Coming Events

Destination Watertown: The Armenians of Hood Rubber

Sunday, April 7, 2019, 2pm
Assembly Room, Belmont Memorial Library
Roger Hagopian, Local Historian & Filmmaker, will screen his film on The Hood Rubber Plant, founded in East Watertown in the 1890s, in the area behind the Watertown Mall. It employed hundreds immigrants, especially Armenians, from the neighborhood. BF Goodrich acquired the company in 1929, and it closed in 1969.
A Q&A will follow the screening, and refreshments will be provided. This is a free event.

Annual Meeting and Historical Plaque Awards

Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 7pm
Assembly Room, Belmont Memorial Library
We will our “Annual Meeting”, which will include presentation of the 2019 Historical house plaques.