Our Current Projects are..

General Walter Martin Mansion

Stow Square Monument

We have a wide variety of resources for your family research needs. Genealogy research requests can be made with Lewis County Historical Society.


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Events - 2018 Black River Concert Series


 2018 Black River Valley Concert Series

January 13: Mike Powell, A blend of folk, soul, and country from the North Country’s very own star.

January 27: The Colgate 13, Third oldest all-male collegiate a cappella ensemble in America.

February 10: Carolyn Kelly, Syracuse’s mistress of the blues

February 24: Dave Ruch, From the banjo to jaw harp to spoons, sea shanties to cowboy songs to ballads

March 10: Searson, High energy fiddling and step-dancing

March 24: Boogie Woogie Kid, Michigan’s leading boogie-woogie pianist plays blues, jazz and ragtime 

April 14: Lonely Heartstring Band, Multi-talented musicians in a classic Bluegrass quintet  -  Read More




Season: $110 (includes one free guest pass)

At the Door: $20      In Advance: $18

Student: $12     Family: $45


Black River Concert Series

Season Tickets

Available at: lewiscountyhistory.org (PayPal), Café Z in Lowville, Dr. Guitar in Watertown, and The Falls Pharmacy in Lyons Fall

All concerts at in the Blue Room of the Lewis County Historical Society

 7552 South State St, Lowville NY    7:30 p.m.



 The Black river Valley Concert Series has a robust history of bringing a wide variety of high-quality music and entertainment right here to our doorstep to brighten up our long winters.  Individuals, organizations, and businesses are encouraged to participate by partially or fully sponsoring one of the upcoming concerts.  We gratefully accept all donations (big and small) to help offset the cost of the 2018 Series which promises to be better than ever.

Gold ($1000+)

Pratt-Northam Foundation

St. Lawrence County Arts Council

Countryside Veterinary Clinic

Silver ($500-$999)

Roger & Frances Abbey

Arel and Barbara Brown

Lowville Medical Associates, LLP

Lowville Walmart

Stewart Shops

Bronze ($250-$499)

The Young Law Office, PLLC

National Abstract

Supporter Level

Croniser, Lawrence & Phillipe, CPAs

Philip McDowell, Psychotherapist

In-Kind Donations

Jeb’s Restaurant

Kinney Drugs

Ridge View Lodge

Tom Spaulding State Farm

Sunnycrest Flowers

Or sponsor what you can.





This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and administered by the St. Lawrence County Arts Council.



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