The Sidney Historical Association hosted Village of Oxford Historian, Vicky House at their first meeting of the fall, September 11, 2019. Ms. House spoke about the history of the NYS Veteran’s Home at Oxford and indeed the beginnings of all the NYS Veteran’s Homes. With a multitude of articles, pictures and her own extensive knowledge, she kept the attention of the group for the evening. 

The Association held the program in the Sidney Town Office Building located at 44 Grand Street in Sidney, NY. Their museum is in its new home in the building and has been open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10am – 2 pm since January of 2019. Come and visit the museum and stay for coffee and conversation. For an appointment or for group visits email historicsidney@gmail.com or visit our website www.historicsidney.org.