WASHINGTON, Connecticut – The Gunn Historical Museum will present the Zoom guest lecture “Lake Waramaug and the Generations of People Who Made It Their Own” with Christine Adams on April 18 at 6:30 p.m. The Lake Waramaug Association and the Lake Waramaug Working Group are conference sponsors. Registration is requiredRead More →

Redemption Rock Brewing Co. and the Worcester Historical Museum are joining forces to celebrate the town’s 300th anniversary and other significant events this year. The brewery and museum announced on Monday that they are collaborating on three special-edition beers they will release on historic dates throughout the year. The firstRead More →

The Wheaton Park District recently received a $750,000 grant from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources to pursue a project to stabilize the masonry and rebuild the gutters of the DuPage County Historical Museum building. The historic 1891 building, located at 102 E. Wesley St. in Wheaton, originally housed theRead More →

The Tulare County Museum has earned the Certified Autism Center™ (CAC) designation, awarded by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards The Tulare County Museum has earned the Certified Autism Center™ (CAC) designation, awarded by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES). CAC certification demonstratesRead More →

Aspects and relics of the Greek War of Independence bring the most historic moments of modern Greece “to life” before the eyes of its visitors. The National Historical Museum, indissolubly linked to the modern course of the country, was organized by the Historical and Ethnological Society of Greece on MarchRead More →

Join Linda Ostrand and Orange County Historical Museum for a cooking demonstration on Thursday, February 24, from 7-8 p.m. EST. A trained historical interpreter, chef Linda Ostrand will demonstrate 17th-century open-hearth cooking with recipes that use ingredients available during the winter months. This program will take place virtually. Ostrand wasRead More →

By The Staff of The Chronicle A volunteer position to represent County Commissioners on the Lewis County Historical Museum Board is open to applicants. The Lewis County Historical Museum offers collections, exhibits, preservation efforts, public programs, and volunteer opportunities to highlight an appreciation for the area’s past. “The Historical MuseumRead More →

BALTIMORE — The old black-and-white photo taken in the 1930s shows dozens of children crammed side by side on a raised outdoor platform that served as a bathhouse. The youngsters’ arms are raised skyward and they are drenched by five showerheads placed directly above them. Their clothes – mostly bloomersRead More →

Stories of local African American families to share Published: January 27, 2022, 6:02 a.m. In 2012, the NAACP Vancouver Chapter sponsored the research and writing of a book, “First Families of Vancouver’s African American Community,” which told these stories. (Courtesy picture) Melissa Williams Photo One of Vancouver’s many claims toRead More →

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) – The Panhandle Plains Historical Museum is joining the “Museums for All” program to reduce admission rates for low-income families so they can learn more about our local history. Being the largest history museum in the state, spanning over 285,000 square feet and housing over two millionRead More →

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – For approximately 40 years, the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum has held its Christmas Open House to provide High Plains residents a way to celebrate the holidays and get out and enjoy the Museum . If you entered the historic Panhandle-Plains Museum on Saturday, you were greeted byRead More →

First weather forecast February 16, 2022 (Tonight)Wind and rain tonight. Chief Meteorologist Karen Carter spells out what to expect and when. For more weather updates, go to cbsdetroit.com/weather 3 hours ago First forecast for February 16, 2022 (midday storm update)Windy conditions and mild temperatures this afternoon. Rain falls later inRead More →

The Detroit Historical Museum’s “Hudson’s Holiday” exhibit showcases the toys and decor that made vacations magical at Hudson’s. // Courtesy of the Detroit Historical Museum Our summary of the latest news from Detroit and Michigan metro companies as well as announcements from government agencies, including updates on the COVID-19 pandemic.Read More →

COLOMA – North Berrien’s second annual pumpkin carving competition, hosted by the North Berrien Historical Museum, encouraged creative carvers to purchase squash from one of three local businesses – Jollay Orchards, Silverstone Gardens and Watervliet Fruit Exchange – and get them ready for Halloween. A dozen participants submitted images ofRead More →

The 37th Annual Vaquero Gala, Show and Sale will take place at the Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum and Parks-Janeway Car House in downtown Santa Ynez from Friday November 12 through Sunday November 14. The annual event, which honors the unique culture of California’s vaquero – the cowboy – isRead More →

The Freeborn County Historical Museum, Library and Village will host “Hooded Minnesota History: The KKK in 1920s Minnesota” with Nancy Vaillancourt at 7 p.m. Thursday at the museum, 1031 Bridge Ave. to Albert Lea. This event is $ 5 for non-members and free for members. Nancy Vaillancourt is a historianRead More →

The Kuhns Memorial Blacksmith Shop, a showcase of craftsmanship passed from pages of Oelwein history, received a much appreciated gift this week from Tim and Denise Wilson. The local couple donated cladding and other building materials to the Historical Society Museum of the Oelwein Region to repair / renovate theRead More →

GRAVETTE – Amanda Price attended the Oct. 11 meeting of the Gravette Historical Museum Commission and donated an official tally book dated 1943. The score book completed an item already in the museum’s collection, a chalked bulldog with the inscription “Relic of the trip to State Tourney of Jonesboro 1940”.Read More →

GRAVETTE – Amanda Price attended the October 11 meeting of the Gravette Historical Museum Commission and donated an official dashboard dated 1943. The dashboard completed an item already in the museum’s collection, a chalk bulldog with the inscription “Relic of the Journey to State Tourney of Jonesboro 1940.” Amanda isRead More →

Posted on October 23, 2021 | 11:02 The Bellosguardo Foundation is pleased to announce the first exhibition of works of art by Huguette Clark since 1929 at the Santa Barbara Historical Museum from early February to May 2022. As beneficiary of Clark’s estate, the Bellosguardo Foundation received an extensive collectionRead More →

HISTORICAL VILLAGE Opening of the new pavilion in December. The Sanibel Historical and Village Museum has a full schedule of events coming up this season. There will be a special exhibition, “Trees, chronologies and special memories”, with holiday decorations and timelines describing each building’s past, including interesting little-known facts. ThereRead More →

Lincoln County Historical Museum’s new exhibit will chronicle the patriotism of Japanese Americans during World War II Lincoln County Historical Museum executives needed little time to wrap up a quick $75,000 fundraiser to add an exhibit about Japanese American families in the county. Hershey’s John Frels donated the last $300Read More →

“I said, ‘Yeah, I should,’” Griffin said. “Then another of our volunteers said the same thing, unrelated to each other. “ Support local journalism Your subscription makes our report possible. {{featured_button_text}} He called Kay, who “was really excited about it and wanted Roy Yanagida to talk to me.” The museumRead More →

HISTORICAL MUSEUM The Sanibel Historical and Village Museum will reopen to visitors for the season on October 19. Highlights this season include two Twilight Talks and the annual fundraising gala, which this year will have a film premiere on February 22 at The Community House on Sanibel. The feature film,Read More →