INCORPORATED JUNE 30, 2005
“To preserve the history of Beverly, using it to educate its citizens and build community.”
Local historians share the stories and experiences of previous generations and life in earlier times is discussed. Comparisons are made with the work, lifestyle, and schooling of another era and those of today. Participants are encouraged to ask questions and share their own stories.
Depending on time and space, common tools, household goods and children's belongings from earlier generations are examined and identified by participants. Further information is gathered by questioning the local historians.
A variety of topics can be covered and geared to any age group; discussions are led by members of the society/community. Topics include: