Category Archive: Events

Feb 06

March 11-12 workshop announcement

Due to circumstances beyond her control, Jenna will not be available to teach the march stays/jumps workshop scheduled for March 11-12,2017 Bernadette Weaver and I will be leading the workshop. as a result; 1) price reduction. Since we won’t charge for our time, It will be around $50.00 for materials only, If you still wish …

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Jan 31

VHA/BVMA meeting announcement

In addition to the silent auction, members of the VHA/BVMA may set out new or gently used items to sell or trade. items should be appropriate to the 1740-1820 time period. The fee for this is a quality item for the silent auction. The silent auction proceeds will benefit the Education fund. Thanks in advance …

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Jan 28

Please stay tuned….

We are currently in the process of updating and moving things around here at, so please excuse any oddities or empty slots you may encounter in the near future. We will be working very hard to remedy this quickly and to make this site much more active and to turn it into the information …

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Jan 25

BVMA/VHA Annual Membership Meeting

Attention BVMA Members, We are pleased to announce that the BVMA Annual Membership Meeting will be held on March 18, 2017 at the Pine Tree Rifle Club in Johnstown, NY. All members are both invited and encouraged to attend. Below are more details about the meeting:   BVMA Annual Membership Meeting Date: Saturday, March 18,2017 …

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Jan 21

BVMA/VHA Logo Contest

Good evening all, In keeping with this year’s theme of revitalization and reorganization, a new logo seemed highly appropriate. A logo to , not only incorporate both the Burning of the Valleys Military Association and Valley History Alliance titles, but to also represent our mission and expanded time period. This is asking a great deal, …

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Jan 16

BVMA/VHA Annual Membership Meeting 2017

Dear BVMA/VHA members,      The annual BVMA/VHA membership meeting will be March 18,2017 at the Pine Tree Rifle Club in Johnstown,NY. Please mark your calendars.      Details to follow.                      Cheers,                           …

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Status update

bvma bylaws for 1 14 17 meeting (1)

Reminder of this MOST IMPORTANT delegates meeting. The date is January 14, 2017 10:00am at The Burke Tavern 200 South William St. Johnstown, NY

Please review the Proposed bylaw changes. This will be the first order of Business and will determine the future of the organization!

Oct 22

Thomas Diamond 1770 store inventory, Jelles Fonda store ledger

I have added the scans above to the media library section. I have more to be transcribed if anyone has time. Chris Osinski

Oct 22

New research resources becoming available to the BVMA membership,

FROM PAUL SUPLEY For some years now, many of us in the BVMA and Mohawk/Schoharie Valley Historic Sites have conjectured on the clothing worn by the Palatine Germans in the 1760’s to early 1770’s. Seeing as they were in the valleys by the early 1700’s, we thought that their clothing would be be as up …

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Sep 21

Ft Klock participants schedule

INTERRUPTED HARVEST- FORT KLOCK HISTORIC RESTORATIO-N BVMA 2016 Participant Schedule: (subject to change) Friday Sept 30 *12:00 noon Registration opens -Dutch barn 6:00pm – done –Dinner – at the Ft Klock kitchen area (bring your mess gear) 8:00pm officer’s call – Fort Kitchen 10:30pm- 630am QUIET HOURS Saturday Oct. 1 830am-930am onsite non-public war games-Klock …

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