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May 2020

May the Fourth be with You

May 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Broome County Forum Theatre, 236 Washington Street
Binghamton, NY 13901 United States
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Forty years ago, the empire struck back! Now it’s your hometown orchestra’s turn to use the force and perform more pulse-pounding scores from the Star Wars films. Come join us…it is useless to resist.

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Binghamton Philharmonic Orchestra presents: May the Fourth be with You

May 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Broome County Forum Theatre, 236 Washington Street
Binghamton, NY 13901 United States
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Forty years ago, the empire struck back! Now it’s your hometown orchestra’s turn to use the force and perform more pulse-pounding scores from the Star Wars films. Come join us...it is useless to resist!

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Broadway In Binghamton presents: Fiddler on the Roof

May 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on May 6, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Broome County Forum Theatre, 236 Washington Street
Binghamton, NY 13901 United States
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Audiences across North America are toasting a new production of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF! Rich with musical hits you know and love, including “Tradition,” “Sunrise, Sunset;’ “If I Were A Rich Man;’ “Matchmaker, Matchmaker” and “To Life (L’Chaim!),” FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter. Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher and the team behind South Pacific, The King and I and 2017 Tony-winning Best Play Oslo, bring a fresh and authentic vision to this beloved theatrical masterpiece from…

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Little Learners: Science of Sound (Virtual)

May 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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In this 1-hour STEAM workshop students will learn the science of sound, create sounds with household objects and design their own musical shaker! Best for ages 7-14. Register here > NOTE: All supplies are suggestions but are not required for attendance. This lab was designed to be flexible and easily altered dependent on materials you can find in your own home. For the Sound Lab Demonstrations: 1-2 pots or pans 3-4 empty cups or jars of different shapes and sizes…

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Mother’s Day Craft Activity

May 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join us for a craft activity from the comfort of your home. Just in time for Mother’s Day we will be making 2 different cards, 1 for the kids to make and 1 for the adults to make. Here’s what you’ll need to make yours: 1 sheet black paper 3 sheets of white paper 2 sheets of pink paper 2 sheets of red paper 2 sheets of green paper Craft glue or glue sticks whatever you prefer A ruler Color…

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Binghamton Theater Organ Society presents Pop Pipes: Women

May 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Broome County Forum Theatre, 236 Washington Street
Binghamton, NY 13901 United States
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Nancy Wildoner's show is a Mother's Day treat!

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Bellevue University Virtual Open House

May 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Online, 907 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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Opportunity is knocking, and it knows you’re home. Join us for a special, online event!   Home. You’re there all the time, and a lot is the same each day. That makes it the perfect time to make a difference in your future — by earning your bachelor’s degree 100% online from Bellevue University.Take the first step by joining us on May 19th for a live, online information session where you will learn: How to choose the right degree for you…

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Little Learners: Coding with Scratch

May 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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Join Roberson Museum and Science Center for a free Coding with Scratch Virtual Workshop! Register here > Scratch is a free programming environment from MIT designed for kids. By snapping together coding blocks, youth can make games, cartoons, and more! In this one-hour demonstration, we will teach you and your kids the basics of coding with Scratch and demonstrate how to design your own simple video game project on the platform. Scratch is appropriate for students ages 7+ and no…

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TCO presents: The Best of Broadway

May 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tri-Cities Opera Center, 315 Clinton Street
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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$29 – $39

Back by popular demand, Opera does Broadway in this musical revue! Our top-notch Resident Artists sing their farewell evening of Broadway favorites! We’re shaking up the format (again!) to offer Broadway for Everyone! We’ll shuffle a deck of songs and you’ll vote to choose the final set in our Show Tune Shuffle. Hear your favorite musical theatre numbers in this gem of a performance – one night only!

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Tri-Cities Opera presents: The Best of Broadway!

May 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tri-Cities Opera Center, 315 Clinton Street
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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$29 – $39

Back by popular demand, Opera does Broadway in this musical revue! Our top-notch Resident Artists sing their farewell evening of Broadway favorites! We're shaking up the format (again!) to offer Broadway for Everyone! We'll shuffle a deck of songs and you'll vote to choose the final set in our Show Tune Shuffle. Hear your favorite musical theatre numbers in this gen of a performance - one night only!

