Home Base: Fairground Days, When Worcester Was a National League City, 1880-1882
History / Heritage - Lecture/Discussion
Thursday, May 25, 2017
7:00 PM-8:00 PM
A Worcester prepares to celebrate "Casey at the Bat" Week from May 28 to June 3, learn more about Worcester's important contributions to the history of American baseball. Lifelong Worcester resident Brian Goslow grew up in the Becker College neighborhood searching for the remnants of the Worcester County Agricultural Fairgrounds and its ghosts. Hell revisit Fairground Days: When Worcester Was a National League City, 1880-1882/" Hear about the early days of our national pastime and how Lee Richmonds perfect game guarantees that Worcester will always have a place in the sports history.
Sponsored by: A partnership project of Worcester Historical Museum, the Worcester Bravehearts and the City of Worcester
Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School
Last Modified: May 1, 2017 at 4:14 PM