DANVILLE — The Danville Heritage Commission is pleased to announce the following upcoming events and an opportunity to join their team!
TOURS: Webster Stagecoach Stop, Little Red Schoolhouse, the 1755 Meeting House and several other historic buildings in Danville will be open for tours on Old Home Day, Sun., August 25 from 1:00-4:00 p.m.
SPECIAL PRESENTATION: “12,000 Years Ago in the Granite State” a presentation by anthropologist Dr. Robert Goodby, will be held on Sun., September 22 at 1:00 p.m. at the Meeting House, 470 Main Street. Dr. Goodby has spent thirty years studying Native American archaeological sites in New England. In 2010, he directed the excavations of four 12,000-year-old Paleoindian dwelling sites at the Tenant Swamp site in Keene. This will be a free event hosted by the Heritage Commission under the New Hampshire Humanities grant program.
NEW MEMBER OPENINGS: The Heritage Commission currently has openings available for Danville residents. They meet on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Town Hall. The Heritage Commission is actively involved in many activities that honor the Town in a positive and special way. The projects are interesting and fun, and members continue to discover new and exciting information about the Town’s history. If you are interested, please inquire at the Selectmen’s office. They would love to have you join!