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9620 Dry Run Road
Painted post, NY 14870


Watson Homestead is a full service conference and retreat center, open year-round, serving 8000 - 10,000 guests annually.  In addition to hotel-style accommodations and meeting rooms, Watson Homestead Conference and Retreat Center has an indoor, heated swimming pool; climbing tower, historic one room schoolhouse, hiking trails, miniature golf, archery range, ball fields, covered picnic pavilion, full summer cabin area, playgrounds and a meditation labyrinth. Guests are served home-cooked, healthy meals buffet style in our dining room with a fireplace and panoramic view of 375 acres.  Call us today to book a day or overnight meeting or retreat.  Watson Homestead is an excellent location for youth, sports or organizational retreats, weddings, clergy or religious retreat groups, conferences, trade shows, banquets, seminars, quilt, scrapping, yoga and wellness retreats, team building and staff training retreats.

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Employment Opportunities

We need lifeguards for the months of September and October. Very flexible hours, competitive pay, work one hour and get paid for two! Must be 16 yrs. of age, certified in CPR/First Aid/AED and American Red Cross Deep Water Lifeguarding. Most shifts are from 2:00-4:00 PM on Saturdays, 4:00-6:00 Sunday through Tuesday 4:30-5:30. Please call Karen Epstein for application and interview 607-962-0541  (ext. 406)

Watson Homestead Conference & Retreat Center  
9620 Dry Run Road, Painted Post, NY  14870
TEL: 607-962-0541     FAX: 607-962-5752