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2018 Events - Updated January 2018
Date Time Description
March 31 10:00 am SHARP Leatherstocking Credit Union Easter Egg Hunt and visit by the Easter Bunny
Annual event sponsored by Leatherstocking Region Federal Credit Union with prizes; raffles; and a visit by the Easter Bunny! Free and open to the public.
May 12 1:00 to 4:00 pm Celebrate Mom! Garden Party
Give Mom first looks at the new Dining Room carpet and curtains and treat her to tea and sweets on the veranda of our 200+-year-old English-style country mansion. See the magnificent Hyde Hall silver and other artifacts from our Collections.  Hear the musicians of Ma'alwyck performing in the Drawing Room.  Free and open to the public.
May 26 through October 31 10am to 3pm Mansion open for Tours
Hourly; First tour 10am; Last Tour 3pm. $15 per adult; $12 for seniors military and youth 13 – 17; Children under 13 free!
June TBA Film Night at Hyde Hall
See your favorite Jane Austen film projected onto an exterior Hyde Hall wall!  Admission (price TBA).
July 18 6:30pm An Evening of British Airs
Songs & Chamber Music Featuring Artists of the Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra $20.00 per person; Call early to secure your seats!  607 547-5098 Ext 6 during office hours.
July TBA 9:00am-4:00pm Plein Air Art Class with Bob Schneider
Cost to be announced.  With Hyde Hall and its beautiful environs as your subject – paint with guidance from well-known professional artist Bob Schneider!
August 4 5:30pm Hyde Hall Gala
(Note: no tours on August 4) Fundraising Fun; Music; Experience Dinner; Games & Treats with the best views in Otsego County! $195.00 per person
August 10-12 10:00am to 9:00pm Civil War Weekend
Experience a Civil War-era encampment featuring soldiers in authentic uniforms drilling and performing tactical maneuvers and singing stirring period songs! Free and open to the public.
Sept. 21-23 Rushlight Club Annual Meeting
A national meeting of the Rushlight Club with many activities inside Hyde Hall including a dinner in the Dining Room and presentations on topics concerning historic lighting. Public demonstrations of period lighting are being planned and will be announced asap.
October 5; 6; 12; 13; 19; 20; 26; 27;28 6:00; 6:30; 7:00; 7:30pm Hyde & Shriek! Candlelight Ghost Tours
Visit all the spooky places in the Mansion where ghostly manifestations have been reported for over 150 years; including those identified by Ghosthunters(c) in their Halloween 2013 special; aired on October 30; 2013 on the SyFy network. $20 per person; reservations required – contact 607-547-5098 Ext 6. If no reply please leave your name & number we will return your call. Tricks and treats for Halloween!


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