Author Talk with Julie Metz

GML and the Hickory Stick Bookshop welcome NYT bestselling author Julie Metz to discuss her latest novel, Eva and Eve.Julie Metz will discuss her latest novel, Eva and Eve, an unforgettable account of her late mother’s childhood in Nazi-occupied Austria and the parallels she sees in present-day America. To Julie, her mother, Eve, was the... Read more »

Author Talk with Julie Metz

GML and the Hickory Stick Bookshop welcome NYT bestselling author Julie Metz to discuss her latest novel, Eva and Eve.Julie Metz will discuss her latest novel, Eva and Eve, an unforgettable account of her late mother’s childhood in Nazi-occupied Austria and the parallels she sees in present-day America. To Julie, her mother, Eve, was the... Read more »

Gunn Historical Museum Presents: the Weaver, Ellen Goldman

Spring Hill Arts Gathering 292 Bee Brook Road, Washington, CT 06777, Washington

Join the Gunn Historical Museum, and the weaver Ellen Goldman, at the Washington Town Party 1-4 pm on Sunday, August 8, 2021Join the Gunn Historical Museum, and the weaver Ellen Goldman, at the Washington Town Party at the Spring Hill Arts Gathering at 292 Bee Brook Road in Washington, Connecticut from 1:00pm to 4:00pm on... Read more »

Genealogy One-on-One

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington

Trying to get started on your family tree or looking for some tools to help with research? We can help!Genealogy buff, John Dwyer, will sit with you one-on-one for a ½ hour session to help you through the process. Just bring your family information. John Dwyer learned genealogy from his mother. He started research with... Read more »

Genealogy One-on-One

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington

Trying to get started on your family tree or looking for some tools to help with research? We can help!Genealogy buff, John Dwyer, will sit with you one-on-one for a ½ hour session to help you through the process. Just bring your family information John Dwyer learned genealogy from his mother. He started research with... Read more »

Frederick Gunn: An American Original

The Gunn Historical Museum’s Guest Lecture Series resumes with a lecture on progressive educator and abolitionist Fredrick Gunn.The Gunn Historical Museum’s Guest Lecture Series resumes in September 2021. Please join us on Zoom on Monday, September 13, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. for “Frederick Gunn: An American Original” with Peter Becker, Bart McMann and Emily Gum... Read more »

Washington History Club in the Morning: “Inns, Hotels, and Taverns”

Washington Senior Center 6 Bryan Hall Plaza, Washington, CT 06794, Washington

Gunn Historical Museum’s Washington History Club in the Morning will meet at the Washington Senior Center on Monday, September 20 at 10amThe Gunn Historical Museum’s Washington History Club in the Morning will meet in person at the Washington Senior Center on Monday, September 20 at 10am. The topic of discussion will be “Washington Inns, Hotels,... Read more »

NoveList Demonstration

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington

Join Martie for a demonstration of how to use our new reader's advisory service, NoveList!NoveList is a resource that helps readers find their next favorite books! Browse curated lists of books by genre, subject, age group, or theme, find read-a-likes to books or series you love, and create your own lists! Use your Gunn library... Read more »

Gunn Museum at the Washington Harvest Festival

11a School St 11a School Street, Washington, CT 06793, Washington

Stop by the Gunn Historical Museum's booth at the Washington Harvest Festival Stop by the Gunn Historical Museum's booth at the Washington Harvest Festival at 11A School Street in Washington Depot, CT to learn more about the history of Washington through the old photos of town we'll have on display. The Museum will also present... Read more »

Genealogy One-on-One

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington

Trying to get started on your family tree or looking for some tools to help with research? We can help!Genealogy buff, John Dwyer, will sit with you one-on-one for a ½ hour session to help you through the process. Just bring your family information John Dwyer learned genealogy from his mother. He started research with... Read more »

Reflections on the Marble Corridor of Western New England

Join us on Zoom with William Hosley for a lecture on the Marble Corridor of Western New EnglandAs early as the 1780s, western New England stonecutters, discovering high quality marble in the Litchfield Hills, the Berkshires, and Vermont, soon began exporting artfully finished products to points south and beyond. At its height the marble industry... Read more »

Washington History Club at Night: “Dances, Proms & Other Celebrations”

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington

Join us for a lively conversation about Washington’s dances, proms, and other celebrations.Join us for a lively conversation, moderated by long-time Washington resident Dimitri Rimsky, about Washington’s dances, proms, and other celebrations as we remember the fun times in our town’s history. Bring your favorite stories, photos and objects to share! The Washington History Club... Read more »

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