Listen Live - WSKG
NPR News and Classical music.
Listen Live - WSQX
Breaking news, with some weekend jazz.
Loading Events

Upcoming Events › History

Events Search and Views Navigation

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events Search

October 2018

Science Cabaret Presents: The Fast and the Furnace

October 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
The Cherry Artspace, 102 Cherry St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Senior lecturer and research associate Francis Vanek, Ph.D., in Cornell's School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and HeatSmart Tompkins program director Jonathan Comstock, Ph.D., will talk about "Beneficial Electrification" at a Science Cabaret program entitled “The Fast and the Furnace”, doors at 6:30pm. This conversation will be firing on all cylinders as presenters discuss the race for beneficial electrification. Are you a spectator or have you joined the race? Join us to learn more about how fast and efficient alternative…

Find out more »

Vestal Time Capsule By Zorawar Sidhu

October 27 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Vestal Museum, 328 Vestal Parkway West
Vestal, NY 13850 United States
+ Google Map

Zorawar Sidhu is a Vestal Graduate and practicing artist in New York City. His work will display at time capsule like atmosphere at the Vestal Museum as he wraps the windows with scenes from images of the past. The opening reception will be Saturday October 27 from 12-3. Zorawar will give an artist talk at 1:00 pm.

Find out more »

Ithaca City Cemetery Tours

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Ithaca City Cemetery, Cornell Avenue Entrance
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
$6 – $65

Learn about the Ithaca City Cemetery’s evolution from village burying ground to Victorian garden of the dead. Enjoy the sweeping views and champion trees that make the cemetery a favorite spot for the living, while getting to know the famous and infamous residents and the stories they have to tell. As always, cider and donuts will be served. Please dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes as the tour will take place rain, shine, or snow.

Find out more »

Ithaca City Cemetery Tours

October 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Ithaca City Cemetery, Cornell Avenue Entrance
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
$6 – $65

Learn about the Ithaca City Cemetery’s evolution from village burying ground to Victorian garden of the dead. Enjoy the sweeping views and champion trees that make the cemetery a favorite spot for the living, while getting to know the famous and infamous residents and the stories they have to tell. As always, cider and donuts will be served. Please dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes as the tour will take place rain, shine, or snow.

Find out more »

Ithaca City Cemetery Tours

October 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Ithaca City Cemetery, Cornell Avenue Entrance
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
$6 – $65

Learn about the Ithaca City Cemetery’s evolution from village burying ground to Victorian garden of the dead. Enjoy the sweeping views and champion trees that make the cemetery a favorite spot for the living, while getting to know the famous and infamous residents and the stories they have to tell. As always, cider and donuts will be served. Please dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes as the tour will take place rain, shine, or snow.

Find out more »

A Brief Survey of the History of Life – Dr. Robert Ross

October 29 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Museum of the Earth, 1259 Trumansburg Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
Free

From the first suggestions of life in the Precambrian through the present, take in this broad perspective of the History of Life on Earth. Part of the Museum of the Earth's History of Life Lecture Series.Our History of Life series explores the diversification of life throughout our planet’s 4 billion year journey. Taught by top educators from the Paleontological Research Institution, this is a fun and informative introduction to the many facets of life and its evolution on Earth.

Find out more »

November 2018

Rose Hill Mansion by Candlelight

November 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Rose Hill Mansion, 3373 Route 96A
Geneva, NY 14456
+ Google Map
$10

On Saturday, November 3, 2018, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., the Geneva Historical Society will open Rose Hill Mansion to visitors after dark. Experience the house as the Swan family and their servants would have at night, in (electric) candlelight and without a guide. Go at your own pace to explore the first floor of the mansion and spend more time in your favorite rooms. Get a sense of life in the era before electric light. Tour guides will be…

Find out more »

Plant Diversity in the Tertiary – Dr. Elizabeth Hermsen

November 5 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Museum of the Earth, 1259 Trumansburg Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Join Dr. Elizabeth Hermsen to explore the emergence of plant life as well as the spectacular diversity of flora in the Tertiary. Part of the Museum of the Earth's History of Life Lecture Series.Our History of Life series explores the diversification of life throughout our planet’s 4 billion year journey. Taught by top educators from the Paleontological Research Institution, this is a fun and informative introduction to the many facets of life and its evolution on Earth.

Find out more »

Arms Race in the Sea – Dr. Gregory Deitl

November 12 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Museum of the Earth, 1259 Trumansburg Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
Free

As marine life dominates, competition spurs the evolution of impressive species beneath the surface. Part of the Museum of the Earth's History of Life Lecture Series.Our History of Life series explores the diversification of life throughout our planet’s 4 billion year journey. Taught by top educators from the Paleontological Research Institution, this is a fun and informative introduction to the many facets of life and its evolution on Earth.

Find out more »

Screening of ‘Native America’ at the Rockwell Museum

November 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Rockwell Museum, 111 Cedar St
Corning, NY 14830 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Space is limited – advance registration is encouraged! Walk-ins welcome on a first come, first served basis, space permitting. WSKG and The Rockwell Museum present NATIVE AMERICA, Nature to Nations, the second episode in the new four-part PBS series that challenges everything we thought we knew about the Americas before and since contact with Europe. The Native American Council of Corning Incorporated is partnering with us for this event in recognition of Native American Heritage Month. Following the screening, traditional…

Find out more »

Vertebrate Evolution and the Secrets of the Skull – Dr. Warren Allmon

November 19 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Museum of the Earth, 1259 Trumansburg Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
Free

An in-depth look at our Secrets of the Skull exhibit and the history of vertebrate life on earth. Part of the Museum of the Earth's History of Life Lecture Series.Our History of Life series explores the diversification of life throughout our planet’s 4 billion year journey. Taught by top educators from the Paleontological Research Institution, this is a fun and informative introduction to the many facets of life and its evolution on Earth.

Find out more »

March 2019

Freedom Bound

March 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Clemens Center, 207 Clemens Center Parkway,
Elmira, NY 14901 United States
+ Google Map
$5

A Clemens Center Mary Tripp Marks School-Time Series production performed by Baylin Artists/Mad River Theater Works Freedom Bound is an original play with music that tells the tale of the most important incident in the history of the Underground Railroad in Ohio. The show follows the story of Addison White, a slave who escaped from Kentucky and traveled the Railroad north to the small town of Mechanicsburg, OH. There, he was befriended by a farmer named Udney Hyde. He lived…

Find out more »
+ Export Events