Fundraising & Donations: 2018 Events

Annual Chili Supper

Friday, May 11, 2018, 5-7 PM at the Museum — pay as you will. Chili, corn bread, ice cream sundaes.

Annual Plant Sale

Friday, May 18, 2018, Noon to dusk and Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM - 1 PM on the lawn of Cambridge U.P. Church (at the red light).

Beautiful vegetable and flowering plants back again this year from Al Rapp's greenhouses just in time for your garden and Memorial Day remembrances.

Shortcake Sale

Saturday, June 2, 2018 11 AM until sold out — During the Balloon Festival on West Main Street at the office of K Ward Realty next to "The Cambridge" (formerly Cambridge Hotel). Pay as you will for a bowl of homemade shortcake complete with whipped cream and lots of berries.

Summer Lawn Party

Saturday, August 4, 2018, 5-7 PM on the Museum lawn — $15 per person.

Wonderful food and drink, music, silent auction: all done in the Victorian style. Exhibits, including the new carriage house exhibits. Dust off your party clothes (admired, but not required) and join the fun! Rain or shine.

Tag Sale

August or September (TBD) — 9 AM - 1 PM on Broad St. just past the Museum — Watch local newspapers.

A special sale including nice books.

Victorian Tea

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 2 PM at the Museum on Broad Street — $15 per person.

There will again be the popular fashion show presented by Mrs. Phyllis Chapman. Reservations are required no later than October 1, 2018. (518) 677-3327 or by mail P.O. Box 123, Cambridge, NY 12816.

Holiday Food Sale Plus

Holiday food sale plus

Saturday, November 17, 2018, 9 AM - 2 PM

Food sale (including pies made by our own bakers), plus a few items for sale. A variety of home baked goods in time for Thanksgiving.

Ongoing Sales: Annual Raffle

Beautiful painting by Jane Nichols Bates.   Can be seen at various places around Cambridge or at the Museum.
Chances: $2.00 each or $10.00 for 6. Drawing at the Christmas open house.

Great Cambridge Fair CD

"The Great Cambridge Fair" DVD — $10.00

Rice Seed Company Poster

Rice Seed Company Poster Prints — Sale: 2 for $10 or $7.00 each

  • "A History of the Cambridge Area" by Robert W. Raymond; edited by Thomas Raymond; 52 pages-Commemorates the 250th Anniversary of the Cambridge Patent (1761-2011) with supplemental Cambridge area historical timeline — $20.00 (add $1 postage if mailed)

  • Official commemorative coin for the Village of Cambridge's 150th Anniversary.  On Sale:  $5.00.
  • Note cards
  • Wooden ornaments for hanging of various Cambridge landmarks including churches, the Museum, Hotel Cambridge, popcorn wagon, etc. Get them while they last. $8.00 each
  • Rice Seed Co. Posters on sale:  $8 - a great gift to frame
  • Postcards of the museum. $1.00 each