DCS celebrates the Town of Duanesburg's 250th anniversary
Duanesburg Central School District joined with the Town of Duanesburg in celebrating its 250th anniversary in 2015. DCS honored the historic event at Duanesburg Day in March 2015 with displays and commemorative items (including a logo designed by our students) honoring the region's heritage. A special Facebook page also was created for the anniversary (https://www.facebook.com/Duanesburg250 ).
The wide variety of 250th anniversary events were held, including historical study trips by students and teachers, an essay contest andconcerts at Delanson Park, as well as an August ecumenical service and a September Ride About.
On Sept. 25 and 26, 2015 DCS hosted a festive and fun school and community event, the Duanesburg 250th Anniversary Celebration & Return of Homecoming. Activities included soccer games, a band and bonfire, cookouts, craft fair and farmers market, chicken barbecue, dodgeball tournament, and formal ceremony with local officials and historical experts.
Take a look back
DCS created a Duanesburg 250 Celebration Facebook photo album
Visit the Homecoming Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Duanesburghomecoming.
Visit the Duanesburg 250 Celebration Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Duanesburg250
To reflect on Duanesburg's amazing past, DCS is proud to post a series of Historical Reflections of Duanesburg's Past. Thank you to the Duanesburg 250 Committee for providing the historical PDFs below: