Apr. 4, 2014
The Historical Society of the Town of Middletown's hall is available to rent for meetings, small parties, reunions etc! Conveniently located a mile outside the Village of Margaretville, the hall accommodates 75 people, and sits on a lovely six-acre mini-... Read more
Apr. 2, 2014
Imagine yourself in such oak and crystal elegance!  A chair in the gracious dining room of the Fleischmann family has your name on it --  if you come to a special Soup Sunday event on April 27. For $25, you can enjoy soup, salad, bread and sweets while... Read more
Mar. 21, 2014
The first of two spring programs on the theme “Reading the Land” will be held Saturday, March 29 at 1 p.m., when Bob and Johanna Titus will present an illustrated talk, “Middletown: An Ice Age Origin” at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (... Read more
Mar. 15, 2014
Yes, as a matter of fact, there were slaves, and slave owners in the first decades of settlement in Middletown. The 1790 Federal census showed six slaves in the households of George Sands (3), Daniel Wilson, John VanWaggonen and Charles Slockden (1 each... Read more
Mar. 10, 2014
“Reading the Land” -- two programs on prehistoric Middletown -- will lead off another busy series of events and activities for the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM). The 2014 season will include the Third Annual Living History Cemetery... Read more
Feb. 22, 2014
Aug. 12, 2013
Civil War letters bearing descriptions of horrific battles, amusing observations of camp life and lonesome yearnings for home will be read to musical accompaniment at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM) Thursday evening, Aug. 22 at 6:... Read more