loan period with a $10 overdue late fee per pass per day; no renewals or reservations; and patrons must come in person to checkout. Patrons may borrow beach passes multiple times however they must wait two weeks between each checkout.
The Intrepid includes admission for six people to the Museum itself as well as the Space Shuttle Pavilion, which showcases the space shuttle Enterprise, the prototype NASA orbiter that paved the way for the space shuttle program. There are also seventeen dynamic exhibit zones featuring original artifacts, photographs, audio, and films of the science and history of Enterprise and the space shuttle era.
The Liberty Science Center continues to offer a three percent discount per library patron or ten percent off the purchase of a household membership by presenting a library card at the box office. In the coming months, the library will also be adding The Frick Collection in NYC to the list of free passes.