Upcoming Events

We Love Our Volunteers Luncheon

May 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT | 332 Main Street
, Grahamsville, NY 12740 United States
$15

Join us for a delicious lunch and a special program honoring our volunteers.  This years luncheon alson includes a special presentation for retired trustees.

Reservations for this event are required.

Please RSVP to info@timeandthevalleysmuseum.org or call 845-985-7700, if you plan to attend.

Cost for Museum Volunteers is FREE.
Guests: $15.00

Become a Museum Volunteer

May 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT | 332 Main Street
, Grahamsville, NY 12740 United States
Free

Discover the many different opportunities we have to offer to anyone that would like to volunteer.

Our volunteers assist us with:

  • Teaching students & groups about NYC’s water system
  • Scanning photos
  • Organizing collections
  • Assisting at the front desk
  • Helping in the Museum shop
  • Creating exhibits
  • Performing research
  • Assist running programs and events
  • Collection, artifact and exhibit data entry
  • Website updates
  • Social Media Coordination – Facebook, Twitter & Instagram
  • & many, many other efforts

No experience is needed, and you can help as much or as little as you want.

Staff and volunteers will be on hand to answer questions and information will be available to take home.

Refreshments will be served.

Enterprise & Courage: Civil War Years at Lake Mohonk

June 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT |
$3.00

Visitors to Mohonk Lake saw a very different place during the Civil War.

Find out just how different as author Robi Josephson traces the earliest days of the mountain house.

Ms. Josephson’s book, Mohonk Mountain House and Preserve will be available for sale.

Refreshments are included.

Cost for Museum members is FREE.
A nominal fee of $3.00 will be charged to Non-members.

Want to become a member of Time & the Valleys Museum and attend our events for free? Click here to join.

A Weekend of Remembering World War I, 100 Years Later

July 8 @ 12:00 pm - July 9 @ 4:00 pm EDT |
$3.00

Special Weekend Event!

A unique exhibit of memories, photos and memorabilia
from local residents who participated in WWI.

 

Saturday July 8th – General Overview of WWI

2:00 PM – Talk by local military historian Charles M. Breiner will include an overview of the armies, impact of new weapons including gas, U.S. industry and how the Treaty of Versailles set the stage for over 100 years of warfare.

2:00 PM – A short presentation on Dr. Karl Connell, a local inventor from Claryville, will be given by Museum researchers.  Dr. Connel invented the Connell Gas Mask.

Sunday July 9th – Songs of the Soldier

2:00 PM – A performance by Mark Rust, an entertainer and Broadway performer.
A truly unique historical and entertaining program, The Songs of the Soldier is a stirring presentation of favorite songs of American soldiers and veterans from World War I.

The songs reflect the experiences soldiers encountered while making the transformation from ordinary citizens to
disciplined soldiers, as well as the songs of the families remaining on the home front supporting their young men and women abroad.

This weekend of programs and exhibit are made possible by the Arts for Sullivan Decentralization Grants Program, a re-grant program of the New York State Council on the Arts and administered by the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance, and a grant from the former VFW Post #8648 of Grahamsville.

Refreshments are included both days.

Cost for Museum members is FREE.
A nominal fee of $3.00 will be charged to Non-members.

Want to become a member of Time & the Valleys Museum and attend our events for free? Click here to join.

Old Time Fair & Chicken BBQ

July 29 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT |
Free

Rain or shine, this year’s Old Time Fair will feature old fashioned activities such as corn shucking, the popular skillet toss and new adult and children’s games.

There will be vendor booths as well as demonstrations of old time crafts. The very popular pie auction and live music to entertain you while you enjoy the delicious chicken barbecue. Plenty of free parking and free admission.

Chicken BBQ: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Grahamsville Fairgrounds

FREE Admission

Denning and Claryville History Afternoon

August 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT | 332 Main Street
, Grahamsville, NY 12740 United States
$3

View our rich collections of Claryville and Town of Denning materials. These materials bring the history of the Upper Neversink & Rondout valleys to life.

A speical program on area tanneries will begin at 2 p.m.

We welcome guests to share any significant items relating to the Claryville or Denning areas during this event.

The Claryville Church and Old Schoolhouse will also be open to visitors from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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