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History of Oyster Farming in Wareham

Presented by Ben Suddard When:  Monday, January 15, 2018 at 7 p.m.  Where:  Old Methodist Meeting House, 495 Main Street, Wareham, MA  02571 Oyster farming was and continues to be a very important industry in Wareham.  Mr. Suddard, whose great grandfather started oyster harvesting in the … Continue reading

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Holistic Psychic Fair

Saturday, June 10, 2017 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Methodist Meeting House and Fearing Tavern The Wareham Historical Society in conjunction with The First Spiritualist Church of Onset will be having a Holistic Psychic Fair on Saturday, June 10th 2017 … Continue reading

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Trip to Kushimoto, Japan

When:  Monday, January 16, 2017 at 7 p.m.              Where:  Methodist Meeting House, 495 Main St., Wareham, MA  02571 Angela M. Dunham, President of the Wareham Historical Society, invites the public to a presentation about … Continue reading

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Capt. John Kendrick Day June 18

Reception and Open House June 18, 2016 from 1 – 4 p.m. 100 Main St., directly across from Besse Park Meet Scott Ridley, author of Morning of Fire, who will present recently discovered information about Captain Kendrick’s 1791 arrival in Japan. Kendrick … Continue reading

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Our Year In Review

Here are some photos from programs presented by the Wareham Historical Society over the past year.

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History of Quilting

Monday, March 21, 2016, 7 P.M. Methodist Meeting House 495 Main St. Wareham, MA 02571 The Wareham Historical Society invites the public to a program on the history of quilting on Monday, March 21, 2016, 7 p.m. at the Methodist Meeting House, … Continue reading

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Shipwrecked!

Wareham Historical Society Program Monday, October 19, 2015, 7 p.m. Methodist Meeting House, 495 Main St., Wareham, MA October is Archaeology Month.  Please join the Wareham Historical Society when Cindy Carter and Sandra Frankmann share an incredible and fascinating story about … Continue reading

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