Events

Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
While sitting in Gosnell Hall, learn about the history of the whale skeleton hanging just above you. This film tells the story of what happened when the body of sperm whale washed ashore in the … Continue reading "NHA Members’ Evening: Viewing of the film “Bones of History”"
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
A simple walk around the block set journalist Spike Carlsen, bestselling author of A Splintered History of Wood, off to investigate everything he could about everything we take for granted in our normal life”from manhole covers and recycling … Continue reading "Online Author Talk: Spike Carlsen, A Walk Around The Block"
Nov 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm Online
Join author Nat Philbrick and history educator Peter Panchy for a conversation about the Plymouth Pilgrims and their arrival on the Mayflower 400 years ago. How did the British colony in Plymouth change England? What impact did … Continue reading "Nathaniel Philbrick & Peter Panchy: 400 years after the Pilgrims Landed"