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Join Us For Opening Day!

02 Apr 23
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The historic Irondale Schoolhouse will reopen for the season on Saturday, May 27! Please join us from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Take a tour of the schoolhouse and enjoy a short video that shares the rich history of the 1858 one-room schoolhouse, including its restoration and relocation to the center of the village of Millerton.

The Irondale Schoolhouse is located at 16 Main St. in Millerton, next to the Harlem Valley Rail Trail. Following opening day, it will be open on weekends from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. through mid-October. 

Enjoy Free Events!

08 Apr 22
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Seating is limited. Please register for the below events in person at Oblong Books in Millerton, or contact Ralph Fedele at or 518-789-4619, or John Brunese at or 518-461-3372.

History Lesson: Friday, June 3, 5:30 pm
Learn about early American education with Traveling Schoolmarm Susan Webb

Book Signing and Talk: Friday, June 24, 7 pm
Sarah K. Hermans will discuss her local history book, “The 1903 Jackson Corners Signature Quilt”

Magician: Saturday, July 2, 11 am and 2 pm
Join us for this family-friendly event — two performances!

Watch Our New Video

30 Jun 21
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We are excited to debut a new video that share the rich history of the Irondale Schoolhouse, including its restoration and relocation to the center of the village of Millerton.

Robin Hood Radio interview

21 May 21
Rhiannon Leo-Jameson
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Ralph Fedele spoke with Robin Hood Radio about opening day for the Irondale Schoolhouse! Join us on Saturday, May 29, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. as we reopen our doors and debut a short video that shares the rich history of the one-room schoolhouse.

Listen to the interview

Celebrating Seventh Year

24 Dec 20
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The Irondale Schoolhouse moved to the center of Millerton seven years ago on Dec. 19, 2013. Read about our anniversary on the front page of The Millerton News.

Composting toilets reopen

27 Aug 20
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The village of Millerton has reopened the composting toilets located in the center of the village and on the Harlem Valley Rail Trail, near the Irondale Schoolhouse. Please remember to wear your mask or face covering at all times and while using the facilities.

The toilets will be open every morning until the fall season. They are locked at dusk for the evening and reopened after they have been cleaned in the mornings.

If you have any questions regarding this facility, email or call the Village Hall at 518-789-4489.

Progress on the Rail Trail

25 Jun 20
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We’re excited to see progress being made on the Harlem Valley Rail Trail next to the Irondale Schoolhouse! This photo was taken by board President Ralph Fedele.

COVID-19 Update

01 May 20
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As our ad in the May issue of Main Street Magazine states: “We look forward to the day when we will open our doors, ring our bell and welcome you to our historic 1858 one-room schoolhouse again.”

Until then, stay safe and be well.

Enjoy Our Halloween Party!

27 Oct 19
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If you are interested in helping decorate, please call Jo at Country Gardeners Florist at 518-789-6440.

View New Paintings by Robert Patrick Coombs on Oct. 12

19 Sep 19
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The latest oil paintings by award-winning artist Robert Patrick Coombs will be exhibited at the schoolhouse on Saturday, Oct. 12, from noon to 6 p.m. as part of Millerton’s village-wide Fall for Art festival.

Light refreshments will be served.