Old Bridgewater Historical Society was organized on April 19, 1894, and incorporated July 18, 1895.  As a public non-profit, the Society began its incorporation with a Constitution and a set of By-Laws.  On January 21st, 2017, the Constitution was merged into the By-Laws creating only one document known as the By-Laws.  The By-Laws were also extensively updated to reflect the modern needs of the Society.  The revisions made on this date are reflected below.


The By-Laws of the Old Bridgewater Historical Society are as follows:

Article 1 - NAME

The name by which the corporation shall be known is THE OLD BRIDGEWATER HISTORICAL SOCIETY, hereinafter referred to as the Society.

Article 2 - VISION AND MISSION STATEMENT

Article 3 - MEMBERSHIP AND DUES

Article 4 - BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Article 5 - DUTIES OF THE OFFICERS AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Article 6 - MEETINGS

Article 7 - COMMITTEES

Article 8 - FINANCES

Article 9 - AMENDMENT OF BYLAWS

Article 10 - DISPOSAL OF ASSETS

Article 11 - DISSOLUTION OF SOCIETY

Article 12 - ORDER OF PROCEEDINGS AT MEETINGS