The Monroe Historical Society hosts a variety of events during the course of the year.
Below is a listing of our upcoming events.

The Legend of Hannah Cranna and Other “Not So Spooky” Stories.

Monday, October 29th
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library
4:30 PM

In the late 1700’s / early 1800’s  Monroe had about 1,000 residents, perhaps none so infamous though, as Hannah Cranna. Come hear the legend of the “witch” of old Monroe, along with a collection of other Halloween stories. Costumes optional.
Stories are suitable for all ages. An Adult must accompany children.

No Fee
Register at the EWML website

Monroe Historical Society
Annual Meeting and Elections.

November 4, 2018

Program after the meeting:

Introduction to Genealogy

Speaker: John Brennon
Member of the Ct. Society of Genealogist Thirty-five years of research
Co-sponsors –Monroe Historical Society and  Edith Wheeler Library

Photo from a previous sale

Monroe Historical Society Christmas Fair  

Friday 11/23/2018, Saturday 11/24/2018 and
Friday 11/30/2018, Saturday 12/1/2018



The society (est. 1959) is a volunteer-driven 501c3 nonprofit. Donations are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law. Printed receipts, listing items, are distributed to donors.