Archive for December, 2015

  • Jackie Barnett, daughter of NAHS members Josette and Jack Costolo is the winner in this year's quilt raffle. The winning ticket was drawn at the annual Potluck dinner meeting  on  November 18.  Raffle sales grossed over $2000 with all proceeds  benefiting the society.  Thanks to the Norwood Needles for the beautiful handiwork in making the quilt, and to all who  participated in making the quilt and selling tickets. Read More »

  • Over 20 years ago a group of Norwood community neighbors founded the Norwood Area Historical Society.  Since then the group has grown in size and accomplishment. Early fund-raising and donations allowed the society to publish a book of Norwood’s history 2001 and purchase the 1890 school house in the village as a headquarters in 2004.  Much work was required in establishing the society and a historical presence in the community. Beginning in 2006, those efforts were recognized through the presentation of a Volunteer of the Year Award.Over the years many members of the society have helped honor and restore the ...Read More »