North Country Live returns in Ticonderoga

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TICONDEROGA – North Country Community College is excited to announce the return of North Country Live with a new series of in-person programs this summer.

This edition of North Country Live will feature four presentations at the college’s Ticonderoga campus that are free and open to the public.

  • Thursday, July 11, 7 pm – “Dead Trees Will Show You the Way: Echoes from the Underground Railroad” with Tom McGrath.
  • Thursday, July 18, 7 pm – “The Farmer and the Sailor: The Real Story of John Brown, Richard Henry Dana and an Adirondack Meeting” with Pete Nelson
  • Thursday, July 25, 7 pm – “The Tank is Filled with Hundred-Proof: Stories of Bootlegging in the Adirondacks” with Tom McGrath
  • Thursday, Aug. 1, 7 pm – “Turning Point: The Remarkable Story of the Battle of Plattsburgh” with Pete Nelson

For complete descriptions and more information on each of these programs, visit

The college’s Ticonderoga campus is located at 11 Hawkeye Trail, Ticonderoga, NY, 12883.

North Country Live was launched in spring 2020, at the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, to provide programs that enrich our communities, spark conversation, and foster intellectual exploration. Since then, more than 35 free webinars, presentations and panel discussions have been presented on a wide range of topics including the arts, wellness, personal finance, history, the environment and outdoor recreation.

To view an archive of past programs, or for more information on North Country Live, visit