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Immigration in the Berkshires

Posted by on Feb 7, 2016 in Featured slider, Talks | 0 comments

Immigration in the Berkshires

Brooke Mead, Program Coordinator of the Berkshire Immigrant Center in Pittsfield will lead a discussion of immigration in the Berkshires on Saturday April 30, 2015, 11 am at the Milne Public Library with historical background provided by Cece Holm, a skilled volunteer historian and Williams alum.

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“A Tale of Two Cities….and a Country Town: Boston, New York, and Williamstown

Posted by on Dec 16, 2015 in Featured slider, Talks | 0 comments

“A Tale of Two Cities….and a Country Town: Boston, New York, and Williamstown

Dustin Griffin, a frequent lecturer in the Williamstown Historical Museum series, returns on Saturday February 20 with a talk on “A Tale of Two Cities . . . and a Country Town: Boston, New York, and Williamstown.” …

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Cable Mills: Its History, Industrial Life and Adaptive Reuse – a round table discussion

Posted by on Dec 16, 2015 in Featured slider, Talks | 0 comments

Cable Mills:  Its History, Industrial Life and Adaptive Reuse – a round table discussion

The eye catching Cable Mills project on Water Street is moving swiftly along.  At our round table your questions about the building’s history will be answered!  What was this mill like during its early and prime …

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First Church & Williamstown: 250 Years Together with Moira Jones ~ Saturday, November 14th, 11:00 am, Milne Library

Posted by on Oct 2, 2015 in Exhibits, Featured slider, Talks, Video | 0 comments

First Church & Williamstown: 250 Years Together with Moira Jones ~ Saturday, November 14th, 11:00 am, Milne Library

It is no coincidence that First Congregational Church, Williamstown, and the town itself share a birthdate. In 1750 Massachusetts General Assembly passed …

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Ghost Stories of Williamstown with Cynthia Payne ~ Saturday, October 31st, 11:00 am, Milne Library

Posted by on Sep 25, 2015 in Featured slider, Talks | 0 comments

Ghost Stories of Williamstown with Cynthia Payne ~ Saturday, October 31st, 11:00 am, Milne Library

Cynthia D. Payne is married and is the mother of 4 children and has been a Williamstown resident 27 years. Cynthia has volunteered for many nonprofits …

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Bruce MacDonald: The History and Renovation of the Smedley House

Posted by on Sep 24, 2015 in Featured slider, Talks | 0 comments

Bruce MacDonald: The History and Renovation of the Smedley House

On Saturday, October 10th Bruce MacDonald, will talk on The History and Renovation of the Smedley House. The Smedley House is the striking 1772 house at the corner of Colonial Village currently under…

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