HISTORICAL SOCIETY EVENTS
SUMMER 2017 EVENTS
Saturday, Sept. 9th, 11am Business Meeting & Brunch
Program: Curators Dr. Gerald Abbott and Pam Gasner to present a 75th Anniversary Exhibit Overview 11:30AM
Still in the planning stages Archaeology Day will be held in October, location: Historical Society, Program includes a panel discussion with Kevin McBride, Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Connecticut;
Joseph (Jay) N. Waller, Jr, Senior Archaeologist with The Public Laboratory, Inc (PAL); Tim Ives, Principle Archaeologist from the Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission.
45th Annual House & Garden Tour – Aug. 17, 2017, Thursday 10 -2 pm
Featuring 7 homes & gardens along Spring Street. Tickets available:
$40 Adults; Members & Students $35; Pre-sale: $30 through 7/17/17
July 3rd (Mon) & 23rd(Sun); August 6th, 20th & Sept. 17th (Sundays) from 9 – 2pm and October 7th (Saturday with the Farmers Market vendors) from 9 – 2pm
Arts & Crafts Guild Fair on Historical Society lawn – Special program on the Porch with Sale of Captain Bob drawingsread more
**Every Thursday – July & August ** 10am Old Harbor walking Tour with Tour Guide – meet at the statue of Rebecca across from the theatre. $15/person; member discount
Thursdays 6 – 9pm Dodge Street Stroll
Featuring: “Art Night @ the Museum” with Scavenger hunts and special programs.
“All are welcome to visit the Block Island Historical Society Museum for an evening of family fun on the porch of our historic Woonsocket House Museum building.