Cabin Fever Sundays Winter Lecture Series

OFFERED: January 8 — April 23, 2017

Scheduled Winter Sundays at 1:30 p.m.



This winter, don't let cabin fever win.

All lectures will be held in the Adirondack Museum Auditorium at 1:30 p.m. Admission is free for members, students, and children; $5 for non-members.


"Hidden Beneath Our Feet: the Deep History of the Adirondacks"
with Timothy Messner
Sunday, January 8, 2017


"Farrand Benedict: The Little Giant with Big Ideas"
with Mike Prescott
Sunday, January 22, 2017


"Neo-Homesteading in the Adirondack-North Country: Crafting a More Durable Landscape"
with Brett McLeoud
Sunday, February 5, 2017


"Kontiwennenha:wi — Carriers of the Word"
with the Akwesasane Women's Singers
Sunday, February 19, 2017


"Chipmunks: the Timber Tigers of the Adirondacks"
with Charlotte Demers
Sunday, March 5, 2017


"Balancing the Scales: Women in Adirondack History"
with Peggy Lynn
Sunday, March 19, 2017


"Artifactually Speaking: Collecting in the 21st Century"
with Laura Rice
Sunday, March 26, 2017


"Waters of the Adirondacks"
with Lorraine Duvall
Sunday, April 9, 2017


"Resort Hotels of the Adirondacks: The Architecture of Tourism and Related History, 1850 - 1950"
with Bryant Tolles
Sunday, April 23, 2017



The Adirondack Museum Store will remain open after Cabin Fever Sunday programs have ended. Find a unique variety of rustic Adirondack items, wilderness gift ideas, an extensive selection of books, locally produced foods, and more.


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Unable to attend one or more of these programs? Send us your questions for the presenters on Twitter, Facebook, or via email, and join the dialog from home!

Generously Sponsored By

New York State Council on the Arts