Emails have been sent out periodically to our membership. Here are some tidbits of history that we shared in them.
Some of Chesterfield's first hand experiences about attending
a rural Grammer School
(From 19 to 3 to 1)
A 7th Grader's reaction to moving from the local West Chesterfield School to the new consolidated
Chesterfield Center School
Singings schools (1721 - 1810) were a New England phenomenon which spread into the South and West.
Chesterfield was no exception to the trend.
A Heroic Story about the Calendar
Why is Chesterfield named after the
4th Earl of Chesterfield?
Why does it concern the Calendar?
A poem By Winifred Watts Cray
This outlines the traditional events at the
Annual Town Meeting
A little bit of the history about this important NH season and how times have changed in the production of Maple Syrup.
Also known as Ice Cutting, this tidbit explains the old method of harvesting ice.