Hanson Historical Society

2012 Meetings

All 2012 meetings are held at #4 School House, 565 Main St., Hanson, Massachusetts unless otherwise noted.

  • April 5 meeting --- 7PM
    Speaker: John F. Gallagher speaking on his book “Rum, a Tailor's Goose and a Soap Box”
  • May 3 Annual meeting & dinner at Camp Kiwanee --- 6PM - 9 PM
    Speaker: John Busch speaking on his book “ The Steam Coffin”
    Contact Patty Norton for annual dinner tickets (781) 294-8645
  • June 7 meeting ---- 7PM
  • Speaker : Les Molyneaux presenting "South Hanover Thru the Lens of Thomas Drew"
  • June 14 Strawberry Prep. Night ---- 5:30PM
  • June 15 Strawberry Festival ---- 5PM-8PM
  • Aug 2 meeting ---- 7PM
  • Speaker: James Benson speaking on his book "Brockton Revisited"
  • Sept 6 meeting ---- 7PM
  • Speaker Melinda Barclay speaking on Hanson summer resident and famous entrepreneur, Albert Burrage
  • Sept 15 Harvest Fair and Craft Fair ---- 9AM-3PM
    Rain date Sept 16
  • October 20th Treasurers Appraisal --- 1PM-3PM at Hanson Public Library
  • Join us for a Treasures Appraisal event! Ever wonder what that heirloom passed from generation to generation in your family was actually worth? Expert appraiser Mary Westcott from Kaminski Auctions will make appraisals of up to three of your family heirlooms. There is no charge for the appraisal but donations to the Hanson Historical Society would be welcome.
  • Nov 1 Pot Luck Dinner at Nathaniel Thomas Mill ---- 6:30PM
  • 2011 Meetings

    • April 7 meeting --- 7PM
      Speaker Ann Berry, Pilgrim Hall Museum
    • May 5 Annual meeting & dinner at Camp Kiwanee --- 6PM
      Speaker Diane Taraz, "Songs of the Revolution"
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    • June 2 meeting ---- 7PM
    • Speaker Ryan McNabb, National Park Service
    • June 16 Strawberry Prep. Night ---- 5:30PM
    • June 17 Strawberry Festival ---- 5PM-8PM
    • July 17 Trolley Run--- 11 AM - 1 PM
    • Plymouth, MA in honor of Hanson Historical Society 50th anniversary.
    • Aug 4 meeting ---- 7PM
    • Speaker Karen Goldstein, Plymouth Plantation
    • Sept 1 meeting ---- 7PM
    • Speaker Wayne Nye, Massachusetts Area Paranormal Society
    • Sept 17 Harvest Fair and Craft Fair ---- 9AM-3PM
    • Oct 6 meeting ---- 7PM
    • Speaker Allan Clemons, Hanson Historical Society, Video of Hanson historic locations
    • Nov 3 Pot Luck Dinner at Nathaniel Thomas Mill ---- 6:30PM




    Bonney House Clean Up, November 2007

    November 2007. Members of the Hanson Historical Society helped to clean up the exterior of the Bonney House on High St. Click here for photographs taken of the clean up!