Upcoming Events:

The Cost of Freedom: A Boston Marathon Bombing Memorial
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Time: 3:00 P.M.
The Essex Harmony, Artists-In-Residence of the Society, will perform selections by Randall Thompson and William Billings. The selections remind us of what we stand for, the first Boston Massacre, and the price paid for our political beliefs. This mixed media, acapella concert is directed by Tom Carmody.  More about The Essex Harmony.

Donations encouraged. Proceeds benefit the ongoing preservation mission of the Society, including supplies for our Artists-In-Residence. Reservations appreciated to help with hall set up.  Parking on Page St. or in the Community Lot at the corner of Page and Elm Streets. RSVP to 978.777.1666 or E-mail to dhs@danvershistory.org . 

Location: Tapley Memorial Hall, 13 Page St. Danvers.


Plant Sale
Perennials, Herbs, Select Annuals and divisions from the GMF gardens
Saturdays and Wednesdays for the month of May
Saturdays 9:00 AM to Noon  
Wednesday 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Location: Glen Magna Farms


Historic Properties
Every 2nd Friday, May 9th through November 14th, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
In partnership with Danvers Alarm List, Daughters of the American Revolution and the Preservation Commission, the Society will have the Page House and Tapley Memorial Hall open every 2nd Friday of each month, 10am-3pm. Learn how you can participate behind the scenes to develop this new program by E-mailing to dhs@danvershistory.org 

Rebecca Nurse Homestead and Judge Samuel Holton House will also be open during these hours. Check back often for developments in the program and properties featured.

Location: Tapley Memorial Hall, 13 Page St. Danvers.

Onion Town Variety Show
Fridays, May 9th; June 13th, 2014
Time: 7:00 to 9:00 P.M.
All Volunteer Professional Line-Up includes: Michael Bloom acoustic guitar, Scott Kaplan Saxophone Quartet, Dan & Karen "Recollections Duo",  and the David Breen Theatrical Troupe complete with dancers.

Where do your talents lie?  Do you vocalize like Kate Smith? or Caruso?  Dance like Astaire and Rogers? Are you an aficionado of the accordion? A former Mouseketeer?  The old time variety show invites you to join in our 2nd year of FUN!!  Bring the whole family to watch you perform! The show will feature regional volunteer talent on stage in the newly refurbished Tapley Memorial Hall. Everyone is welcome for this fun event.  Light refreshments will be available. Dan Tremblay, Volunteer and member of the Society, will be your MC for the evening.  Anyone wishing to perform is asked to contact Dan at dh.tremblay@live.com   Learn more.

Admission at the door will be $5 for non-performers.  Proceeds benefit the ongoing preservation mission of the Society. Reservations appreciated to help with hall set up.  Parking on Page St. or in the Community Lot at the corner of Page and Elm Streets. RSVP to 978.777.1666 or E-mail to dhs@danvershistory.org . 

Location: Tapley Memorial Hall, 13 Page St. Danvers.


Annual Meeting
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Time: 5:00 P.M.
Reservations appreciated to help with  set up.  RSVP to 978.777.1666 or E-mail to dhs@danvershistory.org .

Location: Glen Magna Farms


Harmony, Hot Dogs & Hits
Monday, June 23, 2014  rain date 6/30
5:00 PM
Glen Magna Farms
Featured performer: Don't Call Me Shirley,  performing your favorite rock'n'roll hits on the veranda! Learn more.


Trails & Sails: Essex Harmony concert
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Time: 3:00 P.M.
The Essex Harmony, Artists-In-Residence of the Society, will perform. This mixed media, acapella concert is directed by Tom Carmody.  More about The Essex Harmony.  More about Trails&Sails.

Donations encouraged. Proceeds benefit the ongoing preservation mission of the Society, including supplies for our Artists-In-Residence. Reservations appreciated to help with hall set up.  Parking on Page St. or in the Community Lot at the corner of Page and Elm Streets. RSVP to 978.777.1666 or E-mail to dhs@danvershistory.org . 

Location: Tapley Memorial Hall, 13 Page St. Danvers.

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