The Wadhams Free Library presents:
BACK HOME IN WADHAMS 1812 – Shirley LaForest – September 18th, 7:30pm
Join us for the first lecture of our fall series on Wednesday, September 18th.Shirley LaForest, Essex Town Historian will speak on “Back Home in Wadhams 1812,” an illustrated presentation on how the local home front fared during the War of 1812. Shirley LaForest’s talks are community favorites, imbued as they are with her deep knowledge of Essex and its history. (Wadhams Free Library)
As with all of the library’s Wednesday lectures this event is free and open to the public!
Want to Participate in the Wadhams Lecture Series?
Consider giving a talk as part of the library’s Wednesdays in Wadhams lecture series. If you have got some area of expertise that’s out of the ordinary, or a fascinating and unique experience to share, the library would love to hear from you.
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- Essex in the War of 1812 (essexny.us)
- Essex Prosperity 1820 to 1830 (essexny.us)
- Essex Booms in Late 1700s and Early 1800s (essexny.us)
- Essex Doodles Weekly: From Booms to Boats (www.essexonlakechamplain.com)