Cary Square Day of History

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Cary Square Day of History

May 5 @ 10:00 am 6:00 pm

We are thrilled to announce that Temple Emmanuel is holding an Open House on May 5th to celebrate Chelsea’s 400th Year. We are partnering with Governor Cary-Bellingham House and the Chelsea Chamber of Commerce to offer a full day of events in Cary Square – Chelsea is looking good for 400 years!

Please reach out to  Herb Selesnick at or 978-273-5115 if you would like to contribute artifacts to display and/or if you would like to volunteer the day of the event.

10:00am – 11:00am
Walking Tour of Cary Square
Guided by Lee Farrington
Meet on the steps of Temple Emmanuel

11:00am – 2:00pm
Governor Bellingham – Cary House Open House
34 Parker Street
Presentations Noon – 1:00 pm

2:00pm – 6:00pm
Temple Emmanuel Open House
60 Tudor Street
Grand Opening of the Jewish Chelsea Museum! Remarks at 2:15
Storytelling: Life in Jewish Chelsea 3:30 – 4:15 pm
Clips from the film: Chelsea, The Jewish Years 4:15 – 4:45 pm

2:00pm – 6:00pm
Chelsea Chamber of Commerce Presents:
Marketplace and Family Activities
Temple Courtyard