The monthly meeting takes place
the third Wednesday of designated months
at 6 PM prior to the presentations listed below.


GUEST SPEAKERS and EVENTS
for WINTER, SPRING,SUMMER & FALL of 2017



OTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS:


Wednesday, November 15 - 7pm


Dave Ruch, performing and teaching artist performs vintage song material he researches and finds in dusty archives, obscure songbooks, diaries, old field recordings, scholarly journals and sometimes from his own children Dave brings these gems to life with great skill on banjo, guitar, mandolin, octave mandolin, bones, spoons, washboard and jaw harp.

“People frequently line up to comment about how engaging he is”
– Jill Breit, Executive Director, Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY), Canton NY

“Dave knows how to hold his audience spellbound”
– Sylvia Parker & Betty Tabor, Mayfield NY Historical Society

“Being a classical music SNOB, I never expected to be so delightfully entertained and educated”
– Ms. Joan Stock, Rochester NY



Wednesday, October 18 - 7pm

Prattsville Village

Carolyn Bennett from the Pratt Museum provides a presentation about the new discovery of a settlement along the Schoharie Creek in Prattsville. Artifacts have been discovered as the new bridge over the Schoharie Creek is being constructed. These finds are adding to the rich heritage of the region.



Wednesday, September 20 - 7pm

WW1 Poster

Diane Galusha talks about the Catskill Water System during WW1. The impact of World War 1 on the development of the "Catskill System", including the Schoharie Reservoir and Shandaken Tunnel.



Wednesday, August 16 - 6pm
Ice Cream Social
Entertainment: "The Hot Pots"

Ice Cream



Sunday, July 16 - 10am to 4pm
Gilboa fest
Presented by the Gilboa Museum & The Nick Juried Center
Come and celebrate our first anniversary of the newly expanded Museum!
•GHS bake sale and raffles
•Hummingbird Hills Winery Tasting
•Craft Vendors
•Buccaneer BBQ
•Hayrides
•Museum Tours, free face painting and children's activities.
Music: 10am to 12pm Mike Herman, 12pm to 2pm Esperance Band, 2pm to 4pm Mike Herman

GUEST SPEAKERS:

MARCH - to be announced
APRIL - Karen Cuccinello on her new book
"Woman of Schoharie County." - Time and date to be announced

MAY 17 - John Duda on Trains of Gilboa and the local area. - 7 PM

JUNE 21 - Nick Juried's Interview and observations about his life in Gilboa and where he went from here! This is a VIDEO presentation. - 7 PM

JULY - OPEN HOUSE AT MUSEUM AND CELEBRATING OUR NEW PAVILION. - Time and date to be announced

JULY 16th "GILBOA FEST" - An Ice Cream Social with vendors, food and music for the entire family!

OUR AUGUST 16th ICE CREAM SOCIAL 6pm

SEPTEMBER 20th - Join us for a presentation about the Catskill Water System during WW1. The impact of World War 1 on the development of the "Catskill System", including the Schoharie Reservoir and Shandaken Tunnel.
- Presenter Diane Galusha - 7 PM.

OCTOBER 18 - NOVEMBER 15, - See events posted above.

Bottle Auction Art

CHRISTMAS BOTTLE AUCTION!
December 2Oth starting at 7:00 pm


Our Christmas Party Fundraiser Basket of Gifts and Cheer winner will be announced followed by our Bottle Auction with Auctioneer Tony Van Glad. Bring a wrapped bottle(something you would like to receive) to auction. Get ready to bid on a bottle, but you can't open the wrapped paper until all have been auctioned off. Then you can open it and see your surprise; some folks trade with others. Refreshments served!