Historic Saranac Lake offers tours, lectures, and other events year-round. New events are being added regularly, so check back often. Click on an individual event to get more details or scroll down to browse all event descriptions.
- Saturday, October 19, 2:00 - 4:30PM: “Maria Longworth Storer” Book Talk and House Tour -- Join authors Constance J. Moore and Nancy M. Broermann as they share about the subject of and research process for their newly-published book, “Maria Longworth Storer: from Music and Art to Popes and Presidents.” Maria Longworth Storer was the founder of Rookwood Pottery in Ohio, and her son, Dr. Joseph Nichols, came to Saranac Lake for the cure and served as President of the Saranac Lake General Hospital. Moore and Broermann will present fascinating information about the Nichols family's history with TB. This very special event will include a presentation, book signing, and behind-the-scenes house tour of Highland Manor on Park Avenue, which was the Nichols’ home in Saranac Lake. This event is $20/person to benefit HSL and includes refreshments. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing. This event will begin in the John Black Room at the Saranac Laboratory Museum, and conclude at Highland Manor. RSVPs are required for this event, and spaces are limited. RSVP by emailing email@example.com or calling 518-891-4606.
- Wednesday, November 6, 7:00PM: Historic Saranac Lake Annual Meeting Featuring Neil Surprenant -- Historic Saranac Lake members and interested future members are invited to HSL's Annual Meeting. This year's meeting will feature a presentation on the history of Paul Smith's Hotel and College from Neil Surprenant. Copies of the book, "Images of America: Paul Smith's Hotel and College," are available for purchase in our gift shop. The Annual Meeting will also feature a brief meeting of the general membership to confirm our new board members and executive committee. This meeting will take place in the John Black Room at the Saranac Laboratory Museum.