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Binghamton Community Orchestra Spring Concert

May 16 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Binghamton East Middle School, 167 E Frederick Street
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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Daniel Fabricius, Guest Conductor Music Program: Ludwig van Beethoven – “Leonore” Overture No. 3, Op. 72A (co sponsor – Binghamton Philharmonic Beethoven Project) Hector Berlioz – Marche Hongroise, from ”The Damnation of Faust,” Op. 24 Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov – Procession of the Sardar, from “Caucasian Sketches,” Op. 10 Antonín Dvořák – Slavonic Dance, No. 8, Op. 72 Malcolm Arnold – Four Scottish Dances, Op. 59 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky – March Slave, Op. 31 THANK YOU to our corporate sponsors, Weis Markets…

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Binghamton University Graduation Weekend

May 17
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‘The Hungry Ear’ gives dramatic readings of short stories at the Broome County Library

May 18 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Broome County Public Library, 185 Court St
Binghamton, NY 13901
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‘The Hungry Ear’ gives dramatic readings of short stories at the Broome County Library

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Recycled Art

May 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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Let your creativity shine and help the environment with these DIY projects that reuse and recycle materials around your home. In this free one hour virtual workshop (on Zoom), we will explore ways to give your old t-shirts, cans, and bottles a new life through art! Recommended for ages 9+ Register >

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ONLINE EVENT: Meet the Trumans

May 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

We’ve told you the Phelps story, now join us to learn more about the third residents of the Phelps Mansion. We will introduce you to James C. Truman and his family during this 1 hour facebook live tour. View the mansion and learn with us. We hope to see you here. You can watch this event at 12PM live on our Facebook page.

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Virtual Tour: What’s in a Name

May 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

We’re bringing Roberson to you through #MuseumFromHome tours every Tuesday. Tune in on whichever social media platform you prefer Twitter (at 11AM), Instagram (at 11:30AM), or Facebook (at noon). This Tuesday we’re discussing the Roberson name, and the mystery behind its pronunciation.   Please consider making a donation so we can keep bringing you these free tours from home.

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Zentangle Art: Part 2

May 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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Thursday, May 28th we will be digging deeper into the world of Zentangle! In this free Zoom online workshop, we will guide you through new patterns and design techniques to further inspire your creativity. No drawing experience necessary, just a pen and paper ! Register > Recommended age: 7+ with adult supervision, 11+ independent Supplies needed: Anything to draw with (Pens, pencils, markers, and/or crayons) and anything to draw on (Computer paper, sketch paper, construction paper, etc) Demo will be…

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Facebook live Event- Colonel David Ireland and the 137th NY Regiment

May 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Phelps Mansion Museum, 191 Court St
Binghamton, NY 13901 United States
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Join author and historian David Cleutz Saturday May 30th at 12pm for a discussion about Colonel David Ireland and the NY 137th Regiment. Please note this presentation will be live on Facebook at 12pm. Be sure to like and follow our page so that you can join us. About David: Author and historian David Cleutz has published several books on the Civil War. His first novel, War & Redemption, set in Binghamton, Mercersburg and Gettysburg, features the 137th NY and…

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June 2020

Sleeping in the Gilded Age

June 2 @ 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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How did people sleep in the Gilded Age? What kinds of beds did they use? And was the age-old 8-hours the standard back then too? We dive into popular trends in bedding and even touch on how the Robersons rested in this live video all about sleep. Videos will be posted on Instagram and YouTube (at 11:30AM) and streamed live on Facebook (at noon).

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Blood Drive

June 3 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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June 3 from 1PM – 5PM, Roberson will be hosting a Blood Drive by the Red Cross in the Visitor Center. Make an appointment here.

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Kitchen Chemistry!

June 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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Join us Thursday, June 4 for a FREE chemistry workshop you can do from your own kitchen. Follow along over Zoom as we use everyday ingredients to create color changing milk, invisible ink, lemon volcanoes and a magical pepper dance party. Register for the Zoom workshop: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ud-irrjovGN3fpLuZ0Wav_Gvx53h5OcdO This workshop is recommended for Ages 7+ with adult supervision, 12+ independent. If you would like to follow along with any or all of our experiments, you will need the following supplies: **Pepper…

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Gordon Lightfoot

June 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Broome County Forum Theatre, 236 Washington Street
Binghamton, NY 13901 United States
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After 50 active years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, it is safe to say that esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats. His song catalog is incredibly vast and includes such immortals as "Early Morning Rain," "If You Could Read My Mind," "Carefree Highway," "Sundown," "The Wreck Of The Edmond Fitzgerald," "Canadian Railroad Trilogy," and "Rainy Day People" to name a few. Celebrating…

