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SARATOGA TRUNK TOUR DATES

SARATOGA TRUNK TOUR DATES

The Saratoga Trunk Tour Рa Saratoga love story!  Based on the novel by Edna Ferber Follow your guide Kathy Totten as she takes you

June 12 Brown Bag Lunch Lecture

The backbone of the racing industry is the community of workers who work within the backstretch of thoroughbred racetracks: its trainers, assistant trainers, grooms, hot

Patterson Spring photo courtesy of the Saratoga Springs History Museum

Down in the Valley: Exploring the Gut

Saratoga Springs was made up of many ethnic districts. One of the most interesting is known as “The Gut” or “The Valley”, an area east

Photo courtesy of the Saratoga Springs History Museum

March 13th Brown Bag Lunch Lecture

Join librarian Dan Hubs and Irish fiddler Frank Orsini for a biographical survey of the life of John Morrissey. Born in poverty in Ireland, Morrissey

Join us for First Night Saratoga 2014!

Join us for First Night Saratoga 2014!

Featuring: C.C. Vagadonds at 6:00, 7:00 and 8:00 PM Dour Irving Project at 9:00, 10:00 and 11:00 PM ¬†Fireworks at midnight!        

June 13th Brown Bag Lunch Lecture, “Armchair Tour of Saratoga Trunk”

On June 13th, the final installment of the 2013 Spring Series of the Brown Bag Lunch Program will focus on the popular novel, hit movie,

Brown Bag Lunch

Dunson, War Horse Program, & Gettysburg with Doubleday Mr. Post wrote the book, “Soldiers of Saratoga County: From Concord to Kabul” (2010, The History Press),

The Sanford Stud Farm was originally known as Hurricanna Stock Farm. Image provided by the Saratoga Springs Public Library's History Room

March 14th: Sanford Stud Farm

Join us for the first of our 2013 Spring Brown Bag Lunch Series with guest lecturer, Sam Hildebrandt, Jr. His talk will center on Sanford

June 14 Brown Bag Lunch

In our final Spring Brown Bag Lunch lecture, Gloria May, a local-history enthusiast, will share pictures and stories of the many notable Saratoga residents who