Remembering the History of Glens Falls, Queensbury and the Southern Adirondacks

Programs & Events

Adult Programs

Stoddard & Lake George: More of the Story

1/28/2018  2 pm to 3:30 pm

Author and historian Joseph Cutshall-King and Chapman Director Tim Weidner will team up to present an illustrated talk that expands on the ideas behind the new book, Water & Light:  S.R. Stoddard's Lake George.  Tim will present a short background on Stoddard and talk about newly disco...


River Drives in the Adirondacks

2/3/2018  2 pm to 3:30 pm

Retired Finch Pruyn & Co. forester Dick Nason will present a talk on the history of river drives in the Adirondacks, the annual endeavor of transporting logs from the forest to the mills during the spring high water.  Mr. Nason will illustrate his talk with historical imagery he has collect...


Jim Siplon, Chief Operating Officer of JUST WATER, will talk about the ideas and new technologoes behind JUST and Rethinkh2o, his business that addresses the challenges of water in the 21st century.  Jim will discuss today's water issues, usages, best practices, reuse strategies and s...