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Events at the Trustees of Reservations

Jun 21 2019
Last updated Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 at 12:15 am.
Date Event Location Region Category 06/22/2019 William Cullen Bryant: Poet, Editor & Conservationist William Cullen Bryant Homestead Pioneer Valley History, Art & Culture 06/22/2019 Hilltown Open Studio Tour at the Bryant Homestead William Cullen Bryant Homestead Pioneer Valley History, Art & [continue reading]

Rediscovering the Hidden Mill River | Northampton | May 13

May 13 2019
Rediscovering the Hidden Mill River Monday, May 13, 6:30-8:30pm
Forbes Library, 20 West Street, Northampton, MA
Facebook event details:  https://www.facebook.com/events/347821319271788/
“Rediscovering the Hidden Mill River: A Forbes Library Forum
Next year marks the 80th anniversary of the Great Mill River Diversion when the Corps of Engineers dug a ditch [continue reading]

6 Undeniable Reasons To Visit The Oldest Covered Bridge In Massachusetts

Apr 11 2019
6 Undeniable Reasons To Visit The Oldest Covered Bridge In Massachusetts Did you know Conway is home to Massachusetts’ oldest covered bridge?
Learn more here .
https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/massachusetts/oldest-covered-bridge-ma/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=massachusetts&utm_campaign=newslette r [continue reading]

Indigenous Voices in the Berkshires | Cummington | April 14

Apr 2 2019
Indigenous Voices in the Berkshires Sunday, April 14, 1:00-3:00pm
Cummington Community Center, 33 Main St., Cummington, MA
Facebook event details:  https://www.facebook.com/events/288314698714932/
“Guest speaker, Marge Bruchac, Abenaki, Learn about Wampum, Hail to the Sunrise Statue, Native People in Western Mass, Marge Bruchac, PhD. professor, author and historical consultant will offer a [continue reading]

Most People Have No Idea There’s An Underwater Ghost Town Hiding In Massachusetts

Feb 5 2019
The Quabbin Reservoir is one of the most important water sources in the state, and a beautiful place to spend a sunny afternoon. However, the history of its construction is a much darker tale than you might expect.
In order to build this massive reservoir, not one, but  four  thriving towns were drowned. The [continue reading]

Smith College to exhibit late photojournalist’s ‘Portraits of War’

Feb 4 2019
Smith alum Cynthia Elbaum was covering the war in Chechnya when she was killed there in 1994. Her work will be on view as part of an "Understanding Russia" symposium.
The work of Smith College photojournalist and graduate Cynthia Elbaum, who was killed covering the war in Chechnya in the 1990s, will go [continue reading]

The Lost Forests of New England Film Screening | Amherst | January 23

Jan 16 2019
The Lost Forests of New England Film Screening Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 7 PM – 9 PM
Hitchcock Center for the Environment, 845 West St, Amherst, MA
Register here .
Facebook event details:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1871424302970509/
What were New England’s woodlands like prior to 1600? What do the [continue reading]

MLK Day 2019: Walking the Afro-Am Heritage Trail | Florence | January 21

Jan 14 2019
MLK Day 2019: Walking the Afro-Am Heritage Trail Hosted by The Resistance Center for Peace and Justice and The David Ruggles Center for History and Education

Monday, January 21, 10:00-11:30am
Sojourner Truth Memorial Park, Park St, Florence, MA
Facebook event info:  https://www.facebook.com/events/198533367704332/ [continue reading]

Native Voices: Recovering American Histories | Deerfield | January 27, February 24, March 24

Jan 12 2019
Native Voices: Recovering American Histories Hosted by Historic Deerfield
Held at Garonzik Auditorium, Deerfield Academy, 7 Boyden Lane, Deerfield, MA
Sundays, January 27, February 24, and March 24, 2:00-3:00pm
Event details and registration can be found here .
Facebook event info:  https://www.facebook.com/events/2009479659351731/
“This [continue reading]

Jewish Genealogy Resource Fair coming to Amherst

Jan 2 2019
Published by under Amherst, Events, History
The first-time event is free to the public and will feature eight experienced researchers.
AMHERST – Interested in learning about your ancestry or further investigating what you already know?
The Jewish Genealogy Resource Fair organized by the Western Massachusetts Jewish Genealogical Society may be able to help.
The first-time event will be [continue reading]

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