The Barkhamsted Historical Society is working to preserve and share the history and culture of the Connecticut town of Barkhamsted. In these pages we hope to share with you information, sights and flavors of Barkhamsted, past and present.
May 18,2013 BHS Annual Tag Sale
The Barkhamsted Historical Society will hold it’s Annual Tag Sale starting at 9 A.M. at the Barkhamsted Town Garage ,Rt. 44 ,Barkhamsted featuring household goods, furniture ,plants and a Book Sale by the Beardlsey Memorial Library. If you have any items to donate call Paul Hart 860 379-1861 to arrange pick up.
May 26,2013 Center School open hours
Sunday May 26 from 1-4PM the Barkhamted Historical Society’s one room schoolhouse will be open to the public.Come experience what school was like in “the old days”.Free admission,children especially welcome. Questions call:Noreen Watson 860 738 1152
Historical Society Plans “Walk
On Saturday ,June 15th
,the Barkhamsted Historical Society will conduct a hike at
Peoples’ Forest ,East River Rd , Barkhamsted
. The “Walk Through Time “ hike
will begin at 10:00 am at the Pavilion in the main part of People’s
Forest. The hike will be a circular hike
of approximately 1 mile with about a
dozen stops along the way at locations to “see” what it would have looked like
in the past .The Stone Museum and
Squire’s Tavern will be a few of the stops. Come experience this area as it was
long, long ago.
Questions call: Paul Hart 860 379 1861.