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APRIL 12, 2017, “FROM STRAW TO GOLD,” Presented by Susan Cain.

The story of the growing, processing and use of flax in New England.
7 p.m., Greater Hartford United Church of Christ, Hartford Village.
Free and open to the general public. Handicapped accessible.


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SEPTEMBER 10-11, “GLORY DAYS FESTIVAL”

JULY 23, THERON BOYD HOUSE TOURS

JUNE  25, HARTFORD ALUMNI DAY

JUNE 18-19, VERMONT HISTORY EXPO at the Tunbridge Fairground


Past Events from the Hartford Historical Society

DEC 10, 2016, “An Old Fashioned Hartford Village Christmas”

NOV 5, 2016, “Growing Up in Wilder,” Presented by Roy Black.

SEP 14, 2016, “Arming America,” Presented by Carrie Brown, Ph.D.

JUNE 8, 2016, “History of West Hartford,” Presented by Cameron Clifford

APRIL 13, 2016, “Remembering Ralph Lehmann,” Presented by John Clerkin

DEC 12, 2015, “An Old Fashioned Christmas” in partnership with the Library, the Greater Hartford United Church of Christ and the House of Seven Gables.

NOV 11, 2015, “A History of the JERICHO DISTRICT” Presented by Leo Zacharski

SEPT 20, 2015, Special Open House, “Removing the Rugs from the Barn Loom”

SEPT 9, 2015, “The Old Country Fiddler: Charles Ross Taggart”Presented by Adam Boyce   Vermont Humanities Council

AUGUST, “ABENAKI and Indigenous Peoples Honoring Day” (Historically an Abenaki trading center and river port beside Hartford Town Hall in White River Junction)

JUNE, “Looking Back at the Civil War From the Comfort of Our Times” by Ralph Epiphany

April 8, A Round Table discussion on “Growing Up in Hartford Village in the 50’s & 60’s”

March 21, “Way Down East”  A 1920 silent classic film starring Lillian Gish


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Some of our most recent archival finds as well as recently acquired treasures.

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