Sparkling Holiday Decorations at the Roe Jan Historical Society

 

In the spirit of the holidays, the Roeliff Jansen Historical Society will be lighting their traditional

tree on the grounds and decorating the Museum's charming exterior with

wreaths, lights and garlands.

  Stay safe this holiday season, and be sure to stroll or drive by the Roeliff Jansen Historical Society Museum

at 8 Miles Road, Copake Falls, N.Y. Lighted decorations will be on view evenings

from December 6th to January 6th.

Pandemics of the Past and Present:
Remembering the Resilience of the Roe Jan Region

The Roe Jan Historical Society has designed an online interactive “Memory Book” on our brand new website, as a way of collecting stories from the time of the COVID-19 pandemic.. Learn about pandemics of the past. Read and share your own stories and those from your community about living through the current pandemic.

We are all historians now!

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THE RJHS PROUDLY PRESENTS A TWO PART VIDEO DOCUMENTARY 

Created by Julia Brandi and Marilyn Herrington

The Oral History Project Documentary
HILLSDALE: "Our Story" & "Portraits"

Interviews with a diverse group of long time Hillsdale residents that capture their unique and fascinating first hand stories of daily life, places and the people they experienced and knew through the years. A Must See Video!

SEE OUR NEW
COLLECTIONS PAGE

See the photo archive of Hillsdale's prominent and very old Van Deusen Family; production stills of the Last Basket Maker by filmmakers Jack and Helen Ofield. More added often!

 

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Special thanks to Consolidated Communications for providing wireless internet access at the RJHS!

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8 Miles Road

Copake Falls, NY