Kuyahoora Valley Historical Society

P.O. Box 455
7435 Main Street
Newport, NY 13416
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March 30, 2015, 7:00 p.m. at the West Canada Valley Central School, High School Cafeteria, 5447 NYS Rt. 28, Newport, NY.
     The program will be "Duck and Cover - The Cold War and its Effects in the Kuyahoora Valley." The main speaker will be retired Strategic Air Command Navigator Robert H. Voelcker, who was stationed at Griffis Air Force Base during "Operation Looking Glass," which kept planes with nuclear warheads in the air 24/7 for 30 years. The program will include a visit to the bomb shelter in the basement of the school.

May 18, 2015, The Kuyahoora Valley Historical Society will help the Village of Poland celebrate their quasquicentennial.
      Details to be announced.

July 27, 2014, Annual Picnic at 6:00 p.m.
     Please join us for our annual covered dish picnic at 6:00 p.m. Bring a dish to share, your table service, and lawn chairs. At 7:00 p.m. there will be a guest speaker.

August 2014, Annual field trip.
      Location to be announced. A sign-up sheet for this field trip will be available at the May meeting.

September 28, 2014, 7:00 p.m.
     Program to be announced.

November 30, 2014, 7:00 p.m. in Newport. Details to be announced.
      The plans are for a historic house tour in Newport, NY.

December 2014. Date to be posted. Christmas Cookie Sale at M&T Bank, Bridge Street in Newport
     The bake sale is usually held from 9:00a.m. until all of the holiday cookies have gone to someone's home for the holidays. Members bake and sell Christmas cookies by the pound to benefit the Kuyahoora Valley Historical Society's projects.

KVHS Board Meetings
     KVHS Board Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of January, February, March, May, July, September, and November at the Newport History Center, 7435 Main Street, Newport, NY. (directions). All KVHS members are welcome to attend. Please call or email to confirm the time and that the meeting will be held (esp. in the winter months).

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