Council-Sponsored Events in New York State

Experience the humanities in action - take in an exhibition, attend a lecture series, or join a discussion group this month! The events listed here are either presented by the Council or by organizations that have been awarded Council grants or Speakers in the Humanities funding; all are open to the public. Please note that times and venues may change. Please contact the sponsoring organization to confirm event details.

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Jul 22 2014 Greenport Lecture: The War of 1812 comes to the North Fork: Plum Island , Oysterponds, Horton's Point and Riverhead More >
Jul 23 2014 Stone Ridge Grand Central Terminal: 100 Years of a New York Landmark More >
Jul 24 2014 Glens Falls Exhibit Reception: Stable Views: Life in the Backstretch of the Thoroughbred Racetrack More >
Jul 24 2014 West Shokan Traditional and Historical Songs of New York State More >
Jul 24 2014 New York Diálogos de Diaspora :: Diasporic Dialogues More >
Jul 28 2014 Oceanside The Golden Age of Television: What Made the 1950s So Special for American T.V. More >
Jul 28 2014 Saugerties Forever Free: Lincoln, Civil War and the American March to Emancipation More >
Jul 28 2014 Amherst "Women and Children First": Ethical Dilemmas and the Titanic More >
Jul 29 2014 Long Island City Community Conversation at Greater Astoria Historical Society More >
Jul 30 2014 East Aurora Iroquois (Haudenosaunee) Day of Sharing More >
Jul 31 2014 Hunter Dissonance & Stability in Mozart: The Spice of Life with Kenneth Cooper More >
Aug 1 2014 Syosset Brooklyn Bridge Forever: A Monument in Stone and Steel More >
Aug 2 2014 Flushing Community Conversation for Kids at Queens Historical Society More >
Aug 2 2014 Hunter Harpsichordist Kenneth Cooper: "The Sound of the 1790s" More >
Aug 2 2014 Kinder Washington Irving and the (Re)Creation of Dutch New York More >
Aug 2 2014 Johnstown "Sir William Johnson's Death Diplomacy" More >
Aug 4 2014 Hunter Manhattan in the Mountains Lecture: Drs. Jeffrey Langford & Joanne Polk: "Late Romanticism" More >
Aug 9 2014 Schenectady Leaning into the Storm: Perfectionism in Antebellum New York More >
Aug 13 2014 Hunter Beethoven and the Dawn of Romanticism: with Yehuda Hanani; cello & Michael Chertock; paino More >
Aug 14 2014 Schoharie America's Nine First Ladies From New York State More >
Aug 14 2014 Lake George Trunks and Travel... a 19th Century Journey More >
Aug 15 2014 Hunter Catskill High Peaks Festival Lecture: "Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Verdi" with Filmmaker August Ventura More >
Aug 16 2014 Lake Luzerne Boats and Boating in the Adirondacks More >
Aug 16 2014 West Nyack Of Time and the River: Songs of the Historic Hudson More >
Aug 16 2014 Amherst Matilda Joslyn Gage: Bringing Her Into History More >
Aug 16 2014 Farmington Declaring Equality: The Call Continues More >
Aug 16 2014 Farmington Declaring Equality: The Call Continues More >
Aug 17 2014 Tarrytown Representing the American Landscape: The People's Parks More >
Aug 18 2014 East Aurora Community Conversation at League of Women Voters Buffalo Niagara More >
Aug 20 2014 Nesconset Electing the President More >
Aug 21 2014 Lake George Thomas Paine and the Flame of Revolution More >


Exhibitions and Ongoing Events

Feb 9 2013
Dec 31 2014
Mt. Vernon St. Paul's Church and the Civil War More >
May 25 2013
Oct 25 2015
Lake Placid Developing our History, Finding our Family: The Stedman and Moses Collection of Historic Photographs More >
Nov 14 2013
Nov 14 2014
Albany Robert Orsi: The Gods of Gotham: Religion and the Making of New York, 1800-1950 More >
Feb 24 2014
Aug 11 2014
Suffern Philosophy Looks At Religion More >
Mar 1 2014
Dec 31 2014
New York The New York Times Feminist Reading Group More >
Jun 19 2014
Oct 19 2014
New York City Luis Moses Gomez: Merchant Pioneer of Colonial New York More >
Jun 26 2014
Dec 21 2014
Riverhead Special Exhibit: "Defense of the Eagle: The War of 1812, Long Island, and a Coast Guard Legend" More >
Jul 8 2014
Dec 31 2014
Glens Falls Stable Views: Life in the Backstretch of the Thoroughbred Racetrack More >