Women of the Adirondacks program

Women of the AdirondacksAdirondack singer-songwriter Peggy Lynn and author/performer Sandra Weber will perform on Friday, March 21 at 7 pm at the Whallonsburg Grange Hall. On Saturday, March 22 at 6:30 pm at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts there is a reception to benefit the Adirondack History Center Museum followed by a performance at 7:30 pm. The Wild Spirits: Songs and Stories of Remarkable Adirondack Women program highlights the contributions and journeys of famous (and not so famous) women of the Adirondacks.

The program features the stories of women’s contributions to Adirondack communities and their heritage. Breaking Trail: Remarkable Women of the Adirondacks by Lynn and Weber (published by Purple Mountain Press)  tells the stories of women from across time, across the region, and with widely varied interests and achievements. The March 21 and 22 programs follow this theme. For more information about the March 21 concert at the Grange Hall visit their website, call (518) 963-4170, or e-mail ghall@westelcom.com. The Grange Hall is located at 1610 NYS Route 22, Whallonsburg, NY 12936

For information about the reception and concert at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts, contact the Adirondack History Center Museum at 518-873-6466 or email echs@adkhistorycenter.org. Tickets for the LPCA performance can be purchased online at any time, or by calling 518-523-2512 Tuesday through Sunday from 1 pm to 5 pm and one hour before the concert. The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is located at 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid, NY 12946.