May 30, 2024
  • Tour of Sawtelle Reading Room

    May 30, 2024 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    The first-floor Sawtelle Reading Room in the 1805 building is open for tours. Donations accepted.

  • CURRENT EVENTS LECTURE SERIES: 50 Years after the defeat of the Proposed Onassis Oil Refinery

    May 30, 2024 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Portsmouth Athenaeum, 9 Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA

    The Current Events Lecture Series features a conversation with Proprietor Dudley Dudley and Ashleigh Tucker, Associate Executive Director of the Music Hall, celebrating 50 years since the defeat of the Onassis oil refinery proposed for Durham. 

    Program begins at 5:30 pm in the Shaw Research Library of the Portsmouth Athenaeum at 9 Market Square in Portsmouth, NH. Reservations are required as seating is limited.

    Attendance at programs is free for Athenaeum Proprietors, Subscribers and Friends. Guests and members of the public are welcome to attend the entire series by becoming a Friend of the Athenaeum for as little as $25 per year, payable at the door. Admission to an individual program is $15.