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April 2021 Local History Programs

April 2021 Programs

Look here to find local history programs offered by the member organizations of The Delaware County History Network.
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Big Walnut Area Historical Society
Myers Inn Museum
45 S Columbus St, Sunbury
www.bigwalnuthistory.org

 Myers Inn Museum – Open Saturdays for timed ticket reservations
Call to reserve (740) 965-3582     

 Apr 1 – 30th “Paul Revere- The Legend, The Myth, & The Patriot”,
by Brent Carson on YouTube
 
YouTube Program @ http://BigWalnutHistory.org


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Delaware County Historical Society
Meeker Homestead Museum
The Barn at Stratford
2690 Stratford Rd., Delaware

Society Purchases the 1878 County Jail  Read the Mar 26, 2021 Gazette                                       article by Gary Budzakon

White House Easter Egg collection featured on NBC4i, Mar 24. View the video on the Delaware County website   

                             April program  – “History of Columbus Zoo & Aquarium”

Cryder Research Center – Open Sun & Wed, by reservation
       Make Reservations – librarian@delawareohiohistory.org

Nash House Museum – Closed until July

Check out our “Adopt-a-Memory” project
Share your COVID-19 Experience
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Galena Historic Foundation Inc.
Village Hall, 109 Harrison St, Galena
https://www.galenafoundation.org
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Historic photo postings on their Facebook page

 Museum at the Village Hall

Harlem Township Heritage - Delaware County Ohio

Harlem Township Heritage, Inc.

3883 S State route 605, Galena
www.harlemtwpheritage.org

Read the April Big Walnut Historical Society Newsletter article by Polly Horn, recounting the history of Harlem.

Our condolences on the passing of Vicki Tieche on March 11, tireless friend and co-worker of the society.

Thanks to Dave Snyder for thinking of us all with his past email concerning digitization.  Always keep your eyes open for history “helps”.

Read the Mar 21 Gazette article                              


Galena Historic Foundation Inc.

At Galena Museum,
109 Harrison Street, Galena, Ohio 43021
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Read the Mar 21 Gazette article by Gary Budzak concerning the moving                                        of the Genoa Township Hall to Freeman Park!


Powell Liberty Historical Society - Local History Programs

Powell Liberty Historical Society

Martin-Perry Homestead
103 E Olentangy St, Powell
www.powellhistory.org

Apr 12, 7:00 pm – “A Look at Ohio Barns”, by Dan Troth  Virtual at  powellhistory.org on that date or under Video tab later                 

Read Mar 8 ThisWeek Community News article by Ed Lentz about
Liberty Township’s Polish Patriot Thaddeus Kosciusko

Check out this YouTube Tour of the Martin-Perry House – Our Girl Scout Gold Award  – Abbie Ogilbee made for the children

For more details, visit website or email info@powellhistory.org


Preservation Parks of Delaware County
Gallant Farm
3150 Buttermilk Hill Rd, Delaware
www.preservationparks.com

Winter hrs – Tues and Wed, 10-5, Thurs-Sun, noon-5,  Farm House Closed
 

Radnor Historic Museum - Radnor Ohio

Radnor Heritage Society
Radnor Historic Museum
4425 State Route 203, Radnor
www.delawareohiohistory.com/Radnor

 
Radnor Museum  – closed during a reorganization

Stratford Ecological Center
3083 Liberty Rd, Delaware
www.stratfordecologicalcenter.org

Check their website for programs
– Registration Required


Community Library in Sunbury
44 Burrer Dr | Sunbury, OH 43074
www.yourcl.org  

Open – Delaware Memory Project

Hope you all saw the Mar19 email from Chauncey reminding us of the Delaware Memories Project and digitizing of historic photos


Delaware County Library - Local History

Delaware County District Library
www.delawarelibrary.org
 

Local History Room


Delaware Co Genealogical Society
https://delawareohiogenealogy.org/

Delaware Co Main Library – Local History Room
  Thurs 10-11:45 & 1-4:30, Sat 9-1:00 and Sun,1-4:30

Schedule appointments at 740 369-4375 or genie@delawareohiohistory.com


Delaware County Records Center - Historical Archives - Delaware History Network

Delaware County Records Center
www.co.delaware.oh.us/records-center

   “Then & Now” and Time Line Memory posting of historic photos on Facebook


We look forward to seeing you at our Local History Programs across Delaware County and throughout the year.