Wareham Historical Society to host oyster farming program on Jan. 15

Jan 10, 2018

The Wareham Historical Society will hold a program on the history of oyster farming in Wareham on Jan. 15 at 7 p.m.

Ben Suddard will present on the topic. His great-grandfather started oyster harvesting in the early 1900s. Suddard will talk about how the industry has evolved and the equipment used then and now. He will have a video presentation and equipment on display.

Refreshments will be served after the program.

The event will be held at the Old Methodist Meeting House, 495 Main Street. For more information, call Angela Dunham at 508-295-8578.