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Sanbornton Historical Society
Lane Tavern, Route 132, Sanbornton Square
Sanbornton NH 03269


2008 SHS Programs and Special Events:

First Wednesdays of the months of April-October, 7:00 PM at the Lane Tavern in Sanbornton Square, unless otherwise indicated.

Programs:

  • April 2: "The Golden Age of Quackery: Patent Medicine Advertising in the 1800's"
    Presenter: Mark Foynes.
    Hosts: Milly Shaw & Linda VanValkenburgh


  • May 7: "The Victorians: A Morbid Taste for Mourning"
    Presenters: Evelyn Auger & Linda Salatiello
    Hosts: The Boudreau Family

  • June 4: "Abraham & Mary Lincoln: The Long and Short of It"
    Presenters: Steve & Sharon Wood

    Hosts: Karen Ober & Charlotte Tibbetts

  • July 2: "The Surprising Influence of New Hampshire Mills"
    Presenter: Brad Wolf
    Hosts: Pauline Chabot & Gail Morrison


  • August 6: "An Ardent Account of the Sanbornton Snowroller Restoration"
    Presenter: Ralph Sellars
    Hosts: Darlene Sellars & Arlene Ilgenfritz

  • September 3: "Remembering Old Time Winnisquam"
    Presenters: Roberta Skeats Stearns & Wayne Snow
    Hosts: Grita Olmstead & T.K. Whalen


  • October 1: Annual Meeting and Dinner: 6:00 PM
    Hosts: Governing Board

Special Events:

  • June 14: Annual Flea Market
    9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Coordinator: Ellen Coulter

  • July 12: July 12: Antique Barn Workshop and Tour:
    Coordinators: Franz Vail and the NH Preservation Alliance

  • Farmers' Market
    June 27-October 3, Every Friday, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Coordinators: Steve Ober and Charlotte Tibbetts

  • Open House with Tavern Tours
    July 4, July 18, August 1, September 5, October 3: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    July 19 (Old Home Day), 10 AM - 2 PM

  • July 19: Olde Time Variety Show (Old Home Day), 7 PM

  • August 23: A Taste of NH: Harvest Supper and Open House, 6:00 PM
    Coordinators: Charlie Burke and Governing Board
    Click here for the menu

  • December 6: Christmas Wreath and Craft Sale
    9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Coordinators: Claudette Varney and the Governing Board

    Christmas Wreath Sale Order Form



This document initially developed by Jack Potter, 603-528-1990, info@shakerwoodsfarm.com.
Shaker Woods Farm at Point Comfort, 8 March 2008

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