Events

Upcoming Events

2019 Heritage Day at the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum

2019 Heritage Day at the SINM
Dates:
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Join the new Onöhsagwë:de’ Cultural Center and Seneca-Iroquois National Museum for a day of Seneca Heritage!  Celebrate the rich heritage of the Seneca-Iroquois people and learn some of their customs, see their traditional clothing, and experience their dance.  There will be artists and craftors demonstrating and selling their work, an Atlatl competition, Traditional Foods contest, Storytelling, Traditional Dancing, local groups fundraisers, and Robert Griffing

Flag Day Celebration at Cadiz Cemetery

2019 Cadiz Flag Day Celebration
Dates:
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

The Ischua Valley Historical Society will host The Fifth Annual Cadiz Flag Day event on Sunday, June 9th at the Cadiz Cemetery.  The Ischua Valley Historical Society invites the public to join in celebrating our flag and remembering the sacrifices made by many in Her honor.  The public is invited to share in the festivities that will begin with a community picnic at noon. 

2019 Cattaraugus County Museum Day

2019 Cattaraugus County Museum Day
Dates:
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Dive into the many museums scattered throughout Cattaraugus County on June 15th, 2019 – “Cattaraugus County Museum Day” to uncover exhibits that display our towns and villages Historic paths through time.  Learn local history and the ongoing stories of your community, the landscapes surrounding you, and the United States as a whole.  Feel the connection as you find your own Historic Path on Cattaraugus County Museum Day, part of the NYS Path Through History Weekend. 

Summer at the Stone House: Bent Brass Ensemble

2019 Summer at the Stone House Bent Brass Ensemble
Dates:
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on June 27th!  The Bent Brass Ensemble will be playing Music of the WWI Era.   All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public.  They start at 7pm and typically last an hour. 

For more information on this event please visit https://www.facebook.com/CattaraugusCountyMuseum.

Juneteenth Celebration with the African American Center for Cultural Development

Juneteenth Celebration in Olean 2019
Dates:
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm

Join the African American Center for Cultural Development in a Juneteenth Celebration!  Lots of different happenings to commemorate African American freedom and emphasize education and achievement. As always, there will be delicous food to enjoy!  This will be held at the Bethany Lutheran Church as the AACCD is still raising funds for their new home!

Summer at the Stone House: Linda Hunter

2019 Summer at the Stone House Linda Hunter
Dates:
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 8th!  Linda Hunter, quilting instructor, lecturer, consultant, and appraiser, will be giving a presentation on Quilts: Past & Present. 

All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public.  They start at 7pm and typically last an hour.   For more information on this event please visit https://www.facebook.com/CattaraugusCountyMuseum/

Summer at the Stone House: Allen Hopkins

2019 Summer at the Stone House Allen Hopkins
Dates:
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 22nd!  Allen Hopkins, musician, will be presenting Cowboy Songs.  He plays American traditional, Celtic instrumental, a bit of Yiddish, blues, bluegrass, old timey, and contemporary. With varying degrees of expertise, he can handle guitar, banjo, mandolins of all sizes, Autoharp, English concertina, harmonica, bass (acoustic and electric), Dobro, Appalachian dulcimer, ukulele, and other odd instruments from tiple to kalimba.

Amish Folk Art Classes with Leon Historical Society

Amish Folk Art Class with Leon Historical Society
Dates:
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Learn by doing!  Join in an Amish Folk Art Class, with history of American and Amish quilting.  Presented by the Leon Historical Society and Museum, you can make a traditional pattern quilt block with Amish and English instructors.  In September's class, you will learn how to make and quilt the Ohio Star in a Mug-Rug set.

Amish Folk Art Classes with Leon Historical Society

Amish Folk Art Class with Leon Historical Society
Dates:
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Learn by doing!  Join in an Amish Folk Art Class, with history of American and Amish quilting.  Presented by the Leon Historical Society and Museum, you can make a traditional pattern quilt block with Amish and English instructors.  In October's class, you will learn how to make and quilt a 9 Patch Tote Bag, or Dresden Wreath.