GSV Spring 2018 Meeting - May 19, 2018

Middletown Springs Historical Society, 4 Park Ave, Middletown Springs, VT 05757

Registration: Begins 9:30 a.m.

Jon Mathewson: “The Woodscrape: A Case of Religious Fervor in Vermont”

Nora Rubinstein: “The Tool and the Tool-Maker: The Stories of Vermont Quaker Wheelwright Samuel Morison”

Luncheon Catered by Sissy’s Kitchen

Kevin P. Thornton: “Political Messages in Ordinary Things, 1800-1860”

Registration is $25 for GSV members and $30 for non-members.

Also special rate of $50 for married couples, if one is a member of GSV.

Please send a check to:

Genealogical Society of Vermont, 2962 Vermont Route 12A, Braintree, VT 05060-8779, by May 11, 2018.

Pastries and coffee, etc. will be available for purchase in the morning.

Directions:

There are several different routes to travel to Middletown Springs, below are a few suggestions. 

From the Bennington area: Follow US 7 North to Exit 4 in Manchester Depot. Then take combined VT 11/30 West to Manchester Center. Take VT 30 North (Bonnet St.) towards Dorset. Take VT 133 North (a right turn) in Pawlet to Middletown Springs. Turn right at the 4-way intersection in Middletown Springs and travel a few yards on VT 140/133. Turn left onto Park Avenue. The Middletown Springs Historical Society building is next to the Congregational Church.

 From the Brattleboro area: Follow VT 30 North to the intersection with VT 11 in Winhall. Then take combined VT 11/30 West into Manchester Center. Same as above.

 From the Burlington area: Follow US 7 South to VT 30 South in Middlebury (Main St.). Follow VT 30 South to Poultney. Take VT 140 East (a left turn) at the 4-way intersection in Poultney. Follow VT 140 East into Middletown Springs. Straight at the 4-way intersection in Middletown Springs and travel a few yards on VT 140/133. Turn left onto Park Avenue. The Middletown Springs Historical Society building is next to the Congregational Church.

 From the Barre/Montpelier area: follow I-89 south to Exit 3 in Royalton. Take VT 107 West. Follow VT 107 West and VT 100 South to US 4 West in Killington. Follow US 4 West through Rutland (West St. in Rutland) to West Rutland. Take VT 133 South in West Rutland (a left turn) to junction of VT 140 in Tinmouth. Follow VT 140/133 West into Middletown Springs. Turn right onto Park Avenue of few yards before the 4-way intersection in Middletown Springs. The Middletown Springs Historical Society building is next to the Congregational Church.

 


New England Regional Genealogical Consortium (NERGC)

next meeting April 3-6, 2019 at Manchester, NH

See the NERGC web site for information.


 


 

 


 

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