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Events are activities of interest to the Society, its members and friends. Events may be sponsored by the Society, Held at a Society property, or neither but of interest.

Delaware County History Network

Look here to find local history programs offered by the member organizations of The Delaware County History Network. click the logo to learn more. February 2021 Programs Big Walnut Area Historical SocietyMyers Inn Museum45 S Columbus St, Sunburywww.bigwalnuthistory.org  “Walk Around Sunbury Square”, with Polly Horn   You Tube Program @ http://BigWalnutHistory.org Delaware County Historical SocietyMeeker Homestead […]

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The Bee Hive - Ghost Sign - Delaware Art Walk

Arts Castle creates Delaware Art Walk Posted on January 15, 2021 by Dillon Davis Entertainment options are in short supply as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on throughout the country, but The Arts Castle has created a safe way to get out and enjoy Delaware’s artistic side with a self-guided art walk through the heart of […]

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Compromise of 1877 Program - - Rutherford B. Hayes - Delawaware County Historical Society

The Delaware County Historical Society presents Perspectives on Rutherford B. Hayes and the Compromise of 1877 About The Program A panel discussion featuring conversations about Rutherford B. Hayes and the Compromise of 1877. About The Panel: Moderated by Bill Rietz, former social studies teacher and chairman of the Rutherford B. Hayes Heritage Fund Committee Stan […]

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Delaware County History Network

Look here to find local history programs offered by the member organizations of The Delaware County History Network. click the logo to learn more.   January 2021 Programs Big Walnut Area Historical Society Myers Inn Museum45 S Columbus St, Sunburywww.bigwalnuthistory.org Jan 12 – “Walk Around Sunbury Square”, with Polly Horn and“Military Equipment Connections Between Wars”, by […]

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Delaware County History Network

Look here to find local history programs offered by the member organizations of The Delaware County History Network. click the logo to learn more.Dec December 2020 Programs Big Walnut Area Historical Society Myers Inn Museum45 S Columbus St, Sunburywww.bigwalnuthistory.org Dec 10 – “Military Equipment Connections Between Wars”, by Dick Doritty  You Tube Program @ http://BigWalnutHistory.org […]

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1808Delaware - news website

Landmarks Of Delaware County: The Hotel Blee 30 NOV, 2020 By: 1808Delaware The Hotel Blee may have had a troubled beginning, but it continues to provide residential space 130 years later — albeit of a more long-term variety. The sturdy brick structure at 42-46 East Winter Street was built as a hotel to replace a frame structure on the […]

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Blizzard of 1978 - Delaware Ohio - Delaware Gazette Headline

The Delaware County Historical Society announces a video of our highly praised program remembering the incredible “Blizzard of 1978” that swept through Delaware County Ohio. Society President Emeritus, Mr. Brent Carson, presents local newspaper accounts and photographs from the Society’s Collection. Brent shares his recollections of the “Record Blizzard” that struck Delaware County in 1978. […]

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ThisWeek Community News - Delaware News - Historic Delaware County Courthouse

Delaware City Hall work reveals fire pole, plaster reliefs Delaware NewsPaul Comstock Delaware’s City Hall, 1 S. Sandusky St., housed the city fire department from its opening in 1937 until firefighters moved out and the building was renovated in the 1970s.  Now the building is in the final stages of a $1.3 million renovation project.  […]

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ThisWeek Community News - Delaware News - Historic Delaware County Courthouse

Delaware County Historic Courthouse restoration nearly finished Delaware NewsPaul Comstock – ThisWeek   A Veterans Day ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at the new veterans memorial in front of the Delaware County Historic Courthouse, where a yearlong restoration project nears completion.  Throughout the renovations, a statue of a Civil War […]

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National Registry of Historic Places - Plaque - Delaware County Ohio

Historic Delaware House Available Via Auction A historic Delaware house is undergoing a foreclosure auction, providing the possibility of obtaining a unique piece of local heritage. According to the website OhioForeclosures.com, the brick Italianate house at 249 North Sandusky Street is undergoing an online foreclosure auction ending on November 17. The current bid is $1,000, […]

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