Anthroposophy, Art, and Teacher Education

Registration Forms, Tuition Fees, Accommodations, and Childcare


Download the 2018 Registration Form for: Week I  Week II

[Registration and tuition information for Week III is available on their webpage.]

Please mail the appropriate form for Weeks I or II with a $50 deposit to:

Hawthorne Valley Alkion Center, Attn: Martina A. Muller, 330 County Route 21C, Ghent, NY 12075


Tuition for the full-week programs is $560 + $40 materials fee for Week I and $50 for Week II. If courses are taken individually, the cost is $20 per clock hour.


Listed below are some contacts for conveniently located, economically priced room rentals. There are many other locally-owned Bed & Breakfasts and hotels in Columbia County. You can click here to see our other accommodations page.

Contact Location Phone Number
Laura and Stu Summer Hillsdale 518-672-7302
Carol Block Philmont 518-672-4516
Caroline Stern Philmont 518-672-4325
Basil & Christiana Williams Harlemville 518-672-4332
Jeanne Bergen Philmont 518-821-7346
Trisha Waters Chatham 518-392-3969
E-Vam Institute Chatham 518-392-6900
Free Columbia House Philmont 518-672-4090
Lauren & Dominic Wolff Harlemville 518-672-5002
Safina Callesen & Ingo Hertle Harlemville 518-672-4315
Christiane Marks Copake Falls 518-392-5377
Monica Talaya Amstutz Harlemville 518-610-1420
Fox HIll Campgrounds Spencertown 518-392-3714


Hawthorne Valley offers several camp options for children ages 4 to 15. For information about the Kinder Camp for children 3 to 8, call Amy at 518-672-7092 x 111.Walks to the stream, visits to the farm animals, snack time, and storytelling are all part of each day. If you are interested in the Kids Can Cook Day Camp or Overnight Farm Camp for children ages 8 to 16, call Helen at 518-672-7500 x201. Gardening, visits to the farm animals, arts and crafts, cooking, and exploration of the stream and woods are part of each day.