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The Oxford Historical Society
Oxford Historical Society &
The Museum will be open each Thursday from May 6th through October 7th, from
1:00 - 3:00 pm.
The Oxford Historical Society is a private, non-profit educational and cultural
organization established in 1970, chartered in 1981, with about 100 members.
It's goal is to preserve and share Oxford's history with the community. The
Society collects, preserves and tells the story of Oxford's colorful past through
interesting museum exhibits, educational presentations, reference libraries,
photographs, and collections of local artifacts. Some of the fascinating materials
documenting life in Oxford are: local Rail Road (O & W and D L & W)
antiquities, Oxford Academy memorabilia, and Civil War relics to name a few
of the items (over a hundred years old) that can be seen there. The museum
was recently honored, to receive and display, the spectacular Fred Stevens'
Native American arrow points and other artifacts collection as well. These
rare items are from the four Warn Pond historic sites. All of this and more
can be seen at the Oxford Historical Museum, housed in an authentic Railroad
Current Oxford Historical Society Executive Committee Officers (2013):
Saturdays 9 - 12PM Oxford Farmers' Market in LaFayette Park. Sept. 26, in the Bandstand, Hammerle Hill Fiddlers from McDonough!
Now-thru-Nov. 21, Art from the Impish Grin Exhibit -Cynthia and Jared Gorman at 6 On The Square.
Sept. 25, 7:30 PM Seth Glier Trio at 6 On The Square.
Sept. 27, 2-4 PM New York Harvest Fundraiser a tasty fundraiser at 6 On The Square. Sample the bounty of local foods, wines, and beers to support 6OTS programming.
Sept. 29, 7 PM Drumming Circle at 6 On The Square.
Thursdays at 6:30 PM, Rotary Club Meeting (every Thurs.) at American Legion Post #376.
Oct. 3, 7:30 PM The Grand Slambovians at 6 On The Square.
Oct. 3, noon-3 PM, Thank You Veterans Luncheon at Legion Post 376 sponsored by Chenango County ALA. Free soup and sandwich for vets; guest speakers; certificates; etc.
Oct. 3 & 17, Nov. 7 & 21, 7:30 PM, Karaoke at Legion Post 376. Open to public. (1st & 3rd Saturday/mo.)
Oct. 11, 7 PM David Francey at 6 On The Square.
Oct. 24, 7:30 PM Christine DeLeon at 6 On The Square.
Oct. 31, 8 PM Brooks Williams at 6 On The Square.
Nov. 7, 7:30 PM Ellis Paul and Peter Mulvey at 6 On The Square.
Nov. 11, 2015, 10 AM, OIDC meets (every 2nd Wednesday, quarterly in Feb., May, Aug., & Nov.) at Village Hall.
Nov. 21, 7:30 PM Rockwood Ferry at 6 On The Square.
2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 7 PM, Lions Club Meeting at Fred's Inn Restaurant.
Thursdays "Trapshooting Thursdays" at the Oxford Rod & Gun Club. Check with them for scheduled times.
3rd Mon/month, 7 PM, A.L. Legionnaires Meet at Legion Post 376.
2nd Mon/month; new time!, 6:30 PM, AL Auxiliary Unit 376 meets at Legion Post 376. (No mtg in Jan, July, Aug.)
1st Wed/monthly, 7:00 PM, American Legion's SAL Meets at Post 376. (Not in Jan. or Feb.).
2nd Saturday/month, 5-7 PM, Second Saturday Spaghetti Dinner at St. Paul's Church./em>