Upcoming Events

Business Meetings

Second Thursday of each month except December at 10:00 am.  Business meetings are open to the public.

Work Days

 Work days are normally scheduled every Thursday from May to November.  

Events for this year! 

George Washington Art Contest

The Museum was open February 18, 2018, for viewing and judging of the art work of the 27 finalists from the 3rd, 4th and 5th grades of the Washington Elementary School.  Three winners were selected based on their artistic work and awarded a Barnes and Noble gift card on February 20 at the Museum.  All 27 finalists were treated to a pizza lunch followed by a tour of the Museum.  The Historical Society has held this event for nine years.  The idea for the event was the suggestion of one of our members, Ron Gordon.  The funds used to sponsor the event come from our memorial fund originally created in memory of Virginia Bond, a long time member of the Society and resident of this community.


George Washington Display at Graubner Library

A George Washington display was presented  at the Graubner Library for the month of May.  Items were from the recently donated collection of Diane Shear and were placed in two large cabinets for viewing. 


Super Sunday 2018

Super Sunday 2018 was held on June 3, 2018, from 10 AM to 4 PM.    Art, craft, antique and miscellaneous items were for sale.  Museum was open for tours and a “Silent Auction” pwas held.  Information:  248-652-2458.  More information is presented in our current newsletter which is linked from our Home page.


Christmas in July


A Christmas in July Sale is planned for our Sundays opening in July.  The dates would be July 15 and 29.  We will have bears and dolls for sale.


August Book Sale


The Sundays, August 12 and 26, will be devoted to a used book sale at the Museum.


September


Our event for September will be our annual appraisal day at the Museum.   September 9 is the date, 12 N to 4 PM, and additional information will be provided once finalized.


October


The Public Spirit Gallery is scheduled for October 7, 2018, from 2 PM to 4 PM.


December


Our annual Christmas Potluck Dinner is scheduled for December 6, 2018, at the Museum.  Save the date.





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