History Room
Open by appt. only in wiinter. Call Liz Kirby at 603-496-4883 or email:  info@wilmothistoricalsociety.org 

Curiosity Shop - 2019 Season
July 13, August 3, and September 7

W.O.W. Calendar

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Charter Members - 1977

Membership begins November 1
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Book Club
Meets 4 times a year—March, June, September, and December. Call Marc Davis for more information at 927-4596. [link]

2019 Newsletter

Former one-room schoolhouse in Wilmot Flat
Now the Town Office and History Room

9 Kearsarge Valley Road, P.O. Box 97, Wilmot, NH

Donald Hall

To celebrate Poetry Month, the Wilmot Public LIbrary is hosting poet and close friend of Don and Jane, Wesley McNair, on April 18 at 7 p.m. in the Wilmot Town Hall in Wilmot Center. The Wilmot Historical Society has re-released the 2011 DVD recording of Donald Hall reading his poems and recalling life on his Eagle Pond Farm in Wilmot. DVDs are available for $20 each at the Wilmot Library, the Morgan Hill Bookstore in New London, and by emailing us at info@wilmothistoricalsociety.org/.

May Program
WWII In NewHampshire
2 p.m. May 19, 2019
Wilmot Town Hall
9 N. Wilmot Road next to Library

     This program will retell the story of life in New Hampshire during the Second World War. Through interviews, historic news film, photos, and radio reports from the battlefields, the presentation and discussion will chronicle how a nation, a state, and the citizens of New Hampshire mobilized for war. 
     Our presenter, John Gfroerer, is a documentary producer and owner of Accompany, a video production firm based at the Capitol Center for the Arts in Concord.
        

 



Wilmot One-room School House Reunion - November 6, 2016

Left to right, Front row: Judy Rayno(Cutler), Jean Amsden (Currier), Sue Keyser (Roberts), Pat Baker (Gross), Frank Baker, Barbara Coward (Stearns), Louise Andrus (Patten), Pat Rich (Glidden-French), Dolly Mailloux (Fowler). Second row: Pat Fleury (Evans), Kim Lucas (Keyser), Joyce Rand (Tilton), Posy Chandler (Aldrich) teacher, Barbara Sullivan (Aldrich), Helen Courtemarche (Peters), Henry Stevens, Nancy Clark (Stevens), Deb Perkins (Lamson), Nathan Walker, Jim Minard, Darlene Hoyt (Atwood). Back row: Eleanor Hazen, Marnie Eaton (Madden) teacher, Darlene Delano, Garry Rayno, Lee Stevens, Jim Rayno, Bam Fleury, Wade Walker, Mark Stevens, Charles Thompson, Bob Peters, Liz Kirby (Thompson).  There were a total of two teachers and 31 students present at the reunion at the Wilmot Community Association.


Established in 1976, the Wilmot Historical Society (WHS) works to collect and protect artifacts, documents, and photographs relating to the Town of Wilmot. Through its educational programs, the History Room, and special projects, the organization endeavors to bring the town’s recent and not-so-recent past to life and to inspire residents to enjoy and treasure Wilmot’s history.  The Wilmot Historical Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Charter Members - 1977