Rare, Vintage Photographs of Westborough Presented by Phil Kittredge

Rare, Vintage Photographs of Westborough Presented by Phil Kittredge

A Stroll into Yesteryear: On Monday, November 26, 2018, the Westborough Historical Society hosted a viewing of vintage photographs of Westborough in the 19th century. Developed from rare glass negatives, these scenes of old shops, schools, churches, and businesses bring alive the good old days with commentary by historian and former fire captain Phil Kittredge. […]

Bob Brown Sits Down with a Former Lyman School Student

Bob Brown Sits Down with a Former Lyman School Student

Westborough TV is pleased to share with the public this video that offers the community a unique opportunity to hear directly from a former student at The Lyman School for Boys. Reverend Bob Brown, former Protestant Chaplain (1959-1970) and administrator (1970-1972) of The Lyman School for Boys, recently sat down with a former student of […]

Ariel Hoover Presents: Climate Change, the Economy & National Security

Ariel Hoover Presents: Climate Change, the Economy & National Security

Thursday, November 15, 2018, at 7 PM What are the impacts of “climate change”, and what can you do about it? This presentation and interactive discussion will help answer these questions. Ariel Hoover is an educator and environmentalist and former resident of Westborough. Recently retired as an instructor at Tufts University she was trained by […]

Join us Sunday! Architectural Walking Tour of Westborough Visits a Mid-19th Century Neighborhood

Join us Sunday! Architectural Walking Tour of Westborough Visits a Mid-19th Century Neighborhood

On this tour: The Rise of Middle-Class America: Early Industrial Period. Meet on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at 1pm on the steps of the Westborough Public Library (55 West Main St.) to begin the next architectural walking tour of downtown Westborough. The tour is guided by Christopher Noonan, historic preservationist and historic real estate specialist and […]

Sunday 5/6! From Head to Toe: Westborough’s Early Mercantile Period

Sunday 5/6! From Head to Toe: Westborough’s Early Mercantile Period

Christopher Noonan and Luanne Crosby continue their popular architecture tours of historic Westborough with this first tour of 2018, starting at 1:00 PM on Sunday, May 6, 2018 on the steps of the Westborough Public Library on 55 West Main Street. Walk the 18th and 19th century residential neighborhoods where early “cottage” industries, from shoes to blacksmithing, […]

Historical Film on Lyman School For Boys

Historical Film on Lyman School For Boys

Over 200 people gathered on Monday, March 26, 2018 in the WHS auditorium for the world premiere of the newly discovered film about the Lyman School for Boys! Watch the film online here. Reverend Bob Brown, the former Lyman School chaplain and administrator from 1959 until the school’s closing in 1971, introduced the film, talked about the purpose of […]