GUEST SPEAKERS and EVENTS for WINTER, SPRING, SUMMER and FALL 2019

March 20–Janette Reynolds – More “Sayings”
Wednesday Evening at the Gilboa Town Hall 7pm
373 Rt. 990v Gilboa, NY 12076
Spend a fascinating evening with Janette. Her knowledge of “sayings” will amuse and amaze you. You’ll leave with a new saying to describe one of life’s situations.

April 17, 2019–John Duda – “Not the New York Central”
Wednesday Evening at the Gilboa Town Hall 7pm
373 Rt. 990v Gilboa, NY 12076

John will discuss the impact of smaller railroads on the region. He will also discuss the influence of the New York Central Railroad System on the region.

 

 

 

 

 


May 15–
Gerry Stoner – “The Rexmere” Queen of the Catskills, 1898-2014
Wednesday Evening at the Gilboa Town Hall 7pm
373 Rt. 990v Gilboa, NY 12076
Jerry will discuss the significance of the Rexmere Hotel and how it influenced  Stamford, NY and the region. He’ll also offer lessons about how a community can save its heritage.

 

 

 

 

 

May 25th – Gilboa Museum and Juried History Center opening day.

June 1 – OPEN HOUSE FOR TRI-COUNTY PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT-2pm-4pm
at the Gilboa Museum – 122 Stryker Road, Gilboa, NY 12076

June 19–Chuck Imperio – “The Road Less Traveled is the Road Best Traveled”
Wednesday Evening at the Gilboa Town Hall 7pm
373 Rt. 990v Gilboa, NY 12076

Chuck’s book tells the story of 100 special places and sights around the Upstate New York. And not surprisingly, Gilboa is mention as one of his “best destinations”.

 

 

 

 


Sunday, July 14-10am-4pm
GILBOA FEST!!
Held on the Gilboa Museum grounds
122 Stryker Road, Gilboa, NY 12076

Gilboa Fest is a fun filled day of crafts, vintage cars and of course fine New York State wine to taste! Bring the family and visit the fine exhibits at the Museum!

 

 

 

Wednesday, July 17 – A Field Trip  to the Pratt Museum – Celebrating their 60th Anniversary
Contact the museum for details.
The Catskills tanning industry helped create many fortunes and elevated many men to prominence.  Among the wealthiest and most famous was Zadock Pratt, whose career in the industry became symbolic of Catskills tanning altogether. He came into a sparsely settled valley, built a tannery, a town, and a fortune, and in the process he removed a wilderness.

 

 

 


August – 
Psychic Fair – Psychics, healers and vendors will be present. Please check the Gilboa Museum’s Facebook page for details as it gets closer to August. Exact date to be determined.

Wednesday, August 21 – 6pm-8pm Ice Cream Social, free to all.
Held on the Gilboa Museum Grounds
122 Stryker Road, Gilboa, NY 12076

Spend a Summer evening with us enjoying the great ice cream of New York State. There will be music, Classic ice cream concoctions and fellowship for all!

 

 

 

 

September 18 – 90th Year for the Alumni Association of Gilboa-Conesville Central School
Wednesday Evening at the Gilboa Town Hall 7pm
373 Rt. 990v Gilboa, NY 12076
Dottie Pickett and Carolyn Brown will be our guest speakers, they will discuss 90 years of quality education and the distinguished alumni that have graduated from GCCS.

October 13 – Last Open Day of the Museum and History Center for 2019.

October 16 – Jack Etter Principal at Gilboa-Conesville Central School
Wednesday Evening at the Gilboa Town Hall 7pm
373 Rt. 990v Gilboa, NY 12076
Jack will talk about the history of GCCS and how the school has changed to educate the children of the 21st century.

December 7–Annual Christmas Boutique, 10am-4pm
Saturday, at the Gilboa Museum
122 Stryker Road Gilboa, NY 12076

The annual Christmas Boutique will take place inside the museum. There will be craft vendors, a bake sale, Wonderful Christmas gifts at the Museum gift shop and photos with Santa.

 

 

 

 

 


December 18–Bottle Auction and Raffle Drawing, 7pm

Saturday Evening at the Gilboa Town Hall
373 Rt. 990v Gilboa, NY 12076

Tony Van Glad our Christmas Party Bottle Auctioneer invites you to participate in our annual bottle auction. Bring a surprise wrapped bottle of Christmas cheer that you would want to receive to be auctioned off. Our expert auctioneer Tony will auction off the donated bottles. You’ll be bidding on other surprise bottles that guarantees a fun evening!

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