Events

Events are offered via a combination of in-person and Zoom presentations or via Zoom only. Some events are made possible through partnership with the New Hampshire Humanities "Humanities-to-Go" program.

Event Listing

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  • YouTube Recording  of "Range the Wild Woods Over: Loggers’ Songs and Stories"
    YouTube Recording of "Range the Wild Woods Over: Loggers’ Songs and Stories"
    YouTube
    Jan 12, 10:00 AM – Jan 31, 12:00 AM
    YouTube
    This is an on demand link to a YouTube recording of Folklorist Jeff Warner's January 10, 2022 presentation of the songs and stories of the people who worked the wintry woods. YOU DO NOT NEED TO USE THE RSVP BUTTON TO WATCH THIS VIDEO
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  • Heroes and Homecomings: Norman Rockwell and WWII
    Heroes and Homecomings: Norman Rockwell and WWII
    Zoom Event
    Feb 14, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom Event
    Art Historian Jane Oneail explores how Norman Rockwell's WW 2 work departs from earlier artistic interpretations of American conflicts. Although an RSVP is not required to attend, your response does allow us to send you an event reminder and any other important updates.
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  • Civil War Soldier’s Quilts
    Civil War Soldier’s Quilts
    Zoom Event
    Mar 14, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom Event
    Quilt historian Pamela Weeks discusses the US Sanitary Commission, women's roles at home and as nurses, and highlights 14 quilts made by soldiers during the Civil War. Although an RSVP is not required to attend, your response allows us to send you an event reminder and any other important updates.
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  • Brewing in New Hampshire: An Informal History of Beer in the Granite State
    Brewing in New Hampshire: An Informal History of Beer in the Granite State
    Zoom Event
    Apr 11, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom Event
    Author Glenn Knoblock explores the history of New Hampshire's beer & ale brewing industry from Colonial days to today's modern breweries and brew pubs. Although an RSVP is not required to attend, your response does allow us to send you an event reminder and any other important updates.
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  • Bearing Witness and the Endurance of Voice
    Bearing Witness and the Endurance of Voice
    Zoom Event
    May 09, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Event
    Shanta Lee Gander illustrates Lucy Terry Prince’s importance as the first African-American poet who fought for her rights within the landscape of early Vermont. Although an RSVP is not required to attend, your response does allow us to send you an event reminder and any other important updates.
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  • Digging Into Native History in New Hampshire
    Digging Into Native History in New Hampshire
    Washington Town Hall or Via Zoom
    Jun 13, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Washington Town Hall or Via Zoom, 7 Halfmoon Pond Rd, Washington, NH 03280, USA
    Anthropologist/Archaeologist Robert Goodby reveals archaeological evidence that shows their deep presence here, inches below the earth's surface. Although an RSVP is not required to attend, your response does allow us to send you an event reminder and any other important updates.
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