After Hours at the Museum
The Antique Wireless Museum is pleased to announce a new and exciting series of presentations at the Museum.
AFTER HOURS AT THE MUSEUM is a series of exciting, entertaining and informative bimonthly presentations at the Antique Wireless Museum in Bloomfield, New York. Led by experts from the Museum, academia, and industries throughout the region, the series will cover a broad spectrum of experiences and topics from an old time live radio show to the latest developments in communications, and from the likes of Irish music to the Finger Lakes wine industry.
AFTER HOURS AT THE MUSEUM is designed to be fun, interesting and engaging. The presentations will be held at the Museum on Wednesday evenings from 7:30 – 9:00 pm. Light refreshments will be served as part of a fun evening. In addition to the presentations, admission tickets will allow visitors to enjoy and explore the newly expanded Antique Wireless Museum – a unique ‘gem’ of the Finger Lakes.
The schedule of presentations for 2018 includes:
March 7 Live Old Time Radio Show and Music– by the West Bloomfield Congregational Church Bloomfield Home Companion Players
May 2 Canandaigua Main St – 1964 and Today – by Dave Hayden
July 11 Telegraph and Rochester Tombstones - by Bruce Roloson
September 5 Impact of Radio on Society – by Robert Hobday
November 7 The Item in Question at the Museum – William Hopkins
Future presentations may include such topics as Iconic Women of Radio, Radio Broadcasting Today, Finger Lakes Wine Industry, History of the Voice of America, Irish Music, and History of WHAM.
Admission for adults is $10 or $5 for members of the Museum. Seating is limited so don’t miss out. Purchase your advance sale tickets at the Museum during normal Museum hours of Tuesdays 10 am to 3 pm and Saturdays 1 pm to 5 pm. Remaining tickets will be sold the night of the presentation at the door.
The Antique Wireless Museum is located at 6925 Route 5 in Bloomfield, New York 14469 near the corner of Route 5 and Route 444.
Founded in 1952, the Museum is sponsored by Antique Wireless Association which is an educational, non-profit corporation chartered by the Department of Education of the State of New York.