CURRENT Exhibits

Stearns, Shaw, and the Hallowells, and
Lydia Maria Child: Gathering up the Fragments
EXHIBIT HOURS: Sundays, 12:00 – 4:00 PM or by appointment
Medford Historical Society & Museum, 10 Governors Avenue


MARCH Fundraiser – 4th Annual “Trivia Night”
Medford Senior Center, 101 Riverside Avenue,
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:00 PM (doors open at 6:30)

Join us for the 4th Annual “Trivia Night” sponsored by the Friends of the Medford Public Library and MHSM. We will do our best to create the old Library atmosphere at the spacious and inviting Senior

Beer, wine, soft drinks, and additional refreshments are included in the $20.00 admission fee. Raffle tickets are 3 for $5, 15 for $10.00. The proceeds
are shared by our two organizations and will support future programs. This event is for age 21+. a photo or description, or leave a call-back message at 781-391-8739.

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Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist Series
Exhibit: “Gathering up the Fragments”

Learn how Lydia Maria Child, a Medford-born daughter of a baker, became one of the most important writers and activists in nineteenth-century America. Special focus is given to her portraits and personal items.

EXHIBIT HOURS: Sundays, 12 noon – 4:00 PM or by appointment
Medford Historical Society & Museum, 10 Governors Avenue.

Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist  and the “Stearns, Shaw and the Hallowells” exhibits are funded in part by a grant from the Medford Arts Council, a local commission that is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the City of Medford.

Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist is also funded by the Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund.

Medford Historical Society | 10 Governors Avenue | Medford, Massachusetts | 02155