Life Long Learning

Fort Ticonderoga Author Series

May-October 2014
Fort Ticonderoga’s Author Series features the authors of recent works related to the Fort Ticonderoga story. Programs take place in the Deborah Clarke Mars Education Center and are included in the cost of admission. Each program is followed by a book signing in the Museum Store. For more information.

 

The Lake Series: Lake George & Lake Champlain

June 21, August 16, September 6
This series of Saturday morning programs focuses on the history, geography, culture, ecology, and current issues related to the Lake George and Lake Champlain region. For more information.

 

Champlain Region Roundtable for Museum Educators and Curators

September 12, 2014
This day-long Roundtable for Museum Educators and Curators focuses on the Common Core and takes place in the Mars Education Center from 9:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Pre-registration is required. For more information.

 

"Burgoyne's Campaign of 1777: The Second Stage" Bus Tour

September 19, 2014
This day-long bus tour includes Fort Ann, Fort Edward, Jane McRea's grave, Bennington Battlefield, and more with historian Michael Gabriel and tour coordinator Bruce Venter. For more information.

 

Eleventh Annual Fort Ticonderoga Seminar on the American Revolution

September 19-21, 2014
Join us for this annual seminar focused on the American Revolution. Pre-registration is required. For more information.

 

Fort Fever Series

January-April, 2015
Join us for these Sunday afternoon programs presented by members of the Fort Ticonderoga staff. For more information.

 

Fourth Annual Garden and Landscape Symposium

April 18, 2015
This one-day program focuses on practical, easy-to-implement strategies for expanding and improving your garden or landscape. For more information.

 

Seventh Annual Colonial America Conference for Educators

May 15, 2015
This day-long conference, while geared for educators, is open to anyone interested in how to connect students with history. For more information. 

 

Twentieth Annual War College of the Seven Years’ War

May 15-17, 2015
Join us for this annual seminar focused on the French & Indian War in North America. Pre-registration is required. For more information.

 

Fort Ticonderoga Teacher Institute: "The French & Indian War"

June 28-July 3, 2015
This week-long institute for teachers focuses on the French & Indian War, with an emphasis on the campaigns involving Fort Carillon (Ticonderoga). Additional information available in November 2014. 

 

NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops for School Teachers

"The American Revolution on the Northern Frontier: Fort Ticonderoga and the Road to Saratoga"

July 12-17 and July 26-31, 2015
These week-long workshops for teachers focus on the American Revolution on the Northern Frontier from 1775-1777 and are supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Additional information available in November 2014.

 

Fifth Annual "Material Matters: It's in the Details" Seminar

November 7 & 8, 2015
This weekend seminar focuses on the material culture of 18th-century North America. Pre-registration is required. For more information.