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Speaker Series: From Turnpike to Ted Williams: the History of Route 9 in Natick on Wednesday at 7:30


Speaker Series 
From Turnpike to Ted Williams: The history of Route 9 in Natick

Terri Evans

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

7:30 P.M.  Talk








Route 9 Natick
We think of Route 9 today as a regional shopping mecca, but its history as a highway and business enterprise goes back more than 200 years. In this presentation, local historian Terri Evans shares stories of Route 9’s role in Natick history, from the location of the town’s first post offices and the brief life of its only airport to the rise of retail following the Second World War.
Carling Brewery
Natick residentTerri Evans serves on the town’s planning board and the board of the Natick Historical Society, through which she gives walking tours of South Natick. She shares stories of Boston’s architectural history as a guide with Boston By Foot, and is a long-standing volunteer with the Friends of the Morse Institute Library.





Please click on the “Register Now” button (preferred), or e-mail events@wellesleyneighbors.org, or call 781-283-0417, Ext. 2.
You will receive a Zoom invitation when you register, on the day before the event and the day of the event. 



When:
Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 7:30 PM
Where:
Zoom

Additional Info:
Contact(s):
Joyce Wadlington
Category:
Speaker Series
Registration is recommended
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Registration cancellations will be accepted
No Fee
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Wellesley Neighbors, 888 Worcester Street, Suite 260 Wellesley, MA 02482   (781) 283-0417  director@wellesleyneighbors.org