Sanctuary Books 3 Wexford St, Needham Heights, MA02494 After first opening a store at the South Shore Plaza, Sanctuary Books, a Christian books shop, opened its new…More headquarters in Needham in 2005, just off Route 95 near Staples and Petco. The store also has locations in Mattapan and Stoughton. The company is affiliated with the Jubilee Christian Church, a Boston-based religious group. The bookstore sells, in addition to bibles and other religious texts, DVDs, music and various gifts.
The Needham Historical Society presents many historical lectures and workshops throughout the year. The Society also…More plans events like the annual Pansy Day Festival in April, and a Chocolate Creations and Champagne outing in February.
Established in 1915, the Historical Society houses everything from Native American artifacts and historic flags to genealogical documents, town reports and more than 5,000 photos. The Web site also features several online exhibits and feature articles. Visitors will also find gift items and books for sale.
Meetings are typically held at the Upper Falls Schoolhouse on Central Avenue.