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July 2020

NHS Second Saturday Virtual Tour: Norwich’s Millionaires’ Triangle

July 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Chelsea Parade, Chelsea Parade South
Norwich, CT 06360 United States
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free

Important 2020 Update: Due to the ongoing Covid-19 global pandemic and acting out of an abundance of caution, the Norwich Historical Society has made the difficult decision to cancel the organization’s remaining programs for the 2020 calendar year. The Norwich Historical Society will not host physical Second Saturday Tours in July and August but will create virtual tours which will be accessible on our website and Facebook page. This is not a decision we have taken lightly, but it was...

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August 2020

NHS Second Saturday Virtual Tour: Sailors, Soldiers, & Civilians: Norwich Notables of Oak Street Cemetery

August 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Downtown Norwich Historic District, Main Street
Norwich, CT 06360 United States
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free

Important 2020 Update Due to the ongoing Covid-19 global pandemic and acting out of an abundance of caution, the Norwich Historical Society has made the difficult decision to cancel the organization’s remaining programs for the 2020 calendar year. The Norwich Historical Society will not host physical Second Saturday Tours in July and August but will create virtual tours which will be accessible on our website and Facebook page. This is not a decision we have taken lightly, but it was...

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The Lafayette Trail: Mapping the Farewell Tour

August 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
free

The Marquis de Lafayette's role in the Revolutionary War is widely appreciated. The importance of his Triumphal Return in 1824 as the last surviving Major General of the Continental Army remains largely unknown to the public. The Farewell Tour enshrined Lafayette as a national icon of the U.S. collective memory, a status which he still enjoys to this day. Join us on August 24 at 6 pm to hear Julien P. Icher, founder of The Lafayette Trail, speak about Lafayette's...

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October 2020

Cancelled: Norwich Heritage Day

October 3, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Norwichtown Green, Elm Ave
Norwich, CT 06360
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free

Important 2020 Update: Due to the ongoing Covid-19 global pandemic and acting out of an abundance of caution, the Norwich Historical Society has made the difficult decision to cancel the organization’s remaining programs for the 2020 calendar year. It is with great disappointment that we announce that Norwich Heritage Day will be cancelled this year. This is not a decision we have taken lightly, but it was made with the safety of our volunteers and event participants in mind. We...

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January 2021

NHS Virtual Winter Lecture Series – The Tragedy of Benedict Arnold

January 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom,

In collaboration with the Connecticut League of History Organization, the Norwich Historical Society is sponsoring a free virtual winter lecture series based on topics from our Walk Norwich Trail system (walknorwich.org). The four-part lecture series is free and open to the public. The lectures will be recorded and available on our website and social media platforms for on-demand viewing. The first lecture in our virtual winter lecture series will focus on topics from the Benedict Arnold Trail. Benedict Arnold is...

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February 2021

NHS Virtual Winter Lecture Series -The Reign of Black Governors in Norwich, Connecticut and Beyond

February 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom
Free

In collaboration with the Connecticut League of History Organization, the Norwich Historical Society is sponsoring a free virtual winter lecture series based on topics from our Walk Norwich Trail system. The four-part lecture series is free and open to the public. The lectures will be recorded and available on our website and social media platforms for on-demand viewing. In honor of Black History month, our second lecture will focus on topics from the Norwich Freedom Trail. Dr. Kerima Lewis will...

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March 2021

The Norwich Historical Society 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting

March 22 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Zoom

The Norwich Historical Society’s mission is to help preserve, protect and promote the rich history of Norwich, CT. The Norwich Historical Society hosts an Annual Meeting, which includes a brief business meeting and report, followed by a program open to the public. Please join NHS for our Virtual 2021 Annual Meeting on Monday March 22nd at 4:30pm hosted via Zoom. The Annual Meeting will feature our Executive Director, Regan Miner, giving a presentation of all the past year’s accomplishments and...

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NHS Virtual Winter Lecture Series – Emma Baker’s Place: A Mohegan Woman Standing for Her People and the Land

March 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom
free

In collaboration with the Connecticut League of History Organization, the Norwich Historical Society is sponsoring a free virtual winter lecture series based on topics from our Walk Norwich Trail system. The four-part lecture series is free and open to the public. The lectures will be recorded and available on our website and social media platforms for on-demand viewing. The third lecture in our virtual winter lecture series will focus on topics from the Uncas Leap Trail. Christine DeLucia, Assistant Professor...

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April 2021

NHS Virtual Winter Lecture Series – The Gilded Household: Social Life and Servants in America, 1865-1914

April 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom
free

In collaboration with the Connecticut League of History Organization, the Norwich Historical Society is sponsoring a free virtual winter lecture series based on topics from our Walk Norwich Trail system. The four-part lecture series is free and open to the public. The lectures will be recorded and available on our website and social media platforms for on-demand viewing. The final lecture in our virtual winter lecture series will focus on topics from the Millionaires’ Triangle Trail. John Tschirch, former Director...

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May 2021

Virtual Trivia Night

May 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom,

Join the Norwich Historical Society on Friday, May 14th at 7PM for a fun night of virtual trivia with friends and family as you test your historical knowledge all while supporting the NHS! Virtual trivia will consist of 6 rounds with different themed questions in each round. Tickets are $25 per person or a flat rate of $250 per team, with 10 people max on each team. At checkout, register as an individual player or as a team leader with...

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