Upcoming Museum Lectures

Wednesday Evening Lecture on October 18 at 7:30 pm

The Great Marsh & Climate Change

Explore the Great Marsh’s past as valuable real estate for farming salt hay, its unique success over much of the past century in dodging the nation’s swamp-filling mania, and its uncertain future as sea-level rise accelerates.

Speakers: Doug Stewart

Doug Stewart is a freelance writer in Ipswich who has written more than 60 feature articles for the Smithsonian Magazine. His stories have also appeared in Time, Art & Antiques, Muse and American Heritage.

Free for museum members; $10 for non-members. Held in the Heard House of the Ipswich Museum.