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The 50th Annual

Moonviewing Concert



Dear friend,

The Hammond Museum & Japanese Stroll Garden is a unique institution located in northern Westchester County. It was a established over 50 years ago by Natalie Hays Hammond to stimulate interest in the arts and the cultural traditions between the East and West.

The museum features exhibitions, music, dance, theater and a wide variety of cultural programs.

The Japanese Stroll Garden is a place of natural beauty and tranquility. We feature guided tours, classes and workshops pertaining to the environment, gardening and personal reflection.

The Hammond’s Main House is also the home of our traditional tea room. This was fabricated in Kyoto Japan, transported here and re-assembled. This room is a place where schools of tea can come together to learn and demonstrate this meaningful Japanese cultural tradition.

In celebrating our 50th annual Moon Viewing, the Hammond will recognize the past presidents of the Board of Trustees with the Natalie Hays Hammond Appreciation Award. Their hard work and dedication has kept and carried this organization forward in it’s purpose to continue to provide high-quality programs, interesting exhibits and a beautiful meditation garden.


We hope you will support the mission of the Hammond to provide a place of contemplation, arts and education. We also hope you will join us in paying tribute to our past presidents at the annual moon viewing and fundraiser this year. Your participation will be greatly appreciated and you can do so by electing to do one or all of the following:

1.     Attend the Moon Viewing Fundraiser Saturday August 20, 2016

2.     Make a donation for development and restoration of the garden
3.     Donate an item or service for this evening’s silent auction

4.     Participate in bidding for an item at the silent auction.
5.     Become a member of the Museum


Thank you for your warm hearted support.



                    The Board of Trustees



The Hammond Museum is a 501(c)3 Non profit organization.

Donations are tax deductible as permitted by law.

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