Civil War Music At Catt. County Museum

MACHIAS – The Cattaraugus County Museum’s summer-long Civil War Event Series continues on Wednesday, Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. as Jim Kimball will be on hand to perform a program of Civil War-era music. Kimball teaches music history, world music and classes on American folk music, and directs the Geneseo String Band in the Music Department at State University at Geneseo. He plays fiddle, button accordions, keyboards, jaw harp, bones and banjo, calls square dances and frequently lectures and presents papers on many musical subjects. This talk is free and open to the public.

The museum is located in the Stone House (adjacent to the Pines’ facility), 9825 Route 16, Machias. Call 353-8200 with any questions.