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Wistariahurst Museum July Landscape Tour | Holyoke | July 17

Jul 14 2021
Wistariahurst Museum July Landscape Tour Saturday, July 17, 10am
Wistariahurst Museum , 238 Cabot Street, Holyoke, MA
Tickets: $10, $7 for members, seniors, and students
Preregister at: https://wistariahurst.org/events/july-landscape-tour/
Facebook Event Details :
Join City Historian, Penni Martorell, and Wistariahurst gardener, Ralph Strycharz, for [continue reading]

Annual Poetry Walk | Online | May 15

May 14 2021
Annual Poetry Walk Saturday, May 15, 11:30-12:30pm
Hosted by  The Emily Dickinson Museum
Free and open to the public online at: emilydickinsonmuseum.org
Event details :
“Called Back”: A Virtual Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk
Saturday, May 15, 11:30am ET Space is limited, register [continue reading]

Connecticut River Valley Flood of 1936 | Online | April 27

Apr 26 2021
Connecticut River Valley Flood of 1936 Tuesday, April 27, 7pm
Hosted by Historic Northampton
Free and open to the public
Online: historicnorthampton.org
Event details :
In his forthcoming book, Connecticut River Valley Flood of 1936, author Josh Shanley recounts [continue reading]

Rediscovering Northampton: A Natural History Q & A Free-for-All | Online | April 22

Apr 20 2021
Rediscovering Northampton: A Natural History Q & A Free-for-All Thursday, April 22, 7pm
Hosted by  Historic Northampton
Online:  historicnorthampton.org
Free and open to the public, register to attend
Event Details :
Ever wonder why the Mineral Hills are called the Mineral Hills? Or, [continue reading]

Agriculture, Art, Tourism and the Natural History Northampton’s “Meadows” | Online | April 7

Apr 5 2021
Agriculture, Art, Tourism and the Natural History Northampton’s “Meadows” Wednesday, April 7, 7pm
Hosted by Historic Northampton
Free and Online:  historicnorthampton.org
Event Details :
Northampton’s extensive and fertile floodplain along the Connecticut River has been continuously farmed and managed for thousands of years-first [continue reading]

Before the Lake Was Champlain: An Untold Story of Ice Age America | Online | March 6

Mar 3 2021
Before the Lake Was Champlain: An Untold Story of Ice Age America , March 6, 1:00-3:00pm
Hosted by   Nolumbeka Project
Free and open to the public
Event Details :
Stories about “Lost Races” are usually labeled “Fantastic Archaeology” and quickly dismissed, but a surprising new discovery [continue reading]

The River and the Machine: A Biocultural History of Holyoke | Online | February 11

Feb 8 2021
The River and the Machine: A Biocultural History of Holyoke with Kurt Heidinger Thursday, February 11, 6:30pm
Hosted by Wistariahurst Museum
Preregister here: wistariahurst.org/events
Event Details :
Holyoke is one of the world’s most interesting cities because it did not appear through the [continue reading]

Winter Evening Entertainment: History of Chocolate in Early New England | Online | January 6, 20, February 3

Jan 4 2021
Winter Evening Entertainment: History of Chocolate in Early New England Wednesday, January 6, 20, February 3, 6:30-7:30pm
Hosted by  Historic Deerfield
Tickets : free to members, $10 one session, $25 for all 3 sessions
Facebook event details :
There’s nothing better than chocolate – especially [continue reading]

For Over 250 Years, Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum Brings Culture & More to the Pioneer Valley

May 15 2013
Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum Opens for 2013 Season The Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum, an historic house museum dating to 1752 in Hadley, MA opens today (Wednesday, May 15) for its 64th season, and will continue their summer music engagement series, Wednesday Folk Traditions and A Perfect Spot of Tea this summer. Known as Forty Acres, the museum is an [continue reading]

Hadley Farm Museum

Nov 8 2008
Published by under Hadley, History, History Museums
missing imageEarly New England farm equipment in a restored 1782 barn: blacksmith tools, ox cart, stage coach, plows, early domestic appliances from the colonial period through the civil war.
208 Middle Street
Hadley, MA 01035
Phone: 413-586-1160
Open: May-October, Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday, 1-4 p.m.
Please confirm the hours by [continue reading]

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