Special Events

Gala Auction Online Preview

June 1 — July 25, 2015

Get a sneak peek at the Adirondack items that will be auctioned to support the museum during our Benefit Gala on Saturday, July 25 - including an antique George & Bliss guideboat!

Artisan-In-Residence: Cynthia Rice

July 1-4, 2015

Part of our Artisan-In-Residence program

Outdoor Photography Workshops

July 1-5, 2015

with photographer Tom Dwyer

Basketmaker-In-Residence: Robin Lazore

July 4-7, 2015

Part of our Basketmaker-In-Residence program

"Life Speeds Up: Robert Fulton and a Changing New York"

July 6, 2015

Part of our Monday Evening Lecture Series

Artisan-In-Residence: Doug Moody

July 8-11, 2015

Part of our Artisan-In-Residence program

Traditional Paddle Making Workshop

July 10, 2015

with craftsman Caleb Davis

Basketmaker-In-Residence: Ann Mitchell

July 11-14, 2015

Part of our Basketmaker-In-Residence program

"Picture This: Adirondack Photographers Share Their Images and Stories"

July 13, 2015

Part of our Monday Evening Lecture Series

Artisan-In-Residence: Cynthia Rice

July 15-18, 2015

Part of our Artisan-In-Residence program

Adirondack History Challenge

July 17-19, 2015

Take the Blue Mountain House Quest during Adirondack History Challenge weekend at the Adirondack Museum!

Member Appreciation Day

July 18, 2015

Enjoy curator led tours, a members' only 30% off sale in the Museum Store, and the Made in the Adirondacks Fair! Tour Camp Pine Knot, St. Williams on Long Point, enjoy a fine meal while cruising Raquette Lake on the W.W. Durant.

2015 Made in the Adirondacks Fair

July 18, 2015

A day-long celebration of locally made and inspired arts, crafts, stories, and songs

Basketmaker-In-Residence: Carrie Hill

July 18-21, 2015

Part of our Basketmaker-In-Residence program

Traditional Paddle Making Workshop

July 19, 2015

with craftsman Caleb Davis

"Anne LaBastille: Woodswoman, Ecologist, Author, Friend"

July 20, 2015

Part of our Monday Evening Lecture Series

Adult-Sized Packbasket Workshop

July 21, 2015

with craftswoman Shea Farrell Carr

Artisan-In-Residence: Matthew Gregson

July 22-25, 2015

Part of our Artisan-In-Residence program

Mohawk Fancy Basket Workshop

July 22, 2015

with craftswoman Carrie Hill

Traditional Paddle Making Workshop

July 24, 2015

with craftsman Caleb Davis

Basketmaker-In-Residence: Ann Mitchell

July 25-28, 2015

Part of our Basketmaker-In-Residence program

2015 Benefit Gala & Harold K. Hochschild Award Presentation

July 25, 2015

A magical Adirondack evening

"Perennial Gardening in the Adirondacks: Hardy Plants for a Harsh Climate"

July 27, 2015

Part of our Monday Evening Lectures Series

Members' Tour of Stillwater Reservoir and Norridgewock Lodge

July 29, 2015

Members-only boat tour of the remote reservoir, with lunch at the Norridgewock Lodge (SOLD OUT)

Artisan-In-Residence: Anne Diggory

July 29 — August 1, 2015

Part of our Artisan-In-Residence program

Stained Glass Workshop

July 29, 2015

with artist Peggy Wadecki (SOLD OUT)

Traditional Paddle Making Workshop

July 31, 2015

with craftsman Caleb Davis

Focus on the Adirondacks Photography Expo

August 1, 2015

A day of photo-fun at the Adirondack Museum, including talks by professionals, tips for aspiring photographers, and history of photography as an art in the Adirondacks.

Basketmaker-In-Residence: Carrie Hill

August 1-4, 2015

Part of our Basketmaker-In-Residence program

"Painting the Adirondacks with Artistic License: Then and Now"

August 3, 2015

Part of our Monday Evening Lecture Series.

Artisan-In-Residence: Rhea Costello

August 5-8, 2015

Part of our Artisan-In-Residence program

Traditional Paddle Making Workshop

August 7, 2015

with craftsman Caleb Davis

Basketmaker-In-Residence: Sheila Ransom

August 8-11, 2015

Part of our Basketmaker-In-Residence program

"Ellen Phelan's Kenjockety"

August 10, 2015

Part of our Monday Evening Lecture Series.

Member Appreciation Day

August 14, 2015

Enjoy curator led tours and a members' only 30% off sale in the Museum Store, and meet the Mountain Men! Tour Camp Pine Knot, St. Williams on Long Point, enjoy a fine meal while cruising Raquette Lake on the W.W. Durant,

Traditional Paddle Making Workshop

August 14, 2015

with craftsman Caleb Davis

American Mountain Men

August 14-15, 2015

Watch history unfold.

Basketmaker-In-Residence: Robin Lazore

August 15-18, 2015

Part of our Basketmaker-In-Residence program

"Archaeology in the Adirondacks"

August 17, 2015

Part of our Monday Evening Lecture Series.

Members' Tour of Stillwater Reservoir and Norridgewock Lodge

August 19, 2015

Members-only boat tour of the remote reservoir, with lunch at the Norridgewock Lodge

Artisan-In-Residence: Thomas Mowatt

August 19-22, 2015

Part of our Artisan-In-Residence program

Adult-Sized Packbasket Workshop

August 19, 2015

with craftswoman Shea Farrell Carr (SOLD OUT)

Traditional Paddle Making Workshop

August 21, 2015

with craftsman Caleb Davis

Basketmaker-In-Residence: Natasha Smoke Santiago

August 22-25, 2015

Part of our Basketmaker-In-Residence program

"Mohawk Basket Traditions"

August 24, 2015

Part of our Monday Evening Lecture Series

Artisan-In-Residence: Natasha Smoke Santiago

August 26-29, 2015

Part of our Artisan-In-Residence program

Rustic Birch-Bark Frame Workshop

August 26, 2015

with craftsman Bruce Wight

Traditional Paddle Making Workshop

August 28, 2015

with craftsman Caleb Davis

Iroquois (Haudenosaunee) Pottery Workshop

August 30, 2015

with Mohawk potter Natasha Smoke Santiago

Rustic Slab Bench or Table Workshop

September 9, 2015

with craftsman Bruce Wight

Hidden History Tours

September 11, 2015

Behind-the-scenes tours of the museum's Collections Study and Storage Center (CSSC)

2015 Rustic Furniture Fair

September 12-13, 2015

Unique interpretations of rustic found in handcrafted furniture, furnishings, and fine art

Hidden History Tours

September 18, 2015

Behind-the-scenes tours of the museum's Collections Study and Storage Center (CSSC)

2015 Antiques Show and Sale

September 19-20, 2015

Featuring noted dealers from around the U.S.

Members' Tour of Tahawus and the Deserted Village of Adirondac

September 26, 2015

Enjoy a members' only guided tour of the historic Tahawus and the village of Adirondac

2015 FallFest and Fiber Arts Fair

October 3, 2015

Fabulous fiber arts and autumn fun for the whole family!