Calendar

Schoolhouse and Grounds Cleanup
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
9:00-11:00 a.m.

Many hands make light work as the saying goes. If you’re in town we’d love to see you after the long, hard winter. Come help us spruce up our wonderful, historical Schoolhouse and get it ready for a fun and informative historical society season!

Members Meeting
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
7:30 p.m.

Memorial Day Service
Monday, May 29, 2017
Norwood Cemetery, Open House at Schoolhouse following
8:30–9:30 a.m.

Old Fashioned Summer Picnic
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
5:00 p.m., we’ll eat at 5:30 p.m.

Back to summer! Bring a dish to pass, your own table service, lawn chairs and blankets. Grilled hot dogs will be provided as well as lemonade and iced tea. Come meet new friends and greet old-timers at this old fashioned summer celebration kickoff picnic.

Members Meeting
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
7:30 p.m.

Summinar: Laying the Track: Michigan Railroads in the 19th Century
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
7:30 p.m.

Trevor Dotson, Curator of Collections for the Charlevoix Historical Society Harsha House Museum, will present the impact railroads made in our area in the early 19th century.

Freedom Bells
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
2:00 – 2:05 p.m.

Gather for a patriotic bell ringing of the Schoolhouse and Methodist Church bell towers.

Members Meeting
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
7:30 p.m.

Summinar: Racial Profiling in Eastport in 1870: A Family Story
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
7:30 p.m.

Norton Bretz, from the Wilkenson House Historical Society in Eastport, has compiled a presentation based on true story in his family line of racial discord in Eastport in the late 1800’s. What happened. Come and find out.

Members Meeting
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
7:30 p.m.

Summinar: TBD
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
7:30 p.m.

You’re going to love this one! Tune in soon to see what it is you’re going to love!

Members Meeting
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
7:30 p.m.

You’re going to love this one! Tune in soon to see what it is you’re going to love!

Fall Schoolhouse and Grounds Cleanup
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
9:00-11:00 a.m.

Hunters Lunch
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
11:00—1:30 p.m.

Members Meeting and Potluck Dinner
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Norwood Schoolhouse
6:00 p.m.