FEBRUARY EVENTS! COMMUNITY TAPESTRY- CELEBRATING LOCAL BLACK HISTORY! Photo's by Jim Cleveland and Bonnie Burks Gray
Honoring African American Soldiers from Shelby County that served in the 369th Infantry known as the "Harlem Hellfighters". These soldiers lay rest in Calvary Cemetery, Shelbyville, KY Thanks to Bonnie Gray (Friends of Grove Hill Cemetery) for producing this video.
Shelby County Tales of the Past by Eloise Igleheart Terhune
Dear Members, Over the past two months your Board and many from our membership have provided input and ideas to create a 3-5 year strategic plan for the Shelby County Historical Society. The desired outcome of this effort is to provide our organization with goals and strategies to better accomplish our mission and improve our footprint in the community. Below you will find the notes from our member planning session on November 10. If you have ideas, suggestions or thoughts to add to the notes below please do so. You can send your ideas to Bobbie Bryant at firstname.lastname@example.org or Tad Long at email@example.com. Everyone's ideas and opinions are important and helpful, so please take a moment to look over the notes and add your own. Thanks to all who have participated.