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2006 Special Vet's Day Program
2008-Walden in the Civil War
2009-Virtual Cemetery Tour
-Local Genealogy
2011-Author: Lisa Melville
-Civil War: Walden,CO. H
Washington Post article: Co H-2014
-Textile Industry in Walden
2014-Knifetown USA: Part I-
The New York Knife Company
2015-Old House Superstitions &
Treasures: Concealment Shoes
2016-Knifetown USA:
Parts II & III-
-Walden Knife Company
-& Schrade Cutlery
2017-Mail Call:
Letters from War

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The Historical Society of Walden & the Wallkill Valley



Closeup, Jacob T. Walden House on 1887 Walden Map
Close up--Library of Congress Map section showing the
Jacob T. Walden House at North Montgomery (Route 52) & Wait Streets, Walden, NY.


~ 2020 Calendar ~

Join us for our Franco's Fundraiser--Dining to Donate- on the LAST Tuesday of each month as a
Take Out Only event.
Our other events have been postponed to 2021 due to the Covid-19 Virus. A new Calendar will be posted when event dates are reset. We are sorry for this inconvenience and hope to see you next year.

Events and General Meetings are usually held at the Jacob T. Walden House, 34 North Montgomery Street, Walden, Orange County, NY 12586 in April, May, June, September, October and November, unless otherwise noted. Date & time changes are in red.

THANK YOU to Franco's Restaurant and Pizzeria who are generously doing Dining to Donate EVERY month on the last Tuesday evening of each month. Please be sure to print here from our website or pick up a current coupon that will give the Historical Society 20% of your meal purchase--THANK YOU!


Trustees Continued to meet Jan, Feb -- and resumed in July, Aug, Sept, on the last Thursday of the month on the porch, socially distanced and masks required. And because of the date change, no October meeting was held.
Beginning November, Trustee Meetings are on the 1st Thursday of the Month, 7PM/

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