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

2013 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 11: Mysteries of the Tamworth and Effingham Ironworks
    Presenters: John Hartog and Joe Bradley.
    Hosts: Pauline Chabot and Ellen Coulter
    If inclement weather, the meeting may be held at the Sanbornton Public Library

  • May 9: A History of the Hersey Mountain Area
    Presenter: Presenter: Dan Heyduk.
    Hosts: Vicki Abbott and Eileen Schulze

  • June 13: Field Trip to the Sandwich Historical Society's Quimby Barn & Transportation Museum
    Note: Carpools leave the Lane Tavern @ 5:30 PM
    Hosts: Faith Tobin and Linda Salatiello

  • July 11: 1863: Remembering the Battles of Vicksburg, Chattanooga, and Gettysburg
    Presenters: Bob Ilgenfritz & Dave Witham.
    Hosts: Arlene Ilgenfritz & Marlene Witham

  • August 8: New Hampshire Songs and Stories
    Presenter: Don Watson.
    Hosts: Debbie Aberg and Nina Gardner

  • September 12: Looking back at Sanbornton Square: l947-1955
    Presenters: Doug Prescott Jr & Evelyn Auger
    Hosts: Denise Bodwell & Janice Boudreau

  • October 10: Annual Meeting and Free Pot Roast n' Potato Supper: 6:00 PM
    Hosts: Governing Board

Special Events:

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

  • May 4 (Saturday): Painting Your Historic House: a Preservation Alliance program.
    Presenter: John Thompson, 1-4 PM
    Coordinator: Dave Witham

  • May 18 (Saturday): Plant Sale andCommunity Yard Sale
    9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Coordinator: Faith Tobin, 934-5946. Coffe & muffins available.

  • Farmers' Market
    Status: unknown at this time

  • Open House with Tavern Tours
    August 10: (Old Home Day), 12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Coordinators: Linda Salatiello and Vicki Abbott. Other tour dates available upon request.

  • July 10: Pancake Breakfast, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Coordinators: Darlene Sellars, John Olmstead and the Governing Board

  • December 7: 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