Events

Board meetings  – are held on the first Wednesday of the month from September through May, at 6:30 pm in the carriage house of the Babcock Smith House, 124 Granite St.

In-person programs are on hold for 2020-2021.  Please visit this website for additional programming added to our schedule.

 

February 2021:

The New England Wireless & Steam Museum, East Greenwich, RI

We are going to visit the museum online!

                 link to the February Program: https://westerlyhistoricalsociety.org/february-program/ 

 

A few fun Rhode Island history links to read & explore:

Smallstatebighistory.com: new articles on RI history to read each week, links to books to expand your library, and more!

Rhode Island Historical Society: https://www.rihs.org/

Westerly Public Library, online info: https://westerlylibrary.org/all-databases

URI special collections https://webarchives.apps.uri.edu/special_collections/index.html

RI Historic Cemeteries Database:  http://rihistoriccemeteries.org/webdatabase.aspx

Veterans, burial search:  http://rihistoriccemeteries.org/webdatabase.aspx

 

To view archived video presentations, click here:
https://westerlyhistoricalsociety.org/events-archive/

For more events at the Carriage House, visit: http://www.babcocksmithhouse.org/BabcockSmithHouse/events.htm