ICYMI: Peterboro UMC invites public to Black History Month service

The Peterboro United Methodist Church is having a special service of worship in observance of Black History Month at 9:15 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, in the sanctuary at 5240 Pleasant Valley Road, Peterboro. Rev. Christiane Depestre invites all to attend this significant event.

The guest speaker will be Norman K. Dann, Ph.D., who […]

Peterboro Ornithon Turns 150

The front the Ornithon, or Bird House, that Greene Smith built in Peterboro in 1863. In recognition of the 150th anniversary of the unusual building, Norman K. Dann will present a program on Smith and his private bird museum at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 26, 2013 at the site of the Bird House on the […]

Save the Date: Peterboro Civil War Weekend is June 8 and 9

A unit of 12th Regiment U.S. Infantry, Co. A, the military host of the 21st Annual Peterboro Civil War Weekend, assembles on the green.

Visitors at the 21st annual Peterboro Civil War Weekend can walk in the civilian camps and observe domestic fashions, daily duties, and recreational activities.

Historic exhibits and demonstrations at the annual […]

Shiffer to Conduct in Hometown for Hometown Day


Paul Shiffer conducts the Canastota Community Band. The Band will present the annual concert for Peterboro Hometown Day at 7 p.m. in Peterboro.

(Peterboro, NY – Aug. 2012) Peterboro resident Paul Shiffer was on the committee to organize the first Peterboro Hometown Day for the Smithfield Volunteer Fire Department. In those early years, […]

Peterboro Hometown Day Offers Fun and Games


(Peterboro, NY – Aug. 2012) The Annual Peterboro Hometown Day opens at 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 5 with many activities On the Green in Peterboro. Field activities conclude at 4 p.m. followed by a concert with pie and ice cream at 7 p.m.

The first scheduled activity is the Sack Race at 11 […]