Calendar of Events
Thursday, September 21st – 7pm: Monthly Meeting & Cultural
Wednesday, September 27th – 1:00pm: Practice Your Italian
Friday, September 29th – 6:30pm: Pizza & Movie Night
Wednesday, October 4th at 11:00am
Italian Genealogy” is the title of a class.. People often
ask themselves “I know my ancestors existed, how do I find
them”? This class will provide information on free internet
resources to find these “lost” ancestors and new, living
relatives, you never knew existed. The class will be taught by
John Capano a retired educator. A donation of $5 is request.
Please make your reservation by October 1.
Friday, October 6th at 7:15pm
Italian American Comedy Night: . We will show “I’m Starvin!”
starring Italian American Comic, the late John Pinette. The one
hour comedy is hilarious. The cost is $5 and a reception will
follow. Please make your reservation by October 4. Feel free to
bring snacks to enjoy. This is a fundraiser!!
Monday, October 9th (Columbus Day))
Our Annual Columbus Celebration and Open House:. Program
starts at 11:00am, followed by a reception. Open House from
ll:00am to 2:00pm. Admission for Columbus Day for non-members is
reduced to $1.00 (a $4.00 savings!). We all need to make sure
Columbus is honored, we look forward to seeing you.
Thursday, October 12th at 7:00pm
Our October Monthly Meeting . Followed by “La Terra Nera –
Muckland Farmers of Canastota, NY”. The presenter is Historian,
Tricia Barbagallo. She documents the history of agriculture in
Madison County, New York and the Italian immigrant farmers,
whose onion farms made New York the Onion Capital of the United
States. Desserts are welcomed for the reception following. Free
and open to the public.
Friday, October 27th at 6:30pm
Pizza & Movie Night: . The movie
is “Letters to Juliet” (English). The comedy, drama, romance
movie is about a young American who travels to Verona, Italy and
inspires a woman to travel to Italy in search of her long-lost
love. Cost is $5 for pizza and refreshments. Please make your
reservations by October 25th.
Sunday October 29th 11:30-5:00pm
We will represent Italy at the 45th Annual Festival of Nations,
being held on October 29, at the Empire State
Plaza Convention Center. We will be selling Italian food, have a
gift and promotion booth and provide Italian entertainment.
Please buy your admission and raffle tickets from us. Adults are
$5.00 and children are $2.00. The Chair is Nancy Macy.
Spring Museum hours (April/May) Mon., Thur. & Fri.
from 11 am to 2 pm. Sat. & Sun. from 12 noon to 3 pm
June Museum hours Monday, Thursday & Friday 11:-2:00
Saturday & Sunday 12:00noon to 3:00
July & August Museum hours Monday, Thursday & Friday
11:-2:00 Saturday 12:00noon to 3:00
September 1st to December 31st. our hours are: Mon. Thur. and
Friday 11 am to 2 pm . Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon to 3
January 1st to March 31st the museum will only be open on
Friday 11am-2pm. & Saturday. from 12 noon to 3 pm and by appointment.
If you are coming from a distance always call ahead,
435-1979 to see if the museum is closed due to the
The museum will be closed on Sunday
during July and August.
Open by advance appointment outside of
If your coming a distance please call ahead to see if we
will be open the day you wish to visit, since our staff are
Bus Tours Welcomed Please Call to Arrange Day and Time |
We are closed on all