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Over There, Over Here: WWI and Life in New Hampshire Communities commemorates the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I. A collaboration between thirteen historical societies, museums, and libraries is underway with events scheduled through November. This month’s events include:
WW1 Performance by SKIT, Friday & Saturday, October 13 & 14, 7:30 pm; Sunday, Oct. 15, 2:00 pm, Warner Town Hall. Adults $15, students $12.
Hopkinton NH Cemetery Walk, Saturday/Sunday, Oct. 14/15, 1:00 pm, Hopkinton Historical Society.HHS members $10, non-members $15.
A City at War: Concord NH in World War I, Sunday, October 15, 2:00 pm, Penacook Historical Society
An American Nurse at War, Saturday, October 28, 2:00 pm, Webster Public Library/Town Hall
All events are open to the public, including the Exhibition Wrap-Up Event, Friday, November 10 at 7:00 pm at the Warner Town Hall. At the wrap-up event, Kent McConnell gives an overview of the year-long series, and how WWI is impacting society even today. For a complete list of upcoming programs and exhibits, visit www.OverThereOverHere.com.
New Hampshire Humanities programs are made possible in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this these programs do not necessarily represent those of the NEH or New Hampshire Humanities.