Cocktails and Colors: A Virtual Event for the CTT/NCS Community

Sunday, April 25, 2021
5-6:30 p.m.
via Zoom

Enjoy a special cocktail and paint a beautiful Adirondack landscape.

The event will begin with master mixologist, Zach Siegel (CTT 03-07, CTT staff 10-13,15) sharing his passion and knowledge for craft cocktails as he guides you through his recipe for the gin-based drink the Adirondack 75.

Next, you will join instructor Katie Eldridge Weaver (NCS 78, staff 83-84, 15-present, parent 05-08, CTT staff 82-03, 10-13, parent 03-08) to paint a marvelous mountain backdrop of campus with a foreground waiting for you to add your favorite feature or memory. Katie will guide participants through the basics of watercolor painting. Those from beginner to advanced will enjoy this unique opportunity to create a piece of personalized art.

This special event emcee and host is Trustee Greg Marchildon (NCS 80, CTT 74-79, parent 08-13,14-15, CTT and NCS staff).

The $25 Registration Fee includes a kit with art supplies, cocktail recipe, and special accouterments. Free registration is also available for those who want to participate, but have their own materials.

Space is limited, please register no later than Thursday, April 8, 2021.

Friends’ Weekend 2021: What’s Happening?

As of March 2021, we have not yet made a decision about holding Friends’ Weekend this August. We are awaiting recommendations and guidance from New York State and the CDC. We are all looking forward to joining together as a community to honor all your fondest North Country School and Camp Treetops memories while celebrating a bright future. We will send updates as we know more, and please continue to check back here. If you have specific questions please contact or (518) 837-5450.

Please join us at a North Country School event near you.

For information about an upcoming event, or to RSVP, please contact or (518) 523-9329.

Recent NCS/Treetops Alumni Events

2019 Events

Brooklyn, Gathering at Threes Brewing, January
Shenzhen, Shanghai, and Beijing, China, March
Friends’ Weekend at Alta Lodge, April
NYC, Hock’s Retirement Celebration, May
NYC, Evening Reception, May
NCS Graduation, June
Friends’ Weekend at Late Placid, August
Alumni Performance Weekend at NCS/CTT, October

2018 Events

Brooklyn, Gathering at Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club, January
Ogunquit, ME, January
Beijing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong, China, March
Friends’ Weekend at Alta Lodge, April
San Francisco, CA, Alumni Gathering at Credo Restaurant, May
NCS Graduation, June
Zermatt, Switzerland, Round Lake Campus Expeditions, June/July
Guatemala City, Guatemala, Alumni Gathering, July
Visitor’s Weekend at CTT, July
Friends’ Weekend at Lake Placid, August
Chicago, IL, September
Burlington, VT, Alumni Gathering at Hotel Vermont, October
Rye, NY, Alumni Gathering at Rye Grill & Bar, October
Washington, DC, Alumni Gathering at The Broadmoor

2017 Events

Brooklyn, NY Concert with John Doan, January
Friends’ Weekend at Alta Lodge, April
New York City, Gathering at the James Cohan Gallery, April
New York City, Strategic Plan Launch, Harvard Club, May
Washington, DC, May
North Country School Graduation, June
Friends’ Weekend at Lake Placid, August
Boston, Gathering at the Chart House
Chicago, Alumni Gathering at Wood Restaurant, November
Seattle, Gathering at Palisades Restaurant, November

2016 Events

San Francisco, CA, September
Lincoln, MA, September
Portland, ME, September
Friends’ Weekend at Lake Placid, August
North Country School Graduation, May
Capitol Region Picnic at Saratoga Spa State Park, May
Friends’ Weekend at Alta Lodge, April
Seattle, WA Evening Reception, March
Portland, OR, March
Ashland, OR, March

2015 Events

New York City Evening Reception, November
Washington, D.C. Evening Reception, November
Pittsburgh, PA Dinner, October
Friends’ Weekend at Lake Placid, August
North Country School Graduation, May
Saratoga Springs Picnic, May
Lake Placid, NY Tracie McMillan Book Signing
Friends’ Weekend at Alta Lodge, April
San Fransisco, CA, March
Seattle, WA Evening Reception, March
Portland, OR Evening Reception, March
Ashland, OR Dinner and Theater, March

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