Upcoming Events

All events are 1:00-3:00 at the Springfield Historical Society or next door at the Meetinghouse unless otherwise noted.

The Museum is open every Saturday and Sunday from 1:00-3:00 PM through Labor Day.

2024 Event Calendar

The Museum is open every Saturday and Sunday from 1:00-3:00 PM through Labor Day.

Saturday, April 13 5:00, Springfield Meeting House

Celebrating Springfield’s Heritage: Memories Round the Cracker Barrel, Potluck and Special HS Meeting, 

Join in Springfield’s traditional potluck supper while hearing stories of living in this special town.  The gathering will start at 5:00 with short special meeting to approve recommended amendments to the Historical Society’s Constitution and Bylaws and approve new Board members.  

Saturday, April 27 3:00, Kidder Brook, Twin Lake Villa

Celebrating Tradition:  6th Annual Rubber Ducky Race 

Purchase your rubber ducky at the Town Office ($5 a ticket) and then come cheer your duck on as 250 duckies bounce down the stream to the finish line and cash prizes!  

Saturday, May 25 1:00, Historical Society Museum

 Celebrating Springfield’s Graduates, Museum’s Opening Day, Scholarship Awards and Waffles, 

Come out to congratulate Springfield’s high school graduates as the Historical Society awards scholarships!  Discover the Museum’s new acquisitions and enjoy fresh waffles with all the toppings!

About Our Events

Almost every Saturday from Memorial Day to Labor Day the museum is full of activity. 

Traditional annual events include:

  • ~ Rubber Duckie race with 200 duckies bouncing down the Twin Lake Village stream
  • ~ Ramble Round the Lake 5K Race
  • ~ Pulled pork and Sip-a-soup Luncheons
  • ~ Bake sales with themes like “Good-bye Black Flies” and “Maple and Apple delights”

Our past events have featured:

  • ~ Revolutionary War Encampment and Muster by the First New Hampshire Regiment
  • ~ Lamb Petting and Sheep raising demonstration
  • ~ Genealogy workshop
  • ~ Maple Syrup making
  • ~ Apple Cider making 
  • ~ Agricultural events such as pine timber harvesting