Tobacco Video premiere - Join us as we take a look at the changes and challenges that Shelby County tobacco farmers are facing today! Saturday, February 25, 1 pm at the Shelby County Public Library in the Hudson room.
SCHS Membership Picnic- Bring a dish and a Friend! Come join us for our annual membership picnic hosted by Lawrence and Sherry Jelsma, Sunday, September 11, 4:30 p.m. 5244 Eminence Pike, Shelbyville, KY. Lots more info to follow!!
Civil War - The Battle of Mills Spring mark your calendar for an evening with Dr. Roger Tate. Thursday, March 31, at 6:30 at the Stratton Center.
YOUR INVITED!OHIO RIVER TRAGEDY!THE SHELBY COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESENTS DR. MARK WETHERINGTON, SENIOR RESEARCH OFFICER OF THE FILSON HISTORICAL SOCIETY ON THURSDAY, NOV. 12, 6:30 AT THE STRATTON CENTER ON WASHINGTON STREET.
The membership picnic is Sunday, September 13, 4-6:30 p.m. bring your favorite dish and we'll provide the meat! You will be able to tour the Whitney M. Young Birthplace Museum.
The cemetery preservation Board will host a dedication on sunday, June 28th at 2 p.m. at the shannon cemetery. The location is on Taylorsville Road in shelbyville near Walmart behind the Salsaritos restuarant- formerly the KFC restuarant.
MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM Join the Shelby County Historical Society and Allen Purnell, Jr. as they offer a glimpse of a Simpsonville landmark. The event is Thursday, May 21 at 7 p.m. in the Stratton Center 215 Washington St. Shelbyville, Kentucky
Get on the bus tour!_RSVP Today! UPCOMING BUS TOUR of once Segregated Communities in Shelbyville/Shelby County. You must RSVP to reserve your seat on the Bus! Communities on the tour- Montclair, Martinsville, Bunkers Hill, Bradshaw, Henry Clay Stre
SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. in the Shelby County Public Library's Hudson Room. Join us as we explore the "Sears Catalogue Homes" or "Sear's Kit Homes". Board member Sarabeth Farabee and Historic District Commission Fred Rogers explore these uniques homes that exist in our community today.
I want to THANK everyone who participated in the Shelby County Historical Society's Community Tapestry 2015. The event was a huge success. We had well over 150 people in attendance. And we could not have done this without your support and participation. There will be a wrap-up meeting in a couple of weeks. Please send me your thoughts and suggestions.
Our authors are officers and members of Shelby County Historical Society.