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Bass Hall: Monadnock Center for History and Culture

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19 Grove St
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States
603-924-3235

July 2024

Lunch & Learn: Number Please? Telephone History

July 18 @ 12:00 pm
Bass Hall: Monadnock Center for History and Culture, 19 Grove St
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States
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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. Tickets Lunch & Learn tickets are $18 ($15 for Monadnock Center members). Tickets must be purchased in advance and are not available at the door. Lunch &…

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August 2024

Lunch and Learn: Women Painters of Monadnock

August 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bass Hall: Monadnock Center for History and Culture, 19 Grove St
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States
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Women Painters of Monadnock

The Monadnock Region has long been known as a destination for artists. At this Lunch & Learn, guests learn about women painters who were drawn to the mountain and its environs in the 19th and early 20th centuries. The talk will include Lilla Cabot Perry (1848-1933), Elizabeth Brooks Fuller (1896-1979), and other women painters who were inspired by Mount Monadnock and the rich artistic scene that developed around the mountain in the late 19th century. The program begins with a…

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