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

2016 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 14 - Who's Taking Care of Your Town's History? Preservation Tools and Strategies for the 21st Century
    Presenter: Maggie Stier, Field Service Rep for the N.H. Preservation Alliance
    Hosts: The Tobin Family

    This meeting will be held at the Sanbornton Public Library

  • May 12 - The Shaker Legacy (NH Humanities Council program)
    Presenter: Darryl Thompson
    Vicki Abbott & Linda Salatiello

  • June 9 - Field Trip to the Lakeport Historical Railroad Museum
    Carpools leaving the Lane Tavern at 5:30 PM
    Hosts: SHS Governing Board

  • July 14 - The Genius of the Union: General George Henry Thomas
    Presenter: Dave Decker
    Hosts: Nina Gardner & Pauline Chabot

  • August 11 - Laconia Indian Historical Assoc.: Who we are/where we're at
    Presenter: Jennifer Scanlon, Secretary, Laconia Indian Historical Assoc.
    Hosts: Darlene Sellars & Grita Olmstead

  • September 8 - Witches, Pop Culture and the Past (NHHC program)
    Presenter: Dr. Robin de Rosa, Plymouth State University
    Hosts: Sally Hibberd & Marlene Witham

  • October 13: Annual Meeting: 7 PM; Program: 7:15 PM: Attic Treasures Show & Tell
    Bring your treasure to share
    Snack buffet in the tap room

    Hosts: SHS Governing Board

Special Events:

  • May 7 (Saturday): Spring Cleaning Day at the Lane Tavern: 9 AM - 2 PM
    Coordinators: Dave Witham, Jack Potter and the Governing Board

  • July 23 (Saturday): Pancake Breakfast (Old Home Day), 8:00-10:30 AM
    Coordinators: SHS Governing Board, John Olmstead & Bob Cray

  • July 23 (Saturday) (Old Home Day): Tavern Tours: 10 AM - 2 PM
    Coordinators: Linda Salatiello and Vicki Abbott.

  • September 17 (Saturday): Olde Time Harvest Supper, 6 PM - 8 PM
    Coordinators: SHS Governing Board, John Olmstead & Bob Cray

  • December 3: 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