ECHS-Heading.jpg

The Essex Community Historical Society

PO Box 8388 Essex, Vermont 05451

 

Essex Community Historical Society Presents

Tales & Treasures of Essex History
2018 Program Schedule

The Program schedule for 2019 will be posted as soon as it is available.



Wednesday, May 23

at Memorial Hall @ 7:00pm.
"The 100th anniversary of WW1 in Vermont"
Brennan Gauthier will present a program
about World War I.
The presentation will focus on the Essex soldiers.
Brennan has accumulated a collection of photos and stories
which describe the impact of the Great War upon Vermont and it's soldiers.

 

Sunday, June 3rd

Harriet Farnsworth Powell Historical Museum
The Museum opens for the 2018 season, 1 - 4pm.
Open House with activites

 

Saturday, July 28th

Walking tour of the Old Village Cemetery
2:pm to 3:30pm
This is the Block Party Weekend.

 

Wednesday, August 15

7:00PM @ Memorial Hall
The Dreadful Accident At Pippen's Crossing
-- And Now The Rest Of The Story.
Program Presented by Jerry Fox

 

Saturday, September 15

2:00pm, @ The Village Cemetery
Dedication of the restoration of
Abram Stevens gravestone
A reception will follow in the conference room at Lincoln Hall in Essex Junction.

Saturday, October 6
[rain date: Sunday, October 7]

Garage Sale to Benefit the "Restore the Tower" Project.
This fund-raiser will be held at the base of the Water Tower in Fort Ethan Allen.
To volunteer or to donate items, please contact Jerry Fox by email,  jfoxvt@gmail.com
Note: no electronics, skis, furniture, large appliances, magazines, clothes, or shoes will be accepted.

 

Happy Holidays

Friday, December 7

6:15 p.m.
Essex Community Tree Lighting & Sing-Along
The Annual Christmas Tree lighting at the Essex Common.
Join us for the Tree Lighting at the Green
and afterwards for refreshments at the Essex Elementary School.