The Oswego Valley Railroad Association and State Historic Site Fort Ontario will be hosting a Holiday Model Train Display in memory of the late Wally Workmaster who displayed his trains in the 70s at the fort. This is a great opportunity to what the Oswego Valley RR Association has to offer.
The Fort Museum Shop will be open for your Holiday gift shopping!
Friends of Fort Ontario will host a First Day Hike around the Fort Ontario National Register District on Monday, Jan. 1, beginning at 10 a.m. The event is part of a nationwide initiative to encourage all to begin the New Year by rejuvenating and connecting with the outdoors. Cory King, AmeriCorps staffer, will lead the 1-mile family and dog-friendly hike which will proceed at a moderate pace. The free public hike will begin inside the old stone fortification.
The Winter Walk Through History event is part of New York State Park’s statewide First Day Hikes Program and is being conducted in cooperation with Oswego County AmeriCorps and Friends of Fort Ontario.
Come volunteer! Help make and lay wreaths for the Post Cemetery December 16th to honor the soldiers, women and children interred there. Show that they are not forgotten this holiday season! 10:00 Assemble in the Enlisted Men’s Barracks (the big…