The Oswego County Historical to Host a Lecture on Life of St. Marianne Cope and Her Time in Oswego

Oswego – The Oswego County Historical Society will host a lecture entitled “A Saint Amongst Us: The Life of St. Marianne Cope” on Sunday, October 21 at 1:30 p.m. at the St. Marianne Cope Hall behind St. Peter’s Church at 83 E. Albany St. The event is free and open to the public. The guest speaker will be Kristin Barrett-Anderson, Director of the St. Marianne Cope Shrine & Museum,...
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Mexico Point Park’s Concert/Fireworks will be Bigger and Better

Magician Paul Antonio, Ghanaian Drumming, songstress Emalee Herrington, Mexico Brass, and Fritz’s Polka Band followed by up-close and personal fireworks by Young Explosives will all be part of Mexico Point Park’ s annual free Lakeside Concert and Fireworks on Sunday, July 8, starting at 1 pm.  All new this year, from 1 to 8, will be a Craft Fair sponsored by the Mexico Chamber of Commerce....
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“Last Post” Lantern Tours of Fort Ontario to begin July 4th

AmeriCorps staffer Victoria Marks will lead themed lantern tours of Fort Ontario State Historic Site on Wednesday nights from July 4th to August 30th, 2018. The “Last Post” Lantern Tours will feature descriptions of the history, myths, and legends of who, how, why, and where hundreds of officers, soldiers, civilians, and Native American died at Fort Ontario since 1755. Tours will begin inside...
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Learn About Nature’s Bountiful Harvest at Mexico Point Park

The Native Americans and early settlers knew how to survive without supermarkets and fast food outlets and so can you. Shopping in nature’s market is easy if you know where to look and how to use what is available. Be part of the “Field to Fork” movement and learn what wild things you can eat – for free. Think about it… with wild edible there is no GMO and/or additive issues. Nancy...
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Butterfly Project Opens This Weekend

CNY Arts Center’s ambitious Butterfly Project, 15,000 Butterflies for 15,000 children, has surpassed its goal by nearly 3,000, and will launch the Butterfly exhibit with the opening of the play that prompted the project to begin with, I Never Saw another Butterfly. The play runs May 11-20 with Friday and Saturdays at 7 pm and Sundays at 3 pm at the Arts Center located at 11 River Glen Dr. on...
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Public Education Event On Lake Ontario Planned

From OswegoCountyToday.com https://oswegocountytoday.com/public-education-event-on-lake-ontario-planned/ ALTMAR – The American Wildlife Conservation Foundation will co-sponsor a free public education program on “Lake Ontario” on May 24 at 6:30 p.m. at the Salmon River Fish Hatchery, Altmar. Presentations will include: The Piping Plover (a threatened and endangered bird), conducted by Dr....
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