Friday, January 17, 2014

Historical Museum: Ben's Birthday - Sunday


CELEBRATE BEN’S BIRTHDAY WITH US

Stop by the Franklin Historical Museum on Sunday January 19th and enjoy a piece of cake to celebrate Ben Franklin’s Birthday. The famous Revolutionary was born January 17, 1706. Stop in and celebrate our town’s namesake’s 308th birthday. Museum Hours Sunday 1:00pm – 4:00pm.

Franklin Historical Museum
Franklin Historical Museum


THE HISTORY OF VALENTINE’S DAY

The month of February celebrates Valentine’s Day and the Franklin Historical Museum has researched some fun facts about the origin of the day, when Valentine cards were first exchanged and various customs associated with the day. The informative exhibit will run February 1st through February 23rd.



INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING AT THE MUSEUM?

The Franklin Historical Museum is looking for additional volunteers to help with various aspects of running the museum. If you are interested in helping with research, correspondence, hosting and/or working with exhibits, please send an email to maryolsson1@verizon.net or call the Town Clerk’s office at 508 520 4900 leave your name and phone number. A volunteer meeting will be held in February.


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