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Haverhill Shoe History Focus of April 4 Talk

Haverhill Shoe History Focus of April 4 Talk

Ira Webster Shoe Factory, Villa Street, Haverhill. Buttonwoods Museum historian Kaleigh Paré plans to discuss the shoe industry’s strong influence on Haverhill from the 1600s to 1900s during a senior breakfast Tuesday, April 4, 9 to 10 a.m., at Wingate at Haverhill, 190 North Ave., Haverhill. Paré will display historical artifacts, including shoe-making tools, shoes,


Lives of Colonial Women Focus of Buttonwoods Lecture

Velya Jancz-Urban discusses the “Not-So-Good Life of the Colonial Goodwife,” tomorrow at Buttonwoods Museum. Discover what life was really like for New England’s colonial women—menstruation, sex and birth control, childbirth and sickness and medicine—during the lecture, taking place Thursday, March 16, from 1 to 2:30 p.m., at Buttonwoods Museum, 240 Water St., Haverhill. “The Not-So-Good


Haverhill UU Chuch Plans Auction and Potluck Meal March 25

The Universalist-Unitarian Church of Haverhill is auctioning off household services as well as gifts during a potluck meal Saturday, March 25. Previous live and silent auction items have included yard/house work; dinners, brunches and parties; lessons; artwork; vacation rentals; specialty foods; tours and sports and museum tickets. The auction takes place Saturday, March 25, 6