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Cabin Fever Sunday

All lectures begin at 1:30 pm in the Auditorium.

Free for members and $5.00 for non-members.

January 12, 2020 | 1:30 pm

Don Seauvageau

Tahawus: the National Lead Years

Learn how the National Lead Company aided the country in World War II by mining ilmenite (a form of titanium), used in the manufacture of titanium dioxide.

January 26, 2020 | 1:30 pm

Allison Haas & Guests

Exploring the Look of the 1980 Olympic Winter Games

Join the Director of the Lake Placid Olympic Museum and her guests to learn how artists created a lasting, recognizable visual signature for the 1980 Lake Placid Olympic Games.

February 9, 2020 | 1:30 pm

Sandra Weber

Inez Milholland, ​Martyr of the Women’s Suffrage Movement

Explore the inspiring life and legacy of the woman who made suffrage fashionable, Inez Milholland Boissevain, with author, performer, and lecturer Sandra Weber.

February 23, 2020 | 1:30 pm

Jordan Ross

Trout Power, Citizen Science

Learn how anglers are using cooperative efforts to discover new strains of stream brook trout for preservation in the Adirondacks and Tug Hill Plateau.

March 8, 2020 | 1:30 pm

Katie Torchetti

Rural Rosie

Find out how the women of the Adirondacks stepped up during wartime to protect their country, keep up morale, and find resourceful ways to make a living while they were left to be the family breadwinners.

March 22, 2020 | 1:30 pm

Kristin Kimball

Good Husbandry: Growing Food, Love, and Family on Essex Farm

Delight in Kristin Kimball’s first-hand account of the many ups and downs of farming and the continuing story of Essex Farm.