Wednesday, August 1: Quarterly Historicalog is available here! Click on “July” for a .pdf version.

Thursday, August 2: National Coloring Book Day…get Shades of Yesterday, a one-of-a-kind HCHS coloring book, for just $9!  Sale is for August 2 only.  All proceeds benefit the Museum!

Saturday, August 4: First Saturday=Free Admission!  Open 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Thursday, August 9: Museum After Hours, topic is Myth or Truth? Doors open at 6:30 p.m., presentation begins at 7 p.m.  Please RSVP at 765-529-4028 or HenryCountyHistoricalSociety@gmail.com or via our Facebook page.

Looking ahead to September…

All month: Bill of Rights exhibit

Saturday, September 1: First Saturday=Free Admission!  Open 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Thursday, September 13: Museum After Hours, topic is Masterpiece Quilts.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m., presentation begins at 7 p.m.  RSVP at 765-529-4028 or HenryCountyHistoricalSociety@gmail.com

Saturday, September 15:  Thank You to Henry County Vietnam War Veterans.  1-3 p.m.  Coffee and refreshments.  All veterans invited.

Monday, September 17:  Constitution Day.

Watch here or our Facebook page for updates!

Back on the Shelf!

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Images of America, New Castle by Darrel Radford and Doug Magers and Haunted Henry County IV: Looking for Catherine, Memoirs of a House That Spoke have been restocked!  Stop by during business hours to pick up your copy!

Images of America - New Castle

Haunted Henry County Volume IV

Survey Time!

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We ask, you answer, we listen!  Please take a moment to answer this short 7-question survey to help us better serve your needs going into 2019.  Thank you very much for your time and honest feedback!

Create your own user feedback survey

Tissue Paper Rose Workshop

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Saturday, June 16, 1-3 p.m.

Local artisan Kathy Denney will be at the Museum to show us how to create tissue paper roses.  Free and open to the public but please RSVP for light refreshments!  Kathy will also show us what the American Beauty Rose looked like in terms of its size.  Donations are always welcome!

765-529-4028 to RSVP

At the end of the 2017-18 school year, we were honored to have Sunnyside 3rd graders visit us.  We very much enjoyed our time with them and even got their picture underneath the Golden Raintree!

Hopefully, we will see these kids and future generations in the years to come!

Museum After Hours

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Join us for an enlightening program and thoughtful discussion!

Thursday, June 14, at 7 p.m.
(doors open 6:30)

Topic: “Something Old, Something New”

This presentation will show an overview of wedding customs and traditions. We will also share some Henry County wedding facts. Bring your betrothed, maid of honor, mother, or a friend and join us for a lively discussion!

Call 765-529-4028 to RSVP so we have an appropriate number of refreshments to serve!

Next program:  Thursday, July 12, 7 p.m.

“By, For, and Of the People”

This is a demo store for testing purposes — no orders shall be fulfilled. Dismiss