2016 Programs

March 17
Hidden Treasures of the Catskills (Presentation and Book-Signing)
Anthony P. Musso, Weekly newspaper columnist and public speaker; author of seven books. His latest, Hidden Treasures of the Catskills, published in 2015.  (Click here for flyer)

April 21
The Stories They Tell: Looking at Clermont and Montgomery Place
Conrad Hanson, Executive Director of The Friends of Clermont, lifelong architecture history buff.

May 19
Stalking Fred W. Jones
Carole Osterink, Writer, editor, and creator of The Gossips of Rivertown.

June 16
They Wore What?! Clothing of the 19th Century
Maxine K. Getty, Retired Senior Master Sergeant USAF, Historical Re-enactor.

July 21 (Presentation and Book Signing)
Nature’s New Deal: The Great Depression and Franklin Roosevelt in New York’s Hudson Valley
Neil Maher, Associate Professor; Federated History Department; New Jersey Institute of Technology and Rutgers University at Newark.  New York Council for the Humanities

August 18
Annual Member Picnic

September 15
The History of Old-Time Radio
Ron Gabriele, Former Director of Athletics and Associate Professor of Health and Physical Education at Columbia-Greene Community College; now retired.

October 20
Hudson River School Painters
Peter Jung, Hudson art dealer and gallery owner of #512 Warren Street.

November 17
Annual Holiday Luncheon