Events

The Glenn Curtiss Museum
What:     Wings & Wheels:  Seaplane Homecoming and Car Show
When:    Saturday/Sunday, September 16 and 17, 10 - 4 p.m.
Where:   Lakefront, Hammondsport
Two days of seaplanes, cars, food, vendors and more!  Open to the public.  Call (607) 569-2160 for further information.

Dundee Area Historical Society
What:     Open House
When:    Wednesday, September 20, 5 - 7 p.m.
Where:   Dundee Museum, 26 Seneca Street, Dundee
Please join the Society at their annual open house.  Enjoy a tour of the Old Schoolhouse Museum, light refreshments and an exhibit of quilts from the 1830s and learn about the history of quilting in America.  
Open to the public -- donations accepted.  Call (607) 243-7047 for further details.

Finger Lakes Boating Museum
What:     Lecture:  What's Under the Lake with Joe Luppino
When:    Thursday, September 21, 7 p.m.
Where:   Finger Lakes Community College, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive, Canandaigua
Join Joe, one of the most experienced divers in the region, for his talk on the interesting discoveries he has made beneath the surface of Keuka Lake.  Open to the public.  Donations accepted.  
Call (607) 569-2222 for further details.

Schuyler County Historical Society
What:     Movie:  The Documentary "Blissville"
When:    Tuesday, October 3, 6:30 p.m.
Where:   The Brick Tavern Museum, Montour Falls
Join them for this 50-minute documentary and discussion on how one small town changes over the years.
Open to the public; donations accepted.  Call (607) 569-2222 for further details.

Schuyler County Historical Society
What:     Lecture:  Women of WWII:  On the Front Lines and the Home Front -- Barb Warner Deane
When:    Saturday, October 7, 1 p.m.
Where:   Brick Tavern Museum, Montour Falls
Join Ms. Deane for a fascinating presentation; she will also have her latest book "On The Homefront" for sale.  Open to the public; donations accepted.  Call (607) 535-9741 for further details.

Yates County History Center
What:     Lecture & Film:  Daughters of the New Republic and Harriet Tubman -- Professor Linda 
              Robertson and Maggie Moore-Holley
When:    Saturday, October 7, 1 p.m.
Where:   United Methodist Church in Penn Yan
Come and explore the lives of Harriet Tubman and her biographer Sara Bradford.  This event is part of the YCHC's year long celebration of the 100th anniversary of NYS Women's Right to Vote.  Tickets are $5 for Yates County History Center members and $10 for nonmembers.  For more information, call (315) 536-7318.  

Steuben County Historical Society
What:     Leaf Peeping Cemetery Tour of Cemeteries in Wheeler, Prattsburgh, Cohocton, Wayland, 
               Fremont and Avoca
When:    Monday, October 9, 9-5 p.m.
Where:   Meet at the Magee House in Bath 
Enjoy the beautiful fall colors and listen to stories about the following while visiting their gravesites:  a medical doctor and his dentist son, a family that turned 2059 acres of wilderness into a homestead, one of Steuben county's most notorious criminals, a race track owner, a murderess and a family that owned a "Switch."  A meal of chicken or a roast beef sandwich or a vegan plate will be provided.  Only $60 for this all day tour.  Make your reservations by August 31 -- call (607) 776-9930.


 


The Brick Tavern Museum - Hours
When:   Tuesday - Friday,  10 - 4; some Saturdays in June, July, August, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.  
Where:  Brick Tavern Museum, 108 N. Catharine Street, Montour Falls, NY.  
Call (607) 535-9741 for details. 

Dundee Area Historical Society/Museum - Hours
When:     May - October; Tuesday-Thursday, 1-5; Friday, 10-5; 3rd Saturday of each month, 10-2
Where:    26 Seneca Street, Dundee, NY
Call (607) 243-7047 for details.

Finger Lakes Boating Museum
When:    Open daily from 10 - 4 pm (winter hours)
Where:   Finger Lakes Boating Museum, 8231 Pleasant Valley Road, Hammondsport
What:     FLBM collects boats that were built within the 14-county Finger Lakes region
of New York State. The boat must have been built by an individual or firm engaged in commercial boat building (as opposed to a hobbyist) to qualify for inclusion in the collection. 
Call (607) 569-2222 for details.

Steuben County Historical Society/Museum
When:   Open - 9 - 12 on Monday; 10 - 3 on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday; 9 - 1 on Friday
Where:  Magee House, West Morris & Cameron Street, Bath, NY
Call (607) 776-9930 for details.

Yates County History Center/Museums

When:    Open -- 9 - 4 on Tuesday - Friday; 10 - 2 on Saturdays, July - September
Where:   200 Main Street, Penn Yan, NY
Call (315) 536-7318 for details.

Museum Trail - Finger Lakes
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