The Pierce Manse * 14 Horseshoe Pond Lane * Concord, New Hampshire * 03301 * (603) 225-4555
Programs typically occur on the 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00pm, March through October at the Pierce Manse, 14 Horseshoe Pond Land, Concord, NH.
Programs are free and open to the public. Seating is limited.
2019 PROGRAM SCHEDULE
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June 27 “Quakers in NH–History and Present Day"
Marian Baker, The International Historian for USFWI (Quaker Women)
The Religious Society of Friends began in the 17th century in England, and today over 81,000 Quakers live and worship in the United States and Canada. This presentation is a chance to learn about the history of the Quakers in New Hampshire and their present status in the state. Attendees are encouraged to bring your questions about Quakers in general.
Presenter Marian Baker is a lifelong member of Friends (Quakers) from Hillsboro, NH, and is currently the Quaker representative on NH Council of Churches.
July 25 SPECIAL EVENT
Open House and Ice Cream Social (5:30-6:30pm )
Band Concert on the Manse Lawn (7pm) Bring a chair
Music by The 39th US Army Band N.H. Army National Guard Band
August 22 “Founders & Patriots: The Society of Cincinnati”
Emma Bray, Executive Director of the American Independence Museum
September 26 “The Settlement of Hillsborough”
Christina Chadwick, Curator of the Hillsborough Heritage Museum
October 24 “Lincoln and His Generals"
Jim Miller, Director of Institutional Research at Granite State College
November 26 SPECIAL EVENT
Official Remembrance of Franklin Pierce’s 115th Birthday
NH National Guard Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Old North Cemetery (10am)
Reception at the Manse to follow.
All programs, except as noted, will be held at the Franklin Pierce Manse, 14 Horseshoe Pond Lane.