Please help us improve our online collections database. Fill out this survey on our website: http://ht.ly/jdMqR. #digitization #21stcenturylearning
SVM will be closed today, 3/19, because of the #snowday. We hope everyone is careful and we look forward to seeing you tomorrow!
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by learning about Ireland’s slate history. Valentia Slate, Ireland’s only remaining company has a nice Facebook page, http://ht.ly/j66fw, with beautiful images of Ireland, specifically Valentia Island. Enjoy!
Join us tomorrow at the Slate Valley Museum as we celebrate our #Irish heritage. We will show “The Quiet Man” at 1pm and have Irish soda bread and tea available. Irish genealogical resources will be available along with a special display of Irish slate related items from our collection. For more background about Irish settlement in the Slate Valley of New York and Vermont, please visit our website: http://ow.ly/iX5HG.
We added more photographs, postcards, and artifacts to our digital collections database! Here is a link to letterhead from a slate company in Ireland. http://ow.ly/isnVX
Here’s a great cacen gri recipe from SVM’s cookbook. Enjoy! http://ow.ly/i/1BH6E #stdavidsday
Happy St. David’s Day! Programming at SVM starts at 1. We’ll show “How Green Was My Valley” and also a screening of a BBC Wales program featuring Iwan Hughes’ family story. Daffodils, cream of leak soup, and cacen gri–What could be better? #Welshheritage #stdavidsday