Dedication of Sign and Memorial Garden

On Sunday, June 11th at 2:00 PM, a presentation will take place at the Plymouth Community Center Route 100 in Plymouth, VT to dedicate a new Community Center sign and a Memorial Garden honoring Eliza Ward. The garden, originally planted by the Plymouth Elementary School and resurrected by Midge and Bruce Tucker, features both perennials […]

“Irene: Ruin to Renewal,” A Tropical Storm Irene Documentary

On August 27th and 28th, the premiere of “Irene: Ruin to Renewal,” a Tropical Storm Irene Documentary, was shown to full houses at the President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site. The video was produced by the Plymouth Vermont Historical Society in partnership with Ludlow Public Community TV. A resounding success, the film elicited such comments […]

GEOLOGY AND HISTORY COINCIDE

Marjorie Gale, State Geologist and Director, Vermont Geological Survey, will present a program on the geology of Plymouth on August 23, 2015, 1 PM at the town hall in Plymouth, Vermont. Marjorie has 18 years of experience working as a geologist in the Agency of Natural Resources. She will focus on the 3 bedrock maps […]

Geology of Plymouth, VT

Marjorie Gale, the current Vermont State Geologist, will offer a presentation on the geology of Plymouth, Vermont, on Sunday, August 23rd at 1:00 PM. Her topic will include historical geologic survey maps and how they connected to local and world history. Mark your calendars. Location and details to follow soon.

Museum Open Saturdays 12-2 PM

The museum of the Plymouth Vermont Historical Society is open on Saturdays from 12-2 PM, June through October 2015. The museum is located in the former elementary school just north of the town offices on Rt 100. The Collection Committee welcomes donations of artifacts related specifically to the history of Plymouth. They can be brought […]

Historical Society Awarded $2500 Grant

The Plymouth Vermont Historical Society receives grant from the Vermont Community Foundation to explore through visual media:  How Catastrophe Reconnected a Town: The Story of Tropical Storm Irene in Plymouth, Vermont. The Historical Society recently received a $2500 grant from the Vermont Community Foundation’s Small and Inspiring grant program. The grant will help further the […]

Historical Society Plans Historic Sites Tour

PLYMOUTH VERMONT HISTORICAL SOCIETY FREE HISTORIC SITES TOUR WHEN:          Sunday May 4, 2014 (rain or shine)         1-4 PM START LOCATION:    Plymouth Historical Society Community Center Please join us for an afternoon of Plymouth history to help celebrate Plymouth Historical Society’s 20th Anniversary! Several locations illustrating moments in our town’s colorful heritage will be highlighted. Informational […]

Come Celebrate Our New Home

Come Celebrate Our New Home

The Plymouth Historical Society announces its move to a new venue at the former Plymouth Elementary School. The celebration will take place on Sunday, September 29th at 2 PM. The school is located at 35 School Drive just north of the town offices. A slide presentation of early 20th century plate glass images of Plymouth, […]