Programs

 

All of our programs are free and opened to the public (unless otherwise indicated). We hold 6 meetings per year and all are in the greater Boston area. Please join us at a meeting. Why not come to a meeting and bring a piece of Wedgwood or two to discuss with our knowledgeable members?

Wedgwood Society of Boston

2016-17 Meeting & Lecture Schedule

The WSB is happy to announce the schedule of six lectures for the upcoming season. All meetings are free and open to the public.

October 9, 2016  (Sunday)

“Sir William Hamilton, K.B.: Remembered for all the wrong reasons”

Speaker: Michael Smith, Wedgwood Society of Southern California

Location: Springhouse 44 Allandale Street, Jamaica Plain/Boston

Time: 2:00 PM

 

November 20, 2016 (Sunday) 

Visit to warehouse of Historic New England (a storehouse of treasures)

Due to space limitations prior registration is required

Location: Haverhill, MA

 

January 29, 2017 (Sunday) 

“Bits and Pieces” : Could That Be Wedgwood?

Members are requested to bring and discuss their Wedgwood pieces that at first glance would not be identified as produced by Wedgwood.

Location: Springhouse 44 Allandale Street, Jamaica Plain/Boston

Time: 2:00 PM

 

March 5, 2017 (Sunday) 

“Elizabeth Chellis & Friends: Branching Out, and Founding the Wedgwood International Seminar”

Speakers: Jeremy Hagger, Lorraine Horn and Bob Chellis

Location:Springhouse 44 Allandale Street, Jamaica Plain/Boston

Time: 2:00 PM

 

April 9, 2017 (Sunday) 

“Chats on Harry Barnard – a fresh take on the Classics”

Speaker: Anne Forschler-Tarrasch, Curator of Decorative Arts,

Birmingham Museum Of Art, Alabama

Location: Fox Hill Village Auditorium, 10 Longwood Dr. Westwood MA

Time: 2:30 PM

 

May 7, 2017 (Sunday)

“Wedgwood’s Fairyland Lustre”

Speaker: Stuart Slavid, Senior Vice President & Director of Ceramics, Silver and European Decorative Arts,  at Skinner Inc.

Location: Fox Hill Village Auditorium, 10 Longwood Dr. Westwood MA

Time: 2:30 PM