History Talk Replay

History Talk Replay

The Bidwell House Museum, in collaboration with the Monterey Community Center, is excited to announce a new off-season program titled “History Talk Replay”!

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Join friends and neighbors one afternoon a month at the Monterey Community Center to view a broadcast of one of our popular summer History Talks.  First up on Sunday December 16 at 1 pm is a talk from the 2010 series The Lost World of Early America.  View popular speaker John Demos present The Supernatural World in the 1700: Religion, Magic, Witchcraft and ‘Wonders’. 

The second screening in the series will take place on Sunday January 13 at 1 pm with a viewing of the Simon Winchester lecture from 2013 based on his book The Men Who United the States.

The final screening in the series will take place on Sunday February 10 at 1 pm with a screening of the 2013 lecture by UMass Anthropology Professor Eric Johnson titled The Garden in the Woods: Archaeology at Kampoosa Bog in Stockbridge.  In this lecture he talks about a 4000-year-old settlement and what we know about earliest human life in the Berkshires. This video will last about 80 minutes.

Coffee and cookies will be served.  The History Talk Replay series is free, but donations are welcome.

The third screening in the series will take place on February 10.  Check back soon for details.