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Broome Art Trail 2020

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

2020 Broome Art Trail Date: Saturday, June 6th & Sunday, June 7th 2020 Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm    Broome Art Trail is back in 2020! Mark your calendars for an art-filled weekend, Saturday, June 6th and Sunday, June 7th! Venues will once again extended from Vestal to Windsor and from Whitney Point to Binghamton. The inaugural trail in 2019 included over 100 participating artists and arts organizations spanning 53 venues.  Artists’ works included a wide breadth of mediums spanning painting, drawing, sculpture,…

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Broome Art Trail 2020

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

2020 Broome Art Trail Date: Saturday, June 6th & Sunday, June 7th 2020 Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm    Broome Art Trail is back in 2020! Mark your calendars for an art-filled weekend, Saturday, June 6th and Sunday, June 7th! Venues will once again extended from Vestal to Windsor and from Whitney Point to Binghamton. The inaugural trail in 2019 included over 100 participating artists and arts organizations spanning 53 venues.  Artists’ works included a wide breadth of mediums spanning painting, drawing, sculpture,…

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“An American in Paris”

June 7 @ 3:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Forum Theatre, 236 Washington Street
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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An American In Paris is the new Tony Award®-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl, and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war. Inspired by the 1951 Academy Award-winning film of the same name and adapted for the stage by Christopher Wheeldon who brings the magic and romance of Paris into perfect harmony with unforgettable songs from George and Ira Gershwin in the show that earned more awards than any…

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Broadway In Binghamton presents An American in Paris

June 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on June 7, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Broome County Forum Theatre, 236 Washington Street
Binghamton, NY 13901 United States
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ROMANCE! ADVENTURE! GERSHWIN! WHO COULD ASK FOR ANYTHING MORE ! In post war Paris, romance is in the air and youthful optimism reigns. Gershwin’s soaring melodies are matched by gravity-defying dance as the world rediscovers the power of love in this breathtaking production. Hoping to start a new life, World War II veteran Jerry Mulligan chooses newly-liberated Paris as the place to make a name for himself as a painter. But Jerry’s life becomes complicated when he meets Lise, a…

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Art Workshop: Drawing 101

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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No drawing experience necessary! In this 45-minute beginner workshop, we’ll go over the drawing fundamentals through several exercises, and build your confidence to start your artistic journey. Pay what you want for this workshop. Register here >   Supplies needed: Pen/pencil and paper

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The Rise of the American Vacation

June 9 @ 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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To celebrate the summer season, we’re going to discuss the rise of the American vacation and how Alonzo and Margaret liked to let loose and relax. Videos will be posted on Instagram and YouTube (at 11:30AM) and streamed live on Facebook (at noon).

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The Rise of the American Vacation

June 9 @ 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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To celebrate the summer season, we’re going to discuss the rise of the American vacation and how Alonzo and Margaret liked to let loose and relax. Videos will be posted on Instagram and YouTube (at 11:30AM) and streamed live on Facebook (at noon).

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The Cutler Flea Market

June 14 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on February 9, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on March 15, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on April 19, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on May 17, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 14, 2020 at 9:00 am

Free

An indoor market of vibrant shopping with quality antiques & vintage collectible dealers, talented craft-makers and select artisanal food & beverage entrepreneurs. Free Admission- Rain or Shine

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The History of the Magic Lantern

June 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Joe and Mark as they take a closer look at the history of the magic lantern. Please note this is a facebook live event. Be sure to like and follow our page so you can be notified when we go live. The Magic Lantern was the first projector and one of the precursors of the movies. It was invented in the 1650s, probably by a prominent Dutch scientist, Christiaan Huygens. It soon became a major learning tool and a…

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Art Workshop: Stick Figures to Fan Art

June 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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No drawing experience necessary! In this 45-minute online Zoom workshop, you’ll learn a few warm-up exercises to give your lines confidence and flow, and how to setup drawing a face. This workshop will help build your confidence and get you started drawing your favorite characters. By the end of this class you’ll draw a portrait of your favorite character. Pay what you want for this workshop. Register here > Supplies needed: pen/pencil and paper

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Impractical Jokers “The Cranjis McBasketball World Comedy Tour”

