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01.21.2024

“On the Gold Light” Twilight Tours of the Manse

The Old Manse transforms after dark. This winter, visit the Old Manse for a special candle-lit tour at twilight. Wander the halls and explore the chambers of the Old Manse lit by candles and the setting sun. Upon arrival, please check in the book store. Tour groups are set with a limited capacity and we recommend booking in advance to secure...

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02.9.2024

Romance at the Manse: Stories of Love and Friendship

Tour this historic house by candlelight and discover stories of friendship and love that made this house a home to so many artists, writers, and poets. During this 45-minute tour, we explore the many ways that friendship and love were shared in the house – whether it is a mother’s love for her children, newlyweds’...

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03.26.2024

Women of the Great Field: The Robbins and Garrison Women and their Neighbors

Women of the Great Field: The Robbins and Garrison Women and their Neighbors TUESDAY, MARCH 266:00—7:30 PM Goodwin ForumMain Library129 Main Street, Concord, MA, 01742 Women of the Great Field: The Robbins and Garrison Women and their Neighbors Join us for a Women's History discussion with The Robbins House on the history of the women...

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04.14.2024

Ellen Garrison Day Celebration!

It's Time to Celebrate Ellen, Sunday, April 14, 3-5 p.m. at the Concord Armory, 91 Everett St. Concord. Honoring the 201st birthday of Concord's native daughter Ellen Garrison, educator and activist. Featuring a behind-the-scenes peek at the new Half the History film, Ellen Garrison, Scene from an Activist's Life, with producers Jennifer Burton and Julie...

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04.15.2024

Patriots’ Day 2024 Concord: Remembering the past, inspiring the future

Patriot's Day is Monday, April 15, 2024 Please note - North Bridge Fight commemoration cancelled due to flooding and parade route modified. Still heard around the world: Patriots' Day is not just the remembrance of a historical event; it's an embodiment of the ideals of liberty and pursuit of justice that form the bedrock of...

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04.18.2024

Emerson House opens for 2024 Season

The Ralph Waldo Emerson House opens April 18th for the 2024 season. Open Thursday - Sunday Visit website for details

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06.8.2024

Friends of the Library – Annual Book Sale

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07.4.2024

4th of July at The Robbins House: Reading with Frederick Douglass

Visit The Robbins House Lawn on the 4th of July, 10am-noon, for a reading with Frederick Douglass!