Please join us as we explore The Windham Textile & History Museum,
411 Main Street, Willimantic, CT 06226
When: Saturday, Dec. 9 at 10 a.m.
10-10:15: Arrive and Mingle
10:15-10:30: Brief Introductions
10:30-11:30 Private tour of the museum
11:30 to noon: Q&A, discussion and refreshments
Bev York, the museum’s director of education will be our host as we tour the musuem housed in the former headquarters of the American Thread Company. The facility includes a vast collection of the region’s textile and mill history, an archive and a research library. Through its exhibits, programs and collections the museum preserves and interprets the history of textiles, textile arts and the textile industry with a special focus on the experiences of the workers who powered the mills with their labor.
HISTORY is OUR STORY
Together we care for it, enjoy it and pass it on!
Join the collaboration to conserve the history
of The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor!
All are welcome, but we ask for registrations.
For more information, call 860-774-3300 or email email@example.com to reserve your spot.
Historical Collaborations are sponsored by: Savings Institute Bank & Trust