The Pilgrims in the Netherlands

The Pilgrims in the Netherlands


Sun, Nov 14, 2021    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage State Historic Sites
71 Somerset Street, Somerville, Somerset, 08876

Event Type

For the 400th anniversary of the “First Thanksgiving” explore the Dutch world of the Pilgrims before the Mayflower. Author J. L. Rose discusses her novel and research on the Pilgrims in the Netherlands, foodways historian Susan McLellan Plaisted demonstrates seventeenth-century Dutch sausage making, and a walk through the Wallace House considers the long history of giving thanks in America.