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Upcoming Events

Wed, September 07, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. In person, $10 per person fee, no charge for MHS Members, EBT Cardholders, or virtual guests. The in-person reception starts at 5:30 and the program will begin at 6…

Thu, September 08, 2022, -

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Join Johnathan Williams as we discuss 1998’s A…

Mon, September 12, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. In person, $10 per person fee, no charge for MHS Members, EBT Cardholders, or virtual guests. The in-person reception starts at 5:30 and the program will begin at 6…

Fri, September 16, 2022, -

The politics of the United States and its regions are founded on their political cultures. Since the nation’s founding, regional, ideological, economic, ethnic and racial issues…

Sat, September 17, 2022, -

The politics of the United States and its regions are founded on their political cultures. Since the nation’s founding, regional, ideological, economic, ethnic and racial issues…

Tue, September 20, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. In person, $10 per person fee, no charge for MHS Members, EBT Cardholders, or virtual guests. The in-person reception starts at 5:30 and the program will begin at 6…

Thu, September 22, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. In person, $10 per person fee, no charge for MHS Members, EBT Cardholders, or virtual guests. The in-person reception starts at 5:30 and the program will begin at 6…

Wed, September 28, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. In person, $10 per person fee, no charge for MHS Members, EBT Cardholders, or virtual guests. The in-person reception starts at 5:30 and the program will begin at 6…

Thu, September 29, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. The in-person reception will begin at 4:30. 

Past Events

Wed, August 03, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. The in-person reception will begin at 5:30. Register for how you plan to attend below. 

In person, $10 per person fee, no charge…

Thu, July 28, 2022, -

This event is sold out. 

Registration is not required, but it is encouraged. You may participate individually or as a member of a team. This event will be held for free in person in the…

Wed, July 20, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. In person, $10 per person fee, no charge for virtual, MHS Members or EBT Cardholders. The in-person reception starts at 5:30 and the program will begin at 6:00.…

Mon, July 18, 2022, -

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Join Ned Hinkle and Ivy Moylan from the Brattle Theatre as we discuss 1977’s…

Sat, July 16, 2022, -

K-12 educators are invited to participate in a day-long workshop led by keynote scholar Prof. Chernoh Sesay, master teachers, and MHS education staff. In the morning, scholars and K-12 educators…

Fri, July 15, 2022, -

In recent decades, scholars have unearthed and revived stories of a diverse and wide-ranging cast of characters who lived through America’s political formation. This much-needed corrective has…

Thu, July 14, 2022, -

In recent decades, scholars have unearthed and revived stories of a diverse and wide-ranging cast of characters who lived through America’s political formation. This much-needed corrective has…

Wed, July 13, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. The in-person reception starts at 5:30 and the program will began at 6:00. Register for how you plan to attend below. 

Thu, July 07, 2022, -

This is an in person event. The in-person reception starts at 5:30 and the program will begin at 6:30.

Mon, July 04, 2022, -

The MHS is closed for Independence Day.

Sat, July 02, 2022, -

The MHS is closed on July 1 through Independence Day.

Fri, July 01, 2022, -

The MHS is closed on July 1 through Independence Day.

Wed, June 29, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. The program will began at 6:00. Register for how you plan to attend below. 

Wed, June 22, 2022, -

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Join MHS Chief Historian Peter Drummey as we discuss 1968’s The…

Mon, June 20, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. The program will began at 6:00. Register for how you plan to attend below. 

In person, $10 per person fee, no charge for virtual, MHS Members or…

Mon, June 20, 2022, -

The MHS is closed in observance of Juneteenth. The building will open for the event at 5:30 PM.

Tue, June 14, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. The program will begin at 6:00. 

 In person, $10 per person fee, no charge for virtual, MHS Members or EBT Cardholders. 

Mon, June 13, 2022, -

This is a hybrid event. The program will begin at 6:00. Register for how you plan to attend below. 

In person, $10 per person fee, no charge for virtual, …