Unless otherwise noted, all events are free and open to the public. Reservations are requested, since space is limited. Call (603)431-2538 for reservations.

September TBA
Book signing for Steven Grasse's new book "Colonial Spirit." Steven Grasse is a former advertising man that opened his own advertising agency in Philadelphia, PA almost 15 years ago. Last year in May 2015, he opened his distillery in Tamworth, NH and has been producing thoughtful, locally focused spirits ever since.


October 7, 2016, Friday
Art About Town, 5:00 p.m. in the Randall Gallery




October TBA
A social reception for the Nathaniel Adams Society, the Athenaeum's planned giving circle.





October 18, Tuesday
Jeff Hopper will give a lecture in partnership with the Piscataqua Decorative Arts Society on John Mead Howells, the celebrated architect and aughor of The Architectural Heritage of the Piscataqua. 5:30 in the Research Library.




October 19, Wednesday
Barbara Moore, Museum conservation consultant, presents "Preserving Family Heirlooms. 7 p.m. in the Research Library. Free to Athenaeum Members, $10 general admission. Sponsored by UBS Financial Services


October 23, Sunday
Historic Portsmouth Chamber Music Series presents The Abitare Piano Trio (piano, violin, cello) at St. John's Episcopal Church in Portsmouth at 3:00 p.m.  $20 suggested donation; $75 series subscription; series Patron seating $250 per person/$500 per couple.

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