News and Happenings

Upcoming Program – “Virtually Vintage: A Live, Online Antique Appraisal Event” – October 10th

The Townsend Historical Society is excited to be bringing back one of our most popular types of programs! On Saturday, October 10th from 10:00 – 1:00, the Townsend Historical Society will be hosting “Virtually Vintage: A Live, Online Antique Appraisal Event”. We’re thrilled to be partnering once again with Wayne Tuiskula of Central Mass Auctions,…

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Arts and Craft Fair Cancelled

The 2020 Townsend Arts and Craft Fair has been cancelled. Please join us next year for our 40th anniversary event.

Atlatls, Ancient Hunting Tools of the Nashoba Valley

Hold onto your atlatls because today we’re venturing back to see what the Nashoba Valley was like 13,000 years ago! The two-mile-high ice sheets from the last ice age have just receded, and the land is a wild tundra filled with big game like moose, caribou, and… WOOLLY MAMMOTHS! If you’ve had a chance to…

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