Annual Meeting 2017
President Charles Tarbell called the 113th annual meeting of the Piscataqua Pioneers to order at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at the Elks Lodge, 500 Jones Avenue, Portsmouth, NH. Approximately 50 members and guests were in attendance.
Following the business meeting and the luncheon, Wendy Pirsig, a representative from the Old Berwick Historical Society, gave a presentation on the founding of the Piscataqua Region. Following the meeting, all were invited to visit the exhibition, "Forgotten Frontier", at the Old Berwick Historical Society, Counting House Museum, 2 Liberty Street, South Berwick, ME. At this time, a check for $1,000.00 was presented to her on behalf of our society for their "Forgotten Founders" project.
Our next annual meeting will be held July 28, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at the Elks Lodge in Portsmouth, NH. The guest speaker will be Patricia Q. Wall, author of Lives of Consequence: Blacks in Early Kittery & Berwick in the Massachusetts Province of Maine.
|9:30 – 10:00||Registration with coffee, tea, and muffins|
|10:00 – 11:00||Business Meeting|
|12:00 – 12:45||Buffet Lunch|
|12:45 – 1:45||Guest Speaker - Wendy Pirsig on the founding of the Piscataqua Region.|
|1:45 – 2:15||Installation of New Officers|