Calendar of Upcoming Programs and Events
Saturday, December 2, 2017 | 4 - 6 pm
End-of-Year Celebration at Historic Northampton
Historic Northampton invites you to celebrate our accomplishments of 2017.
Join others who love Northampton's history, enjoy delicious refreshments, hear our latest news and look behind-the-scenes at our new state-of-the-art collections storage facility.
Sunday, December 3, 2017 | 2 pm
Belchertown State School:
Pictures and Words from Behind the Bars
by Ed Orzechowski
“You’ll like it here.” — Donald Vitkus, Belchertown Patient #3394” exposes the de-humanizing environment of Belchertown State School where six-year-old Donald Vitkus was committed in 1949. n a series of interviews over eight years, Donald related his story to author Ed Orzechowski. Ed will explain how his book came about, and present a slide show about the Belchertown State School.