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Most programs will be held in the Decker Community Room of the Broome County Public Library, 185 Court St., Binghamton, AND offered concurrently on Zoom and Facebook Live. For those attending in person in the Decker Community Room, coffee, tea and cookies will be available at 6:30PM. Programs begin at 6:45PM. Note that March, May and June programs will be held elsewhere, see below.

UPCOMING PROGRAMS

 

October 19 

NEW YORK'S FRONTIER IN THE 18TH CENTURY - by George Cummings

Attend the Live Program at the Decker Room, Broome County Library

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November 16

HOW THE SCOTS CHANGED GREATER BINGHAMTON - Frank Gilroy

January 18, 2023

HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF KIRKWOOD - Karen Ferguson

HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF MAINE - Sue Lisk

February 15

A HISTORY AND PHOTO TOUR OF 4 ABANDONED LOCAL LANDMARKS - Roger Luther

March 15

THE TRAGEDY OF THE SALT BABIES - Brian Frey

(Note: This program will be held at WSKG Studios)

April 19

200TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE TOWN OF VESTAL - Margaret Hadsell

May 17

THE HISTORY OF ENDICOTT - Ted Warner

(Note: This program will be held at the Endicott History and Heritage Center, 40 Washington Ave, Endicott and includes a tour of the Endicott Johnson and IBM Collections)

June 21

THE HISTORY OF ROUNDTOP, 1000 A.D. TO THE PRESENT - Dolores Elliott and Gerry Smith

(Note: This program will be held at Roundtop Picnic Area, Sunrise Pavilion, Endicott)

WATCH VIDEOS OF PREVIOUS PROGRAMS

RIVER ARKS AND LOG RAFTS

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THE KU KLUX KLAN IN BROOME AND TIOGA COUNTIES

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THE TAKING OF CANNONSVILLE

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THE EARLY HISTORY OF BINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY

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THE BINGHAMTON CLOTHING COMPANY FACTORY FIRE IN 1913

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THE HISTORY RAILROADS IN BROOME COUNTY

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THE HISTORY OF THE MYTERIOUS STONE PILES

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THE HISTORY OF COLESVILLE ON ITS 200th ANNIVERSARY

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THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ROD SERLING

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SPANNING TIME 2

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BINGHAMTON'S FOOD HISTORY

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THE MYSTERIOUS FRENCH TRACT IN VESTAL AND BINGHAMTON

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DEAD MEN WALKING - A Virtual Tour of Binghamton's Spring Forest Cemetery

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ABEL BENNETT HISTORIC TRACT - A Virtual Walking Tour

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FOLLOW THE NORTH STAR - The Underground Railroads in the Southern Tier

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CASTLE ON THE HILL - A History & Virtual Tour of the New York State Asylum at Binghamton

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SPANNING TIME - Stories Ripped from the Pages of the Newspaper

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FORGOTTEN BROOME - A Tribute to Special Places of the Past

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PUBCRAWL THROUGH HISTORY - 200 Years of Beer in the Tier

A history of brewing and speakeasies in the Southern Tier, on the 100th anniversary of prohibition.

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