By Chris Bergeron/Daily News Staff
Posted Jun. 19, 2015 at 3:11 PM
This video is about town historian Fred Wallace discussing his new book, Pushing for Cushing in War and Peace – A History of Cushing Hospital: 1943-1991. You can watch AFTV, in Framingham, on Comcast channel 9, RCN ch3 or Verizon ch43. For the full program check outhttp://tinyurl.com/The-Framingham-Bea…. For more information check out our website at http://www.accessfram.tv
Morning programs beginning July 16th at 10:30 a.m. Free and open to the public. Suggested age 8 and under.
Join us for our third year of summertime fun with family programming ranging from Pumpernickel Puppets to Jojo the Magician! Continue reading
Saturday, June 6, 2015
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Edgell Memorial Library
3 Oak Street, Framingham, MA
Join us rain or shine both inside and outside the Library, parking is available in front and behind the Historic Village Hall. The types of items that will be sold are Framingham books and collectibles, gently used household items, small furniture, antiques, linens, books, and more! Continue reading
Flag Day – June 14, 2015
Framingham Centre Common
Tours at 1:00; 2:00; 3:00: 4:00 p.m.
Online sales have ended. Same-day tickets may be purchased 10 minutes prior to the 1pm and 3pm tours. Tickets $5 for FHC members and $10 for non-members. Call 508-626-9091 with your name, number, number of tickets and tour time to reserve last minute tickets.
Join us for a rare opportunity to experience the Center Common and especially the area along the Sudbury River as it was before and after the Civil War. This guided tour will feature four living history tableaux among the buildings and settings of General Gordon’s childhood and later life. You will truly be taking a walk back in time as so much of this area remains intact. Continue reading
June 16, 2015 – 7:00PM
Edgell Memorial Library
3 Oak Street, Framingham
Featured speaker: Vincent Cannato, UMass Boston Associate Professor of History
The Framingham History Center invites our members to our annual meeting. Following a brief annual meeting, Vince will speak about his new book American Passage: The History of Ellis Island and Framingham resident, Edward F. McSweeney, the first person to manage Ellis Island in 1892. Edward lived in the 1812 House currently being renovated by Framingham State University. Wine and cheese will be served.