Summer Lecture Series

Summer Lecture Series Events

Summer at the Stone House: World War I

2018 Summer at the Stone House
Thu, 06/28/2018 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues with a talk on the topic of World War I given by St. Bonaventure history professor and department chair Phillip Payne.

All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public.  They start at 7pm and typically last an hour. 

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Summer at the Stone House: Traditional Folk Music of NY Volume II

2018 Summer at the Stone House
Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues with a program of local and regional folk music performed by Buffalo-based musician Dave Ruch. This is Dave's third summer participating in our series, and he always gives a fantastic program.

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Summer at the Stone House: Renaissance Man of Randolph

2018 Summer at the Stone House
Thu, 07/26/2018 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

In the next installment of the Summer at the Stone House series, James Huntington will give a talk on the life of his grandfather, Charles Huntington. Charles may be best known as the creator of the mound builder figures that have been a popular attraction at teh museum for many years, but that is only part of his contribution to local history.

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Summer at the Stone House: The African American Center for Cultural Development

2018 Summer at the Stone House
Thu, 08/09/2018 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Della Moore will be on hand to discuss Olean's African American Center for Cultural Development at its history and significance to our area. Della is a wonderful speaker, so be sure not to miss this one!

All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public.  They start at 7pm and typically last an hour. 

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Summer at the Stone House: Music of the World Wars

2018 Summer at the Stone House
Thu, 08/23/2018 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Cattaraugus County Museum's Summer at the Stone House event series will wrap up is schedule of programming for 2018 with a performance by crowd favorite Allen Hopkins. Hopkins, a Rochester-bsed musician, has been a part of our series for many years now and always gives a fantastic program.

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Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2018It'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

or

request that the Enchanted Mountains guide

be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Most Residents are Amish in the Town of Leon

There are approximately 1,380 residents in Leon with the Amish Community comprising about 76% of that number. The Old Order Amish settled in Leon in 1949. They do not believe in the modern conveniences. They have no electricity in their homes + travel by horse and buggy. 

If you are looking for someplace interesting to go, try the Leon area. It is right in the heart of Amish Country.

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