Collector Robert Chevako poses with one of the hundreds of items included in his “Past Technology” exhibit on display at the New Woodstock Free Library during October and November. The exhibit will begin with a reception and commentary from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5 at the library.
New Woodstock Physicist, engineer and past president of the New Woodstock Regional Historical Society, Robert Chevako, will present the first public exhibit of his collection of technology artifacts during October and November at the New Woodstock Free Library.
A reception and commentary on the collection will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5 at the library.
The product of decades of acquisition of objects that represent the advance of technology over the past century.
Chevako’s collection includes electronic devices, rare examples of early radios, computers and other inventions that are part of the history of technological advancement. Many of the items are still in working condition.
The exhibit is also one stop on the Greater Cazenovia Art Trail program, taking place Oct. 6 and 13.
The New Woodstock Free Library is open 1 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and Wednesday evenings and from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturdays.
The library is also open whenever the blue library symbol flag is flying out front.
For more information about this exhibit and the other programs and events at the library call 662-3134 or visit the library’s website at midyork.org/newwoodstock.