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.
Mid-Atlantic Air Museum
Our April program is a virtual visit to a terrific museum in Reading, PA. This museum covers all air travel & flight. What fun! And there is a P-61 restoration project that is worth the trip. It has just re-opened to visitors, but has a fascinating virtual tour, just for you to tour from home. Enter here! Scroll to the bottom of each page to follow the tour. Enjoy!
The P-61 Restoration project: http://www.maam.org/p61.html
Shop at the museum’s online store (A terrific book selection! Categories on the left column): http://www.maam.org/php/xcart/home.php
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:
For more events at the Carriage House, visit: http://www.babcocksmithhouse.org/BabcockSmithHouse/events.htm