June 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena, 1 Stuart St.
Binghamton, NY 13901 United States
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The Tenderloins is a New York-based comedy troupe, whose four members – Joe Gatto, James Murray, Brian Quinn and Sal Vulcano – are the creators, executive producers, and stars of truTV’s hit series, Impractical Jokers. Now in its eighth season, Impractical Jokers follows The Tenderloins as they compete to embarrass each other while being filmed by hidden cameras. With each new season, the show continues to take dares to outrageous levels with new over-the-top hijinks. In addition to the top-rated…

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PATH Weekend: Sharing the Stories of Roberson’s Past

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - June 21 @ 1:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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For this spring’s Path Through History, go on a virtual walk through Roberson’s past. Have you visited Roberson when the Link organ was in use?  See this organ in its current gallery then go on a one-of-a-kind behind the scenes live tour as we explore the secrets of the Link organ hidden deep in the locked rooms of the museum. What remnants of Roberson’s past can still be seen today? Tours will begin at 12:00PM and 1:00PM on Saturday, June…

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The History of Baseball in Greater Binghamton

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

**Please note this presentation will be live on our Facebook page since the museum will still be closed to the public at that time.** Be sure to like and follow our Facebook page so you can join us. As part of NYS Path Through History Weekend the Phelps Mansion Museum will present on June 20th at 12pm: Author Jim Maggiore who will give a presentation on his book “Celebrating 100 Years of Baseball in Greater Binghamton: Tales from the Binghamton…

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Sharing the Stories of Roberson’s Past

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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On this Path Through History Weekend, walk through the past and into the hidden rooms within. Have you visited Roberson when the Link organ was in use?  See this organ in its current gallery then go on a one-of-a-kind behind the scenes tour as we explore the secrets of the Link organ hidden deep in the locked rooms of the museum. Stop by our activity space before or after your tour to make a memento of your visit.  Space is…

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Path Through History Weekend- The History of Baseball in Greater Binghamton

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
5556, 191 Court St
Binghamton, NY 13901-3503 United States
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**Please note this presentation will be live on our facebook page since the museum will still be closed to the public at that time.** As part of NYS Path Through History Weekend the Phelps Mansion Museum will present on June 20th at 12pm: Author Jim Maggiore who will give a presentation on his book "Celebrating 100 Years of Baseball in Greater Binghamton: Tales from the Binghamton Baseball Shrine" Binghamton has a long history of baseball from the Binghamton Bingoes to…

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Path Through History Weekend- The History of Baseball in Greater Binghamton

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - June 21 @ 1:00 pm
Phelps Mansion Museum, 191 Court St
Binghamton, NY 13901 United States
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Author Jim Maggiore will give a presentation on his book "Celebrating 100 Years of Baseball in Greater Binghamton: Tales from the Binghamton Baseball Shrine". Binghamton has a long history of baseball from the Binghamton Bingoes to the Rumble Ponies. The museum will also have a small exhibit on display as well. For more information please visit the museums website www.phelpsmansion.org or call 607-722-4873. The museum will also be open for tours from 11am to 5pm. Last tour at 4:30pm 12:00…

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A Virtual Pubcrawl Through History – 200 years of Beer in the Tier

June 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free

Learn the history of brewing in Binghamton, celebrate the 100th anniversary of prohibition and discover the history of buildings currently occupied by today's breweries... all while enjoying craft beverages in the comfort of your home. As an added touch, special batches of '1920 Parlor City Prohibition Ale,' brewed from century-old recipes, will be available to pick up and take home for the tour. This event is FREE. Attendance is limited to 100 and pre-registration at pastny.org is required.  

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Sharing the Stories of Roberson’s Past

June 21 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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On this Path Through History Weekend, walk through the past and into the hidden rooms within. Have you visited Roberson when the Link organ was in use?  See this organ in its current gallery then go on a one-of-a-kind behind the scenes tour as we explore the secrets of the Link organ hidden deep in the locked rooms of the museum. Stop by our activity space before or after your tour to make a memento of your visit.  Space is…

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Architectural Tour of the Mansion

June 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

  Join the Phelps Mansion on Saturday June 27th at 12pm for an architectural tour of the house. We will take a closer look at the many details found throughout the Phelps family home, talk a bit about Isaac Perry the architect, and introduce you to Orville Ronk, one of the many woodcarvers who worked on the interior woodwork. This will be a Facebook live event, so please be sure to like and follow our page so you will be…

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Sunday Recital at the Phelps

