Meetings of the Glocester Heritage Society are held on the 3rd Monday of each month,
Dr. Reuben Mason House
Fund Drive Ongoing
A comprehensive fund drive to
the Dr. Reuben Mason House
renovation and eventual creation
of the Dorr Rebellion Museum
in in progress. Please assist us in this
vital endeavor to save
to Chepachet Historic District.
except July, August and December, at 7:00pm. All are welcome!
Job Armstrong Store
1181 Putnam Pike
SATURDAY, JUNE 10, 2017
Dorr Rebellion Museum
The URI Master Gardeners will be giving tours of the 18th Century Dr. Reuben Mason Medicinal Garden, plus doing soil analysis, plant identification,
and planting advice. They will be on site from 9 AM to 12 noon. A plant sale, as well as a vintage antique furniture and collectibles sale, will be
ongoing, as well. Guided tours of the Dorr Rebellion Museum will be available from 10 AM to 3 PM.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2017
The Glocester Heritage Society Peddlers' Faire returns to the Job Armstrong Store, 1181 Main St ( Rt. 44) Chepachet, from 9:00am to 4:00pm.
Vendors will selling their wares which will include Country Crafts, Ancient Roman and Greek coins, Yarn and Knit items, Candles, Local Honey Products,
Rhody Warm Blankets, Jewelry, Books and Children's Clothing. The Heritage Society will be sponsoring a bake sale with caramel corn, pumpkin bread,
gingerbread, cookies, and more. The "Taste of Glocester Cookbook" will be available, in addition to "West of the Seven Mile Line" DVD's. Stop by to get a head start on holiday gifts! Volunteers are needed -- call Marie at 568-7347 if interested.
The Glocester Heritage Society November Meeting will be held at 7:00pm at 1181 Putnam Pike in Chepachet. We will be holding nominations and
elections for the offices of President, Vice President, Treasurer, Recording Secretary and Corresponding Secretary for 2017/2019. Nominations can be
submitted at the meeting or in advance to the nominating committee prior to the election by calling Glynnis Beltram at 568-7468. Light refreshments will be served. GHS meetings are open to the public.
THURSDAYS, DECEMBER 7, 14, 21, 2017 & SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2017
This exciting event will take place from 5:00pm to 9:00pm with many of the same vendors from the Peddlers' Faire. Have supper at the Chepachet
Union Church and stroll Main Street to support the GHS vendors and other vendors in town. Bring the kids to see Santa... other attractions for the kids, too! Volunteers are needed -- call Marie at 568-7347 if interested.
Please see The Foster Home Journal and the Observer
for more information on upcoming events.