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

2014 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 10: What Do You Do with An Old Graveyard?
    Presenters: Richard Alperin & Richard Maloon. (NH Old Graveyard Assoc.).
    Hosts: Grita Olmstead and Eileen Schulze
    This meeting will be held at the Sanbornton Public Library

  • May 8: All Hands on Board: the War of 1812 and the USS Constitution
    Presenter: Brad Wolff.
    Hosts: Pauline Chabot and Gail Morrison

  • June 10 (Tuesday): Field Trip to The Fells: Historic Estate and Gardens of John Hay.
    Note: Note: this is a private tour: $12 per person. Carpools leave the Lane Tavern @ 5 PM
    Hosts: Vicki Abbott and Linda Salatiello

  • July 10: The Isles of Shoals: the First NH Contact
    Presenter: Tom Coleman. (The Iles of Shoals Assoc.)
    Hosts: Mary Caverly and the Manning Family.

  • August 14: The Underground Railroad
    Presenter: Eleanor Strang.
    Hosts: Debbie Aberg and Nina Gardner

  • September 11: Voices from Sanbornton's Past: A Living History Skit
    Presenters: Vicki Abbott, Evelyn Auger, Linda Salatiello & Dave Witham
    Hosts: Sally Hibberd and Marlene Witham

  • October 9: Annual Meeting: Potluck Supper, 6 PM; Meeting: 7 PM; Program: 7:15 PM: Attic Treasure Show & Tell (bring yours to share)
    Hosts: Governing Board

Special Events:

  • May 3: Spring Cleaning Day at the Lane Tavern: 9 AM - 2 PM
    Coordinators: Dave Witham, Jack Potter and the Governing Board

  • May 17 (Saturday): Plant Sale andCommunity Yard Sale: 9 AM - 2 PM
    Coffee, muffins and snacks available.
    Coordinator: Faith Tobin, 934-5946; Vendor tables: Vicki Abbott

  • June 22 (Sunday): Spring Brunch: 11:30 AM - 2 PM.
    Coordinators: the SHS Governing Board

  • Tavern Tours: July 12, August 6 & September 6: 10 AM - 2 PM
    Coordinators: Linda Salatiello and Vicki Abbott.
    Other tour dates available upon request.

  • October 4 (Saturday, Celebrate Sanbornton): Open House/Tavern Tour: 10AM - 2 PM.
    Coordinators: Linda Salatiello, Vicki Abbott, & the Governing Board.

  • December 6: 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