Past Programs/Events

Date Time Description
September 14 9:00am–
12:00pm
The Anderson Falls Heritage Society presents A Tour of Churches: United Methodist Church, Clintonville; Harkness United Methodist Church; Good Shepherd Church of the Nazarene; Independent Baptist Church; and St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church.
Leaves from 96 Clinton Street, Keeseville, NY
Call June Venette at 518-834-9811 or AFHS Museum at 518-834-9219.
See flyer for more information.
September 7 9:00am The Underground Railroad Museum bus tour visits sites in Keeseville and Peru that are significant to Underground Railroad history. Tours depart from our museum (the former Herbert Estes home).

Sites on the tour include but aren’t limited to: Stephen Keese Smith Barn, Methodist Church, Evergreen and Quaker Union Cemeteries, Asahel Arthur Home.

Tour leaves North Star Underground Railroad Museum, 1131 Mace Chasm Road, Ausable Chasm, NY. Arrive by 9:00 am, tour starts at 9:15 am.

Tour cost: Adults: $10 for members, $12 for non-members; Children 6 to 18: $5 for members, $6 for non-members; Children under 6: Free. Please call for reservations.

Call 518‐834‐5180 or email ugr@frontier.com.

Include a visit to the Museum following the tour. Museum tours are free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
August 26 5:30pm The Clinton County Historical Association, League of Women Voters and the Champlain Valley Business and Professional Women's group are pleased to announce they will be co-hosting a Women's Equality Day Presentation. The keynote speaker will be Ms. Helen Allen Nerska, Director of the Clinton County Historical Association.
All are welcome to join us for this informative and enlightening presentation. All attendees should RSVP to sgeddes@meadowbrookhealth.com by Friday, August 22.
The Orchards at Meadowbrook, 154 Prospect Avenue, Plattsburgh, NY
See press release for more information.
August 21 7:00pm The Anderson Falls Heritage Society presents an examination of the construction of the Interstate Highway System, especially the Adirondack Northway (I-87), and what it meant to the region. Guest speaker: Donald Wickman, retired director of the Kent-Delord House Museum in Plattsburgh.
Town of AuSable Town Hall, 111 AuSable St, Keeseville, New York
See flyer for more information.
August 17 9:00am The Underground Railroad Museum bus tour visits sites in Keeseville and Peru that are significant to Underground Railroad history. Tours depart from our museum (the former Herbert Estes home).

Sites on the tour include but aren’t limited to: Stephen Keese Smith Barn, Methodist Church, Evergreen and Quaker Union Cemeteries, Asahel Arthur Home.

Tour leaves North Star Underground Railroad Museum, 1131 Mace Chasm Road, Ausable Chasm, NY. Arrive by 9:00 am, tour starts at 9:15 am.

Tour cost: Adults: $10 for members, $12 for non-members; Children 6 to 18: $5 for members, $6 for non-members; Children under 6: Free. Please call for reservations.

Call 518‐834‐5180 or email ugr@frontier.com.

Include a visit to the Museum following the tour. Museum tours are free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
August 3 9:00am The Underground Railroad Museum bus tour visits sites in Keeseville and Peru that are significant to Underground Railroad history. Tours depart from our museum (the former Herbert Estes home).

Sites on the tour include but aren’t limited to: Stephen Keese Smith Barn, Methodist Church, Evergreen and Quaker Union Cemeteries, Asahel Arthur Home.

Tour leaves North Star Underground Railroad Museum, 1131 Mace Chasm Road, Ausable Chasm, NY. Arrive by 9:00 am, tour starts at 9:15 am.

Tour cost: Adults: $10 for members, $12 for non-members; Children 6 to 18: $5 for members, $6 for non-members; Children under 6: Free. Please call for reservations.

Call 518‐834‐5180 or email ugr@frontier.com.

Include a visit to the Museum following the tour. Museum tours are free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
July 27 10:00am–
2:00pm
Come out and meet your neighbors, local businesses, organizations, and historians and enjoy the music of the band at the first annual Town of Chesterfield Open House.
We would love to have you be part of the celebration! Display tables are available (free of charge) to any local business or organization that would like to participate. For more information, see flyer or call or text Suzanne at (518) 852-1066.
In addition, there will be raffles held for several prizes. Drawing will be held at 1:45pm. You do not need to be present to win.
July 20 4:00pm–
5:30pm
Solomon Northup was a freeman from Saratoga Springs who was kidnapped and held in slavery for over twelve years. He authored the memoir Twelve Years a Slave.
Speakers will be Mary Liz and Paul Stewart; David Fiske; and Renee Moore.
Willsboro School, 29 School Lane, Willsboro, New York
See flyer for more information.
July 20 9:00am The Underground Railroad Museum bus tour visits sites in Keeseville and Peru that are significant to Underground Railroad history. Tours depart from our museum (the former Herbert Estes home).

Sites on the tour include but aren’t limited to: Stephen Keese Smith Barn, Methodist Church, Evergreen and Quaker Union Cemeteries, Asahel Arthur Home.

Tour leaves North Star Underground Railroad Museum, 1131 Mace Chasm Road, Ausable Chasm, NY. Arrive by 9:00 am, tour starts at 9:15 am.

Tour cost: Adults: $10 for members, $12 for non-members; Children 6 to 18: $5 for members, $6 for non-members; Children under 6: Free. Please call for reservations.

Call 518‐834‐5180 or email ugr@frontier.com.

Include a visit to the Museum following the tour. Museum tours are free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
July 17 7:00pm The Anderson Falls Heritage Society and the Clinton County Historical Association present an exploration of some of the elements that made Clintonville one of the North Country's most prominent iron making sites throughout the 19th century. Guest speaker: Dr. Gordon C. Pollard, Distinguished Teaching Professor of Anthropology, Emeritus, SUNY Plattsburgh.
Keeseville Fire Department, 8 Pleasant St, Keeseville, New York
See flyer for more information.