Events

Upcoming Programs

a beautiful POND

“the beautiful POND”

Events

Sunday, May 15 - September 3, 2016

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

An exhibit to celebrate Old Mill Pond, Compo Cove

The charming town of Westport, CT can attribute its very existence, in large part, to the Sherwood Mill Pond.
New Videos:

https://youtu.be/JvhqXrc1q9s    Robin Tauck shares her excitement about the current exhibit

https://youtu.be/GQLjexVYS1g  – Judith Orseck Katz discusses “the Beautiful POND” exhibit.

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children writing Camp

Kids Summer Program: Sketch to Stretch

Events

Monday, August 15 - August 25, 2016

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sketch to Stretch: Monday through Thursday for two consecutive weeks,  children 6-13,  join us for a fun and memorable summer learning experience that will make for a creative transition from the Lazy Days of Summer to the new and exciting school year. 

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Norm Bloom Copps Island Oysters

Celebrate our Shellfishing History with Norm Bloom & Son

Events

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

9:30 am - 11:30 am

Second Tour added!
Westport Historical Society is proud to host a field trip to Norm Bloom & Son Copps Island Oyster Facility.  For three generations Norm Bloom & Son has farmed and harvested oysters and clams from the clean, cold waters of the Connecticut Shore.

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Frank Porto Band

Musical History Tour with Frank Porto Band

Events

Sunday, October 9, 2016

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Musicians of a certain age will perform music of a certain vintage when the Connecticut-based Frank Porto Band performs tunes from the Big Band Era and the Great American Songbook here at WHS.

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