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

2012 SHS Programs and Special Events:

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


  • April 12: "The Rise of Grant and Lee"
    Presenter: Dave Witham
    Hosts: Marlene Witham and Vicki Abbott

  • April 28: "Spring Cleaning Day at the Lane Tavern": 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • May 10 "In the Footsteps of the Basket Makers"
    Presenter: Sharon Dugan
    Hosts: Grita Olmstead and Linda Smith

  • June 14: "Field Trip to the Remick Farm/Doctor Museum"
    Note: Carpools meet at the Lane Tavern at 4:45 PM. remickmuseum.org
    Hosts: The SHS Governing Board

  • July 12: "Sanbornton and Hill--That Dam Connection"
    Presenter: Evelyn Auger
    Hosts: Mary Caverly and Sally Hibberd

  • August 9: "America's 1st Notorious Serial Killer--HW Mudgett (alias HH Holmes)"
    Presenter: Eileen Schultze
    Hosts: Darlene Sellars and Arlene Ilgenfritz

  • Old Home Day, August 18 (Saturday): "5th NH Volunteer Regiment "Reenactment
    Living Civil War history reenactment at the Old Town Hall, 9:00AM Saturday, 'till Sunday morning
    a Lou Kaucic Charitable Trust program

  • Old Home Day, August 18 (Saturday): "12th NH Volunteer Regiment Serenade Band"
    Location: Farmers' Porch, across from the Lane Tavern, 6 PM
    a Lou Kaucic Charitable Trust encore program
    Admission: $15 per family/$5 per person. Refreshments available. Bring your lawn chairs.

  • September 13: "The Architectural Evolution of the Lane Tavern--a Personal Remembrance"
    Presenter: Doug Prescott Jr.
    Hosts: Pauline Chabot and Gail Morrison

  • October 11: Annual Meeting and Free Pot Roast n' Potato Supper: 6:00 PM
    Hosts: Governing Board

  • November 8: Special Program--to be announced
    Hosts: Governing Board

Special Events:

  • May 26 (Saturday): Plant Sale andCommunity Yard Sale
    9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Coordinator: Faith Tobin, 934-5946. Coffe & muffins available.

  • Farmers' Market
    June 29-October 5, Every Friday, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Coordinator: Pat Consentio

  • Open House with Tavern Tours
    August 17: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM; August 18: (Old Home Day), 12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Coordinators: Linda Salatiello and Vicki Abbott. Other tour dates available upon request.

  • July 18: Pancake Breakfast, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Coordinators: Darlene Sellars, John Olmstead and the Governing Board

  • December 1: Christmas Wreath and Craft Sale
    9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Coordinators: the SHS Governing Board. Vendor contact: Vicki Abbott.

    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