History of the Monastery

Tuesday March 22, 2011    /    6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM

Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552, x 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org
David Balfour, a Cumberland resident, co-author of Cumberland by the Blackstone, and a local historian, will show slides and recount the history of the Our Lady of the Valley Monastery.
Cistercian monks lived there from 1900 until the devastating fire of March 21, 1950. The Cumberland Public Library is now located on the site.

Registration assures you a seat: (401) 333-2552, x 2.

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