Self-Guided Walking Tour of Glens Falls

Discover our community’s history at your leisure on your own.

Click the link below for the Warren County NY History and Culture Mapper. Here you will find an online historic walking tour starting from the Chapman Museum, as well as national register sites, cemeteries, and more within Warren County.

Walking Tour

The Chapman Challenge

The Chapman Challenge is back, with three new locations!

Click here for more information, and to download your copy of the challenge.

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Embroidery with Taryn Matusik

4pm at the Chapman, $5/person

Local artist, Taryn Matusik, will be guiding participants through the history of the embroidered sampler as well as teaching a few simple stitches so participants can begin their own embroidered text and image project! A fee of $5 per person is required and all supplies will be included.

Registration is required, please call (518)793-2826 by Tuesday, September 27 to save your spot!

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Conversations with the Past

Talk: Talking about James Bond, Route 9, and Me

Speaker: Frieda Toth
7pm at the Chapman, Donations Welcome

Frieda Toth recreated the route of a Bond girl, going by motor scooter from the Canadian border to Lake George. It’s true! A Bond girl was in Lake George, where she and James Bond, 007, tackled some baddies at a motel near Storytown.  Find out all about this on October 12.

This program requires a reservation. To register, please call (518)793-2826.

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Paint Night with Patrice Jarvis-Weber

Whimsical Halloween Scene

6-8pm at the Chapman, $20/person

For this program, participants will paint their own whimsical scene!

To register, please call (518)793-2826 by Tuesday, October 18 at 5pm.

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Halloween Story Time

10am at the Chapman, free

Come listen to some Halloween children’s stories!

Good for ages 5-9, this program is free and does not require a reservation.

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Family Craft Program 

Haunted Halloween Mansions

4pm at the Chapman, $5, free for Museum members

For this program, participants will use cardboard rolls to build their own haunted Halloween mansions with accessories of their choosing.

To register, please call (518)793-2826 by Tuesday, October 25 at 5pm. Parental participation is encouraged and supervision  is required.

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Family Craft Program 

Acorn Window Decorations

4pm at the Chapman, free

For this program, participants will use varieties of tissue paper to make their own acorn window decorations.

To register, please call (518)793-2826 by Tuesday, November 1 at 5pm. Parental participation is encouraged and supervision  is required.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

My Native Air: Charles Evans Hughes and the Adirondacks 

Film Screening followed by a Zoom Q+A with Maury Thompson

7pm at the Chapman, free

To register, please call (518)793-2826.

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Family Craft Program 

Stencil Ornaments & Hot Cocoa

4pm at the Chapman, free

For this program, participants will use stencils of different holiday items to make their own ornaments! Hot cocoa will be served.

To register, please call (518)793-2826 by Tuesday, December 6 at 5pm. Parental participation is encouraged and supervision  is required.

Friday, December 16, 2022

Movie Night at the Chapman

It’s A Wonderful Life (1947)

7pm at the Chapman, free

To register, please call (518)793-2826.

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Holiday Story Time

10am at the Chapman, free

Come listen to some holiday children’s stories! We’ll explore many of the holidays people celebrate this time of year.

Good for ages 5-9, this program is free and does not require a reservation.

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Snowflake Bentley

4pm at the Chapman, free

Come listen to the story of Snowflake Bentley, the first person to photograph a single snowflake using a microscope. Participants can make their own snowflakes following the story and enjoy a cup of cocoa!

To register, please call (518)793-2826 by Tuesday, December 20 at 5pm.