2015 Events

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Richard Axtell of The Rookery, Deposit, explains the background of an assortment of items brought in for appraisal

Sat., Sept. 12 Collectors’ Expo, Antique Appraisals

Collectors Expo, local collectors display toys, glassware, postcards, and more; some offered for sale. Appraisals by Richard Axtell, Antiquarian. $5 per item, maximum 3 items. Refreshments for sale. Displays open 10-3 (Exhibit hall entry is free); appraisals 11-2.

Andrew Campbell explains one of the implements exhibited by Hubbell Homestead Farm,

Sat., Sept. 26 Cauliflower Festival

10-4. Cauliflower Festival, Village Park, Margaretville. History Tent. Free admission.

John Duda talks about the Delaware & Northern Railroad to a rapt audience

Sat. Oct. 24 Annual Meeting, Luncheon

12-2:30. Annual Meeting and Luncheon. Illustrated talk by John Duda, “The Damn Nuisance: The Story of the Delaware & Northern Railroad.”. Reservations required. 845-586-2860

A tin backboard and a crystal globe projected and enhanced light from a candle

Saturday, Nov. 7 The History of Light

4 p.m. “Candle to Bulb: The History of Light,” with Paul Misko. 4 p.m.