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On Saturday, April 29th from 10:00am - 12:00pm,... (MORE)

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An exhibit at The TAUNY Center of Sara Lynch’s... (MORE)

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The Annual TAUNY Folkstore Holiday Showcase will... (MORE)

On Friday, November 4th from 7:00-8:30 pm TAUNY... (MORE)

A live band, community contra dance will be held... (MORE)

This year TAUNY is celebrating it’s 30th... (MORE)

On Saturday, October 1 at 1:00 pm Folklorist ... (MORE)

Area needleworkers are stitching a signature... (MORE)

Several weekends ago, I was able to accompany... (MORE)

Another of TAUNY’s selections for the 2016... (MORE)

Allow me to officially introduce myself - my name... (MORE)

Molly Hyde is originally from Woodstock, New York... (MORE)

TAUNY has teamed up with littleGrasse Foodworks... (MORE)

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Canton resident Nancy Wilder Palmateer loved art... (MORE)

TAUNY invites the community to help create a... (MORE)

TAUNY has received $20,000 to support an... (MORE)

 TAUNY's 2015 Sugar and Spice gingerbread... (MORE)

 TAUNY's annual open house on Saturday,... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center will host Lee Knight's show... (MORE)

For the 2015 Sugar and Spice competition, you’re... (MORE)

Calling musicians! This coming year, TAUNY will... (MORE)

TAUNY's 2015 North Country Heritage Award... (MORE)

PART OF A NEW SERIES, TAUNY KIDS COOK!To... (MORE)

Alex Smith in Concert Saturday, September 12... (MORE)

Saturday, September 19th 3-8pm OR 6:30-8pm TWO... (MORE)

Join us for this free open house!TAUNY's Welcome... (MORE)

SeaComm is the latest addition of community... (MORE)

TAUNY received $1,000 from the St. Lawrence... (MORE)

As maple season begins to glimmer in the near... (MORE)

The building of the hydroelectric dam facilities... (MORE)

Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY) is a... (MORE)

TAUNY is extending an invitation to area knitters... (MORE)

TAUNY's 2014 gingerbread contest, with the theme... (MORE)

At the annual meeting of TAUNY supporters on... (MORE)

QUILT DOCUMENTATION by appointment through the... (MORE)

Each year TAUNY recognizes legends who have... (MORE)

TAUNY Heritage Award winner Ermina Pincombe had... (MORE)

Following the announcement that Mohawk... (MORE)

On Saturday, August 2nd, the Panache Quartet will... (MORE)

Last week the National Endowment for the Arts... (MORE)

Following its debut at the Grasse River Heritage... (MORE)

Canton—A documentary about Adirondack song... (MORE)

The foot traffic was heavy at The TAUNY Center... (MORE)

Stop into The TAUNY Center  this Saturday... (MORE)

Do you have a favorite recipe that includes... (MORE)

Science, Art, and Music in the Mountains is a... (MORE)

This Friday, April 25, at 5 p.m., farmers and... (MORE)

Adults and children are invited to join Flip... (MORE)

North Country fishermen were once able to... (MORE)

Registrations are being accepted for TAUNY’s... (MORE)

Want to join your community in celebrating a... (MORE)

Opening at The TAUNY Center on Saturday, February... (MORE)

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Following a break for planning and replenishing,... (MORE)

A classic gingerbread theme garnered the public’s... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center  will remain closed until... (MORE)

The holiday season isn’t complete until you’ve... (MORE)

“Health and happiness shall come to thee, should... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center and North Country Folkstore will... (MORE)

A TAUNY tradition for more than a decade, the... (MORE)

TAUNY’s recognition of SLU’s chapel bell ringers... (MORE)

Are you new to the North Country? Do you want to... (MORE)

Tickets are available for two traditional music... (MORE)

You can catch the second in the series of ... (MORE)

Some of the North Country’s finest artists are... (MORE)

TAUNY will host a reading and book signing for... (MORE)

Do you have an old house you’d like to restore? A... (MORE)

Two Master Gardener volunteers will be at The... (MORE)

ALBANY—The Preservation League of New York State... (MORE)

On Saturday, May 11, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon,... (MORE)

Traditional dancer and fiddler Jacob Brillhart... (MORE)

This Thursday, March 21, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.... (MORE)

Elizabeth (Libby) Brandt of Canton has been... (MORE)

TAUNY and ANCA – the North Country Adirondack... (MORE)

Looking for something unique, creative, and fun... (MORE)

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After the close of business on Saturday, December... (MORE)

The People's Choice award in this year's Sugar... (MORE)

Join perennial favorites Barb Heller and Danny... (MORE)

At TAUNY’s December First Friday Music Jam, board... (MORE)

Rebecca Weld (left) and Felicity Palmer judge... (MORE)

