Explore America’s birth as a global economic power in the 19th century through the prism of one family’s inspiring stories of adventure, innovation, entrepreneurial spirit and civic leadership. Long considered the jewel of Milton, this majestic Greek revival mansion was built in 1833 and contains the treasures of four generations of the Forbes family including China trade heirlooms and Abraham Lincoln memorabilia. Historic Preservation work has recently been completed. The museum is open to the public for tours at 11am and 2pm on Thursdays and Saturdays.
The Quincy Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting is a networking event featuring a trade show with 80+ member businesses. This is an opportunity to connect with the fellow businesses and community leaders and to network with potential clients and industry peers. The keynote speaker is Rob Hale, Co-founder and President of Granite Telecommunications, LLC, a communications company headquartered in Quincy, Massachusetts. Founded in 2002, Granite now has over 1.5 million business telephone lines under management, annual revenues exceeding $1.2 billion and employs over 1700 teammates.
Unleash your creative side! You and your friends can gather in the beautiful gallery space of Milton Art Center to paint, sip, socialize and be inspired under the direction of one of our local artists!Join us for Paint Night on the second Thursday of each month. No painting experience is necessary. You will be in a fun-filled environment and will create your own masterpiece that you can take home and proudly display! Online registration only, no tickets will be sold at the door. (48 hour cancellation policy. No refund, can attend next session only.)
Bob Begin, who has previously presented programs on the USS Quincy, John Paul Jones, and the Barbary Pirates, will offer a new look at history’s most famous case of mutiny. In the late 1700's the Royal Navy was essential to Britain’s emergence as a great power. Its fleets roamed the world in search of territory, knowledge and commerce.