Hearthside will be featured on R.I. PBS special

Hearthside will be featured on R.I. PBS special

LINCOLN – The Hearthside House has been selected as one of the sites to be featured in “Treasures Inside the Museum,” a seven-part series on Rhode Island PBS that began airing on Oct. 4.

Hearthside was one of more than a dozen museums throughout southern New England selected for the program, which delves into the museum’s collections and showcasing pieces that often remain hidden away.

The 30-minute episode airs at 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 8. Along with Hearthside and the other sites at the Great Road Heritage Campus, the show will also feature the Babcock Smith House in Westerly. The show will encore the following Saturday at noon and 11 p.m., and Sunday at 7 p.m. Visit ripbs.org.