HISTORICAL SOCIETY EVENTS

SUMMER 2017 EVENTS

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BI Historical Society Annual Meeting

Saturday, Sept. 9th – 5PM Business Meeting | 5:30 Program
Program: Curators Dr. Gerald Abbott and Pam Gasner to present a 75th Anniversary Exhibit “Rugged and Refined: Block Island’s History and Its Keepers”
Location: Historical Society lawn and tent (Rainy day location: Harbor Baptist Church)

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New Perspectives on the History and Archaeology of Block Island

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.

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Arts and Crafts Guild Fairs

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 drawings

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Historical Society Fall Open House

Saturday,Date/Time: TBA
“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.

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