April 26

Lecture at the Hurley Reformed Church hall, 11 Main St. @ 7PM. Topic: “The Stations of the O&W and Other Railroads in Ulster County” by William Rhoads, PhD. Admission free. Refreshments served. For information, call 845-331-4852

May 6

Opening Day for the 2018 Museum season, Continuing exhibit: “Stations Along the Way: The O&W Railway in Ulster County, 1PM-4PM, 52 Main St. Hurley. Refreshments will be served. The museum will be open, Saturdays and Sundays, May-October, 1PM-4PM. Free admission. Museum shop on premises. For information, call 845-331-4852

May 19

Plant Sale, Hurley Museum grounds, 52 Main St., 9AM-2PM. Perennials, annuals, shrubs,planters, hanging baskets, herbs, garden-related items, vegetables. For information or pre-ordering, call 845-331-8767 or 845-338-3137. Download our Order Form.

May 27

Guided Walking Tour of Main Street starting at the Hurley Heritage Museum, 52 Main St., at 2PM, rain or shine View the exteriors of stone homes 230-330 years old in this National Historic Landmark district and learn their unique stories. Admission: adults, $5, children under twelve are free.For information, call 845-334-0701

June 2

Town-wide Yard Sale, Hurley Museum grounds, 9AM-4PM, HHS members may set up their table on the lawn at no cost. Donations for the HHS table may be offered. For further details, to discuss a donation or to reserve a space, call 845-338-6263. Spaces are limited, and will be assigned on a first come, first served basis.

June 10

Antique Phonograph & Gramophone Exhibition, by Dan Zalewski, at the Museum, 52 Main St., 1PM-4PM, live demos of circa 1900 music. Free admission, For information, call 845- 853-8399.

June 24

Guided Walking Tour of Main St. for full description, see May 27

June 28

Lecture at the Hurley Library, 48 Main St., Hurley @7PM. Topic: “In Defiance: Runaways from Slavery in New York’s Hudson River Valley, 1735-1831”, by Susan Stessin-Cohn. Admission free. Refreshments served. Book-signing. For information, call 845-338-6263

July 14

Stone House Day, Art and Antique Sale, at the Museum, 52 Main St, 10AM-4PM, For information, call, 845-331-7228

July 22

Talk and Book-signing, at the Museum, 52 Main St. @ 1PM. Book: Church of the Robin’s Ha-Ha!:John Burooughs’ “Natural Religion” and Other Poems, by Anne Richey, Admission free. Refreshments served. For information, call 845-331-4852.

Guided Walking Tour of Main St., 2PM, see May 27 for details

August 5

Sip and Paint on the Museum lawn with Mary Beth Veith postponed till further notice. $25 per person, al materials included, Limited seating, reservations required. For more information and to reserve, call 845-336-5267.

August 19

Ice Cream Social on the Museum lawn, 52 Main St., Hurley, 1PM-4PM. Rain or shine. Live local musicians, unique children’s games crafts and other activities. Make your own sundae, ice cream novelties and more! A fun family day at the Museum! Admission: (includes one ice cream) $4 , ages 11 to adult, $2, ages 5-10, age 4 and under, free. Additional servings, $1 For information, call 845-331-8767

August 26

Guided Walking Tour of Main St. see May 27 for details

September 9

Herbal Wreath-making demo, on the Museum porch, 52 Main St. at 2PM with Ellen Richards. Free admission. Materials provided. For information, call 845-336-5267.

September 20

Lecture, at the West Hurley Firehouse, 42 Clover St., West Hurley, NY, @7PM. Topic: “Stories of the O&W Railway”. by Gail Whistance. Free admission. Refreshments served. For information, call 845-331-4852

September 23

NYS Hudson River Valley Ramble event: Hurley Haunted History Guided tour of the Old Burial Grounds (circa 1715). Leaving from the Hurley Heritage Society @ 2PM, rain or shine. Admission: adults, $5, children under 12, free. For information, call 845-416-1937.

September 29

Hurley Harvest Concert, Short film followed by Professor Louie and The Crowmatix. 7:30PM at the Hurley Reformed Church, 11 Main St., Hurley. Admission: $25 at the door, $22 in advance (purchase at the museum shop or online) Special price for Hurley Heritage Society members: $20. For information, call 845-331-5331 Limited seating.

October 26

Ghost Walk of Main St. Hurley and the Cemetery. Tours start at 6PM from the Hurley Reformed Church, 11 Main St. Admission: adults, $15, students, $10. Not recommended for children under 12. Reservations required. Limited spaces. For information or to reserve, call 845-338-7686.

October 28

Guided Walking Tour of Main St., see May 27 for details.

November 25

Holiday Open House and Museum Shop Sale, at the Hurley Heritage Society Museum, 52 Main St.,11AM-4PM. Special demos, merchandise and discounts. For information, call 845-331-7228