Canton Historical Society Annual Meeting

The Canton Historical Society will hold its Annual Meeting on Tuesday, May 7th at 7PM at the Canton Community Center.  The meeting will be held to elect Officers and Board members for the 2019-2020 year.   Officer nominations are Donald Scott, President, Jennifer Asaro, Vice President, Carol Barlow , Secretary , and Lorinda Pane, Treasurer.  Board member nominations are Linea Erickson, Walter Kress, James Kline, Irene Klingner, Barbara Murphy, Kathy Taylor, Ken Triou, Angie Roman, Marjory Harmon, and Steven Wysowski.  Society members in good standing through 2019 are invited to attend. 

The Canton Historical Museum is now a proud member of the Blue Star Program.  Active Military personnel and their families have free admission to the Canton Historical Society. 

Participate in our FUNdrive fundraiser!

Cleaning out your closet?  Doing some spring cleaning?  CLICK HERE to find out how unwanted items can benefit the Canton Historical Society and also help you be green.

Special One-Of-A-Kind Item

MELODEON FOR SALE - Flat top melodeon by Carhart, the inventor of melodeons. Patent, label says patented Dec. 28th 1846, Reissued June 24th 1856. Manufactured by Needham & Co., 92 W. 93rd St., NYC.
Made of Brazilian Cherry, with book-matched panels.

Asking Price $300. Must be picked up at :
Canton Historical Museum, 11 Front Street, Collinsville, CT 06019
To purchase or to arrange a showing call the museum at 860-693-2793 and ask for Kathy Jenkins, or e-mail the librarian on our contact page.  To see a picture of the melodeon visit our gift shop page.

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