Delhi Historical Society Programs

We will be hosting Delhi Historical Society Programs again this year on Tuesday evenings at 6:30pm.

 

Tuesday, September 11th ,6:30, Hiking in the Catskills

Speaker: Rick Brockway, Columnist of Daily Star 

Rick Brockway, writer of the “Outdoors” column in the Daily Star, will be talking to us about his various adventures while hiking in the Catskills. He’ll be tlaking about the trails, waterfalls, and wildlife that he’s observed hiking these various trails.

Tuesday, October 9th, 6:30, Franklin Mountain Hawkwatch

Speaker: Andy Mason of the Audubon Society

Andy Mason, who resides in Jefferson and is co-president of the Delaware-Otsego Aubudon Society, will present a program on the group’s Franklin Mountain Hawkwatch, located on its wildlife sanctuary property overlooking the Susquehanna River. Now in its thirtieth consecutive year of operation, the Hawkwatch typically tallies 5,000 hawks and eagles through the fall migration.

Tuesday, November 13th, 6:30 pm, History of the Heart of the Catskills Humane Society

Speaker: Deb Crute

The Heart of the Catskills Humane Society is celebrating 50 years of caring for dogs and cats this year. Director Deb Crute will share information about the history and operation of the shelter.

Tuesday, December 11th, 6:30 pm, Reading of the classic A Christmas Memory

Speaker: Steven Gendle

Steven Gendle, a retired English teacher at Delaware Academy, will read the holiday classic, “A Christmas Memory,” by Truman Capote. The short story is told from the perspective of a seven-year-old and focuses on country life, friendship, and the joy of giving. This program will delight young and old alike; be sure to bring your hankie!

 

To learn more about the Delhi Historical Society and its programs, please visit their website:
http://www.delhinyhistory.org/