Estate items will be on sale Saturday July 10th, and Saturday October 2nd. Used books will also be on sale in October.
Museum Displays for 2021
Several displays will overlap in time, depending on how much space they take. Phone ahead of your visit to find out what is current.
January – Who has the Right to Vote, featuring memorabilia from Shirley’s Suffragist – Hazel MacKaye
February – Town Weights and Measures
March – Nonacoicus – The part of the town of Shirley that became part of the town of Ayer. Besides viewing the exhibit, you may also watch a videotaped explanation of the history of Nonacoicus and its development.
Saturday May 29th – Reserve a spot to see a presentation about Nonacoicus.
June – Our Civil War Monument and Corporal William Jubb
July – Shirley Photos Fundraiser
August – The Creation of the Appalachian trail by Benton MacKaye
THANK YOU to these local businesses who support the work of the Shirley Historical Society.
Please support them.
Bull Run Restaurant – “Serving the thirsty traveler since 1740” – 215 Great Road, Shirley MA
Fidelity Bank – “Helping you get where you want to be.” – 21 Main St. Shirley, MA
Phoenix Park – “A great place to grow your business” – 2 Shaker Road, Shirley, MA
Shirley Fuel & Gas – “A Third Generation Business” – 1 Munson Ave. Shirley, MA