Upcoming Event: Life on the Erie Canal with Captain Kelsey

Capt’n Kelsey will step off his Erie Canal Boat and onto the floor of the Fayetteville Village Auditorium to take a first hand look at the reality of Canal life in the 1880s. This is a first person historic interpretation by Michele Henry based on her extensive research of actual Canal events.

Join us for this free, fun history program at the Fayetteville Village Auditorium

425 East Genesee St.

Fayetteville, NY 13066

on Saturday, March 24 at 2 pm

Take a virtual tour of our digital Manlius history collection:

All of these images and more can be found in our Village of Manlius Collection on NYHeritage.org. NYHeritage.org is also home to our Fayetteville-Manlius Yearbook collection. These collections were digitized in collaboration with the Manlius Library and thanks to two generous grants from the Central New York Resources Council (CLRC).


Research is by appointment only.