KHS Sunday Series

KHS Sunday Series

Our Sunday Series programs are scheduled for the third Sunday of January, March, May, September, November 2:00 PM (usually) at the Kent Town Hall. Since 2010, we have featured a variety of programs and presentations by knowledgeable speakers on topics of historical interest. Free admission for members; $5 suggested donation for non-members. For more information, call 860-927-4587 or email us.

Coming in 2017

Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 2:00 PM
FOODS OF OUR FOUNDERS

In what promises to be a lively afternoon, self-proclaimed foodie Lola Chen will  examine colonial cooking from the ground to the kitchen in mid-18th century Kent.  She’ll examine what food was available in Kent in the founders’ era (read more…)

 

the-first-great-awakening-fervor-and-fermentSunday, Sept. 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM
THE FIRST GREAT AWAKENING — FERVOR AND FERMENT

In the 1730s, a wave of religious revivals, sponsored by the established clergy of the Reformed Churches, swept the Thirteen Colonies. The fervor disrupted the connection between church and state in New England. These revivals involved extreme emotional displays by the thousands of people who heard the sermons of Jonathan Edwards and various itinerant preachers. (read more….)

 

 

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