Cabin Fever Sundays

All lectures begin at 1:30pm in the Auditorium.
Free for members and $5.00 for non-members.

January 7, 2018 | 1:30 pm

Dave Ruch

When Music Was Local: Ballads, Bunkhouses, Fiddles and Flings, the Traditional Adirondack Music

 

Join performer and teaching artist Dave Ruch for a fascinating concert of Adirondack music and stories.

January 21, 2018 | 1:30 pm

Deborah Ryan

Our Museums/Our Memories

 

Explore how museums and historic sites impact knowledge and memory in the public sphere and share your own personal experiences related to museums in your community.

February 4, 2018 | 1:30 pm

Spencer Morrissey

Exploring the Adirondack High Peaks in Winter

 

Join Spencer as he shares insight into the fun and exciting challenge of climbing the 46-High Peaks in winter. His illustrated presentation gives a glimpse of many of the peaks in a winter setting as well as some of the exciting moments on the climbs themselves.

February 18, 2018 | 1:30 pm

Marianne Pattinelli-Dubay

The Adirondack Roots of American Philosophy

 

Join us on a seldom traveled route beyond the Adirondack Park as we imagine the philosophical origins and the legacy of this fabled Camp.

March 04, 2018 | 1:30 pm

Peter Hemmerich

The Life and times of Adirondack French Louie Seymour

 

Discover the life and Adirondack adventures of French Louie, an Adirondack trapper, guide, and hermit.

April 08, 2018 | 1:30 pm

John Taibi

Horse Shoe – An Adirondack Creation by Abbot A. Low

 

This program will explore the life and times, and fact and fiction that together have become a lastly and profound legacy for both Horseshoe, New York and its founder “Gus” Low.

April 22, 2018 | 1:30 pm

Bibi Gaston

Tales from the Woods: A Timeless Correspondence Between Gifford Pinchot and the First Foresters

 

Presentation of fascinating and inspiring tales from 5,000 pages of correspondence discovered at the Library of Congress’s “Pinchot Collection.” This material describes the conservation and restoration efforts of some 224 men and women who served in the U.S. Forest Service’s early days under Pinchot and President Theodore Roosevelt.