Next Up:

Due to COVID-19, our Speaker Series is currently on hold. We hope to start up again soon.  Check back here for updates!

When: Second Sunday of the Month, 1:10pm

Who: Local Historians

What: 60-90 minute presentations on a wide range of historical topics from the Revolutionary War to Franklin-born major league baseball player, Eddie Grant

Where: First floor of the Franklin Historical Museum

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Second Sunday Speaker Series 2020

Every year the Franklin Historical Museum plays host to a series of twelve speakers. The Franklin Historical Commission, in partnership with the Friends of the Franklin Historical Museum, is proud to announce the Second Sunday Speaker Series for 2020.

January/

President Taft and his visit to Franklin

Alan Earls

February/

Russia's Influence in the American Revolution

Chris Woolf

March/

You can make it! Just teach yourself

Phil Grove

April/

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Closed in observance of Easter Sunday

May/

Franklin History

Jim Johnston

June/

Land Deeds and Norfolk Land Owners

Register O'Donnell

July/

Native Americans

Benjamin Roine

August/

CPA Presentation

September/

Byzantine and Russian Icons

Dennis Sardella, Ph.D.

October/

From the Mayflower to King Philip's War

Mike Tougias

November/

100th Anniversary of Edward L. Grant

American Legion

December/

Holiday Musical Presentation

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