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April 2019

Landscape and Landmarks: Boscobel House and Gardens

April 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Nyack Library, 59 South Broadway
Nyack, 10960
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Free

Landscapes and Landmarks at the Nyack Library will focus on the nature, history, and architectural design of the Boscobel House and Gardens. Included are stories about the Hudson Highlands and the Hudson River, the Great Chain and the American Revolution, Constitution Marsh and the estuary, the US Military Academy at West Point (directly across the River), the beginning of America's…

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Wine, Cheese and Poetry

April 26, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Orangetown Historical Museum & Archives, 196 Chief Bill Harris Way
Orangeburg, 10962
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$5

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the Orangeburg Library and The Orangetown Historical Museum & Archives at the Depew House. Suggested donation is $5.00. Enjoy a glass of wine and a special look into the poetry and music of the 1940's along with a tour of the museum's current exhibit - SHANKS LEGACY. Orangetown's Poet laureate Rose Marie Raccioppi will read…

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Liberty Street School Exhibit

April 27, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 8, 2019

Historical Society of the Nyacks 50 Piermont Ave., Nyack, NY, 50 Piermont Ave.
Nyack, 10960 United States
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Free

The Liberty Street School built in 1852 on the corner of Liberty Street and Depew Ave became the first public school in Nyack. The building, which contained grades 1-12, stood for 127 years. The exhibit gives us glimpses of the students and teachers from the 19th century as well as photographs, mementos and stories contributed by alumni for whom the school played an…

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HSN Oak Hill Cemetery Walking Tour

April 28, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on October 20, 2019 at 2:00pm

$5

Walk scenic Oak Hill Cemetery & celebrate the lives of many “permanent residents” of the Nyacks who made their mark on the national, state, and local stages. Actress Helen Hayes, playwrights Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, artist Edward Hopper, author Carson McCullers and some of the earliest settlers of the Nyacks are buried here. A $5 donation to the Historical…

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May 2019

Liberty Street School Exhibit

May 4, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 8, 2019

Historical Society of the Nyacks 50 Piermont Ave., Nyack, NY, 50 Piermont Ave.
Nyack, 10960 United States
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Free

The Liberty Street School built in 1852 on the corner of Liberty Street and Depew Ave became the first public school in Nyack. The building, which contained grades 1-12, stood for 127 years. The exhibit gives us glimpses of the students and teachers from the 19th century as well as photographs, mementos and stories contributed by alumni for whom the school played an…

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The Great Nyack House Tour

May 11, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
$50 – $60

Visitors will tour a selection of homes in the Nyacks, some grand, some modest, some historic, some never before open to the public.  An illustrated guide book serves as your pass. Tickets: $60 on day of tour, $50 in advance, available at Nyack Library or www.nyackhistory.org or mail a check to Historical Society of the Nyacks, P.O. Box 850, Nyack NY…

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Liberty Street School Exhibit

May 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 8, 2019

Historical Society of the Nyacks 50 Piermont Ave., Nyack, NY, 50 Piermont Ave.
Nyack, 10960 United States
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Free

The Liberty Street School built in 1852 on the corner of Liberty Street and Depew Ave became the first public school in Nyack. The building, which contained grades 1-12, stood for 127 years. The exhibit gives us glimpses of the students and teachers from the 19th century as well as photographs, mementos and stories contributed by alumni for whom the school played an…

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Lincoln and New York: The City That Made Him President

May 16, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Nyack Library, 59 South Broadway
Nyack, 10960
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Free

On February 27, 1860, Abraham Lincoln took the stage at Cooper Union and delivered a speech before a crowd of  1,500 people. This speech, now often hidden in the shadows of the Gettysburg Address and the Second Inaugural, catapulted Lincoln onto the national stage and helped propel him to the White House just one year later. Learn why New York…

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Liberty Street School Exhibit

May 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 8, 2019

Historical Society of the Nyacks 50 Piermont Ave., Nyack, NY, 50 Piermont Ave.
Nyack, 10960 United States
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Free

The Liberty Street School built in 1852 on the corner of Liberty Street and Depew Ave became the first public school in Nyack. The building, which contained grades 1-12, stood for 127 years. The exhibit gives us glimpses of the students and teachers from the 19th century as well as photographs, mementos and stories contributed by alumni for whom the school played an…

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Liberty Street School Exhibit

May 25, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 8, 2019

Historical Society of the Nyacks 50 Piermont Ave., Nyack, NY, 50 Piermont Ave.
Nyack, 10960 United States
+ Google Map
Free

The Liberty Street School built in 1852 on the corner of Liberty Street and Depew Ave became the first public school in Nyack. The building, which contained grades 1-12, stood for 127 years. The exhibit gives us glimpses of the students and teachers from the 19th century as well as photographs, mementos and stories contributed by alumni for whom the school played an…

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