2nd Annual TOJ History Weekend

2nd Annual Town of Johnsburg History Weekend

September 15th, 16th, & 17th, 2017

Schedule of Events

Saturday September 16, 2017

North Creek Depot Museum

10:00 am – 4:00 pm        Depot Museum Open

11:00 am                             Historic Turn Table

11:15 am                              “Thomas C. Durant” – Platform Talk presented by Roger Thomas

2:00 pm                               Historic Turn Table

2:15 pm                               “Thomas C. Durant” – Platform Talk presented by Roger Thomas

 

Waddell Building at Riverfront Park

10:00am – 4:00pm          Rail Fair  2017

 

Historic Ski Bowl – North Creek Ski Bowl Park

10:00 am – 4:00 pm        Ride the Scenic Hudson Chair Lift

10:00 am – 4:00 pm        Historic Displays in Ski Bowl Park Minder Building

10:00 am – 2:00 pm        “Touch a Truck” Awesome display of large and historic trucks and vehicles

10:00 am – 4:00 pm        “Mine for Garnets”

10:00 am – 4:00 pm        Music

10:00 am – 4:00 pm        Old Time Photo Booth

11:00 am – 2:00 pm        Boy Scout – Food Service

10:00 am – 4:00 pm        Games

10:00 am – 4:00 pm        Quilters & Crafters – demonstrations and sales of hand-made quilts, spinning                           demonstrations, and more.

10:00 am – 4:00 pm        Book signings – Historic writers of our area (Glenn Pearsall, Dr. Dan O’Keefe, Dr. Daniel Way, & Jeff Dickinson

Special Events at Ski Bowl Park

11:00 am – Guided Nature Hike on Multi-use trails with Evelyn Greene

1:00 PM – Jean Robert Foster Poetry Readings – Presented by OTTG

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – “What is it?” – Identify those items in your attic or barn.

 

Sunday September 17, 2017

North Creek Depot Museum

12:00 pm- 4:00 pm-         Town of Johnsburg Day- Open House- Displays, Program, Tours

Johnsburg Historical Society- Wevertown

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Open House

2:00 pm – Presentation – “Homes of Johnsburg:  An Architectural Perspective” – Delbert Chambers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Barton Fire Company Truck 1926