Final ‘History Matters’ discussion Thursday night

SARANAC LAKE – Historic Saranac Lake announced that the last of its four “History Matters” discussions in May will feature the topic of quilting in the Adirondacks. The talk is hosted in conjunction with the Lake Placid North Elba Historical Society.

Hallie E. Bond, former curator at the Adirondack Museum, will present her lecture titled “Common Threads: Adirondack Quilts Tell Their Stories,” at 7 p.m. May 30 at the Lake Placid Historical Society, located in Lake Placid at 242 Station St.

The talk is free and open to the public.

Light refreshments will be provided. The event has been made possible through the support of the New York Council on the Humanities’ Speakers in the Humanities Program.