Hickman hall at Olmsted Manor provides a comfortable setting for the educational component of LER's biannual retreats.
Bill Kemp, the presenter for the spring 2017 event, is shown here at Hickman Hall giving a workshop.
Olmsted Manor is located in Northern Pennsylvania, halfway between Kane, PA and Warren PA in the scenic town of Ludlow. Our fall retreats often occur during the height of fall colors in the adjacent Allegheny National Forrest. April through June are wonderful times to hike the many trails in this area. You may request an extra nights lodging to go with the LER event and enjoy one of the most scenic parts of Pennsylvania.
Santayana’s oft quoted line that those who forget the past are doomed to repeat it, has three corollaries: