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

2017 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 13 - Family Profile: History of the Old Man of the Mountain
    Presenter: David Nielsen
    Hosts: Grita Olmstead & Darlene Sellars

    This meeting will be held at the Sanbornton Public Library

  • May 11 - Whatzits from the Way Back: Artifacts from Rural NH
    Presenter: Mark Foynes, Exec. Dir. of the NH Farm Museum
    Hosts: Vicki Abbott & Linda Salatiello

  • June 8 - Field Trip: Mary Baker Eddy Church/House in Concord
    Presenter: Nancy Root
    There is a $7 donation per attendee; Carpools leaving the Lane Tavern at 3:45 PM
    Hosts: Mary Caverly and Pauline Chabot

  • July 13 - NH's Long Love-Hate Relationship With Agricultural Fairs
    Presenter: Steve Taylor; (NH Humanities Council program)
    Hosts: Nina Gardner & Ashley Frame

  • August 10 - NH Soldiers at the Battle of Gettysburg
    Presenter: Brad Wolffe
    Hosts: Betsy Bryant & Faith Tobin

  • September 14 - Picturing the Past
    Presenter: Peter Ferber
    Hosts: Eileen Schulze & Marlene Witham

  • October 12: Annual Meeting: 6 PM--Snack buffet in the tap room. Program: 7:15 PM-
    Hosts: SHS Governing Board

Special Events:

  • May 6 (Saturday): Spring Cleaning Day at the Lane Tavern: 9 AM - 2 PM
    Coordinators: Dave Witham, Jack Potter and the Governing Board

  • July 22 (Saturday): Pancake Breakfast (Old Home Day), 8:00-10:30 AM
    Coordinators: SHS Governing Board, John Olmstead & Bob Cray

  • July 22 (Saturday) (Old Home Day): Tavern Tours: 10 AM - 2 PM
    Coordinators: Linda Salatiello and Vicki Abbott

  • July 22 (Saturday) (Old Home Day): Antique Appraisal: 10 AM - 2 PM
    Coordinators: Linda Salatiello and the Governing Board.

  • November 11 (Saturday): Veterans Day Remembrance: 9 AM
    Coordinators: SHS Governing Board
    Veterans Memorial by the Sanbornton Public Library
  • December 2: 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