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  • Train Day!

    Dates and Times: 11/24/2017 1:00 PM - 11/24/2017 4:00 PM
    All aboard!!! The most popular holiday family event of the year.  See our model trains, participate in an artifact scavenger hunts, create a train-themed craft!  Live music by Rail Barons Band is also featured. Members free, museum admission. ...  read more »
  • Local Author Book Signing & Sale

    Dates and Times: 11/25/2017 12:00 PM - 11/25/2017 2:00 PM
    An annual favorite! Meet and greet local authors. Great gift ideas for holiday shopping. More than 65 local authors will be on hand to meet and greet readers and sign purchased books. The wide range of publications -- including cookbooks, neighborhood, regional and military history, novels and coffee table books --  makes this a perfect opportunity to shop for a variety of tastes. 

    Museum admission is free during this event.  Books will be available for purchase ...  read more »

    Dates and Times: 11/27/2017 1:00 PM - 11/27/2017 3:00 PM
    WWI-The Aftermath
    Open for age appropriate students. Week four of our WWI series will answer the question, "What did the United States learn from this conflict?"
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  • Presidents and the Press

    Dates and Times: 11/29/2017 6:00 PM - 11/29/2017 8:00 PM
    In conjunction with the Buffalo Presidential Center, a panel discussion of the history of the relationships between the US Presidents and press and the importance of ensuring a free and independent press.

    An examination of the historic and contemporary importance of a free and independent media for a free society. 

    Distinguished Panel
    Jody Kleinberg Biehl
    Rose Ciotta
    Lee Coppola 
    Dan Herbeck 
    Robert McCarthy 
    Jay Wend ...  read more »
  • Toddler Story Time

    Dates and Times: 12/5/2017 10:00 AM - 12/5/2017 11:00 AM