Archives Partnership Trust Events Calendar

Upcoming Conference and Programs

August 8, 10 - Hurricane Fire Tower Centennial Celebrations. Presented by the Friends of Hurricane Mountain at AARCH and the Adirondack History Center, Elizabethtown, Adirondack Park

August 18 - Blues at Timbuctoo on the Hudson. Presented by John Brown Lives! and Alliance of Families for Justice, Harlem, New York City

August 21-September 2 - Visit the New York State Archives' booth at The Great New York State Fair, Syracuse

September 8-11 - Association of Public Historians of New York State Conference, Albany

September 14 - New York State Writers Institute Albany Book Festival, Albany

November 13 - The New York State Archives: An Authorized Guide for Family and Local Historians, presented by the New York Archives Magazine Speaker Series and the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Albany (details TBA)

November 21-23 - Researching New York Conference, Albany

*Check back for periodic updates to our schedule as conferences and programs are added. Get social and keep up-to-date by visiting our Facebook and Twitter pages!

Previous Events -2019

January 15 - Deadline to submit applications to the Larry J. Hackman Research Residency Program

January 16 - Sharing our Resources: Office of Cultural Education hosts BOCES and Big 5 Social Studies Specialists, Albany

February 4 - "History is in my DNA: Using DNA Testing for Genealogical Research," presented by the New York Archives Magazine Speaker Series and the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Manhattan

March 2 - New York State History Day - North Country Regional Competition, Fort Ticonderoga

March 7-9 - New York State Council for the Social Studies/New York State Social Studies Supervisory Association Annual Convention: Educating and Celebrating our Past, Present and Future - Albany

March 14-16 - National Council for History Education Conference: Exercising Power: Individuals and Institutions in History, Washington, D.C.

March 21 - Long Island School Librarian Workshop, Long Island

March 23 - New York State History Day - Capital District Regional Competition, Albany

March 28 - "Homage to the Leather Industry" - Fulton County Historical Society & Museum's "Year of the Glove" kick-off with Tom Ruller, New York State Archivist, Gloversville

March 30-31 - Fort Ontario Conference on History & Archeology, Oswego

April 7-9 - Museum Association of New York Annual Conference:  Access and Identity, Cooperstown

April 24 - Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Teacher Workshop, Watertown

April 24 - "How to Trace Your Family Tree at the New York State Archives," presented by theNew York Archives Magazine Speaker Series, The Buffalo History Museum, and the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Buffalo

April 25- "A Visit to Ben Franklin's World" with Dr. Liz Covart. Presented by the New York Archives Magazine Speaker Series, Albany 

April 29 - New York State History Day - State Competition, Cooperstown

May 4 - Region 7 Association for Public Historians of New York State (APHNYS) Meeting, Richfield Springs 

May 4 - John Brown Day - Hosted by John Brown Lives! Friends of Freedom, Lake Placid

May 8 - Albany Stewards Reception - "Rockefeller's Gift to New York" with Fabienne Powell, Chief Curator of the Empire State Plaza Art Collection, Albany

June 5: Archives Partnership Trust Steward Luncheon - "Unlock the Voices of History: Teaching with Primary Sources," with Kristi Fragnoli, Professor of Education at the College of St. Rose, Albany

June 5-7: New York Archives Conference, Rochester

June 8-  "The Woman's Hour has Struck: Winning the Vote" with author and award-winning journalist Elaine Weiss. Reception, dinner and keynote address co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of New York State and the New York Archives Magazine Speaker Series, Albany 

July 1 - Deadline to submit entries to the 2019 Student Research Awards contest

2018 Conferences and Programs

March 3 - New York State History Day - North Country Regional Competition, Fort Ticonderoga

March 8-11 - LIBERTCON: Embracing Equity in a Global Society. A joint conference hosted by the New York State Council for Social Studies and the Underground Railroad History Project, Albany

March 9 New York Archives Magazine Speaker Series and the Underground Railroad History Project present: Gather at the Table: The Healing Journey of a Daughter of Slavery and Son of the Slave Trade, Albany

March 15 - Women's Suffrage Teacher Workshop, Albany

March 19 - Lansingburgh Teacher Workshop for Grades 6-12 Social Studies Teachers (Questar III BOCES), presented by the Office of Cultural Education, Albany

March 24 - New York State History Day - Capital District Regional Competition, Albany

April 8-10 - Museum Association of New York Annual Conference: Visioning Change, Rochester

April 21-22 - Fort Ontario Conference on History & Archeology: Reflections on the Great War, 1914-1918, Oswego

April 23 - New York State History Day - State Competition, Cooperstown

May 9 - New York Archives Magazine Speaker Series and the Buffalo History Museum present Their Great Adventure: Western New York Aviators in World War I, Buffalo

May 10 - Buffalo City School District Teacher Workshop for Grades 7-8 Social Studies Teachers, Buffalo

May 15 - Albany Stewards Reception with Dr. Jennifer Dorsey and Tom Ruller: "Preserving British Colonial Documents," Albany, NY

May 18 - Tenth Annual History Conference for Educators - The Great Wars: The French & Indian War and The First World War, Fort Ticonderoga

June 6-8: New York Archives Conference, Albany

June 27-July 2 - Flushing Remonstrance Exhibit at Federal Hall - in partnership with the New York Harbor Conservancy, Manhattan. For more information about the Flushing Remonstrance, visit the Archives Partnership Trust's online exhibit.

June 30 - Long Island Historian Summit, Village of Roslyn, Long Island

July 1 - Deadline to submit entries to the 2018 Student Research Awards contest

August 15 - Tickets go on sale for Empire State Archives and History Award: An Evening with Stephen Lang, Albany

September 13-15 - New York State Family History Conference, Tarrytown

October 1 - Presentation of Archives Partnership Trust's Lifetime Achievement Award to Laura Chodos, Saratoga Springs

October 1-3 - Association of Public Historians of New York State Conference, Rochester

October 17 - Annual NYS Archives Award Luncheon and Presentation of the Student Research Awards, Albany

October 25Empire State Archives and History Award: An Evening with Stephen Lang, Albany

October 28 - "Remembering New York's Role in the Great War," New Castle Historical Society, Chappaqua

November 15 - Public display of the original 1777 New York State Constitution at Ulster County Courthouse Bicentennial Celebration, Kingston 

November 15-17 - Researching New York Conference, Albany