Saturday July 14, The Marigold Tea Room – 11 am to 4 pm, in our meeting room
A popular annual event, we will recreate the spirit of the Marigold Tea Room during Norway’s Music & Arts Festival. We will be serving homemade pie, ice cream and iced tea. Come cool off, rest your feet and choose from a large variety of pie. This is an important fundraiser and we always sell out, so come in early!
Tuesday July 31, 7 pm at the Norway Memorial Library
“A Visual History of Maine through Postcards”
Presented by Elizabeth Bischof, with an exhibit of historic postcards from the society’s collection.
Tuesday August 21, 7 pm in our meeting room
“Reflections of a Great Small Town Childhood”
Join Ben Tucker and others as they remember what life was like in Norway in the 1950s and 1960s.
Tuesday September 18, 7 pm in our meeting room
“Battlefield Life in the Civil War”
Presented by Peter Hammond, using artifacts from our collection.
Saturday October 13, 4 tours with times to be announced
Presented in collaboration with the First Universalist Church of Norway, the fourth annual Norway History Trolley Tour will cover the history of the six historic church buildings in Norway Village. Tickets for the hour-long tour are $10 and will go on sale in September.
2017 Norway History Trolley Tour
Our third annual Norway History Trolley Tour was a great success. All four tours were sold out. Thank you to all who rode the trolley and thank you to our partner in this fun venture, the First Universalist Church of Norway. Special gratitude to all our terrific sponsors: Premier Sponsor – Norway Savings Bank; Event Sponsor – Mingle Analytics; Trolley Patrons – Books-N-Things, Cafe Nomad, Chandler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Cudmore Curbscapes, Norway Brewing Company, & Oxford Federal Credit Union; and Trolley Friends – Ari’s Pizza and Subs, Austin Associates, P.A., Bearfoot Realty, Buy The Fire; Chalmers Insurance Group, The Dragon’s Lair, Everett Propane, Lost Corner Land Surveying, Ordway Grove Farm, Paris Farmers Union, and Rainbow Federal Credit Union. We’ll see you all in 2018.