Events

Event Title: Exhibit Opening: Tales from the Trail

Date of Event: 10/13/2018 1:00pm

About the Event:

Join us for the opening of our newest exhibit, Tales from the Trail, Saturday October 13th at 1pm, at the DePew House, 50 Piermont Avenue, Nyack.

 

 

 

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Event Title: South Nyack Walking Tour

Date of Event: 10/14/2018 2:00pm

About the Event:

South Nyack  Walking Tour –  October 14th

Visit the homes of Carson McCullers (author of Member of the Wedding), Hudson River school painter Julian O. Davidson, versatile artist Mortimer Borne, and others. See four Victorians in a row on South Broadway and many others with their floral stained glass entries, palladian widows, mansard roofs, pattern roof shingles and elaborate roof-supporting brackets. Meet 2pm at the southwest corner of S. Broadway and Cedar Hill Avenue. The HSN asks for a $5 donation to help support exhibits, publicity, and programs.


Event Title: Walking Tour: Oak Hill Cemetery

Date of Event: 10/21/2018 2:00pm

About the Event:

Walk scenic Oak Hill Cemetery and 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. Meet October 21st, at 2pm at the Cemetery entrance gate, Route 9W, between Sickles Avenue and 5th Avenue. The HSN asks for a $5 per person donation to help support our programs and exhibits.


Event Title: Armchair History Talk: History Trail through South Nyack presented by Andrew Goodwillie

Date of Event: 10/25/2018 7:00pm

About the Event:

South Nyack Village Trustee Andrew Goodwillie will give an illustrated lecture on the historical information signage that will be placed along the rail-trail in South Nyack.

Presented on Thursday, October 25th at 7pm at the Nyack Library, and again on Friday, October 26th at 2pm at the Valley Cottage Library.

The HSN asks for a small donation from those who attend to help the Society offset exhibition, program, and publicity expenses.


Event Title: Armchair History Talk: What's Happening at the John Green House? presented by Win Perry Thursday

Date of Event: 12/06/2018 7:00pm

About the Event:

Architect, historian, and HSN President Win Perry will make a presentation on the efforts to revitalize the John Green house, the last remaining sandstone house in Nyack.

Presented Thursday, December 6th at 7pm at the Nyack Library, then again on Friday, December 7th at 2pm at the Valley Cottage Library.

The HSN asks for a small donation from those who attend to help the Society offset exhibition, program, and publicity expenses.