'Grasseroots Fund' buys new windows for Potsdam museum
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 2:46 pm

Above Dustin Bradley, Village of Potsdam head of building maintenance, installs the window shades.

POTSDAM -- The Northern New York Community Foundation's 'Grasseroots Fund' granted the Potsdam Public Museum $2,769 for the purchase of ultraviolet window shades for the museum's main exhibition space to protect the collection from the harmful effects of light on furniture, fabric, books, documents, paintings and photographs.

The museums spring hours staring in February are: Tuesday - Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Current exhibitions include: The History of the Clarkson Family and St. Lawrence Academy to SUNY Potsdam: 200 Years of Education. For more information call the museum at 315-265-6910 or visit www.PotsdamPublicMuseum.org.