an illustrated talk by Marilyn Polito

Take a multimedia tour of Worcester theatres during the heyday of the palace theatre phenomenon of the last century.  Explore Worcester’s movie theatre history and architecture – and have all the fun of a Matinee at the Movies.  Share memories of your own Movie Palace Days in Worcester.

Members – Free

Non-Members – $5 (tickets available at the door)

Snow Date – March 21, 2019 

Worcester’s Oread Institute an illustrated talk by Jan Parent

Picturesque Oread Castle once stood overlooking Main Street – where Castle Park is today. Learn about this long-vanished building, about one of the country’s earliest institutions of higher learning for women, and about its founder and headmaster, Eli Thayer, previously headmaster of Worcester Academy.

Snow Date – January 24th 5:30-6:30pm

Members – Free

Non-Members – $5 (tickets available at the door)