Harriet Tubman Heritage Park Midland February 18

Harriet Tubman Heritage Park Midland February 18 2016 – Presented by storyteller-historian-actress extraordinaire Rosie Chapman, the life of Harriet Tubman will come alive, as she is portrayed by Ms. Chapman. Tubman’s life work and accomplishments helped end slavery, and she fought to bring equality to a nation still reeling from […]

Michigan History Alive Presented by Sarah Gardiner

Sarah Gardiner’s engaging class on Michigan History is coming soon to the historic Grange Hall on Armada Fairgrounds! Starts September 9, 2015 at 12:30 one hour classes will run for 12 weeks. No class the Wednesday before Thanksgiving with the last class being December 2. Fee is $60/student and to […]

Oakland Historical Society Tour

Oakland County Pioneer and Historical Society offers tours. Contact them to set up your group tour. The Oakland County Historical Society is located at the Wisner Home 405 Cesar E Chavez Ave., Pontiac, MI 48342 248-338-6732

Teaching Our Traditions Pow Wow

The All Nations Veterans Council is proud to announce its 4th Annual Teaching Our Traditions Pow Wow, to be held the third weekend of May, May 21 & 22, 2011 at Brighton Recreation Area in Brighton, Michigan. The Pow Wow is open to the general public. For pricing and more […]

Kalamazoo Living History Show

Kalamazoo Living History Show March 21-22, 2009 Theme of 34th Annual Kalamazoo Living History Show: Fort St. Joseph, 1691-1781- The Fort of Four Flags http://www.kalamazooshow.com/KLHS_program_page.html The 2009 Kalamazoo Living History Show will focus on the journey to find and excavate the historical site of Fort St. Joseph. Located in the […]

President Gerald R. Ford

With the passing of Former President Gerald Ford, the only Michiganian to ever become president, you might be interested in a publication that gives kids some information about the life of this leader. Go to the Michigan History magazine website and download the Gerald Ford issue of The Mitten for […]

Statehood Day 2008

A Statehood Day Celebration. Celebrate the 171st anniversary of Michigan’s entry into the Union at the Michigan Historical Museum in downtown Lansing, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, January 26, 2008. This year’s celebration is titled “Proud of the Past, Positive about the Future.” Tour the museum galleries to learn […]