Dryden Town Historical Society, Tompkins County, New York

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BARNS OF NEW YORK: RURAL ARCHITECTURE IN THE EMPIRE STATE

Sunday, October 26th

2 – 4 pm at Dryden Village Hall

Presentation by the author, Cynthia Falk

This program is part of Historic Ithaca’s, “Book Talk” series, sponsored jointly by DTHS.

Barns of New York 10-26-14

 

ANNUAL DTHS PIE SALE

Saturday, November 1st, 9am ‘til gone

1st National Bank, Main St., Dryden 

Come early, these pies and bread sell quickly.

Always a huge variety of the best homemade pies and breads made by historical society bakers.

 

ANTIQUE DRYDEN QUILT FUNDRAISER

Lettie Burch antique quilt Fundraiser.  This lovely antique quilt made by Lettie Burch more than 100 years ago was donated by Joan Watros.

Donation Tickets are $5.00 each or 3 tickets for $10.00.  The drawing will be December 13th.  Tickets can be purchased at the Homestead Harvest Festival and on Saturdays at the Southworth House.
All proceeds benefit the Southworth Homestead.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Welcome to the Dryden Town Historical Society. We are located in the village of Dryden, at 14 North Street, 10 miles from both Ithaca and Cortland.

We have new programs and exhibits monthly. Please stop in and chat with our staff and docents, and enjoy this wonderful opportunity to learn about the history of Dryden.

For a future DTHS program on Memorable Characters in the Town of Dryden, we would like to include, Florence Montgomery Southworth, John H Southworth, and Rebecca Southworth Simpson.  If you have stories or memories to add, please let the program committee know.

UPCOMING EVENTS (See “Events” tab for more details)

 

HOLIDAY WORKSHOP

Saturday, December 6

10am – 1pm, Southworth Homestead

Saturday is Dryden Village Holiday Tree Lighting day. DTHS will offer a workshop making unique handmade ornaments at the Southworth Home-stead. Free and open to all ages.

 

HOLLY TOUR 

Sunday, December 7th, 1 – 4PM

Visit historic Dryden homes decorated for the holiday. Reception after.
Tickets $10.00

Address

14 North Street
P.O. Box 69
Dryden, NY 13053

Contact

607-844-9209
drydennyhistory@gmail.com

Hours

Saturday, 10am - 1pm
Or by appointment

drawing by Cynthia Cantu

Mailing List

Send an email to drydennyhistory@gmail.com to be kept informed of upcoming events.