2017 Programs

Made in Cornwall Opening Reception

Friday, June 16, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.,
Cornwall Historical Society, 7 Pine Street

Help us celebrate the opening of this year’s exhibit, “Made in Cornwall.” Take a turn around the gallery, chat with the Executive Director/Curator, partake in our interactive activities, and enter for a chance to win an item of your choice from our gift shop.

This program is free to the public, refreshments will be served.

 

Whose Mission? 

Sunday, June 18, 2:00 p.m.,
Town Hall, 26 Pine Street

Join us for a series of lectures by five speakers on different facets of the history of the Foreign Mission School.

This program is free to the public, refreshments will be served.

 

 

 

Family Day

Saturday, July 22, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Cornwall Historical Society, 7 Pine Street

Join us for a fun-filled, hands-on day of creative art projects led by local artists Charlie Grivas and Joe Gwazdauskas.

This program is free to the public, refreshments will be served.

 

 

 

Evening Gallery Walk

Saturday, July 22, 5 p.m.,
Cornwall Historical Society, 7 Pine Street

Take a turn around the gallery in this evening tour of our exhibit with the Curator.

This program is free to the public, refreshments will be served.

 

 

 

A Paper Boy’s View: a West Cornwall Walking Tour

Friday, June 24, 10:00 a.m.,
West Cornwall Post Office, 408 Sharon-Goshen Turnpike

Lifelong Cornwall resident Dennis Curtis will lead a walking tour of West Cornwall.

This program is free to the public, refreshments will be served.

 

 

 

Before the Bridge

 

Saturday, October 21, 10:00 a.m.,
National Iron Bank, 366 Furnace Brook Road
Rain date: Sunday, October 22, 10:00 a.m.

Town Historian Dody Clarke will lead a walking tour through Cornwall Bridge.

This program is free to the public, refreshments will be served.

 

 

 

Making a Living 

Sunday, October 8, 2:00 p.m.
Cornwall Town Hall, 26 Pine Street

Come share stories of how folks earned their keep in Cornwall’s past. Richard Schlesinger, CBS News Correspondent, will host an afternoon of stories recalling Cornwall’s industrial…or perhaps industrious, past.

This Program is free to the public, refreshments will be served.