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Now that the weather is getting a bit warmer and spring is right around the corner, days are starting to look brighter! I encourage you all to take advantage of the warmer days and get outside! Here are some ideas of things to do to soak up some sun at and around Marist:

 

  • If you or a friend has a car, drive down route 9 to Ready Coffee! They have the best coffee in all of Poughkeepsie, I promise. I am always a sucker for a hot coffee, but Ready Coffee also offers iced and frosted coffees—the perfect refresher for a hot day. 

 

  • Walk down to the river! Some of my friends and I got ourselves some lunch and ate it down there…I highly recommend. You can bring a beach towel and a speaker, or a relaxing book with you!

 

  • Bring a frisbee to the Marist green and play with friends there! 

 

  • Go for a walk or a run over the Walkway Over the Hudson. The views are beautiful from up there!

 

  • Grab some food from a local cafe or restaurant and have a picnic outside. Some of my favorite places for takeout are Lola’s Cafe, Lolita’s Pizza, Rossi Deli, and Palace Diner

 

  • Start off the day by rolling up your shades, opening your window, and letting some fresh air and sunshine into your room :)

 

Get outside and enjoy the warm weather!

Olivia M.

Marist '21

Olivia is a student at Marist College with majors in both English and Education.
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