Van Cortlandtville Historical Society - Where History Comes Alive


  
97 YEARS AND GOING STRONG
 The Van Cortlandtville
Historical Society
Be sure to be a part of another exciting year of exceptional guest speakers and additional surprises and special events.      
                                     
                   
 
The Van Cortlandtville Historical Society will host an OPEN HOUSE ON THE FIRST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH, from 2 to 4 p.m., at The Little Red Schoolhouse, 297 Locust Avenue, Cortlandt Manor, New York. 
                                          This event is open free to the public.............

Visitors will be given a guided tour of the 19-century one-room schoolhouse, which until the mid-1970s was still functioning as part of the Lakeland Central School District.  The schoolroom and adjoining meeting room of the Society has books, photographs and classroom items dating back to that early era.   
Light refreshments will be available.
 
The Little Red Schoolhouse is located at the north end of Locust Avenue next to Old Saint Peter’s Church and cemetery, just south of Oregon Road in the Town of Cortlandt. 
For more information:  Visit www.vancort.net; or, call (914) 736-7868.
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                        OPEN HOUSE PROGRAM 
      IS THE FIRST SUNDAY OF  EVERY MONTH 2-4 PM  
             October will be the last open house for the year
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IMPORTANT UPCOMING SPEAKERS AND SPECIAL EVENTS:
                     
  ALL MEMBERS ARE ASKED TO  PLEASE ATTEND THIS VERY  IMPORTANT PROGRAM                          
              
   SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2018 AT 2:30
                     The Old Van Cortlandtville Cemetery Association
and The Van Cortlandtville Historical Society invite you to

 HONOR A HERO

BY COMMEMORATING THE 200 ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH OF REVOLUTIONARY WAR PATRIOT JOHN PAULDING
2:30 pm SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2018

Cortlandt Town Hall, 1 Heady St. Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.


The Program features historical background by John Curran and a play, “Captor in Question,” with Sean Grady and Gary Petagine .


The Program continues at the Paulding Monument located in the Old Cemetery
•Reception follows at the Little Red Schoolhouse
•Free and Open to the Public
•Donations are Appreciated    





Parking at the Old Cemetery and the Schoolhouse, 297 Locust Avenue, Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567

for more information call Norman Kropf (914) 739-4841 or www.vancort.net  
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JOIN US ON SATURDAYOCTOBER, 20, 2018, 2:00 P.M. 
                The Van Cortlandtville Historical Society
                                      is proud to present

       ANTHONY MUSSO, AUTHOR AND HISTORIAN HIDDEN TREASURES OF THE HUDSON VALLEY, VOL.3








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