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The Sweetser Lecture Series

2018 Schedule


Jerry Thornton
Author, Sports Commentator and Blogger, Writer for Barstool Sports newspaper, 
and a Stand-up Comic


"From Darkness to Dynasty: The first 40 Years of the New England Patriots"
Wednesday March 28, 2018
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Rick Beyer
Bestselling Author, History Lecturer and an 
Award-winning Documentary Producer


"Rivals Unto Death: Alexander Hamilton 
and Aaron Burr "
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
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Juliette Kayyem

Acclaimed National Security Expert, Bestselling Author, 
Journalist and CNN Security Analyst



"Home Sweet Homeland:  Protecting America 
in an Age of Mayhem"
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
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All lectures at 7:30 PM 

The Savings Bank Theatre
Wakefield High School
60 Farm Street / Wakefield, MA
(handicapped accessible)
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Tickets are now available at
Smith Drug, 390 Main St. Wakefield
Single lecture $10 / Series ticket $25
Patron $40 to $79 / Benefactor $80+

Or...

Mail your request w/ check in a SASE to:
Sweetser Lecture Series
PO Box 1734
Wakefield, MA 01880

Tickets will also be sold at the door

Net proceeds from the 2017 Series benefitted the Mystic Valley Elder Services (Wakefield Residents only), the Wakefield Branch of the Salvation Army Holiday Kettle Fund, and the Wakefield Interfaith Food Pantry.