Event Calendar

April 13, 2021 • Zoom

The Merrimack River is a site of many firsts. The birthplace of the Coast Guard in Newburyport. The harnessing of hydropower meant that Lowell (circa 1823) and Lawrence (circa 1845) became the largest makers of textiles in the country.

April 22, 2021 • Zoom

Join us for a morning of virtual networking & regional engagement.

The agenda will include updates on Essex Heritage initiatives, announcing the partnership grants, and more.

April 30, 2021 • Zoom

Researching your family history can be daunting, especially if you don't know where to look.

May 25, 2021 • Zoom

The coastal waters of Essex County from Nahant Bay to Cape Ann are dotted with more than 50 islands ranging in size from small rocky “skerries” which are nearly submerged at high tide to the well-wooded 83 acre Great Misery Island.

June 5, 2021 • Essex Heritage

The Acknowledgement and Recognition of Native Peoples Past and Present

Virtual Meeting, Saturday, June 5, 2021
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

August 17, 2021 • Zoom

According to his diary, Reverend William Bentley seemed to be everywhere. During this virtual presentation, Mr.