CCHS Members Invited to Review Proposed By-Law Revisions

CCHS Members Invited to Review Proposed By-Law Revisions

NORWICH, N.Y. – Thanks to a generous Capacity Building grant from the New York Council of Non-Profits (NYCON), the Chenango County Historical Society (CCHS) recently completed a draft of revisions to the organization’s by-laws and constitution. The revised documents...

CCHS “2020 Virtual Parade of Trees” Winner Announced

CCHS “2020 Virtual Parade of Trees” Winner Announced

NORWICH, N.Y. – On January 6th, following a fantastic campaign, the winner of the "2020 Virtual Parade of Trees" was announced. Upon raising a total of $340, the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189 from Norwich, NY was declared winner for their tree entitled "Poppies...

Annual CCHS ‘Parade of Trees’ Goes Virtual

Annual CCHS ‘Parade of Trees’ Goes Virtual

NORWICH, N.Y. – The Chenango County Historical Society (CCHS) invites all community members to experience the wonder of the season with the 2020 Virtual “Parade of Trees” from Dec. 6 through Jan. 6, 2021. Last year, CCHS added a unique twist to the annual “Parade of...

CCHS Awarded Extended Funding from Humanities New York

CCHS Awarded Extended Funding from Humanities New York

NORWICH, N.Y. – The Chenango County Historical Society (CCHS) was recently notified that it will receive extended funding as part of the HNY CARES Emergency Relief Grants. Earlier this year, CCHS received funds during the original round of these grants, which were...

County Museum Annual Meeting Goes Virtual on Nov. 19

County Museum Annual Meeting Goes Virtual on Nov. 19

NORWICH, N.Y. – To ensure community safety during the ongoing public health crisis, this year’s annual meeting of the Chenango County Historical Society (CCHS) will be held virtually on Thursday, Nov. 19. Also this year, the CCHS Board of Trustees will be elected via...

New CCHS Operations Manager Brings a “Unique Perspective”

New CCHS Operations Manager Brings a “Unique Perspective”

NORWICH, N.Y. – A passion for the arts, museums, and storytelling has guided the personal mission of the new operations manager at the Chenango County Historical Society (CCHS). Joseph Fryc joined CCHS on Oct. 1. He was born and raised in New York Mills, located on...

Summer-At-Home Party Challenge Launched to Support County Museum

Summer-At-Home Party Challenge Launched to Support County Museum

NORWICH, N.Y. – In response to the on-going public health crisis, regular business hours at the Chenango County Historical Society (CCHS) have been paused since mid-March. As a result, CCHS has been using many digital and virtual resources to remain connected to the...

CCHS Field Trip Experience Team Celebrates Success

CCHS Field Trip Experience Team Celebrates Success

NORWICH, N.Y. – The Chenango County Historical Society (CCHS) recently honored the individuals and organizations who supported school field trips during the 2019-2020 academic year. Thanks to a grant from the Chenango County Youth Philanthropy Council, second graders...