North Smithfield Heritage Association hosts ‘Christmas at the School House’
NORTH SMITHFIELD – “Christmas at the Little Red School House,” hosted by the North Smithfield Heritage Association will be held Thursday December 7th from 6 pm - 8 pm and Saturday, December 9th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Open House at the School house located at 190 School Street, in the Town’s village of Forestdale, will feature a selection of the Asso- ciation’s annual Christmas ornaments and other items honoring historical times during the active life of the School house (from 1877 through to 1974) and significant landmarks in the village of Forestdale and throughout the Town.
Amoung the ornaments available for the public are this year’s issue of the Little Red Schoolhouse, celebrating its 140 Anniversary year. Also available are the NSHA’s throw depicting more than 13 local buildings in Town (available in red, green or blue); the “Images of America- North Smithfield” book featuring 128 pages of historical homes and events in North Smithfield from 1650 to the present; commemorative tiles featuring various town scenes, symbols and monuments and much more. White elephant items will also be available.