Historical Society Holds Second Genealogy Series

Historical Society Holds Second Genealogy Series

The Methuen Historical Society will hold a second Genealogical Series beginning in April.  The series entitled “Discovering your Genealogy” will help people with their genealogy research in four areas. The series will kick off on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 with the session “Exploring Your English Continue reading

Discovering your Genealogy

Discovering your Genealogy

The Methuen Historical Society Presents... A FOUR-PART SERIES WITH NATIONALLY-ACCLAIMED EXPERTS Join us for an evening with your ancestors. Explore the secrets of your heritage in these fun, “how-to” workshops that reviews best practices and sources for both the amateur and seasoned genealogist. Continue reading

Holiday Treasure Chest Raffle

Holiday Treasure Chest Raffle

Please Support the Methuen Historical Society and make yourself rich at the same time!!!       Click on the image to download the Flyer! Continue reading

Harvest Supper – September 15th

Harvest Supper – September 15th

We are having our Harvest Supper on Saturday September 15th. Ham & Beans with Salad, Rolls, butter along with beverages and desserts.     Members $12.00 Non Members/Guests $18.00 We will be drawing the lucky winner to our Putting' on the Blitz Fundraiser Raffle at 7:30 Continue reading

Tenney Gate House Legacy Program

Tenney Gate House Legacy Program

When the Tenney Gate House was restored nearly 15-years ago, one piece of unfinished business was the collection of interior furnishings.  Over the years, the Methuen Historical Society has acquired a few pieces of furniture which have enhanced the beauty of the building for the Society and its Continue reading

The Gate House Gala

The Gate House Gala

Celebrate the re-opening of the Gate House Enjoy our latest restorations Enter our $2000 cash raffle Become part of our Gate House Legacy Program     Cash bar, hors d’oeuvres and musical entertainment. $25 per ticket ~ Call Continue reading

Puttin On The Ritz Fundraiser Raffle

Puttin On The Ritz Fundraiser Raffle

A Raffle to support The Tenney Gate House Restoration! Actual drawing will be held on Sept 15th, 2012 at the Harvest Supper. No need to be present to win! To Purchase Tickets visit one of these convenient locations: Charles, Beauty Wellness or Webster Greene Antiques & Interiors or Call Continue reading

Methuen Historical Society Annual Meeting

Methuen Historical Society Annual Meeting

Members and Friends of the Methuen Historical Society Over the course of the last year, the Board of Directors has been working very hard to revitalize the Methuen Historical Society as an important and relevant organization within our community. Methuen has a rich history and we are blessed with Continue reading

Recalling Our Past… Shaping Our Future

Recalling Our Past… Shaping Our Future

A Reading, Discussion and Meet the Author Series The Methuen Historical Society and the Nevins Library bring you an opportunity to read and discuss the works of Howard Mansfield, New England author.  Mansfield writes about our history and how our communities commemorate our past and use our past to Continue reading

In with the New – Reflect on the Old!

In with the New – Reflect on the Old!

[dropcap style="font-size: 40px; color: #9b9b9b;"]A[/dropcap]s we stride bravely into the New Year-I feel compelled to reflect on the experiences, along with lessons learned which cultivate resolutions for improvement, that we eventually shed like flimsy layers of forgotten promises. Of course as we Continue reading