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Canasta card play every Thursday

Get in on our Canasta game action Thursdays from 1-3 pm. New and experienced players are welcome. Admission is $2 or free with a Colchester Historical Society membership.

Lunch & Learn June 20 with author Margaret Steele

To author Margaret Steele, a census record is a living, breathing snapshot in time, each holding fascinating stories waiting to be told.

For our Lunch & Learn event from noon to 1 pm on Thursday, June 20, Steele will demonstrate in real time how to find and compile information from a census record and weave it into an interesting written narrative. Steele is the author of "The Great Boomsky: The Many Lives of Magic’s First Black Superstar," featuring renowned Truro-based magician, Isaac Willis.

Admission is by donation or free to CHS members. Bring your lunch, sweets and refreshments provided.

Join us for crib every Tuesday from 1-3 pm


Tuesday, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Join our crib action on Tuesdays from 1-3 pm. You'll enjoy friendly competition along with a few laughs! Admission is $2 or free to CHS members.