Old North Digital Speaker Series: LECTURE + Q&A A Brief History of Slavery in New England Wednesday, May 13 @ 7:00-8:15 pm EST Speaker: Jared Ross Hardesty, PhD Tickets: “Pay what you will” donation | Register Here Shortly after the first Europeans arrived in 17th-century New England, they began to enslave the area’s indigenous peoples and […]
On April 18th, 2020, two lanterns were lit in the steeple of Old North Church to mark the anniversary of Paul Revere’s Midnight Ride. The lanterns remained lit on April 19 as we honored essential workers, medical professionals & first responders on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, and on Monday April 20 to […]
10 on 10: Women in the Workforce was truly a celebration of remarkable women past and present. We heard about 10 visionary women from Massachusetts history from 10 powerhouse women currently working in Boston’s cultural sector. Don’t let the energy and inspiration from Tuesday’s program wear off — extend your learning! Below you’ll find interesting articles, […]
Special thanks again to our program partners: Boston Women’s Heritage Trail, Gender Equity in Museums Movement (GEMM), and New England Museum Association (NEMA). And to our incredible speakers! Casey Baines, Scarlett V. Hoey, Chloe Lin, Marie Palladino, Maddy Rodriguez, Jodie Smith, Jen Steele, Dina Vargo, Dr. Lisa Wong, and Rebecca Sivitz.
Old North Speaker Series: PRESENTATION + COMMUNITY CONVERSATION (Webinar)10 on 10: Women in the Workforce Spotlight Presentations: 6:30 – 7:30 pmCommunity Conversation: 7:30 – 8:30 pm Join us for a virtual celebration of influential women past and present! Old North Church & Historic Site is excited to offer its first digital speaker series program 10 […]