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Oswego County Historical Society to Host Walking Tour of Montcalm Park Historic District in Oswego on September 15

OSWEGO — The Oswego County Historical Society will host a history walking tour of the Montcalm Park Historic District in Oswego on Sunday, September 15 at 1:30 p.m. The walking tour will be part of the yearly lecture series program. The Montcalm Park Historic District is the neighborhood that borders the Franklin Square Historic District in Oswego. The historic district surrounds the park...
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Saturday Arts Market debuts at CNY Arts Center

The Community Arts Center in Fulton announces a new Arts Market to run concurrent with the Farmer’s Market each Saturday in Fulton, from 9-noon on sunny Saturdays. Artists and art vendors are invited to apply for booth space at the new market to be held outside the Arts Center and on the sidewalk leading to the parking lot where the Farmer’s Market will be held. The Arts Center is located at 121...
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Free Kids’ Fishing Classes Held at Several Locations this Summer

OSWEGO COUNTY – Fishing guide Mike McGrath and author Spider Rybaak will hold several free fishing clinics for children again this summer. Children learn to fish for bass, carp and other species using live bait and lures. All bait and tackle are provided. Products are donated by Shakespeare, Berkley, Cortland Line Co. and Maruyku USA. Children of all ages are welcome and should be...
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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, organized...
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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. And,...
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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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