Upcoming Events

Photo of North Gate by Dan Bethel, 1/22/17
Photo of North Gate by Dan Bethel, 1/22/17

Blackstone Valley Historical Society

2:00 pm, Sunday, April 21: Andy Tuetken, author of the Murals of McCoy will talk about his book on the history of the murals by Carol “Tayo” Heuser, a former RISD student,  at McCoy Stadium. The well-known murals featured famous Pawsox players .The book blends Tuetken’s love of baseball and history. All profits from the book benefit Pawtucket Youth Baseball.

1: 30 pm Annual Meeting and 2:00 pm, Christine Nowak Lecture, Sunday, May 19:  Marta V. Martinez will talk about  Latino history in Central Falls.  She is an oral historian who is the author of Latino History in Rhode Island, which inspired the recent Trinity Rep production of La Broa’ (Broad Street) earlier this year.


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4 thoughts on “Upcoming Events”

  1. Hello! I am interested in attending the March 30, 2016, lecture at 7:00 p.m with Ken Postle.
    Where will this be held? Also, do I need to be a member to attend?
    Thank you!

    1. It will be held at North Gate (1873 Old Louisquiset Pike, Lincoln, RI. All lectures are free and open to the public. Please come and enjoy. Thank you.

  2. Have been going to Christmas service and caroling at Quaker meeting house for many years and look forward to it. Is it scheduled for 2016? I was sick last year and was upset that I couldn’t go.

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