Programs and Events
Saturday, May 5
7:00 PM at the Depot
Join us for a night in the 18th century underworld with a bawdy singalong and a presentation of The Beggar’s Opera, the first modern comedy musical from 1728! Follow the infamous highwayman Macheath as he tries to dodge his wife’s greedy family and the other ladies he abandoned along the way. Abridged by Diane Taraz, founder of the LHS Colonial Singers.
Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages included in ticket price. Cash bar.
$15 Members, $20 nonmembers.
This is a 21+ event.
Tasty Treats from Near and Far
Saturday, May 12
3:00 to 5:00 PM, at the Depot
Lexington Historical Society and Indian Americans of Lexington collaborate again on a fun family program!
Cooking food brings people together and teaches us about our heritage. We all have favorite traditional recipes, some older than you may think! For our latest program, bring your elementary-school aged children to make and enjoy sweet and savory treats from both Indian and American cultures.
$5/person; $20 maximum per family.
If purchasing a family ticket, please leave a note on the payment page letting us know how many people you will be bringing. Thank you!
Book Group #5
Tuesday, May 15
7:00 PM at the Depot
The last book group of the season will be The General vs the President: MacArthur and Truman at the Brink of Nuclear War By H.W. Brands. The LA Times says, “History offers few antagonists with such dramatic contrasts, and Brands brings these two to life”. Coffee, tea, and desserts will be included.
Free and open to the public!
Members’ Reception: Friday, May 25, 7:00-9:00 PM at the Depot
Public Sale: Saturday, May 26, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM at the Depot
Our fourteenth annual Relinquished Treasures is back—mark your calendars and find yourself a treasure! This is truly a one-of-a-kind sale of antiques, vintage and retro housewares, decorative items, and fashion pieces.
Your donations are needed to make the 2018 sale a success! We are now accepting your gently used small furniture, artwork, silver, china, linens, and housewares. Please call 781-862-1703 to arrange for drop-off at the Depot (13 Depot Square, Lexington).
Saturday sale free and open to the public!