1818 Connecticut State Convention

The Suffield Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, May 16 at 7 p.m. at the Suffield Senior Center. Guest speaker will be State Historian Walter Woodward who will tell the tale of treasonous times, angry politics and the Convention of 1818 that changed Connecticut’s Standing Order.

WWI – On The Home Front

The Suffield Historical Society will meet on Tuesday, April 24 at the Suffield Senior Center at 7:00 p.m. and will host Bill Sullivans’ American Studies class from Suffield Academy. This year, his students have been investigating what life was like on the home front in Suffield 100 years ago during WWI.

WSVIA Tag Sale

The West Suffield Village Improvement Assocation will hold its annual tag sale at Academy Hall (1499 Mountain Road) on Saturday, April 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Donations will be accepted the mornings of April 5 and 6 from 8 a.m. to noon. We are happy to accept any items except clothing.

Ice Harvest

The ice cutting at the Noble & Cooley Mill Pond in Granville will take place, weather permitting, on Saturday, February 3.

Talk on Canal

The Suffield Historical Society will host guest speaker Bob Madison on Wednesday, October 18, 7 p.m. at the Senior Center.

See Suffield History in Postcards

The Suffield Historical Society’s annual picture show will be based on Curator Lester Smith’s extensive collection of Suffield postcards.