Conversations with the Past – How the Community Built The Glens Falls Chronicle

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

Speaker: Mark Frost, founder, editor, and publisher of The Glens Falls Chronicle 7 p.m. at the Chapman, free Mark Frost started The Chronicle from scratch in 1980 on a $1,700 investment. What a long shot! Yet The Chronicle is now going strong in its 44th year. It could only have happened here. With anecdotes and...

Free

Family Craft Program: Watercolor Umbrellas

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

4-5 p.m. at the Chapman, free Participants can make mini umbrellas using watercolor paints, pipe cleaners, and a lot of creativity! Parental participation is encouraged, and supervision is required. This program is free but requires a reservation. To register, please call (518)793-2826.

Free

Storytime at the Museum: “Lailah’s Lunchbox: A Ramadan Story”

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

2 p.m. at the Chapman, free In celebration of Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr, we will read the book "Lailah's Lunchbox: A Ramadan Story" by Reem Faruqi, then color in pictures of lanterns. This program is intended for children ages 5-9 but is open to all. Parental participation is encouraged, and supervision is required. This program...

Free

Presentation on New York State Women’s History

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

Speaker: Jill Kracov Zinckgraf, EdD, MPA, Interim Executive Director of the National Women’s History Alliance 7 p.m. on Zoom, free In honor of Women’s History Month, Dr. Zinckgraf of the National Women’s History Alliance will give an insightful presentation on the significance of women’s history in New York State, highlighting important figures and minority voices....

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Gallery Talk with the Curator- “Hometown Teams”

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

7 p.m. at the Chapman, free Maureen Folk, curator, will discuss our current exhibition “Hometown Teams”, sharing the history of local hockey, baseball, and football teams, stand-out coaches and players, as well as the work that went into curating this exhibition. This program is free but requires a reservation. To register, please call (518)793-2826.

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Conversations with the Past-Tintypes with Craig Murphy

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

Speaker: Craig Murphy, photographer 7 p.m. at the Chapman, free Alternative processes photographer Craig Murphy creates one-of-a-kind photos using the 19th century Civil War era Wet Plate Collodion process to create tintypes and the Silver Gelatin Dry Plate process to make glass negatives for contact printing. Craig will be presenting a basic timeline of photography...

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Paint with Patrice- “Springtime on Lake George”

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

6-8 p.m. at the Chapman, $30 per participant, or $25 for Chapman Members. This program is limited to 10 participants. Patrice Jarvis-Weber will help you step by step to create a painting to take home. Learn to mix blues and greens to paint a view of Lake George, and practice various brushstrokes using vibrant colors...

$25 – $30

Family Craft Program- Bookmarks for Read Across America Week

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

4-5 p.m. at the Chapman, free Participants can decorate bookmarks using stamps, markers, stickers, and more! This program is free but requires a reservation. To register, please call (518)793-2826. Parental participation is encouraged, and supervision is required.

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Conversations with the Past- Lost and Found in Adirondack Memory: An Update from the Timbuctoo Archaeology Project

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

Speaker: Dr. Hadley Kruczek-Aaron, SUNY Potsdam 7 p.m. via Zoom SUNY Potsdam archaeologist Dr. Hadley Kruczek-Aaron will share a behind-the-scenes look at the archaeological research project featured in the documentary Searching for Timbuctoo (dir. Paul Miller). She will highlight the stories and experiences of the Black families who came to the Adirondacks to establish a...

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A Chapter & Cookies with Author Rachel Vogel

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

3 p.m. at the Chapman, $1/per person. Rachel Vogel will share a chapter from her newest book, “Nugget & Bandit's First Winter”, while participants enjoy a snack. Books will be available for purchase at the Museum. This program is intended for children ages 5-9 but is open to all. A participation fee of $1/ per...

$1

Storytime at the Museum: “The ABCs of Black History”

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

2 p.m. at the Chapman, free In celebration of Black History Month, we will read the book, “The ABCs of Black History” by Rio Cortez, then color pictures of famous Black and African American figures. This program is intended for children ages 5-9 but is open to all. This program is free but requires a...

Free

Family Craft Program: Love Bugs

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

4-5 p.m. at the Chapman, free Participants can create “Love Bugs” using paper tubes, pipe cleaners, glue, construction paper, and more! This program is free but requires a reservation. To register, please call (518)793-2826. Parental participation is encouraged, and supervision is required.

Free