Feb. 14, 2016
Meet Marshall Bouton (pictured) and six other former residents of Halcott on guided tours of the Halcott Cemetery, Bouton Rd., Halcott (Greene County). Costumed docents lead groups of visitors through the cemetery to hear local players relate the stories... Read more
Feb. 14, 2016
This presentation by Kendra Grocholl of MTC and Diane Galusha of the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown covers a century of local communication developments brought to Margaretville and the surrounding region of the Central Catskills by a... Read more
Feb. 14, 2016
Jul. 18, 2015
You're invited to spend a summer Sunday afternoon with the Tremperskill Boys July 19 as the Historical Society of Middletown celebrates its 10th birthday! John Jacobson, fiddler and caller, will lead the Tremperskill Boys in an afternoon of Catskills... Read more
Jul. 11, 2015
The Historical Society of the Town of Middletown will celebrate ten years of promoting, preserving and presenting local history with a square dance and ice cream social on Sunday, July 19 at its hall located at 778 Cemetery Road, Margaretville. John... Read more
Jul. 5, 2015
The Historical Society of Middletown will host events the next two Sunday afternoons, July 12 and 19. The first is a screening of the film "Yoo Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg," about the remarkable radio and TV star Gertrude Berg, who commanded the airwaves in the... Read more
Jun. 28, 2015
Ever hear of Tillie Edelstein? How about Gertrude Berg? Maybe Molly Goldberg rings a bell? These were one and the same person, an amazing actress, prolific writer, astute producer and businesswoman whose career began in Fleischmanns and spanned half a... Read more
Jun. 23, 2015
"Mailboxes," by Halcottsville artist Alix Hallman Travis, will go to the lucky winner of a raffle to benefit the Historical Society of Middletown. See the painting at NBT in Margaretville, and purchase a ticket, or several. Increase your chance of... Read more
Jun. 14, 2015
The New Kingston General Store and Post Office was the center of community life for well over a century. This photo may have been taken about the time M. J. Faulkner bought it in 1904. Note the early street lamp; the steps to the second floor, where... Read more
Jun. 8, 2015
Eight men and women, their voices silenced long ago, will return to tell their stories at the Fourth Annual Living History Cemetery Tour Saturday, June 20 at the New Kingston Valley Cemetery, Thomson Hollow Rd., New Kingston. Rain date is June 21.... Read more