Events Calendar

Community Conversations-Brattleboro

Join fellow Vermonters in your community to learn about how the state has handled questions of development and progress in the past, and how we might use those lessons to discuss a path forward to the future.

Third Thursday: New Discoveries and Insights in Vermont Archaeology

In conjunction with Archaeology Month, Vermont State Archaeologist Jess Robinson will provide a review of the most current research being done at archaeological sites statewide.

Fall Meeting for School Program Volunteers

Join current school program volunteers to learn more about leading Hands-On History Programs at the museum.

Smithsonian Museum Day & Exhibit Reception

Free admission to the Museum as part of this nationwide initiative. Includes a special exhibit reception.

Local History Engagement Session: Waterbury

Let's talk about the role local historical societies & museums play, common obstacles we face, and how we can work together to build a stronger history community statewide.

VHS Annual Meeting 2019

Join us for the 181st annual meeting of the Society!

History for Homeschoolers - Harvest Time: Food and Farms in Vermont

Celebrate fall (and get ready for winter) by focusing on the long history of harvesting and food preparation in Vermont.

Sam Hand Lecture: The Story of Sen. George Aiken

How a farmer from Putney came to have an outsize influence on the United States: The Story of Sen. George Aikenwith Stephen Terry & Louis Augeri Waterman Memorial Lounge, University of Vermont, Burlington In…

Saturday Museum Program: Dairy Delights

Did you know that Vermont is the largest dairy-producing state in New England? Please join us for an exciting afternoon of Vermont dairy-themed fun. Activities include a read aloud, a dairy-themed craft,…

Third Thursday: What Say You Elder?

What Say You, Elder?  The Life and Lore of Rev. Daniel Field, a Vermont Methodist Minister of the 19th Century with Adam Boyce Rev. Daniel “Elder” Field (1805-1883) was born in Springfield, Vermont. He…

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