Fire in the Grove: The Cocoanut Grove Tragedy
Thursday May 9, 7:00-8:30 pm at the Day House
Read and discuss John Esposito’s Fire in the Grove: The Cocoanut Grove Tragedy and Its Aftermath (2005). We’ll discuss the events that led to this infamous Boston tragedy of 1942, and and see items of this era from the society collection. Reception to follow. This event is free and open to the public. Please rsvp via this form to let us know you are coming. We want to make sure we set out enough chairs and bake enough coconut cookies for you all!
The Day House is located at 93 Day Street.
New England history books previously read by our book group: