Meetings and Programs

All programs are jointly held by the Stratham Historical Society with the Wiggin Memorial Library. They are free and they are open to the public unless indicated.

Monday, November 13, 2017
6:30pm Business Meeting followed by
7:00pm Program:
Battle - Through the Eyes of Nurses
Stratham resident Kathleen A. Bower, DNSc, RN, FAAN will trace the accomplishments and challenges of battlefield nursing from Florence Nightingale to the modern day.
Stratham Fire Dept. Community Room
Winnicutt Rd. at Portsmouth Ave.

Monday, January 8, 2018 (Snow Date = 1/15/18)
6:30pm Business Meeting followed by
7:00pm Program:
Booze, Brothels, and Badges
Presented by retired Portsmouth Police Chief Dr. "Lou" Ferland. History of POrtsmouth's crime and justice from the first courts to today's Police Department.
Stratham Fire Dept. Community Room
Winnicutt Rd. at Portsmouth Ave.

Monday, March 12, 2018 (Snow Date = 3/19/18)
6:30pm Business Meeting followed by
7:00pm Program:
Color Me Included
Presented by Reverend Deborah Knowlton. The local pastor and author of Color Me Included shares her research on Seacoast African-Americans in the 1700s including 10 enslaved and free blacks living in Stratham.
Stratham Fire Dept. Community Room
Winnicutt Rd. at Portsmouth Ave.

Sunday, April 8, 2018
1:00pm - 3:00pm Program:
27th Annual Spring Appraisal Day
"The Stratham Antiques Road Show"
Stratham Fire Dept. Community Room
Winnicutt Rd. at Portsmouth Ave.

Monday, May 14, 2018
Annual Meeting & Pot Luck

Potluck supper starting at 6:00pm
Stratham Fire Dept. Community Room