VISIT our North Country
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.
Upcoming Events at The TAUNY Center
Folk Instrument Makers and Keepers
We want to talk to you about instruments you've made or own for our current research project on North Country Folk Instruments!
Wednesday, August 23, 11:00am-3:00pm, at the Mennonite Heritage Farm (Croghan, NY)
Wednesday, August 30, 4:00-7:00pm, BluSeed Studios (Saranac Lake, NY)
(Further documentation days and locations TBA)
Have an instrument? Fill out a questionnaire!
See our full calendar of events and programs here.
Current Exhibits on View
Raquette River Dam Stories
Through October 2017
Folkstore Artist Spotlight:
New Work from the Swartzentruber
Personal Collection Series:
Guideboat Paddles and More from the Collection of
Ted Comstock, Saranac Lake
July 8, 2017-August 19, 2017
Learn about our current research project on North Country Folk Instruments and share your instruments with us at our Documentation Days: Folk Instrument Makers and Keepers.
Monday through Friday 10:00am - 5:00pmSaturday 10:00am - 4:00pm
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