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Traditional Arts in Upstate NY

Traditional Arts in Upstate NY

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TAUNY is a nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing the folk culture and living traditions of the North Country. The TAUNY Center features exhibits, programs, and The North Country Folkstore.


The TAUNY Center - 53 Main Street, Canton, NY
2020 at TAUNY
2017 Gingerbread Workshop
The "Instrumental Stories" exhibit features new and heirloom instruments made and/or used in Northern New York; the people who make and keep them; and how they connect people to their heritage, to living regional traditions, and to each other. On view through October 27 2018.
Holiday Open House (2016)
The North Country Folkstore -- Visit the Folkstore or shop online at!
Guided Tour with Curator Camilla Ammirati of TAUNY's 2018 Exhibit "Instrumental Stories"
2016 Quilt Exhibit- "Warmth, Remembrance, and Art: 200 Years of Quilts and Comforters in Northern New York"
2017 Contra Dance at The TAUNY Center
North Country Wall of Fame - Featuring North Country Heritage Award Recipients from 1993-present
Welcome to the North Country Open House (2017)
The North Country Folkstore -- Visit the Folkstore or shop online at!
Children learning traditional dances at TAUNY's 2017 Sugaring Off Party
Polish Baking Workshop with Loretta Lepkowski (2017)


Part-Time Folkstore associate
Category: Customer Services
Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY) is seeking an outgoing, service-oriented individual to be part of the organization’s North Country Folkstore team. TAUNY is a non-profit organization that explores, honors, and celebrates the diverse cultures, skills, and crafts of everyday life in New York’s North Country. TAUNY’s home is The TAUNY Center, a restored historic building on the Main St. more
Phone:(315) 386-4289
Fax:(315) 379-0784

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