Featured Artifact of the Week

Tatting From the Collection Collection of 1.5″diameter tatted circles, as well as smaller tatted pieces. The thread is an ivory-colored cotton. They were made by Lillian Belle “Lillie” Atwood (1856-1940)

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9/11 Candlelight Remembrances, 20th Anniversary, September 11, 2021

The Westford Historical Society, in partnership with Westford Remembers, hosted a Candlelight Remembrance of the events of 9-11. The Remembrance was held on the town common on Saturday, September 11,

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A Self Guided ARTIST TOUR of the David P. Christiana SCULPTURES in Westford Center

Welcome to the Westford Historical Society’s self-guided 45-minute Artist Tour of the David P. Christiana’s Sculptures in Westford Center. Start your tour at the Westford Museum (2 Boston Rd.), Follow

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Hall and McLaughlin – History of North Westford (Part 1&2)

Westford Town historians, Geoff Hall and Rich McLaughlin, bring their knowledge and research of North Westford for an extraordinary presentation They will share highlights of North Westford’s history from the

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, October 22, 1921

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. Arthur G. Hildreth is teaching this year at the Technical high school, Newton. It is at this

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Notable of the Month-Lloyd G. Blanchard (1917-2011) Part one

Towns and cities often name schools and municipal buildings after prominent citizens who had a positive impact on their communities.  However, as time goes by the names on these buildings

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, October 15, 1921

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. When the records of the library books at the academy were checked up last June three books

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Upcoming Events

New Exhibit-The Works of Local Artist, Bill Millet

New Exhibit-The Works of Local Artist, Bill Millet

Sunday, October 24, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

William Atwood Millett (1922-2007), born in Brockton, MA, was the last of the family to live in Westford. He was the son of Grace (Atwood) and Nathan Walton Millett. Bill ...   Read more

 

Westford Historical Society Annual Meeting

Westford Historical Society Annual Meeting

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

Special Premier of "Traveling down Rt. 110 with Geoff and Bob, 10 years later Face masks Required  Read more

 

New Exhibit-The Works of Local Artist, Bill Millet

New Exhibit-The Works of Local Artist, Bill Millet

Sunday, October 31, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

William Atwood Millett (1922-2007), born in Brockton, MA, was the last of the family to live in Westford. He was the son of Grace (Atwood) and Nathan Walton Millett. Bill ...   Read more

 

David Brody's New Book "Romerica" Discussion & Book Signing

David Brody's New Book "Romerica" Discussion & Book Signing

Sunday, December 5, 2021 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

“Scores of Roman-era coins, artifacts and fortifications have been found across New England and the Ohio River Valley. They didn’t just swim across the Atlantic on their own, of course. ...   Read more