Tour of Sawtelle Reading Room

Portsmouth Athenaeum, 9 Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA

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

Tour of Sawtelle Reading Room

Portsmouth Athenaeum, 9 Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA

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

Franklin Club

Portsmouth Athenaeum, 9 Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA

The Junto, also known as the Leather Apron Club, was a club for mutual improvement established in 1727 by Benjamin Franklin in Philadelphia. The Leather Apron Club's purpose was to debate questions of morals, politics, and natural philosophy, and to exchange knowledge of business affairs. The Athenaeum's newly formed Franklin Club was created with this […]

CANCELED: Franklin Club

Portsmouth Athenaeum, 9 Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA

Due to the Portsmouth Fireworks scheduled on the same day, this month's Franklin Club has been canceled and will resume the following month on August 7, 2024. The Junto, also known as the Leather Apron Club, was a club for mutual improvement established in 1727 by Benjamin Franklin in Philadelphia. The Leather Apron Club's purpose […]

An Evening of Poetry with Tom Carnicelli

The ArtsAthenaeum Performance Committee presents an evening of poetry with Tom Carnicelli, whose latest book of poems is “Looking Outward.” A reception will follow the reading, which will be in the first-floor Sawtelle Reading Room. Seating is limited due to room capacity. Our online registration window has ended. Please call (603) 431-2538 to sign up […]

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