Welcome to the Kendal on Hudson (KoH) Residents Website.  Kendal is a nonprofit continuing care community of friendly, vibrant, and creative people, passionate about life, in a beautiful environment.  The website provides information about life here for residents and interested outsiders.  Content is compiled or produced by residents, under the auspices of the Residents Website Committee with support from the KoH Residents Association Council.

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Thomas J. Ruller, NYS Archivist, Speaking on “Poets Can Be Soldiers: Remembering New York State’s Role in the Great War” March 18, 2019

Photo by Caroline Persell

Photo by Caroline Persell

Nat Brandt Spoke on “The Confederate Plot to Destroy New York City” at Kendal March 11, 2019

Photo by Arthur Brady

Photo by Arthur Brady

Elizabeth Pitcairn, violin and Barbara Podgurski, piano brought five Luzerne Music Center Students to Play at Kendal on Hudson March 10, 2019

Maya Holtham, cello; Angel Guanga, violin; Francisco Verastegui, flute; Joaquin Manuel Estrella, piano; Nicholas Fanara, piano all performed that afternoon.

Maya Holtham, cello; Angel Guanga, violin; Francisco Verastegui, flute; Joaquin Manuel Estrella, piano; Nicholas Fanara, piano all performed that afternoon.

Stephen J. Abraham Speaking about Being an Air Traffic Controller March 4, 2019

Photo by Caroline Persell

Photo by Caroline Persell

Bard College Conservatory of Music at Kendal on Hudson March 3, 2019

Photo by Caroline Persell

Photo by Caroline Persell

Professor Christopher H. Gibbs lectured on Russian composers and Rachmaninoff and Shostakovich in particular, followed by two wonderful performances by Bard Conservatory muscians.

Here’s a clip of them playing Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Vocalise, Op. 34, No. 14.

Playing Dmitri Shostakovich’s Piano Trio No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 67.

Program by Robin Huffman, “The Artist Who Saves Primates” February 25, 2019

Photo by Caroline Persell

Photo by Caroline Persell

Robin speaking above and one of her amazing paintings of the orphaned primates saved by Ape Action Africa on right.

Photo by Arthur Brady

Photo by Arthur Brady


Jeff O’Donnell and Ann Holloway Giving a Class on DaVinci February 12

Photo by Caroline Persell

Photo by Caroline Persell


Paul E. Olsen Spoke on “How Climate Change and Evolution Conspired to Make Dinosaurs Dominant for 1.36 Million Years,” February 11, 2019

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Photos by Caroline Persell

Photos by Caroline Persell

The Manhattan String Quartet Played Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Mozart, February 10, 2019


Resident Norman J. Sissman Giving “A Brief History of Our Planet Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 60 Minutes” February 4, 2019

Photos by Arthur Brady

Photos by Arthur Brady

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The two books Norman recommended.

Sara Mascia and Char Weigel Speaking on “A Different Take on Local History” February 2, 2019

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Photos by Arthur Brady

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Jeff O’Donnell and Jim Antonucci at the Town Hall Meeting January 30, 2019

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Photos by Arthur Brady

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Kendal and Pace Announce Cooperative Plans January 28, 2019

Sean Kelly, Fran Kelly, Marvin Krislov, and Jim Antonucci    Photo by Caroline Persell

Sean Kelly, Fran Kelly, Marvin Krislov, and Jim Antonucci

Photo by Caroline Persell

For more information click here.


Kendal Resident Gloria Lewit’s Photo in Current Exhibit at Rockefeller Park Art Gallery

Photo by Gloria Lewit

Photo by Gloria Lewit

For more information about the show, click here.

Omni Piano Quartet Concert at Kendal on Hudson January 20, 2019

Video by Caroline Persell

Suzanne Ornstein, violin; Ronald Carbone, viola; David Heiss, cello; and Thomas Schmidt, piano.


Sleepy Hollow Police Benevolent Association, Fire Department, and Ambulance Corps Representatives Discuss their Work and How Kendal Support Helps

Photos by Arthur Brady

Photos by Arthur Brady

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January 14, 2019


Barbara Turk Speaking at Kendal on Hudson about Tarrytown’s Family Y January 7, 2019

Photo by Caroline Persell

Photo by Caroline Persell


Lori Horowitz, violin; Bernard Tamosaitis, cello; and Alan Murray, piano playing Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio No 1 in D minor at Kendal on Hudson January 6, 2019

Recent Editions of Kendal View, our Bimonthly Journal

Other issues of Kendal View are in the Creating page of the Community Life section of this website.  Scroll down to the Writing section of that page to see them.


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Some Kendal residents share their stories about why they came

Some Kendal residents share their stories about why they came

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