Victory Gardens of WWII

By April 10, 2023 Events

Lunchtime History Films, bring your lunch!

Please support the Series and Tapley Hall by becoming a member here.

2nd Monday every month, Noon – 1pm
Tapley Memorial Hall 13 Page Street, Danvers MA.
Free Admission. Donations appreciated. Bring your lunch!
Danvers Historical Society: 978-777-1666 or E-mail to

Face Masks are encouraged.

A casual discussion and 20-30 minute film. Presented by Heritage Films, Dan Tremblay, volunteer and member of DHS.

Film Topics subject to change:

Apr 10, Victory Gardens of WWII and How to Plant Your own garden. Informative program looking at history that includes basic garden advice you can use for your garden project.

May 8, Women Airforce Service Pilots of WWII(WASP). A look at the little known heroic women who supported the WWII effort with their flying skills.

June 12, Lighthouse Keepers. The enchanting and challenging lifestyle and skills.

July 10, Gloucester Fishermen’s Fiesta History.  Examining a Gloucester Cape Ann celebration: The St Peter’s Fiesta.

Aug 14, Massachusetts State House Time Capsule. A late 1700s time capsule was uncovered revealing messages, coins and artifacts from Paul Revere and John Adams.

Sep 11, Old Time Automobiles Built in Essex County. Essex County was once a prime area for auto design, development, and related production.

Oct 16, Ghost Stories of New England favorites— with a few ghosts and the unusual, creepy stuff.