Past Programs at the Kent Historical Society

Past Programs at the Kent Historical Society

2017 Programs


The Great Awakening: Fervor and Ferment




Foods of Our Founders



Rods and Chains




Howling Wilderness



2016 Programs


Vampires in New England




Searching for the American Dream: Stories of Immigrants



The Legend of Molly Fisher Rock



Covered Bridges of Litchfield County



Benedict Arnold, CT’s Homegrown Terrorist



2015 Programs

Jeopardy! With First Selectman Bruce Adams



Brass Valley: The Fall of an American Industry



Summer hikes with Kent Land Trust



Youth Art Enrichment 2015



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Discovering the Litchfield Hills’ Cultural Treasures




Saving our Heirloom Seeds



Pete Vermilyea book resized

Hidden History of Litchfield County





Witch Hunts in CT



2014 Programs

Perotti at Sunday Series

Regional Farming



Kids Making Art

Youth Art Enrichment




 Summer hikes



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Civil War with Dane D’Aleppo



quilt for website

Quilt Discovery Day, April 6



Hanford photo

Tom Hanford, March 16



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Learning History from Quilts, January 19





2013 Programs

  • Everard Jean Hinrichs, aka Eric Sloane” – Karin Peterson
  • Elizabeth Keckly presentation – Tammy Denease
  • Clarence Evans Photographs – John Pawloski
  • “Resolved to Be Free” film- Roger Gonzales

2012 Programs

  • Newspaper lore- Kathryn Boughton
  • Growing up in Kent- Stan Jennings & Susi Williams
  • CCC Trail- Charlie Bigelow
  • Rex Brasher- Deborah & Melode Brasher
  • More Local Kent Memories- Rusty O’Meara
  • Masons Society- Stan Jennings and Others

2011 Programs

  • G. Laurence Nelson & Seven Hearths- Marge Smith
  • Photography- Emery Roth
  • Civil War- Ernie Barker
  • South Kent School- Andy Vadnais
  • Jeopardy Game- Bruce Adams

2010 Programs

  • Iron Ore Industry- Ed Kirby
  • Last Train to Pittsfield- Tom Barry
  • Kent School- Marel Rogers
  • Genealogy- Fran Johnson
  • Pond Mountain- Paul Dooley
  • Civilian Defense- Charlotte Lindsey

2009 Programs

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