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

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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.

 

Upcoming Events at The TAUNY Center


TAUNY Rummage Sale
Saturday, June 3
10:00am-3:00pm


Dairy Princess Contra Dance 

Saturday, June 3

7:00-9:00pm


See our full calendar of events and programs here.

     

 Currently on View
 
Folkstore Artist Spotlight:

Bill Smithers

April 29, 2017 - June 17, 2017

 











Personal Collection Series:
Antique Tools from the
Backus Family Collection
 
May 13, 2017 - June 24, 2017



 


Upcoming Exhibit


You'll See Our Tracks: Raquette River Dam Stories

Opening June 10, 2017


 


 

 


Shop

 

The North Country 
Folkstore
 
Nearly 200 artists!

 

TAUNY's Folkstore sells work from nearly 200 local and regional artists and artisans. Stop in for a great selection for those graduation, Mother's Day, Father's Day, and wedding gifts!

Hours

Monday through Friday 10:00am - 5:00pm

Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm
 
  
For more information about The North Country Folkstore and to shop online click here 




 

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