Events

Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Today

Adult Adventure in Archaeology Summer Camp

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany, NY

Experience an adult adventure in archaeology! Participate in a week-long dig at The Dr. Thomas Elkins property which is part of The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence Campus located in Albany, New York. Managed by Underground Railroad Education Center, The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence is an award-winning, National Register listed, documented Underground Railroad site…

$800

Labor Day – The Myers Residence will be Closed

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany, NY

  The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence will be closed on Monday, September 5. Regular public hours will resume on Tuesday, September 6. Thank you for your understanding.

Daniel Stewart Memorial Fund – planning meeting

Online via Zoom

    The Daniel Stewart Memorial Fund will continue planning for 2022 - fundraising and Early Career Photography Award will be on the agenda. If interested in participating, please contact Paul Stewart at 518-596-0260. This will be a zoom meeting. A Zoom link will be sent out via email.

Collections Committee

Online via Zoom

Do you like digging in the dirt? Researching? Drafting grant applications? Record keeping? Planning programs, exhibits, displays? Contributing to the development of the Collections Management System as we work to get our incredibly large collection of artifacts into a public facing, user friendly database? Planning and implementing International Archeology Day? Then this committee is for…

REACH OUT ST. ROSE – Community Service Day

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany, NY

Reach Out Saint Rose is BACK!!! Join with College of St. Rose students in this tremendous volunteer opportunity. No experience necessary, just a willingness to share your time and talents. All work will be conducted outdoors on The Stephen and Harriet Myers Campus. Tools, gloves, and light refreshments will be provided. Reach Out Saint Rose…

FreedomFest 2023 – planning meeting

Online via Zoom

Planning for FreedomCon 2023 has begun! Join this robust committee of enthusiastic volunteers as they look forward to 2023. Planning conversation hovers around transforming FreedomCon into FreedomFest - a family centered day full of engaging experiences reflecting the Black liberation experience across time. This meeting is being conducted via Zoom.The Zoom link will be sent…

Freedom and Opportunity in Albany – Immersion Tours

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany, NY

Visit the historic places in New York's capital city where history was made and influences life today. The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence is included in the Freedom and Opportunity tour scheduled for June 17, July 15, August 19,  and September 15. Organized by Ten Broeck Mansion staff, this memorable 4 hour tour provides an…

$5 – $20

Banned Books Week – hosted by Young Abolitionists

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany, NY

Join with UREC's Young Abolitionists in honor of Banned Books Week. In this especially contentious time when book content is being weaponized and fear mongering is a routinely used strategy to encourage opposition to rational thinking, UREC has decided that it needs to step up as a participant in Banned Books Week. Some of our…

UREC Board Meeting – resuming September 20

Online via Zoom

Monthly URHPCR Board Meetings are open to the public. Pay us a visit. Listen in on the discussions that inform implementation of the mission-based vision of UREC. Board meetings are hybrid. Please contact Mary Liz Stewart, Executive Director, to inform her of your intent to attend. Directions will be provided for accessing the Zoom meeting.…

Banned Books Week – at Albany Public Library

Albany Public Library Washington Branch 161 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY

In this especially contentious time when book content is being weaponized and fear mongering is a routinely used strategy to encourage opposition to rational thinking, NY Civil Liberties Union is…