Traditional Arts in Upstate New York. Traditional Arts of Upstate New York
53 Main Street
Canton, NY 13617
(315) 386-4289


SeaComm is the latest addition of community businesses helping to support the stocking of TAUNY's brand new demonstration kitchen. TAUNY received $1,000 from SeaComm which will be used to purchase needed appliances, equipment, and utensils to... (MORE)

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VISIT our North Country
Folklore Websites

Adirondack Music

Cultural Landmarks

St. Lawrence River Stories

Kindred Pursuits: Folk Art in North Country Life

A nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing the folk culture and living traditions of New York's North Country. Explore this site to discover the diverse customs and traditions--like storytelling, music, crafts, foodways, and folk art--that make life special in our region, from the St. Lawrence River to the Adirondack Mountains.

SO MUCH happening at
The TAUNY Center this season!  
Check the Calendar for details

Help Us Celebrate!
TAUNY’s multi-use kitchen is ready for action!

Saturday, April 18
TAUNY Cooks! Open House

The entire community is invited to the all day celebration unveiling the brand new demonstration kitchen at The TAUNY Center.

11:00 - 1:00 Pea Soup and Johnnycake lunch

We’ll have cooking demonstrations, music, and crafts throughout the day, so come on in and join the fun.

We are thrilled to introduce this new facility to the community. The multi-use kitchen is culmination of our downtown Canton building purchase and renovation. The kitchen is intended for foodways programming, demonstrations, events, and more. So come on in on Saturday, April 18 and help us celebrate!

If you would like to receive periodic e-updates about TAUNY activities and events, please email

The TAUNY Center
& North Country Folkstore
Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 We thank our North Country business supporters!

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