Historic Northampton

Programs & Events

Calendar of Events

February 8








Voices and Images of Burma and Senegal

The first event of the Spring 2015 Fast Forward Film Series. Acclaimed filmmakers Holly Fisher and Ben Herson screen and discuss excerpts of their respective documentary projects filmed in Burma and Senegal.

Sunday, February 8th at 3 pm
Location: Historic Northampton
   
February 12








Voices Beyond Bondage: An Anthology of Verse
by African Americans of the 19th Century


Erika DeSimone and Fidel Louis will speak on their publication, Voices Beyond Bondage: An Anthology of Verse by African Americans of the 19th Century.

Thursday, Feburary 12th at 7 pm
Location: Historic Northampton

   
February 13









Entering Northampton by Ellen Augarten
Opening Reception

Contemporary Art at Historic Northampton presents an exhibit by Northampton photographer Ellen Augarten of contemporary images based on the turn-of-the-century Howland Family Album. More information

Friday, February 13th, 5 to 8 pm
Location: Historic Northampton

   
February 21









The Family Photo Album in late 19th Century America

Mount Holyoke College professor Anthony Lee will speak on the family photograph album in the late nineteenth century in conjunction with the exhibition Entering Northampton by Ellen Augarten. More information

Saturday, February 21st at 2 pm
Location: Historic Northampton
   
March 7






The Hampshire and Hampden Canal

Carl Walter returns for a public lecture on the history of the Hampshire and Hampden Canal.

Saturday, March 7 at 2 pm
Location: Historic Northampton