Upcoming Programs

December 12

Lindenwald’s Amazing Historically Accurate Wallpaper

Lindenwald, Martin Van Buren’s historic home, is awash in amazing historically accurate wallpaper. Martin Van Buren National Historic Site Museum Specialist Mike Wasko will provide a look at how the park reproduced wallpaper using historical evidence, the reproduction of the wallpaper, and the result of the rooms being returned to original state.

Mike Wasko has been the Museum Specialist for Martin Van Buren NHS since 2009. He has worked as a museum tech and an interpretive tour guide. Mike has a Bachelor’s Degree in History from West Chester University in Pennsylvania and a Master’s Degree in Public History from SUNY Albany. Originally from Northeastern PA, he currently lives in East Greenbush.

Please email columbiacountylibraries@gmail.com to register.

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