events + programs

Annual Marionette Performance:
Wasabi, A Dragon’s Tale

Saturday, December 10

Bush-Holley House by Candlelight

Sunday, December 11

The Seton Houses: Organizing a Family Biography

Thursday, January 26

Fathers, Mothers, Daughters: A View of Anya Seton’s Family Through Her Novels

Friday, January 27

A Night of Beauty with Designer Mark D. Sikes

Thursday, February 9

Sushi and Sake Workshop

Sunday, February 26

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Reimagining the Campus

The Greenwich Historical Society has announced a visionary plan that will dramatically transform the National Historic Landmark Bush-Holley House campus to expand and provide better access and to enrich education and preservation programs. More >

Capital Campaign Committee Members (left to right): Peter Malkin, Chairman; Suzanne Frank; Barbara MacDonald and Robert Getz

Connecting the Past with the Present: Send Us Your Favorite Words of Wisdom

“The harder you work, the luckier you are.”
“We all make our own lives.”
“This too shall pass.”

At a recent appearance in support of our Fund for Program Enrichment, veteran journalist Lesley Stahl discussed her new book Becoming Grandma and touched on the idea that grandparents can have a profound effect on a child’s values.

The conversation prompted a new project, a compendium of Greenwich “words of wisdom” spearheaded by Board Vice Chairman Jessica Guff. Guff plans to publish the collection within the coming year and is looking for more words of wisdom to add to those collected from guests at the event.

Please email us examples of advice or adages from your grandparents (or other respected elders) that made a lasting impact on the way you look at life, care of Katrina Dorsey.

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Your friends and family will enjoy exclusive benefits including invitations to members only events, exhibition openings and lectures. Contact Membership Manager Suzanne Flinn to have a gift membership sent to everyone on your holiday.

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