Bob Wyer’s Delaware County:  Photographs From the Mid- 20th Century

The Delaware County Historical Association (DCHA) is preparing a major exhibit for the fall featuring the photography of local photojournalist Bob Wyer (1908-1982). This exhibition of rarely- or never-before-seen images taken by Bob Wyer will open on Friday, September 7 at 5 pm with a wine and cheese reception. The photographs will remain on display until January 2013. Free admission.

Bob Wyer photo: WWII Bond Drive.

Bob Wyer / Delaware County Historical Association


Annual Historic Homes & Buildings Tour featuring the Village of Walton - Sept. 29

Join the Delaware County Historical Association and the Walton Historical Society for a fall tour of 14 historic homes and buildings in the village of Walton.


Historic Resources for the Catskills Mountains Now Available

The Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM) is happy to announce that a new database of headstone inscriptions from the Margaretville Village Cemetery, and five more years of vintage Catskill Mountain News have been posted online.


Celebrate naturalist John Burroughs’ 175th birthday with a visit to Woodchuck Lodge

Guided tours, offered the first weekend of each month, May through October, start on the rustic porch John built, and proceed through the first floor of the house, where Burroughs entertained guests like Henry Ford and Thomas Edison.


Dine at Hanford Mills Museum

On Saturday, July 28th, Hanford Mills Museum hosts an evening of fabulous local food prepared by Fable's Denise Warren followed by a performance by by Bernd Krause on his handmade, Appalachian Mountain dulcimer. Reservations must be made by July 24th.