Saturday April 8-WWI Display
The War to end all wars was raging in Europe when on April 6, 1917 the United States decided to enter World War I.
To honor the memory of the men and women from Middleborough who answered the call to join the military forces, a special exhibit has been created at the Middleborough Historical Museum.
The exhibit will open for viewing on Saturday, April 8 at 2pm and be the featured exhibit for this upcoming season.
At 3pm there will be a show and tell program. If you have any items or stories you might have heard about WWI please bring them and share with others.
A short membership meeting will follow the program.
The museum at 18 Jackson Street is located behind the local police & fire stations.
The event is free and open to the public.
Tuesday May 23rd– Deborah Sampson Day
The M.H.A. will hold its membership meeting at 6:30. Following the meeting the guest speaker will be “Judith Kalaora Presents: Deborah Sampson” Experience Mrs. Deborah Samson Gannett’s arduous upbringing, one and a half years of active combat, and success as the first female professional soldier, through interactive stories and authentic colonial attire. Deborah’s passion will take you back in time!
Saturday May 27– Museum opened 1-4pm
Saturday June 3– Museum opens for summer hours. Wednesdays and Saturday’s 1-4pm
We will be starting our annual membership drive soon so be on the outlook for your renewal forms.