The longest day of the year will bring the most anticipated event of the season when the Third Annual Living History Cemetery Tour comes to the Sanford Cemetery, County Route 6 (New Kingston Rd.), Dunraven.
Reservations for the June 21 event (rain date June 22) are required by June 18. Call 845-586-4736 to reserve one of seven tour times between 4 and 7 p.m. Tickets are $12.
Sponsored by the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown, the event features costumed players who will portray nine individuals from Middletown’s past. Guides will lead visitors through this picturesque burial ground to meet each character during the course of the one-hour tour.
For details on this and other HSM programs, visit www.mtownhistory.org or find us on Facebook.
slideshow Headwaters History Days, June 7 and 8, 2014, is a celebration of the history, culture, folklife and landscape of the East Branch Delaware River towns of Middletown, Roxbury and Andes. For a map and schedule, visit www.headwatershistorydays.org.
The Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM) will host a Mother’s Day Weekend Penny Social and Pie Sale Saturday, May 10 at the HSM hall, 778 Cemetery Rd., Margaretville.
The second of two spring programs on the theme “Reading the Land” will be held Saturday, April 26 at 1 p.m., when Linda Carroll will present an illustrated talk, “Arkville Underground” at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM), 778 Cemetery Rd., Margaretville.
If you like your soup and salad served with a side of history, you’ll want to visit Spillian, the former mansion of the Fleischmann family, on Sunday, April 27 when some of the proceeds from the weekly, all-you-can eat Soup Sunday event will go to the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM).
The first of two spring programs on the theme “Reading the Land” will be held Saturday, March 29 at 1 p.m., when Bob and Johanna Titus will present an illustrated talk, “Middletown: An Ice Age Origin” at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM), 778 Cemetery Rd., Margaretville.