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  • Plein Air in Historic Kenilworth

    Posted on September 11, 2017 by khs in events, home page announcement, news.

    The North Shore Art League and The Kenilworth Historical Society are pleased to announce  Plein Air in Historic Kenilworth You are invited to participate in our first plein air collaboration! On Saturday, September 16, we will be hosting a plein air painting event in the Village of Kenilworth. The beautiful buildings and streets of the Village […]

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  • How Can I Help You: Business and Commerce in Kenilworth

    Posted on August 14, 2017 by khs in exhibits, home page announcement, news.

    Business and commerce are not usually associated with Kenilworth even though the village was founded as a business venture. In 1889 Joseph Sears, following the purchase of 208.6 acres for $135,000, founded the Kenilworth Company. A brochure from 1890 advertised Kenilworth as “The Model Suburban Home.” The promotion of Kenilworth’s healthy environment and good schools […]

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  • Spring Newsletter

    Posted on June 5, 2017 by khs in home page announcement, news.

    Take a look at our Spring Newsletter! Read about recent exhibits, donations, and other happenings at the historical society.

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  • Share your collection!

    Posted on April 24, 2017 by khs in exhibits, home page announcement, news.

    The Kenilworth Historical Society is opening up the lobby display case for public exhibits. If you have a personal collection you would like to share with the community please let us know. Create a display with your antique toy, rock, and mineral, baseball card, or any other collection you may have. Collectors of every age […]

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