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September 2016

Round Barn to get historic marker at Farmers’ Market anniversary party

September 17, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Pakatakan Farmers Market, NYS Route 30
Halcottsville, NY 12438 United States
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HALCOTTSVILLE – A marker denoting the historical significance of the 1899 Kelly Brothers Round Barn will be unveiled Saturday, Sept. 17 at 1 p.m., kicking off a 25th anniversary celebration of the Pakatakan Farmers Market that occupies the iconic structure on NYS Route 30 just outside Halcottsville. The unveiling ceremony will include a short presentation on the history of the former farm and the family that built it, reminiscences from a member of the Meade family that operated the farm…

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ONEONTA & AVIATION HISTORY RECEPTION

September 17, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Oneonta History Center, 183 Main Street
Oneonta, NY 13820 United States
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The Greater Oneonta Historical Society will host a reception for its current exhibit, "Oneonta & Aviation History"  on Saturday September 17 from 4:00 to 6:0o PM at the Oneonta History Center, 183 Main Street.  The reception follows the day's activities at the Oneonta Municipal Airport on the 50th anniversary of the opening of the airport.  Admission is free and open to the public. The exhibit describes Oneonta's storied aviation history from the hot air balloons at Oneonta's Central New York Fair in the 19th century…

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Get on board the Living History Cruise!

September 18, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Rotary Park, Little Falls Marina
Little Falls, NY 13365 United States
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$39 - $49

This Sunday, 9/18/2016 is our final Living History Cruise of the season. Due to overwhelming demand, we are now offering a limited number of tickets for this very special cruise. Join us as we depart from Rotary Park in Little Falls and cruise through Lock 17, the highest lift lock on the Erie Canal! Our next stop is at the Historic Herkimer Home, where we arrive to a farm-to-table BBQ feast provided by Promiseland Farm & BBQ. After the fabulous…

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Woodstove Cooking for Kids

September 24, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Hanford Mills Museum, 51 County Highway 12
East Meredith, 13757
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$60 - $75

Children ages 7 and above, accompanied by an adult participant, will prepare a farmhouse lunch on the Hanford House kitchen’s Royal Bride cookstove in this hands-on workshop. When all is ready they will enjoy the meal they have prepared in the house’s dining room.

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1950s Middletown farming at Cauliflower Festival

September 24, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Margaretville Village Park, 773 Main Street
Margaretvillle, NY 12455 United States
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A look back at the mid-20th century when there were nearly 200 family farms in the Town of Middletown will be offered in the History Tent at the Cauliflower Festival Saturday, Sept. 24 from 10 to 4 in Margaretville Village Park. Sponsored by the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown, the tent will feature an exhibit that highlights farming in the 1950s. A numbered map of the town, created ten years ago with input from several area elders who…

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October 2016

Textile Workshop: Tapestry Weaving

October 1, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Hanford Mills Museum, 51 County Highway 12
East Meredith, 13757
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$75 - $100

Join us on October 1 to weave your FIRST tapestry project! The workshop is led by Tabitha Gilmore-Barnes of the Tabitha Gilmore-Barnes Studio. (C) 2015 Simona David Designed for beginners, this workshop provides participants with education and instruction on designing and weaving their first tapestry project using a frame loom and tapestry bobbins. All participants are encouraged to bring graph paper, #2 pencils and eraser, colored pencils, scissors, metal fork, and a tape measure. Participants will take home loom, bobbins, and enough wool to…

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Wild Saturdays – Close Encounters

October 1, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Woodchuck Lodge, 1633 Burroughs Memorial Road
Roxbury, NY 12474 United States
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Saturday, October 1, 1pm at Woodchuck Lodge, Roxbury - Close Encounters: Snakes and Amphibians of the Catskills, with Raquel Pallak.

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Preserving with the Royal Bride

October 8, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Hanford Mills Museum, 51 County Highway 12
East Meredith, 13757
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$45 - $55

Practice cooking with wood on the Hanford House kitchen’s Royal Bride cookstove in this hands-on workshop. Participants will prepare a variety of chutneys, relishes, and conserves using fall’s bounty and recipes from cookbooks in use in the 1920s, and will go home with jars of comestibles, including potted cheese, to enjoy over the winter.

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Woodsmen’s Festival at Hanford Mills Museum

October 15, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hanford Mills Museum, 51 County Highway 12
East Meredith, 13757
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The Woodsmen’s Festival showcases logging, sawing and woodworking history and celebrates the many ways people use and work with wood. This event features demonstrations of lumberjack skills, woodworking exhibitors, kids’ activities, food and more. Watch the sawdust fly as logs are sawn in the Museum’s sawmill, and see staff use the vintage woodworking machines to turn Mill-sawn lumber into crates and tub covers.

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February 2017

Ice Harvest Festival 2017

February 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hanford Mills Museum, 51 County Highway 12
East Meredith, 13757
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Ice Harvest Festival The Region’s Coolest Tradition Held each year on the first Saturday in February February 4, 2017, 10 am – 4 pm at Hanford Mills Museum, 51 County Hwy 12, East Meredith, NY 13757 (From http://www.hanfordmills.org/) Ice harvests were once an essential part of winter in rural communities. Before there was refrigeration, ice was needed to preserve agricultural products and to keep food cold in the warmer months. Each year on the first Saturday of February, Hanford Mills Museum…

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