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


6:30 pm-8:15 pm, Wednesday, April 8, Volunteers-In-Parks Skills Workshop on Cemetery Conservation Skills, offered by the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor and the Blackstone River National Historic Park at the Blackstone Valley Historical Society, 1873 Old Louisquisset Pike, Lincoln, RI  02865  Presenters: Betty and Carlo Mencucci, Greg Duhamel, and Johnelle Bergeron. Registration is required. Contact Suzanne Buchanan no later than April 2, 2020. RSVP to volunteer@BlackstoneHeritageCorridor.org or call 508-234-4242. This workshop has been cancelled and hopefully will be rescheduled.

2:00 pm, Sunday, April 19: Archaeologist Charlotte Taylor from the RI Historic Preservation and Heritage Commission will give a talk  on “Maritime Misfortunes in the Ocean State.”  Taylor  maintains an inventory of the location and condition of the state’s  shipwrecks. This talk has been cancelled and hopefully will be re-scheduled.

Annual Meeting, May 24:  The annual meeting is cancelled and will be rescheduled.  C. Morgan Grefe, RIHS, was to give the Christine Nowak lecture, and we hope to reschedule her talk at some time in the future.

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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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