All Programs are open to the public and held at the
Museum, 7 Central St, Boylston (unless otherwise noted). Donations at the
door are always gratefully accepted!
Program - History Lives in the Old Burial Ground Saturday, October
15, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m
Our historical interpreters will portray some early residents
of Boylston, local famous (and infamous) characters. Come meet them and hear
about their lives and adventures! Meet near the Powder House opposite the
Old Burial Grounds. This FREE event is held in conjunction with the
Boylston Fall Festival.
Event40th Anniversary Dinner Friday, November 11, 6 p.m.
Dinner to be held at The Manor in West Boylston. Details on dinner costs & reservations will come later. "
Spend the night with real-life ghost hunters!
Ten people can participate in investigating the first and second floors of the
Old Town Hall and receive a two-hour training class in the process. This is a
second opportunity to attend and learn.< REGISTRATION REQUIRED.To register, please call 508-869-2720 or
Program - "Local Taverns "
Friday, December 9, 7 p.m.
Local taverns were an important part of early American life.
Our history expert, Bill Dupuis, will share his knowledge on Boylston's local taverns and give us a taste of holiday cheer!
Program - "The Lillie Ladies"
Sunday, February 12, 2012, 2 p.m.
The Littlie Ladies, six sisters ages 7 -16, will entertain
us with their musical talents. Come hear them play their stringed
instruments. Refreshments will be provided.
Program - "Sesquicentennial Anniversary Program"
March, 2012 Exact date TBA
We will remember the sacrifices our brethren
made during the Civil War at our Sesquicentennial Anniversary Program.
John Partridge sent
letters to his Boylston home from the battlefield.
These fascinating letters will be read and should provide you with a
look into the life of a soldier of that time. Exact time and date TBA.
Program - "Growing Up In Boylston"
This popular program will again feature different generations'
memories of childhood in Boylston. Bring your questions and comments and join
in this lively discussion. Exact date and time TBA.
Event - "Memorial Day Open House"
Monday, May 28, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Come and visit!!! Free Museum admission - Look for our
"Attic Sale" on the Green! If you would like to donate items for the sale,
please call the museum.
Event - Annual Meeting
- June - TBA
End of year dinner or party.
ONGOING Events and Programs
"Town Remembrances" - -continued by popular
Stories, thoughts, descriptions of places and people,
family life or just rambling through the "old days" - BHSM invites
Boylston citizens of all ages to come in and have their "Town Remembrances"
recorded on Audio and /or Videotape. By appointment ONLY - contact BHSM NOW
to reserve YOUR date.