On Tuesday evening, November 12 at 7:00 pm, author Paul Hensler will speak at the Keeney Memorial Cultural Center (200 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT 06109) about his biography of broadcasting legend Bob Steele. The book, Bob Steele on the Radio: The Life of Connecticut’s Beloved Broadcaster, will be available for purchase to attendees at a discounted price. Paul Hensler is a member of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) and the Phi Alpha Theta National History Honor Society. The author of several essays on baseball published by SABR, he has also lectured about baseball in the 1960s. He lives in Ellington, Connecticut. Admission is $5.00 to the general public. The event is free for Wethersfield Historical Society members.
Welcome to Wethersfield Historical Society’s homepage of events! Wethersfield Historical Society (WHS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit, membership-supported organization. Founded in 1932, the Society has strived to “preserve and promote Wethersfield’s history and culture to inspire people today and tomorrow” through the present day. Below is a selection of our upcoming events, an exciting way to connect with local history!