2019 Schedule of Events

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May 19
Community Patriots’ Day

Celebration of the Patriotic Music of America, live performance by the 77th New York Regimental Balladeers, 1pm - 4pm, Admission Free

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May 25
Bronck Museum Opens for Season

Museum Tours: Wednesday-Friday 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm; Saturday 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 2:30pm; Sunday 1:30pm, 2:30pm. Closed Monday and Tuesday. Admission Adults $7, Ages 5-11 $2, Ages 12-15 $3.

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June 1
43rd Annual Tour of Homes

To be held in Cairo, Tour Headquarters at the Sacred Heart Church at 36 Church Street in Cairo, 10am-4pm, Tickets $30, advanced sale tickets $25.

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June 2


Meadow Ridge Heritage Barn Fundraiser

A concert by the instrumental group, MeadowSuite, showcasing music of various historical time periods, 3pm, Adults $10, GCHS Members & Children $7.

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July 14
Sundays Along the River: The Toiling Tinsmith

Art Thorman demonstrating the traditional craft of the tin smith, 2pm, Adults $8, GCHS Members & Children $4

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Sept 22
Sundays Along the River: The Whittler and the Weaver

Remarks and demonstration by local whittler Dick Brooks plus a rare opportunity to visit the 1685 loft with its collection of early spinning and weaving equipment, 2pm, Adults $8, GCHS Members & Children $4

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Oct 20
Sundays Along the River: Spiders and Salamanders

Exploration of the curious procedures and utensils for food preparation in times past, 2pm, Adults $8, GCHS Members & Children $4

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August 24
Tavern Night at the Bronck Museum

Enjoy an evening at the Bronck House, transformed into a typical 1600s Dutch tavern, complete with costumed servers, candlelight, craft beer and tavern food, 7pm, Tickets $30, advanced sale tickets $25, Reservations limited.

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Oct 6
Heritage Craft Fair

Exhibit & sale of traditional American crafts, live music, food, silent auction, wagon rides, 12pm - 4pm, Admission Free.

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Nov 16 & 17
Chilly Willy Winter’s Eve Tours

Cold season tour with costumed guide, tours begin at 11am, 1pm, & 3pm each day, Adults $8, GCHS Members & Children $4