Edmeston, NY 13335

General Announcment

Edmeston Museum’s Hours Extended

The summer hours at the Edmeston Museum were so successful that they will be continued throughout the fall and winter.   The museum will be open the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month, 9 a.m. to 12n along with the 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Located at 1 North Street, […]


Visit the Edmeston Museum before the End of Summer

As the unofficial ending to the summer nears and the start of school begins, consider visit to the Edmeston Museum.   We’ll be open Saturday, September 1st, and on Labor Day, September 3rd, 9 a.m. to 12n.   Previous visitors have commented on the vast number of artifacts we have…from old farming equipment to souvenirs brought home from WWII […]


INVITATION FOR BIDS – Municipal Pool Improvement Project

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to Article 5A of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York that sealed bids are sought by THE TOWN OF EDMESTON, NEW YORK For: MUNICIPAL POOL IMPROVEMENT PROJECT Contract # TE1-G-17 – General Contract # TE1-E-17 – Electrical Sealed bids will be received by the Town Clerk, […]


Little House in the Big Woods Bookclub Update

The first session of the Edmeston Museum book club ended with participants making butter.   We didn’t use a churn like they did in Little House in the Big Woods but rather used jelly jars.   It was so-o-o easy.   In a clean jar, put 1/2 cup heavy cream, 1 teaspoon honey and 2 clean round marbles.   […]


Edmeston Water District#1 Meter Census

Over the next few months our water inspector, Mark Arnold will be conducting a review of the Edmeston Water District #1’s metered/un-metered and flat rate accounts to determine meter eligibility.  Most flat rate accounts will be phased out and converted to metered or un-metered. Mark Arnold is employed by the Town of Edmeston and will […]


Museum Agricultural Display

As local farmers work to get the hay in, it is interesting to compare farming practices of today with those from yester-year.    The Edmeston Museum has a whole room devoted to past agricultural tools from the 1820s to the 1840s.   There is also a separate display on local dairy cooperatives.   Join us at the […]


Edmeston Museum Open for Father’s Day

The Edmeston Museum will be open Father’s Day, June 17th, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Come see the barber shop, complete with community bathtub!!   There are a variety farm tools from the mid-1800s including wooden sap spigots.  There will be door prizes for the first 5 visitors — for yourself or perfect for passing on […]


Summer Book Clubs at Museum

The Edmeston Museum will be offering two separate book clubs for students transitioning out of Third, Fourth or Fifth grade. Students may attend one or both book clubs. There is no cost. Session 1 – July 17 and 24 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Edmeston Museum The Little House In the Big Woods […]


Annual Water Quality Report for 2017

You can view the entire   Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for 2017


Museum is Open for Memorial Day!

Edmeston has a full and rich history of service to our country.   Please consider a visit to the Edmeston Museum on Memorial Day.   It will be open on Monday, May 28th from 9am -12pm.   Along with other exhibits, we have a military room that has information, artifacts and photographs that go from the Revolutionary […]


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