Past Events

    Video recordings of past events can be viewed at this link

    Upcoming Events

    2022-23 Preliminary Calendar


    Oct. 27                 Author Talk, reception 5:30 p.m., event 6 p.m., Fellow Member Jane Nylander will speak on The Best Ever! Parades in New England 1788-1940

    Nov. 17                 Annual Dinner for Members

    Dec. 15                 Stated Meeting, 3 p.m., Nicole Breault, Emerging Scholars Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of History, Roanoke College, will speak on “The Night Watch of Boston”



    Feb. 16                  Stated Meeting, 3 p.m., Fellow Member Edward Andrews, Associate Professor of History, Providence College, will speak on “Newport Gardner’s Anthem:  Composing Slavery and Freedom in Early America”

    April 20                  Stated Meeting, 3 p.m., Jerrad P. Pacatte, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of History, Rutgers, will speak on “The Work of Freedom:  African American Women and the Process of Emancipation in New England”

    May 18                  Donald R. Friary Lecture, Fellow Members Asheesh Siddique, Assistant Professor of History, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Jane Hooper, Associate Professor of History, George Mason University; and Joyce Chaplin, James Duncan Phillips Professor of Early American History, Harvard University, will discuss Colonial New England and the World


    All events take place at 87 Mount Vernon St., Boston MA 02108 and (unless noted otherwise) are free and open to the public.

    Public events can be seen live at this link.