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.
Tavern Night November 2nd 7pm
The Barkhamsted Historical Society is opening the Squire’s
Tavern ,100 East River Rd, Barkhamsted ,on Nov.2nd at 7PM for
“Tavern Night” where there will be period food and beverages, old fashioned
games to try, contra dancing in our ballroom and conversation among the
visitors as there would have been when it was open for business. Guests are
encouraged to dress in period clothes if they are willing.
Tickets are $10 a person,(children are free) and may be
purchased at the Barkhamsted Town Hall, Riverton General Store or at the Tavern
during open hours: Wednesdays 9am-noon,
and Sundays 1Pm till 4. Come experience life as it used to be!
Questions call: Noreen Watson 860-738-1152.
"Mainly Christmas" Tag Sale November 16th 9am
Historical Society will hold a tag sale on Nov. 16th at 9am at the
Barkhamsted Town Garage on Rt. 44 in Barkhamsted featuring hundreds of
collectible Hallmark ornaments being sold for $5 each. Also assorted Christmas
decorations: garlands, lights and ornaments, wreaths etc.Come and find the
perfect addition to your Christmas décor!