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Summer at the Stone House: Vince Martonis

Vintage Bottle Image
Thu, 06/10/2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series starts out the year 2021 with Vince Martonis and Identifying Glass Bottles! He will be discussing how to identify old glass bottles.  We have all seen them, but now you can get some tips on how to identify where and what they once were!

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Summer at the Stone House: Dave Ruch

2020 Summer at the Stone House Dave Ruch
Thu, 06/24/2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on June 24thDavid Ruch, musician and performer, will be presenting on the Music of Buffalo's Waterfront.

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Summer at the Stone House: Linda Hunter

Summer at the Stone House 2020 Linda Hunter
Thu, 07/08/2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on July 8th with "A Cattaraugus County Bed Turning!"  Linda Hunter, quilting instructor, lecturer, consultant, and appraiser will be giving the presentation.  A bed turning is where quilters typically gather in a bedroom to watch other quilt makers peel back layers of their exquisite fabrics while telling of t

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Summer at the Stone House: Amanda R. Woomer

Stone House art
Thu, 07/22/2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on July 22nd with Amanda R. Woomer! She will be doing a presentation on the "Haunted WNY- Folklore and Ghost Stories of the Cattaraugus Region."

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Summer at the Stone House: Allen Hopkins

2020 Summer at the Stone House Allen Hopkins
Thu, 08/12/2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 12th!  Allen Hopkins, musician, will be presenting "Patriotic Songs." He plays American traditional, Celtic instrumental, a bit of Yiddish, blues, bluegrass, old timey, and contemporary.

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Civil War Reenactment & Atlatl Throwing

Hinsdale Museum
Sat, 08/14/2021 - 9:00am - Sun, 08/15/2021 - 2:00pm

Hinsdale is planning a Civil War Reenactment along with Atlatl throwing and knapping demonstrations on August 14th and 15th, 2021 at the Hinsdale American Legion. We are looking for people with Civil War-era collections, as well as arrowhead and native American pieces to set up and display.

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Summer at the Stone House: Kelly Lounsberry

Kelly Lounsberry from Wellsville Daily Reporter
Thu, 08/26/2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 26th with Kelly Lounsberry!  He will be doing a presentation on "The Oil and Gas Industry in WNY." Kelly is the chairman of the Bolivar Pioneer Oil Museum Committee.

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Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2020It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!

View the visitor's guide online

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NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Only East West Route that connects Canada with Mexico

Rt. 62 is the only east-west route that connects Canada with Mexico.

With its origin at Niagara Falls and end at El Paso, Texas, parts of the road follow the Ozark Trail.

Rt. 62 begins in Cattaraugus County in the Village of Gowanda and travels south through Dayton, Leon and Conewango (through Amish country) before heading west into Chautauqua County.

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