This holiday season, we are once again offering... (MORE)

This year TAUNY celebrates the 20th anniversary... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center and North Country Folkstore... (MORE)

Two local authors will be available at TAUNY on... (MORE)

On Wednesday, June 27, at 7 p.m., at The TAUNY... (MORE)

TAUNY will be at Mare's Wares Arts Fest - and we... (MORE)

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Anyone with a song to sing or a story to tell is... (MORE)

TAUNY's spring mini-exhibit, “Pictures in Wool,”... (MORE)

The final “Folk Art in the Afternoon”... (MORE)

Maple sugaring time is coming to the North... (MORE)

Diorama artist Michael Cousino and his images of... (MORE)

Anyone with a song to sing or a story to tell is... (MORE)

Decoys and decoy carvers will be the subject of... (MORE)

TAUNY's winter “Critters & Mittens”... (MORE)

Even if you missed the introduction session of... (MORE)

On Tuesday, January 31, at 3:30 p.m., NCPR’s... (MORE)

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This past Sunday, more than 100 TAUNY members and... (MORE)

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A crew of St. Lawrence University soccer plays... (MORE)

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Gray & Gray CPAs, P.C., of Canton are... (MORE)

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Imaginary Beasts, a mini-exhibit of iron... (MORE)

Maple sugaring time is coming to the North... (MORE)

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This month master woodcarver Ron Riley will... (MORE)

As TAUNY’s 2010 Sugar & Spice... (MORE)

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“Anatomy of a Packbasket,” a traveling exhibition... (MORE)

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Children ages 7 to 10 are invited to a free... (MORE)

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As we dive into the winter's work here at The TAUNY Center, we also continue to reflect on the past few busy and exciting months. One rewarding aspect of our fall was the opportunity we had to work with a great group of student interns from area universities. These students contributed a great deal to TAUNY’s ongoing programs and projects while gaining valuable experience and a deeper understanding of North Country life and the workings of a nonprofit organization such as ours. Each of the interns assisted with a range of programs and projects as needed but also focused on one or two key projects of their own. We’d like to recognize our Fall interns’ contributions by sharing a bit about them and what they worked on over the fall season.

Melissa Phelan, a SUNY Potsdam junior, is pursuing degrees in Studio Art, Education, and Creative Writing. This fall, Melissa applied her interests in place, education, and creative arts to helping us organize the 2014 Sugar and Spice Gingerbread competition, which encouraged community members to represent local landmarks in gingerbread, with a special emphasis on TAUNY’s Register of Very Special Places. Melissa also contributed her perspective and enthusiasm to projects from assisting children with a craft at our annual holiday open house to reflecting on how our organization communicates with the public.

Gabrielle Batista and Molly Hyde joined us through a Community-Based Learning course placement, both coming from Sharon Williams’ Museum Education class at St. Lawrence. Gabrielle, a senior major in Performance and Communication Arts as well as Education Studies, worked mainly on two educational projects. For the first, she created materials adding an element of folklore education to a children’s holiday program. She also created a lesson plan that will support a future program teaching children about the traditional art of quilting. Molly Hyde, a sophomore with interests in education and psychology, also planned an educational activity, an interactive lesson that introduces children to varied North Country arts. Most of Molly’s time, though, was devoted to assisting with TAUNY’s ongoing research project about quilting in the North Country. Molly gathered and organized information for this project and was tremendously helpful at one of our community quilt documentation days, along with other programs throughout the fall.

Charls Hurlock also worked with us through a partnership with a St. Lawrence class, Judith DeGroat’s course on Public History. In both cases, we were delighted to welcome the classes for an introduction to The TAUNY Center and the work we do, after which students were matched with our organization for internships. Hurlock, a senior History major, applied his interest in local history and regional waterways to assisting with our work on the Raquette River Dams Oral History Project. For this project, we are collecting oral histories with people involved with or affected by the building of the hydroelectric dams along the Raquette River. As well as being a tireless transcriber, Charls assisted with this and other projects by helping us track down leads and organize information gathered during his internship.

And finally, we were joined by Teagan Fleiner-Etheridge, a senior Anthropology major and Asian Studies minor at St. Lawrence. In her own words, Teagan “has a passion and unyielding curiosity for people, both past and present, their culture, their ideas, their stories, and the lives they live.” Over the past term, she applied this curiosity to a project on hiking culture at St. Lawrence University. She continues to conduct research and interviews on this subject, and she will work with us into the spring to curate a small exhibit on the topic. Over the fall, Teagan also helped us launch our Folkstore Fridays social media series, which puts a weekly spotlight on selected TAUNY Folkstore artists and their work.

The TAUNY team would like to thank these interns for their enthusiasm and dedication. We greatly appreciate their contributions over the past months, and we wish them the best in their ongoing studies.

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