Society Seeking Historical Book Club Participants - The Oneida County Historical Society is seeking interested readers to join the 'Historical Book Club', starting on Wednesday, November 5th at 2PM. Society member Betty Abel-Jellencich is organizing this group, which will meet every other Wednesday in the building's main gallery.
Participation in the Historical Book Club is open to the general public. Selected titles--a mix of fiction and non-fiction--will focus on the rich history and culture of the greater Mohawk Valley. All are available for purchase in the society's bookstore.
The Oneida County Historical Society is a private 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational institution and is dedicated to preserving history and promoting the culture of the Greater Mohawk Valley. Please contact the society at 735-3642 or visit us on our Facebook.com page for additional information.
Monday–Friday: 10am – 4pm and Saturday 10am - 2pm. Closed Sunday. Admission to the museum is free, though donations are welcome.
Our 5,000square foot museum area has multiple exhibits running concurrently. Events are open to the general public and are accessible to the physically challenged.
The Society's Research Library carries over 250,000 documents and books, tens of thousands of images (photographs, paintings, slides, drawings, etc.) and thousands of artifacts. Many are rare collection items that provide invaluable information for researchers. A $5.00 research fee is required for all non-members to begin any research undertaking.