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Door County Historical Society Newsletter

Call for Chenille Bedspreads

What started as a donation of several old linens to the Door County Historical Society for its annual Heritage Village Rummage Sale will be featured as an exhibit titled, “Chenille Bedspreads,” during September 2017. While sorting through the donated assortment … Continue reading

Historical Society Interpretive Sites Open

The Door County Historical Society’s interpretive sites, Eagle Bluff Lighthouse and the Heritage Village at Big Creek are open for the season. For the first time in two years, due to the generous gift of time by society volunteers, the … Continue reading

Confederate Rest

The Door County Historical Society kicks off its Saturday afternoon yesteryear programming with “Confederate Rest”, presented by Larry Desotell on Saturday, July 1 at 2:00 in the Collins Learning Center at Crossroads at Big Creek. Following the battle of Island … Continue reading

Twilight Tours, Tales and Tunes

Title: Twilight Tours Location: Eagle Bluff Lighthouse Description: Join us on Friday and Saturday evenings June 9th and 10th from 6:30 – 8:00 pm, when the Northern Door Storytellers Guild will be in residence to share tales of the sea, and lighthouse lore, perform … Continue reading

Exploring Door County Lighthouses – Beacons That Light the Way

The Door County Historical Society will host its monthly dinner program “Exploring Door County Lighthouses – Beacons That Guide the Way” presented by Barb & Ken Wardius on Monday, June 26. The dinner and program will be held at the … Continue reading