Upcoming Events


2017 Upcoming Events at the Somerset Historical Society

Monday, June 5th at 7:00 pm.  Annual Meeting and Elections.  Members please come and participate in the election of our board and by laws revision.  Light snacks will be served after the meeting.

Saturday June 24th at 9:00 am.  Walking Tour of Palmer Cemetery.  Join us as we tour the Palmer Cemetery where many of Somerset’s prominent citizens are buried.

Thursday, September 14th (time TBA). Annual Veteran’s Hall Wine and Cheese Fundraiser.  Come and join us for this annual fundraiser that supports our Military Room, dedicated to Somerset residents who have bravely served our country.

Friday, September 15th (time TBA). Lobster Dinner to be Co-Hosted with the Lions Club.  This is an annual favorite.  Please join us and the Lions Club for a delicious New England feast.

Saturday, September 16th 7:00 pm.  Walking Tour of Old Main Street.  This tour of Main Street will enlighten participants with stories of the people and events that made Somerset Village a hub of activity.

Saturday, September date TBA.  Bus Trip to Historic Deerfield.  Join us as we visit Historic Deerfield on the first bus trip organized by the Somerset Historical Society

Friday, December 1st 6:00 pm.  Winter Greens Workshop.  Meet at the Museum and work with the Somerset Garden Club to create winter greens to be auctioned off to defray the costs of our Holiday Open House.  Thank you to the Somerset Garden Club for their efforts in creating these wonderful items.

Sunday, December 3rd 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.  Holiday Open House.  This free family event features activities for the children (cookie decorating, letters to Santa, coloring and more), an auction of the greenery created by the Somerset Garden Club, free photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  This is a don’t miss family event.

Tuesday, December 5th 6:00 pm. Annual Member’s Christmas Party.  Members are invited to our Holiday Party to celebrate the season.  Tickets are $18.00 for members and $25.00 for non-members.