2013 Events

Calendar of Events for 2013. Click on any title for detailed information!

April 20 : House History Hunting

Andrew Goldberg (Halcottsville) and Tom and Connie Jeffers (Margaretville) share stories of their homes and the people who lived there.

John Duda, right, coordinated the Post Card show June 8.

June 8: Postcard Show and Sale

HSM Hall, 778 Cemetery Rd., Margaretville

Cast and tour guides for the Living History Tour of Clovesville Cemetery

June 29: Living History Cemetery Tour

One-hour guided walk to meet 10 former residents who will talk about their lives, loves and losses in the land of the living

Local Boy, Girl and Cub Scouts raised the flag for the opening of the exhibit July 4.

July 4: “Middletown and the Civil War” exhibit opening

Learn about the men who went to war from our area, and what went on back home during the nation’s most turbulent era

An artillery officer (Chris Heidorf) and mount Rebel meet a local resident (Susan Carver) at HSM JUly 13

July 13: Civil War Medicine; and The Horse in the Civil War

Two great presentations!

July 25: Raising Lincoln’s Army

With Historian and author Frank Waterman

Aug. 10: Women’s Roles and Wardrobe in the Civil War Era

With Scholar/author Juanita Leisch

Open Eye readers l to r Mark, Cedric taylor, Bill Tari, Gerry Balcar, Dirctor Amie Brockway, Laura Battelani, Marcy Thorn, Alice Zigelis, Wilma Mazo

Aug. 22: Letters Home

A reading from local Civil War letters with period music by the Delaware Dulcimores

77th Regimental Balladeers performed to a full house Sept. 2.

Sept. 2: Community Picnic and Concert

Monday, Sept. 2, 1 p.m. Concert of Civil War era music by the renowned 77th Regimental Balladeers

Andy VanBenschoten views cauliflower memorabilia in the History Tent

Sept. 28: Cauliflower Festival

Authentic celebration of farms, food and rural history!