Schedule of Activities Bourne Historical Society 2017 Season
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December 1, 2017
Christmas in Old Bourne Village
December 1, 2017 –
Jonathan Bourne Historical Center
30 Keene Street
Bourne, MA 02532
Christmas Open House at the Jonathan Bourne Historic Center. The Bourne Historical Society and the Bourne Archives welcomes you to a Nutcracker Christmas Open House at 30 Keene Street. Quahog chowder will be served to warm chilly visitors along with sweets and champagne punch in the Bourne Archives Room. Come meet Clara from the Nutcracker Ballet and take a picture with our giant nutcracker display. Take a chance on our annual holiday tree raffle!
For a full list of All Christmas in Old Bourne Village events, please visit: Christmas in Old Bourne Village
December 2, 2017
Christmas at Aptucxet
December 2, 2017 –
Christmas at Aptucxet. The Bourne Historical Society hosts Christmas at the Aptucxet Trading Post where tastes of oysters and Bay scallops cooked on the open hearth will be offered along with hot Quahog chowder and other goodies. The nutcracker theme will continue with a scavenger hunt for the kids and our Christmas model train display will be setup in the East Room of the Trading Post. Goodie Claus will be there, too, providing a great holiday photo opportunity! All holiday activities of the Bourne Historical Society are provided to the public at no charge.
For a full list of Christmas in Old Bourne Village Events, please visit: Christmas in Old Bourne Village
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December 21, 2017
December 21, 2017 –
Please join us for a Winter Solstice Celebration at Aptucxet. You are invited to gather for soft music, hot mulled cider, soup and sweets. Dress warmly and join in a circle of nature by the fire as we honor those who have served during the growth of this non-profit organization in its first 95 years.
Thursday, December 21 at 6pm
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– All Lectures held at the Jonathan Bourne Historical Center, 30 Keene Street, Bourne Village
– Saturday Events are held at the Aptucxet Museum Complex, 6 Aptucxet Road, Bourne
– Briggs-McDermott House is on Sandwich Road across from the Library
Bourne Historical Society Aptucxet Museum Complex is open Memorial Day Weekend through Columbus Day Weekend.
- Open Tuesday through Saturday
- Hours: 10am to 4pm
- Open Sundays noon to 3pm
- Closed Monday
- Open by appointment for bus tours and school groups. To arrange a private tour, call 508-759-8167.
The Bourne Historical Society, Inc., is a not-for-profit organization. The charge for admission to the Aptucxet Museum Complex:
|Seniors and AAA and Educators||$5.00|
Special rates are available for students and pre-arranged group tours 508-759-8167. We have a turnaround for buses to drop visitors off at the Trading Post, with a parking area near the Trading Post Gift Shop.