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Current Schedule

Current Public Schedule

Meeting interesting people and telling them stories of our state’s past is one of Walter Woodward’s favorite duties as State Historian! If you’d like to attend one of Walt’s upcoming talks, please view the Public Schedule below.

Interested in scheduling a talk or a combined talk and musical performance for your organization? Click here for information on how to request a lecture from the State Historian or a presentation from the Band of Steady Habits.

Please note: This schedule does not reflect all of the State Historian’s obligation, so please confirm schedule availability directly with the Office of the State Historian.

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  • Monday May 21 7:00 am  Shoreline Social Studies Association Awards

Valley Regional High School Deep River


  • Wednesday June 6 7:30pm Wintonbury Historical Society Annual Meeting 

Talk with live music – “Handed Down in Song: New England History and Culture” Sacred Heart Church 26 Wintonbury Ave., Bloomfield, CT 06002


  • Monday September 9 5:30pm Webb Deane Stevens House, Wethersfield

Rediscovering the Pequot War in Wethersfield








  • Saturday, March 10, 2018 (with The Band of Steady Habits)
    Historical Music Set for Connecticut History Day participants
    Torrington High School, 50 Major Besse Dr, Torrington, CT
    For more information about Connecticut History Day, click here.





Suffield Historical Society, Suffield Senior Center 7pm