Events

Hammondsport Chamber of Commerce
What:     Music In the Park
When:     July 19 -- Bruce Hollar & Peter Baker
               July 26 -- It's My Party (rain date:  July 30)
               August 9 -- Abby Payne
               August 16 -- The Sam Pallet Band
               August 23 -- The Town Pants
               August 30 -- Mythology Society
Where:   Town Square -- Hammondsport, NY
Every Thursday evening from 6-8.  Bring your chairs and blankets and enjoy great music.  For further information, call (607) 569-2989.

Finger Lakes Chamber Music
What:     Piano Quartets in the Chapel -- Manhattan Chamber Orchestra with Artistic Director Richard 
               Auldon Clark
When:    Sunday, July 15, 7:30 p.m.
Where:   Keuka College Norton Chapel, Keuka Park
Director Clark highlights the beauty and brilliance of Brahms, (Piano Quartet in G minor) and Faure 
(Piano Quartet in C minor).  It's a piano lover's delight.  Cost:  $25/adults, free for students of any age.  To purchase advance tickets, visit fingerlakes-music.org.  Tickets also available at the door.

Yates Concert Series
What:    Music:  Mr. Mustard, Classic Beatles -- Wednesday, July 18
              Music:  Community Chorus, Home Town Voices -- Wednesday, July 25
              Music:  Rod Blumenau Dixie 5, Extraordinary Jazz Quartet -- Wednesday, August 1
              Music:  Community Band, Home Town Instrumental Favorites -- Wednesday, August 8
              Music:  Southern Tier All-Star Jazz Band -- Wednesday, August 15
When:    See above
Where:   Courthouse Lawn, Penn Yan
Join in the fun.  Bring your chairs and blankets.  Open to the public.  Refreshments available.  Contact (315) 536-4569 for details.
              
Finger Lakes Boating Museum
What:     Lecture:  Water Sports by Rick Gordon
When:    Thursday, July 19, 7 p.m.
Where:   Finger Lakes Boating Museum, Hammondsport
Come and hear all about sailing, ice boating, canoeing, kayaking, diving, fishing, water skiing -- this program will touch on all!!! Open to the public; donations accepted.  Call (607) 569-2222 for further information.

Keuka College
What:     Lecture by the Lake -- Danes in Yates County with Stephanie Olsen
When:    Tuesday, July 17, 5 p.m.
Where:   Keuka College Lightner Library, Lower Level
Ms. Olsen outlines the history of Danish immigration to, and influence on, Yates County.  The granddaughter of Danish emigrants, Stephanie was born and raised in Benton, once the home of many Danish families.  Open to the public.  For further details, call (315) 279-5602.

Yates County History Center
What:    Lecture:  The Pennsylvania Roots of Penn Yan Families:  The Wageners, Supplees and Castners
When:   Tuesday, July 17, 7 p.m.
Where:  Caroline Underwood Museum, Penn Yan
Candace Perry, curator of the Schwenkfelder Museum, will speak.  Tickets $5/member; $10/non-members.  Call (315) 536-7318 for more information.

Yates County History Center
What:     Main Street Walking Tour
When:    Saturday, July 21, 10 a.m.
Where:   Oliver House Museum, 200 Main Street, Penn Yan
Learn about the amazing history of Penn Yan's Main Street.  Tours last about 90 minutes.  $5/member; $10/non-member.Call (315) 536-7318 for more details.

Wine Country Classic Boats
What:     Wine Country Classic Boats Boat Show and Regatta
When:    July 21-22
Where:   Hammondsport Park by the lake
Call the Hammondsport Chamber of Commerce for details -- (607) 569-2989.

Finger Lakes Chamber Music Festival
What:     Music:  Tango and More on Guitar, Flute and Viola
When:    Sunday, July 22, 7:30 p.m.
Where:   Anthony Road Winery, 1020 Anthony Road, Penn Yan
Concert includes Piazzolla, "The Grand Tango" and Diabelli,"Grande Concertante."  Tickets:  $25/person.  Call (315) 536-0383 for more information.

Schuyler County Historical Society
What:     Historical Walking Tour of Watkins Glen
When:    Saturday, July 28, 9 a.m.
Where:   Watkins Glen
Meet County Historian Gary Emerson at 9 a.m. at the Pier for an informative walking tour of historic Watkins Glen.  Call (607) 535-9741 for further details.

Yates County History Center
What:     Suffrage Club Victorian Tea
When:    Saturday, July 28
Where:   Historic 342 Main Street, Penn Y an
Delight in tea, sandwiches and cookies while enjoying a re-enactment of a Penn Yan Women's Club meeting from late 1800's.  Tickets are $15/person.  Seating is limited.  Reservations required by July 21.  Call (315) 536-7318 for further details.

Steuben County Historical Society
What:     Historic Walk Around Prattsburgh -- Kirk House
When:    Friday, August 3, 4 p.m.
Where:   Meeting at the Bandstand in the Town Square
Call (607) 776-9930 for more details.

Glenn Curtiss Museum
What:     The Curtiss Classic Motorcycle Show
When:    Saturday, August 4, 9 - 4 p.m.
Where:   Curtiss Museum, Hammondsport
Join in the fun.  Food vendors, live music, motorcycles, motorcycle vendors, antique engines, raffles and more.  For details, call (607) 569-2160.



The Brick Tavern Museum - Hours
When:   Tuesday - Friday,  10 - 4; closed November 23-24 and December 25-29.  
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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