Events

Events

Thursday, June 01, 2017
Registration Deadline—> Albany Archeology Field School

Application & Deposit Deadline: Thursday, June 1
Field School: July 10 - 14 (8 AM to 3 PM, Monday to Friday) at Ten Broeck Mansion

For more information, please: 
- See the July 10th event 
- Visit the ACHA website (contact details, application, online payment).

To download a flyer, CLICK HERE. Scholarships available


Tuesday, May 02, 2017
Knox Historical Society Meeting

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 7 pm
Knox Town Hall - 2192 Berne-Altamont Rd, Knox, NY 12107
Sponsored by: Knox Historical Society

The Knox Historical Society begins a new membership year at its regular meeting at 7:00 pm at Town Hall. Election of officers will be held and dues will be collected. Come join the excitement as we begin preparations for our fast-approaching bicentennial year! Refreshments will be served and new members are always welcome. For more information, call 518-860-7861.


Sunday, May 07, 2017
Living History Day at Ten Broeck Mansion

Sunday, May 7 from 12 PM to 4 PM 
Ten Broeck Mansion, 9 Ten Broeck Place, Albany, NY 12201

Presented by: Albany County Historical Association

Join the Albany County Historical Association for Living History Day, a fun and educational day at Ten Broeck Mansion. Events include historical re-enactors, demonstrations, tours, pony rides & petting zoo, live music, vendors, and so much more! FREE.

For more information, visit the ACHA website. To download the event flyer, click HERE.

Details

Monday, July 10, 2017
Albany Archeology Field School

Monday, July 10 through Friday, July 14 - 8 AM to 3 PM daily
Open to all students in the Capital District entering 5th-10th grade.

Presented by Albany County Historical Association

A unique learning experience in the heart of Albany!

Join a team of professional archaeologists from Hartgen Archeological Association, Inc. as they explore the Thomas Elkin's Residence. (Elkins was a 19th Century dentist, abolitionist, inventor, and world traveler.) The archeological field school provides students the opportunity to learn the scientific techniques of archeological excavation, artifact cataloging, site survey, and mounting exhibits. This five-day curriculum delves into the entire archeological process from hypothesis building to dissemination of scientific results. Campers will also get a "behind the scenes" tour of the New York State Museum and present their findings at an open house at the conclusion of the field school.

Scholarships available.

For more information please visit the Albany County Historical Association website (contact details, application, online payment).

To download a flyer, CLICK HERE.

Registration deadline: June 1.


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