June 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Phelps Mansion Museum presents An online gift to the community … Sunday Recital at the Phelps sponsored by Terry O’Connell Free Facebook Event! Sunday, June 28th, 2020 • 3pm Hakan Tayga, cello • Pej Reitz, piano Music by Bach-Siloti, Popper, Cilèa, Arutunian, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, and more! Since our Spring 2020 Chamber Concert Series was cut short by the COVID-19 pandemic it is our goal to continue offering classical musical performances until we can all be together again. *Please note…

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‘The Hungry Ear’ gives dramatic readings of short stories at the Broome County Library

June 29 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Broome County Public Library, 185 Court St
Binghamton, NY 13901
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‘The Hungry Ear’ gives dramatic readings of short stories at the Broome County Library

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Members-Only Opening

June 30

Roberson  is ready to reopen to the public starting July 1st!  We will be holding a special members-only opening preview on June 30. Members should check their email for their invitation. We invite you to experience the stories in ‘Out of Many: Stories of Migration,’ and the detailed cut paper art pieces in ‘Joseph Opshinsky: Regional Color’. These special exhibitions have been extended for community members to observe the stunning pieces within. To ensure a safe environment for all, Roberson…

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July 2020

Roberson Opens to the Public

July 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Roberson Museum, 30 Front St
Binghamton, NY 13905 United States
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With the health and safety of our visitors, staff, and volunteers as our priority, Roberson Museum and Science Center is ready to reopen to the public starting July 1st!  We invite you to experience the stories in ‘Out of Many: Stories of Migration’ and the detailed cut paper art pieces in ‘Joseph Opshinsky: Regional Color’. To ensure a safe environment for all, Roberson is following New York State guidelines. Masks are required for all staff and guests. We will be…

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First Friday

July 3 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2020

Since 2004, the First Friday Art Walk, has been "The Place To Be Gorgeous" in Binghamton, New York. Presented by Gorgeous Washington Street Association, the First Friday Art Walk is our signature event highlighting the area's growing arts community.First Friday patrons enjoy gallery hopping, art openings, music and theater shows, fine dining, cafes, entertainment and merchant's special events. Held on the first Friday of each month from 6-9 PM, the First Friday Art Walk features rotating venues ranging from 30-40…

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Online Poetry Workshop – Practiced Poets

July 9 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
free

DEEPENING CRAFT: POETRY FOR PRACTICED POETS (ADULTS WORKSHOP II) For those who have attended BPP workshops in the past and/or for those who have more practice writing poems, this workshop will push beyond the basics to help experienced poets develop more advanced skills. Participants will read published poems together and write original poems guided by workshop leader Shin Watanabe, M.F.A., Ph.D. student. WHEN: Thursdays, 6:30pm-7:30pm: July 9, July 16, July 23, July 30, & August 6 WHERE: online, via Zoom…

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Online History Happy Hour – The Binghamton Inebriate Asylum 

July 9 @ 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
$3 – $5

Please join us for our first History Happy Hour of 2020! Due to continuing concerns about safety in the age of COVID-19, this will be a digital event hosted via Zoom. In other words, we bring the history, you bring the happy hour! This event will be a conversation with Dr. Jonathan Jones, a historian of science and medicine. Jonathan recently conducted research on the Inebriate Asylum as part of his work on the Civil War opioid epidemic. Jonathan will…

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Parlor City 5K

July 11 @ 7:00 am - 9:30 am

THE PARLOR CITY 5K Run is Saturday, July 11th. Downtown Binghamton will host the 13th edition of Binghamton’s namesake 5K. Once again, we are a certified US Amateur Track & Field 5K distance (NY14059JG). Starting on the east side of the Court Street Bridge, it circuits our historic West Side of Binghamton before ending back at the 2020 July Fest. Relatively flat and fast, it has a very long downhill toward the river-crossing finish. After the race, there will be a…

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Online Poetry Workshop – Beginners

July 11 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
free

HOW TO WRITE A POEM: POETRY FOR BEGINNERS (Adults Workshop I) For those who have never written poetry before and/or for those looking to brush up on fundamentals, this workshop will review the building blocks of writing poetry. Participants will read published poems together and write original poems guided by workshop leader Mercia Kandukira, M.A., Ph.D. student. WHEN: Saturdays, 12:30pm-1:30pm: July 11, 18, 25, Aug 1, & Aug 8 WHERE: online, via Zoom (email [email protected] for Zoom meeting info) COST:…

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