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EVENTS

Friday, May 25, 2018 – Monday, May 28, 2018 | Tribute to Vietnam Veterans | Monroe

The River Raisin National Battlefield Park presents “Tribute to Vietnam Veterans.” A tribute to Vietnam with uniforms, equipment, and personal stories from letters sent home and other personal items. The time for this event is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, and it takes place at River Raisin National Battlefield Park Education Center, 333 N. Dixie Highway, Monroe, MI 4816. The cost is free. For more information, call (734) 243-7136 or visit nps.gov/rira.


Sunday, May 27, 2018 | Field of Flags | Monroe

The River Raisin National Battlefield Park presents “Field of Flags.” American, British and Indigenous Nations fought and died at the River Raisin National Battlefield Park on January 18, 22, and 23, 1813. This sobering display of flags is in commemoration of those men. There will be a memorial service at 6 p.m. on the Battlefield Grounds. The visitor center and trails will be open during park hours. This event takes place at the River Raisin National Battlefield Park Visitor Center, 1403 E. Elm Avenue, Monroe Michigan 48162. The cost is free. For more information, call (734) 243-7136 or visit nps.gov/rira.


Sunday, May 27, 2018 | Ice Cream Social | Caseville

The Historical Society of Casevile presents “Ice Cream Social.” Join members of the society for an ice cream social during the Memorial Day Weekend. The time for this event is 1 to 3 p.m., and it takes place at the Caseville Historical Museum. For more information, call (989) 856-9090 or visit www.casevillemuseum.org.


Monday, May 28, 2018 | Memorial Day Celebration | Ecorse

The Ecorse Historical Society presents “Memorial Day Celebration.” Come celebrate Ecorse veterans with a certificate and pinning ceremony, along with a wreath floating by the Coast Guard. The time for this event is 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., and it takes place at the Dingell Park War Memorial. The cost is free. For more information, call (313) 386-2520 Ext.4 or email ecorsehistoricalsociety@gmail.com


Wednesday, June 13, 2018 | Ladies Luncheon | Caseville

The Historical Society of Casevile presents “Ladies Luncheon.” A fun luncheon with lots of socialization and entertainment! The time for this event is 1 to 3 p.m., and it takes place at the Caseville Historical Museum. The cost is $10. For more information, call (989) 856-9090 or visit www.casevillemuseum.org.


Friday, August 10, 2018 – Sunday, August 19, 2018 | Cheeseburger Festival Museum | Caseville

The Historical Society of Casevile presents the “Cheeseburger Festival Museum.” Visit the museum during the 20th Annual Cheeseburger in Caseville Festival. Try to determine the identity or use of 15 mystery objects in the “What Is It?” contest and view displays of festival events for the last 20 years. The time for this event is noon until 4:30 p.m., and it takes place at Caseville Historical Museum. The cost is free. For more information, call (989) 856-9090 or visit www.casevillemuseum.org.


Saturday, August 18, 2018 | Salem Area Historical Society Arts and Crafts Fair | Plymouth

The Salem Area Historical Society presents “SAHS Arts & Crafts Fair.” This family-friendly fair will host outstanding artists and crafters from around the area. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. The one-room historic stone schoolhouse will be open to view. Dickerson Barn Murals on display. The time for this event is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and it takes place at Jarvis Stone School Historic District; 7991 N. Territorial Rd. Plymouth 48170. The cost is free. For more information, call (248) 486-0669 or visit SAHShistory.org.


When: Sat September 8 2018 – Sun September 9 2018 | 33rd Annual Kelley-Fisk Farm Festival | White Lake

The White Lake Historical Society presents “33rd Annual Kelley-Fisk Farm Festival.” The White Lake Historical Society annual festival is geared towards family fun with the added bonus of the celebration of local history. The time for this event is 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and it takes place at the Kelley-Fisk Farm, 9180 Highland Road. Donations accepted. For more information, call (248) 684-5721 or visit hsmichigan.org/whitelake/events.


Saturday, September 29, 2018 – Sunday, September 30, 2018 | Classic Car Show | Caseville

The Historical Society of Casevile presents the “Classic Car Show.” Come experience the “Classic Car Show” as part of Museum Weekend. The time for this event is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and it takes place at the Caseville Historical Museum. The cost for spectators is free but there is a fee to enter a car in the show. For more information, call (989) 856-9090 or visit www.casevillemuseum.org.


Saturday, September 29, 2018 – Sunday, September 30, 2018 | Museum Weekend | Caseville

The Historical Society of Casevile presents “Museum Weekend.” Explore and visit all Huron County Historical Museums! The time for this event is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and it takes place at the Caseville Historical Museum. The cost is free. For more information, call (989) 856-9090 or visit www.casevillemuseum.org.


Sunday, November 11, 2018 | Fall Feast and Auction | Caseville
The Historical Society of Casevile presents “Fall Feast and Auction.” Join society members for a delicious fall dinner and exciting auction. The time for this event is 1 to 3 p.m., and it takes place at the Caseville Historical Museum. The cost is $20. For more information, call (989) 856-9090 or visit www.casevillemuseum.org.


EXHIBITS

Friday, April 13, 2018 – Sunday, July 1, 2018 | Royal Oak
The Royal Oak Historical Society Museum presents “Journey to the Smart Phone.” An exhibit of communications beginning with smoke signals, pony express, morse code, and the telegraph key. It also includes more modern communications such as the crank telephone, a World War II military phone with batteries, and the first cell phone. Many items are hands on. The museum is open Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m, and it takes place at 1141 W. Webster Rd. A museum donation is suggested. For more information, call (248) 439-1501 or visit royaloakhistoricalsociety.org.


 

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