Tag Archives: Prospect Historical Society

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Society, Region 16 working to preserve history

PROSPECT — Before the final school bells ring at Algonquin and Community schools, the Prospect Historical Society wants to ensure the history of the schools is preserved for generations to…

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Spreading historical holiday cheer

PROSPECT — Members of the Prospect Historical Society are putting a historical twist on decking the halls. For three hours every Thursday since Nov. 1, they have been hanging ornaments,…

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A stitch in time

PROSPECT — The Prospect Historical Society hopes to tell the tale of the town through its clothing. The society is hosting a Victorian tea and fashion show on Oct. 19…

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Society offering scholarship

PROSPECT — The Prospect Historical Society is accepting applications for the Nellie and Ruth Cowdell Scholarship. The scholarship is $1,000. Applicants must be Prospect residents, and graduating seniors who will…

Program to commemorate battle’s anniversary

PROSPECT — The Prospect Historical Society on Sunday will commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Chancellorsville. It will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Prospect…

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Historical society holding open house

PROSPECT — The Prospect Historical Society is hosting its Annual Holiday Open House this weekend. The open house will be held Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at…

Prospect Historical Society offering scholarship

PROSPECT — The Prospect Historical Society is accepting applications for the Nellie and Ruth Cowdell Scholarship. The scholarship is for $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must be Prospect residents, and graduating seniors…

The Prospect Historical Society Scholarship Committee awards Matthew Costa with the Nellie and Ruth Cowdell Scholarship. From left, Tom Jokubaitis, committee Chair Beth Whelan, John Guevin, Matthew Costa, Historical Society President Nancy Via, and Linda Weingart. CONTRIBUTED

Costa earns scholarship

The Prospect Historical Society awarded Matthew Costa of Prospect the $1,000 Nellie and Ruth Cowdell Scholarship. Costa, a graduate of Woodland Regional High School, will attend Bentley University in Waltham,…