Quonochontaug Historical Society
This year’s summer programs will be held via Zoom.
How to participate in our programs:
Click on the Zoom link below about 10 min. before the program.
When you do so, you may be asked to download
and install the Zoom App. in order to log in.
Our first program will be on
Wednesday, July 8th at 7 PM
Quonochontaug Life Saving Station
Presenter: Amanda Keenan - Mystic Seaport
Starting with a forbidden romance and ending the Hurricane of '38, this talk will provide insight into the thrilling rescues and day to day life of the surfmen and keeper that lived in the Quonnie station. This presentation will discuss the history of the heroic life-saving efforts on the Quonnie shore in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Zoom link: Click Here
The Society is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to recording and preserving the history of Quonochontaug Neck in Charlestown, Rhode Island. Please explore this website to learn more about the history of this wonderful area.