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Concord Museum reopens with April 19, 1775 exhibit
April 1, 2021
Concord Museum reopens with April 19, 1775 exhibit

Concord Museum 53 Cambridge Turnpike Concord, MA 01742 Visit its website: https://concordmuseum.org/   “Here once the embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world.” Ralph Waldo Emerson. Concord Museum, the epicenter for all things Revolutionary, will reopen to the public on Thursday, April 1, 2021 showcasing its new permanent April 19, 1775 […]

MRT Reopens with Two Shows This Spring
March 25, 2021
MRT Reopens with Two Shows This Spring

With safety as a paramount goal – plus a healthy dose of gratitude and cautious optimism – Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) will return with two new productions – on film – this spring: Dael Orlandersmith’s Until the Flood, based on a series of interviews after Michael Brown was killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, MO, and Rebecca […]

Immersive Cooking Weekend in April
March 18, 2021
Immersive Cooking Weekend in April

A FULL WEEKEND OF COOKING AND TASTING WITH FAMILY & FRIENDS   Hosted by The Inn at Hastings Park, Lexington, MA April 9-11: Springtime cooking with craft cocktails   Enjoy 20 hours of culinary instruction from Trisha Pérez Kennealy, owner of Inn at Hastings at Park. In addition to immersive cooking instruction, this perfect weekend for food […]

The Women of Concord Tour
March 11, 2021
The Women of Concord Tour

In a town famous for the independent spirit of its people, Concord’s women have always been leaders, fighting for justice and creating a uniquely American vision in literature and art. Join us to hear the stories of these remarkable women, and see the places where they made their mark.   The Women of Concord Tour […]

(Virtual Forum) Boston Massacre: A Family History
February 25, 2021
(Virtual Forum) Boston Massacre: A Family History

Presented by Concord Museum Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Virtually from 7:00 – 8:00 pm Register Now!   In March 250 years ago, British soldiers shot into a crowd and killed five civilians outside Boston’s Old State House on a blustery night in 1770. Join the Concord Museum for a conversation on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 […]

Igloo Wonderland (and more) at The Inn at Hastings Park
February 13, 2021
Igloo Wonderland (and more) at The Inn at Hastings Park

Igloo Wonderland Featuring Whispering Angel is Booking Up Fast!   Grab Your Reservation for an Outdoor Private Lunch or Dinner in Cozy Heated Igloos, with Exceptional Rosé Pairings The Igloo Wonderland features cozy igloos, designed to seat up to six for a warming à la carte lunch or elegant prix fixe dinner among twinkle lights. […]

Virtual Trivia Night with Concord Museum
February 12, 2021
Virtual Trivia Night with Concord Museum

Concord Museum is calling all history nerds and trivia champs! Join the Museum for an evening of virtual trivia Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 7:00 pm. Test your knowledge of American history, geography, and all things Concord in this friendly competition! Trivia categories include: Who’s the President; Women of Concord; GeoPlunge: Where History and Geography […]

Presidents’ Kids Day Program: Meet President Lincoln!
February 11, 2021
Presidents’ Kids Day Program: Meet President Lincoln!

The Concord Museum is pleased to bring its popular Presidents’ Day program A Visit with President Lincoln to the virtual stage on Monday, February 15, 1:00 pm. Kids from across Massachusetts and beyond have sent in their questions to President Lincoln to learn about his life, presidency, and legacy.   If you and your children […]

Celebrating Black History Month with Sarah Johnson’s Mount Vernon
February 3, 2021
Celebrating Black History Month with Sarah Johnson’s Mount Vernon

Few national landmarks are better known than George Washington’s Mount Vernon.   Join the Concord Museum for special, virtual President’s Day forum, Monday, February 15, 2021 at 7:00 pm featuring Scott Casper discussing his book Sarah Johnson’s Mount Vernon which brilliantly recovers the life of Sarah Johnson, who spent more than fifty years at Mount […]

Jan 27: Talking to Kids about Race and Racism
January 20, 2021
Jan 27: Talking to Kids about Race and Racism

Virtual Speaker Series Event: Talking to Kids about Race and Racism: A Conversation with Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum, moderated by WBUR’s Tiziana Dearing Hosted virtually by: Discovery Museum, 177 Main Street, Acton, MA 01720 Wednesday, January 27, 2021 7:00pm – 8:30pm Register Now! Dr. Tatum is a clinical psychologist whose thirteen years as the president […]

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