Year: 2012

October November 2012

October/November, 2012 AT THE ANDREWS HOMESTEAD:      424 West Main St, MeridenTHE CIVIL WAR & THE MERIDEN G.A.R. MERRIAM POST NO. 8 EVERY SUNDAY IN OCTOBER 11:00 am – 3:00 pm:Thought you have missed our October Open House Exhibit? It is not too late!  Our Civil War Exhibit will stay open every Sunday in October till (including) October 28.…

October 2012 Newsletter

  OCTOBER PROGRAM: FRIDAY AND SATURDAY OCT 5TH –6TH  CIVIL WAR CONCERT AND ENCAMPMENT – an historical event to honor the 150th anniversary of the Civil War and to recognize Meriden’s contributions during our country’s most turbulent time. The event is a collaborative effort of the 2d Connecticut Heavy Artillery, the Meriden Historical Society, the Meriden ArtsTrust, Inc. and the…

May 2012 News Letter

  ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING MAY 10TH – PIZZA – POP & VOTE Members only!!! Do your Duty – Come and vote! The annual meeting of the Meriden Historical Society will take place at our Bernice Morehouse Research Center – 1090 Hanover Ave, South Meriden, on Thursday, May 10th at 6:30 PM. On the agenda are the annual reports of the…

April 2012 News Letter

  APRIL PROGRAM: X-RAYS IN HISTORY AND POP CULTURE Tuesday, April 24 at 6:30 p.m. at the Meriden Public Library Griffin Room. (105 Miller Street, Meriden) Dr Sherwin Borsuk, president of Midstate Radiology Associates and a member of the Meriden Historical Society Board will present The History of Radiology and it’s effect on popular culture. The talk is open to…

March 2012 News Letter

March, 2012     MARCH PROGRAM: What is Haunting the Andrews Homestead? Presented by Julie Griffin Tuesday, March 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the Meriden Public Library Griffin Room. (105 Miller Street) Interested in seeing ghostly photographs taken in our community, and hearing spirit voices caught on EVP (Electronic voice phenomena (EVP) are electronically generated noises that resemble speech, but…