County Clerk » Songs of The Irish Brigade Concert

Presented by Veterans in a New Field and the Ulster County Civil War Roundtable Join the members of The Veterans in a New Field as they perform various songs of the Irish Brigade in the Civil War and songs of World War I. The Irish Brigade, consisting of mostly Irish Americans, served in the Union […]

County Clerk » Kingston Burned, 244 Years Ago Today

A Presentation and Encampment by the 1st Ulster Militia For a glimpse of 18th century life at the time of the American Revolution, join the 1st Ulster Militia for a day in the life of a militiaman.  There will be a presentation at noon by Hank Yost who will talk about the events leading up […]

County Clerk » A Recognition of Indigenous Peoples Day

Presented by Save Native Sites When the first Europeans arrived in Ulster County in the 1600’s, they found indigenous people called the Munsee living here. These Native Americans had occupied this area for hundreds of years, sustaining themselves by hunting, gathering, fishing and farming. By the late 1700’s most of these people were gone, driven […]

County Clerk » My Kingston Kids Red-K Reading Lounge at Persen House

The MKK Red-K Reading Lounge is a traveling and interactive program that provides diverse stories with all cultures in mind. The storytellers are interesting, exciting and informative about the books they choose to read. Today, join the storytellers as they read Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin and illustrated by […]

County Clerk » D&H Canal Historical Society at the Persen House

The D&H Canal Historical Society was established in 1966 to preserve, protect and perpetuate the unique history of the Delaware & Hudson Canal, particularly in Ulster County.  As part of fulfilling its mission, the Society operates a museum and maintains the Five Locks Walk, a National Historic Landmark.  Join the society’s historian, Bill Merchant, for […]