Wildlife Photography from Around the World

Adirondack History Museum 7590 Court Street, Elizabethtown

Larry Master, our featured galley artist, will give a presentation about his long career in wildlife conservation. Master, a resident of Keene, NY, is a conservation biologist, and zoologist, and currently dedicates his time to conservation photography. He has been photographing wildlife and natural history subjects for more than 70 years. He has traveled to...

$8

Summer Walking Tours: “More of Glens Falls” Tour

Chapman Museum 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY, United States

New for 2024, this tour looks at more of the historic buildings, businesses, and people that shaped Glens Falls! This time we’ll visit locations on Bacon Street, Sherman Avenue, Union Street, and more! Participants can park at the Chapman Museum in the lot behind the Museum off Bacon Street. Tours are $15/person or $10 for...

$10 – $15

Where Tracks Are Dragged: Indigenous Women’s Trade Through The 18th Century Adirondacks

Adirondack History Museum 7590 Court Street, Elizabethtown

When Agnese, a Kahnawà:ke Mohawk woman, traveled through the Adirondacks in the summer of 1742, she connected two colonial centers of trade across imperial borders and through traditional Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) territories. Agnese carried a pack of beaver pelts down from Montreal and returned with red fabric and fine laces. This trade was illegal for Agnese's...

$8

Summer Walking Tours: Warren Street Tour

Chapman Museum 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY, United States

11 a.m. $15/person, $10 for members From St. Mary’s Church to the Hyde Collection, this tour runs up and down Warren Street with a look at the important figures who lived here and their many contributions to the success of the greater Glens Falls region. Participants can park behind St. Mary’s Church in the designated...

$10 – $15

John C. Bogle Adirondack Roundtable: Julie Testwiude

Cambria Hotel Lake Placid

The Lake Placid Institute, in partnership with LPCA, presents award-winning photographer and artist Julie Betts Testwuide. Julie will share stories and images of her photographic journeys. At Cambria Hotel Lake Placid. Breakfast provided at 8:30 am. Roundtable begins in 9 am.

$10 – $30

Conversations with the Past: “Narrative Cloth: A Look at Storytelling in the Fiber Arts”

Chapman Museum 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY, United States

Speaker: Taryn Matusik, museum educator and artist 7 p.m. at the Chapman, free Taryn will connect with and expand upon themes of the current exhibition “Stitched in Time: 1850-1950 Quilts” through a broad exploration of ways in which artists, including herself, have shared stories through the materials and techniques of quilting, embroidery, and other fiber...

Free

Paint the Town! Adirondack Plein Air Festival

Hotel Saranac 100 Main Street, Saranac Lake, NY, United States

On Thursday Aug 15 artists are asked to "paint the town" - paint the beautiful locations in the village of Saranac Lake: the Riverwalk, Lake Flower, Baker Mountain, gardens, historic buildings - whatever catches their attention. The donation of a small painting for the "Paint the Town" Silent Auction is requested and the auction will...

From the Collection

Virtual NY, United States

2 p.m. on Zoom, free In this interactive program, students in grades 4-8 (but open to all) are invited to learn about some of the fascinating items in the Museum’s collection, all from the comfort of their own homes. Our staff will bring these artifacts to life on camera, delving into their significance, uses, and...

Free

Summer Walking Tours: Behind the Business Tour

Chapman Museum 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY, United States

11 a.m. $15/person, $10 for members. This tour highlights some of the lesser-known Glens Falls businesses on the west side of the downtown business district from the 1860s to the 1950s. Participants can park at the Chapman Museum in the lot behind the Museum off Bacon Street. Tours are $15/person or $10 for Chapman members....

$10 – $15

Curator Talk: “Stitched in Time: 1850-1950 Quilts”

Chapman Museum 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY, United States

7 p.m. at the Chapman, free Maureen Folk, Curator, will discuss the evolution of quilting from 1850-1950, the process of curating the exhibition, and the Chapman's textile collection. This program is free but requires a reservation. To register, please call (518)793-2826.

Free

Summer Walking Tours: Downtown Glens Falls Tour

Chapman Museum 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY, United States

11 a.m. $15/person, $10 for members This tour explores the major historical events and figures that shaped Glens Falls, from the signing of the original land patent to becoming one of the most prosperous cities in New York. Participants can park at the Chapman Museum in the lot behind the Museum off Bacon Street. Tours...

$10 – $15

Summer Walking Tours: More of Glens Falls Tour

Chapman Museum 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY, United States

11 a.m. $15/person, $10 for members. New for 2024, this tour looks at more of the historic buildings, businesses, and people that shaped Glens Falls! This time we’ll visit locations on Bacon Street, Sherman Avenue, Union Street, and more! Participants can park at the Chapman Museum in the lot behind the Museum off Bacon Street....

$10 – $15