Last Week to See TAUNY Exhibit “Personal Collection Series: Guideboat Paddles and More from Ted Comstock, Saranac Lake”
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 TAUNY Programs and Events
Tuesday, August 22
Harrietstown Town Hall, 39 Main Street, Saranac Lake, NY
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)
Thursday, August 31, 2:00-6:00pm, Whallonsburg Grange (Whallonsburg, NY)
Sunday, September 10, 1:00-3:30pm, North American Fiddlers' Hall of Fame (Osceola, NY)
(Further documentation days and locations TBA)
Have an instrument? Fill out a questionnaire!
Thursday, August 31
See our full calendar of events and programs here.
Current Exhibits on View
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
Quilts from the estate of Betty Vebber, Pierrepont, NY, will be offered to the public in a special sale taking place at The TAUNY Center on Sunday, September 10, 2:00-4:00 pm. The 56 quilts in the sale range from wall hangings to full-size bed quilts. Six quilts are available for pre-sale on our online store.
More information about the estate sale can be found here
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