The Shelby County Historical Society is hosting this event. Join us, on Saturday, February 8, (1pm-5pm) at the Settle Gym for a day filled with local Black History. Our committee has worked hard researching and compiling information on Black communites, soldiers, churches, schools, teachers, and lots more.
Mark your calendar! Please join us for an all day event on Saturday, February 8, 2014 (10am-Noon). We will start the day with a Black History Research workshop. The African American Genealogy Group of Kentucky from Lexington, Frankfort and Danville will host this morning event. This is a FREE event. If you are working on your family history and need some tips and techniques, please come join us!
Kids History Camp 2013 is under way. Check out the historical society webpage for photos. More photos on the Wizard Graphic facebook page. Thanks James Mulcahy for the photos!
2013 History Camp, You still have time to register your child for history camp. The deadline is May 24, download the registration form from our website homepage. Camp starts at 8:15 each day and ends at 2:30.
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Check out the current homepage of the Shelby County Historical Society. It's updated with the Igleheart exhibit.
Collectors who have one item or many items dating from very early times to 1830 are invited to participate in this event. Collections may include Early American fossils, early Kentucky arrow points, stone tools, guns, powder horns, and hunting and gathering materials. Decorative arts in this period could include beadwork, needlework, woven fabrics, and works in wood, silver, or pewter. There is no table fee! Registration forms on Home page of website.
Saturday August 18, 2012
Stratton Center, 215 Washington Street, Shelbyville, KY.