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Potsdam, NY 13676
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Sandstone Festival 2014



This year's events were held on Thursday, September 18 through Sunday September 21, 2014. The programs were  sponsored by the Potsdam Public Museum, the Village and Town of Potsdam, the Friends of the Potsdam Museum, The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce and G. Michael and Babara Maresca.

Guided Tours

  • St. Mary's Catholic Church, 17 Lawrence Avenue in Potsdam
  • Zion Episcopal Church, 1 Main Street in Colton
  • Trinity Episcopal Church, 8 Maple Street (Fall Island) in Potsdam
  • The First Presbyterian Church, Corner of Elm Street & Lawrence Avenue in Potsdam
  • Old Main, Clarkson University's first building during renovation, 51-53 Main Street in Potsdam
  • Historic Downtown Potsdam
  • The Red Sandstone Trail in Hannawa Falls
  • The Parmeter Hale House, 166 CR 59 in Potsdam
  • Paddler's tour of the Hannawa Water & Power Company Railroad, Oak Island in Potsdam
  • Bayside Cemetery with Susan & John Omahundro, Art Johnson & Mimi Van Deusen, Gatehouse, Clarkson Ave.

Demonstrations and Exhibits

  • Repair mortor joints in historic masonry buildings with Roy Perry
  • The Saint Lawrence County Arts Council PleinAir Festival Paintings display and sale
  • North Country Children's Museum
  • Graymont Stone with samples of sandstone from quarry in Parishville
  • Jane Lammers - Red Squirrel Photography
  • Sandstone cards and art