Events

Memorial Day Ceremony

Saturday, May 25th, 9 am. FREE event. Join the Friends of Oakwood and the Veterans of Lansingburgh on Saturday, May 25th as we remember all our veterans. The ceremony begins promptly at 9am with the ringing of the Meneely Bell near the Earl Chapel. Nikki Osterhout will sing the National Anthem and Father Desmond Francis …

Annual Spring Bird Walk May 18th, 8am

Saturday May 18, 8 am, $15.00 pp         We’ll stroll to a variety of habitats and look for migrating birds as well as all sorts of wildlife! Oakwood is home to more than 70 species of birds. Bring binoculars. A few loaner binoculars will be available. Beginners welcome. Registration preferred. 518-328-0090 Pay on arrival. A reduced-rate …

THE TRIAL OF BAT SHEA performance at Oakwood Cemetery. Both performances (March 29th & 30th) are sold out!

In 1894 Robert Ross was shot and killed as he tried to prevent ballot box stuffing in a local election. Bartholomew “Bat” Shea was wrongfully accused, convicted and executed for the murder. Some say Shea was a scapegoat, targeted by politically ambitious Frank Black who went on to become governor of New York. On March …

New website completed!

As you can see, our website has been totally redesigned. Most everything is in the same place, but with a new look. Any issues? Use the contact form.