The Alfred Z. Solomon Program Series

The 2017 Program schedule and the Alfred Z. Solomon Charitable Trust Program Series

All programs are in the Canfield Casino unless noted

April 6, 7pm Frank Sullivan Presented by Chris Millis

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Chris Millis, a Saratoga Springs native writer and producer will discuss the life of famed New Yorker writer Frank Sullivan, who was called “The Sage of Saratoga”.

 

April 27, 6:30 pm 2017 Academic Quiz Bowl

Join us for the third annual competition between local high schools students to see who is the champion of local history and trivia.  Admission Charged.

 

May 25, 7pm Crime Story A Presentation and Book signing  by Chief of Police Greg Veitch

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Chief Veitch brings another program of tales of crime fighting in the past in Saratoga Springs.

 

July Date to be set , 7pm Meet President James Madison, A performance by Kyle Jenks

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Kyle Jenks portrays President James Madison in a first person play about events that shaped American History.

 

August 10, 7pm William West Durant, A presentation and book signing by Professor Sheila Meyers

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Professor Meyers will discuss the Durant family and the Saratoga Springs connection to their railroad fortune into the Adirondacks.

 

August 14, 5pm The Monday Night Mile at the Saratoga Casino Hotel.

 

September 16, 10:00 am The Amazing Race Saratoga Springs

Join in the second annual event that challenges teams to find clues in a race across Saratoga Springs, ending at the Thirsty Owl for prizes and refreshments.  Entry fee Charged.

 

September 27, The 2017 Saratoga Springs History Hall of Fame Induction

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Join us for the induction of the 2017 class of inductees joining the 23 members  of  the Saratoga Springs History hall of Fame.

 

October  26, Annual Meeting of the Historical Society   Railroads of Saratoga Springs by                       Richard Chait

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Author Richard Chait will discuss rail lines in and around Saratoga Springs as our keynote speaker in the annual meeting.

 

November 16,  2017 Jeopardy Bowl!

Who will de-throne the current champions, the Saratoga Convention and Tourism Bureau? See Saratoga Springs organizations face off against one another in a jeopardy tournament for bragging rights.

December 8, the Holiday Gala