A recent event at the Norwich Vermont Grange
Created in partnership with the Middle Branch Grange in East Bethel and Riverside Grange in West Topsham, Rooted explores the social, economic, political, and agricultural impacts the National Grange has had on Vermont’s rural communities over the past 150 years.
The documentary, co-produced by Historic New England and the Vermont Folklife Center, weaves archival images and oral histories with footage of modern-day Grange events to paint a comprehensive picture of the organization and the New Englanders it supports.
Event details were:
March 19, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. and was held at:
The Norwich Grange Hall
344 Main Street
Norwich Historical Society will have had a pop-up exhibit of photographs and other Norwich Grange materials from the collection. Those that attended enjoyed the exhibit and learned about the impact the Norwich Grange has had on our town.
Bob Parker addressing the crowd
It was a well attended event
Sarah Rooker speaks to the group
One of the guest speakers. Charlotte Barrett, former Upper Valley resident and producer of the film.
And some side bar chatter
Checking it all out
Must be on a break
And some one on one in the kitchen
And one more as the Library and Historical come together
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