Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Annual Meeting and Historic Site Marker Dedication Ceremony

Thursday, June 23, 2016


The Maxwell House

 (53 Church Street)
Annual Meeting and Elections--6:00 PM
Historic Site Marker Dedication--6:30 PM
Please join us after the ceremony for a reception at the Maxwell House.
We will be serving a selection of local oysters, wine and refreshments.
Thank you for your support!

Friday, April 29, 2016

A Place Apart: the evolving landscape of Touisset

 Opening May 19, 2016, 5-8 Pm

Show runs May 21 - 22, 2016, 12-3 PM


the former Touisset Post Office

next to the Touisset Community Club

22 Touisset Road

Warren, RI

This exhibit features excerpts from video based oral interviews as well as maps, photographs and artifacts.
The WPS Historic House Marker Program dovetails with this exhibit and markers will be awarded at the opening.
The opening is invitation only and includes our Oral History interview subjects and their families, WPS members and members of the TPCC.

The general public is invited to view the exhibit on Saturday, May 21st and Sunday, May 22nd

from 12 - 3 PM.

New members are always welcome.
Thank you for your support!

Thursday, March 3, 2016

March General Meeting

Our March General Membership Meeting and Historic House Marker Award Ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, March 29th at Fellowship Hall, First United Methodist Church, Church Street.

The evening will begin at 6:00 PM with a potluck supper (desserts and coffee courtesy of WPS). 
Meeting and Historic Marker Presentation will begin at approximately 7 PM.

Our WPS historian, Doug Hinman, will present his research and award historic markers to the following properties:

Child Merchant Carriage House, 1869 (42 Baker Street)
Captain Hail Bowen House, circa 1791 (45 Water Street)
Piano Tuner's Workshop, 1890 (51 Broad Street)
Clarence H. Seymour House, 1906 (20 Maple Street)
Smith Bowen House, circa 1764 (Child Street)

This meeting is open to all WPS members.  New members are always welcome.

Thank you for your support and participation!