Era of Elegance: Early America in 12 Objects presented by Elliot Snyder, Elliot and Grace Snyder Antiques

By |February 18th, 2017|

A collaboration of  the Civic Committee of the Salisbury Association and the Scoville Memorial Library
Some of the story of early America can be told through […]

Witches of Litchfield County from Peter Vermilyea’s new book “Wicked Litchfield County”

By |October 22nd, 2016|

 

Presented by the Salisbury Association Historical Society in collaboration with the Scoville Memorial Library. While many people cast aspersions at the history of the supernatural, it […]

Author Carolyn Roehm discusses her new book “At Home in the Garden.”

By |December 12th, 2015|

The White Hart speaker series in collaboration with Oblong Books &  Music and the Scoville Memorial Library.

Each of the gardens at her historic Connecticut home, […]

When Disaster Struck Connecticut: Memories of the 1955 Flood. A panel and participatory discussion.

By |November 21st, 2015|

Presented by the Salisbury Association Historical Society in collaboration with the Scoville Memorial Library.  Sixty years ago, floods changed the landscape of the Northeastern U.S., […]

The Historic Inns and Taverns of Salisbury by David Bayersdorfer.

By |November 7th, 2015|

 Presented by the Salisbury Association Historical Society in collaboration with the Scoville Memorial Library.

During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, inns and taverns were not only […]

Screening of the 19th Century Salisbury Documentary, in collaboration with Hotchkiss School, Salisbury Association Historical Society and the Scoville Memorial Library.

By |October 17th, 2015|

Featuring a post-screening discussion by Director/Teacher Anne Villano and Historian/Teacher Peter Vermilyea. This  20-minute film was created as an outgrowth of  the Cemetery Project  for […]

Jini Jones Vail, Author, Rochambeau and His March Across Connecticut

By |March 7th, 2015|

Presented by the Salisbury Historical Society Association and Scoville Memorial Library. Watertown, Connecticut author Jini Jones Vail will speak about the subject of her recently […]