7:30 pm (Berwick Academy Arts Center)
Reliable drinking sources, liquid sustenance, and promoters of sociability, beer and ale played an important role in early New England. Archaeologists know this through the many artifacts excavated at the Chadbourne Site and elsewhere in the Piscataqua region. Dr. Emerson Baker, Project Scholar for the Forgotten Frontier project, will discuss these finds and their significance. He will also describe his efforts with Portsmouth’s Earth Eagle Brewings to recreate colonial ales from historical recipes. READ MORE
Inspired by the richness of its archaeological collections and the approaching anniversary of New England’s founding, the Old Berwick Historical Society has created a groundbreaking exhibition that recasts the founding story of this region. Open Saturdays and Sundays from 1:00 to 4:00 pm from June through October, year round by appointment, the exhibit will continue through October 2018. Admission is free; donations are welcome.
6:00 PM Cocktail Hour. Meal begins at 7:00
Tickets must be purchased by March 9 --
$65 for members, $75 for non-members.
Period dress is encouraged, cocktail attire suggested. READ MORE
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