3rd Annual History Weekend

3rd Annual Town of Johnsburg History Weekend

September 14th, 15th, & 16th, 2018

Schedule of Events

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Union Cemetery

6:00 pm  & 7:30 pm                 “Voices from the Past”  Sponsored by GEM Radio Theater

Tickets available at Community Bank $8.00 in advance, $10.00 at Event

Saturday September 15, 2018

North Creek Depot Museum

12:00 am – 4:00 pm        Depot Museum Open

2:00 pm                              “Thomas C. Durant” – Platform Talk presented by Roger Thomas

3:00 pm                              Railroad Stories – Bill Bibby

Historic Ski BowlNorth Creek Ski Bowl Park – 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

  • Ride the Scenic Hudson Chair Lift – FREE
  • Historic Displays in Ski Bowl Park Minder Building
  • “Touch a Truck” Awesome display of large and historic trucks and vintage vehicles
  • Games – Prizes
  • Music by David Hyde
  • Garnet Faceting Demonstration with Joe Brown of J & J Brown  Studios
  • Old Time Photo Booth
  • Food Service – Boy Scouts
  • Quilters & Crafters – Demonstrations and sales of hand-made quilts, spinning demonstrations, and more.
  • Vendors
  •  Book signings – Historic writers of our area 

Special Events 

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm         Wood Carving Demonstrations by Jack Masten – at his studio on East Holcomb Street


Sunday September 16, 2017

North Creek Depot Museum

12:00 pm- 4:00 pm – Displays, Program, Tours

Tannery Pond Community Center

2:00pm – Jean Robert Foster Presentation – Eileen Eagan Mack, Singer/Actress portrayal of Jean Robert Foster.









Barton Fire Company Truck 1926