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OUR MISSION

The Mission of New York Folklore is to encourage and amplify the diverse folk cultural expressions of New York and of all its residents through education, support, and outreach.

 

For a current statement by New York Folklore on Equity and Inclusion, follow this link:

New York Folklore, Equity, and the Black Lives Matter Movement

 

2018 Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society

Labor of Mourning :  September 7th-September 11th

 

Naming the Lost Memorials invites your participation in a

Labor of Mourning

September 7th-September 11th

A nationwide week of memorial-making to name, remember, and honor

nearly  200, 000 essential Americans lost to Covid-19…

Join Us!    For more information and to sign up, visit the website:

www.namingthelost.com/memorials

New York Folklore will be hosting a memorial outside of our offices on 129 Jay Street, Schenectady.

Please come and add your remembrances!

2018 Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society

Mark Swanberry – Inspiration in Nature

 

When: Opens Sunday, January 26, 2020  through September, 2020.

Where: New York Folklore Shop & Gallery, 129 Jay Street, Schenectady NY

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17 hours ago

New York Folklore

A great portrait of artist, Mark Swanberry, in his studio in West Fulton. If you want to see more of Mark's work, his show continues in New York Folklore's Gallery through September 2020. Come see it!

www.facebook.com/watch/?v=253696472543567&extid=GoNmke7huf67DF5d
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2 weeks ago

New York Folklore

New York Folklore has a "Naming the Lost" memorial at 129 Jay Street, Schenectady. We have made lots of room so if you are in the neighborhood and want to honor a loved one, please come and add a name. #namingthelostmemorials #NamingTheLost ... See MoreSee Less

New York Folklore has a Naming the Lost memorial at 129 Jay Street, Schenectady.  We have made lots of room so if you are in the neighborhood and want to honor a loved one, please come and add a name.  #namingthelostmemorials #NamingTheLostImage attachment

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Ellen McHale So very excellent and thanks for giving people a way to participate locally in Schenectady, NY. I love that it's so visible and that you took the care to make a very beautiful sign. Also thanks for Blogpost. Can you share the link here? That would be great--kt

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