Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Tremont Nail Company 200th Anniversary Exhibit

The Wareham Historical Society invites the public to an exhibit and film event celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Tremont Nail Company.  Documents, artifacts, photographs, and other items will be on display.  A WCTV 45-minute documentary film on the oldest … Continue reading

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Beth Luey, Author of At Home: Historic Houses of Eastern Massachusetts

Monday, September 16, 2019 at 7 p.m. Methodist Meeting House, 495 Main St., Wareham, MA  02571 Admission:  Members- free, Non-members $2.00 The Fairbanks House in Dedham is the oldest house in Massachusetts It is plain–almost primitive. It has never had running water, … Continue reading

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Grace Morrison Concert and Ice Cream Social

Monday, August 19, 2019 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. 495 Main Street, Wareham Methodist Meeting House (now air-conditioned!) The Wareham Historical Society proudly presents Grace Morrison in concert! She is a Pop, Folk, Roots and Country artist who will entertain … Continue reading

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43rd Annual Antique and Craft Faire

Thursday, July 4, 2019 8 am to 2 pm Rain or shine! At Center Park, also known as the Village/Town Green for the majority of the antiques. The Methodist Meeting House at 495 Main St. (across the street from the … Continue reading

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The Other Wareham

Wareham has plenty of history. . . Wareham, England that is! Join the Wareham Historical Society on Monday, June 24th at 7 pm to hear “A Potted History of Wareham, Dorset, England” presented by Jon Wright. Mr. Wright is an expert … Continue reading

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Antique Craft Faire

On Thursday, the Fourth of July, The Wareham Historical Society will hold its 43rd Fourth of July Antique and Craft Faire. The event runs from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine. Antique dealers will be on the Town … Continue reading

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Author Event: Scott Ridley

Come hear Scott Ridley, author of Morning of Fire: John Kendrick’s Daring American Odyssey in the Pacific, and learn about this Wareham-connected chapter of American history. Thursday, May 23 5 p.m. Wareham Free Library, Marion Road (Route 6) The event … Continue reading

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Celebrating Women’s History Month with Author, Beth Luey

Monday, March 18, 2019, at 7 p.m. Methodist Meeting House, 495 Main St., Wareham, MA  02571 The Wareham Historical Society will proudly host author, Beth Luey, who will present a program about the life and homes of Louisa May Alcott. The program will … Continue reading

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The Untold Story of Cross-Racial Cooperation and Friendship in America

Monday, February 18, 2019, 7 p.m. Methodist Meeting House, 495 Main Street, Wareham, MA  02571 Admission:  Members: Free, Non-members:  $2.00 Contact for more information on this program:  Angela M. Dunham, 508-295-8578 Ann Landry, a member of the National Center for Race Amity Advisory … Continue reading

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George Washington Re-enactment Discussion

Who:  Wareham Historical Society What:  Howie Smith, member of the Wareham Minutemen and Militia, will discuss his participation in the recent Reenactment of  General George Washington’s famous Crossing of the Delaware. When:  Monday, January 21, 2019, 7 p.m. Where:  Methodist Meeting House … Continue reading

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