Category Archives: History

LECTURE: “200 Hundred Years of Ghent-ness” by Gregg Berninger, Ghent Historian, Nov 20

The Columbia County Historical Society presents an illustrated lecture by Ghent Historian, Gregg Berninger. Continue reading

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Claverack Library Lecture: The Hudson River Valley in the American Revolution, Nov 18

This Sunday, the Claverack Free Library is hosting a lecture titled, “The Hudson River Valley in the American Revolution, Fortress West Point, & the Great Chain”. Continue reading

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Columbia County Historical Society, Headless Horseman Reading, Oct 27

The Columbia County Historical Society presents a reading of the Headless Horseman by actor Robert Ian Mackenzie. Continue reading

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Legends by Candlelight Ghost Tours at Clermont

Tour the Clermont Mansion at its creepiest and meet ghosts from Clermont’s history at the Legends by Candlelight Ghost Tours.  Continue reading

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Columbia County Historical Society Lecture: “The Bicentennial History of the Town of Austerlitz,”, Oct 16

The Columbia County Historical Society (CCHS) Volunteers present “The Bicentennial History of the Town of Austerlitz,” a free illustrated lecture by Town of Austerlitz historian, Thomas H. Moreland. Continue reading

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