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Lunch & Learn: Number Please? Telephone History

July 18 @ 12:00 pm

July 1902 New England Telephone and Telegraph phone book

July’s Lunch & Learn program takes us to the early days of telephone communications from party lines to direct dial and highlights the ways this history still impacts our communities today.

Lunch & Learn program begin with a delicious lunch of wrap sandwiches, salad and a sweet treat followed by a lively illustrated talk.


Lunch & Learn tickets are $18 ($15 for Monadnock Center members). Tickets must be purchased in advance and are not available at the door. Lunch & Learn often sells out. We encourage you to purchase your tickets early!

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Lunch & Learn programs are held in Bass Hall. Ramp access is available at the rear of the building and the rear entrance opens directly into Bass Hall. The Monadnock Center’s restroom facilities are fully-accessible.


Thank you!

The Monadnock Center thanks our membership and our 2024 program sponsor, Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc. for making this program possible!


July 18
12:00 pm
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Bass Hall: Monadnock Center for History and Culture
19 Grove St
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States
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