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March 2019

OCHS Board Meeting

March 14 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ontonagon Historical Museum, 422 River Street
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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Board Meeting at the museum

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OCHS Dinner Meeting

March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Holy Family Catholic Church, 429 Michigan Avenue
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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$12

Jim Michie, long-time Fair Board member, will give a presentation on the Ontonagon County Fair’s history.  Make reservations with Diane Penegor, 906-281-2255, by noon March 17.  The menu is baked pork chops with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, and angel food cake with strawberries and cool whip. Price is $12.  Public is welcome.

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April 2019

OCHS Board Meeting

April 11 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ontonagon Historical Museum, 422 River Street
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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OCHS Dinner Meeting

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 50 National Avenue
Rockland, MI 49960 United States
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$12

Tom Hawley will present "Ontonagon and the Supreme Court."

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2019 High School Local History Smackdown

April 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Calumet Theater, 340 6th Street
Calumet, MI 49913 United States
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Support our future historians and brush up on your knowledge of Copper Country history. Months of study and practice rounds culminate in this exciting event. Who will have Smackdown bragging rights in 2019? It's any team's to win!

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May 2019

OCHS Board Meeting

May 9 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ontonagon Historical Museum, 422 River Street
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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OCHS Dinner Meeting

May 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Holy Family Catholic Church, 429 Michigan Avenue
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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$12

Jim Kurtti, David Maki, and Joanna Chopp will give a presentation on Finns of Upper Michigan.

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June 2019

OCHS Board Meeting

June 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ontonagon Historical Museum, 422 River Street
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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OCHS Dinner Meeting

June 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Holy Family Catholic Church, 429 Michigan Avenue
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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$12

The Siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi during the Civil War resulted in a Union victory that cut the Confederacy in two. With both Vicksburg, "the Confederate Gibraltar" and Port Hudson on the Mississippi captured by Union forces, President Lincoln is quoted as saying, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea." Vikki's presentation will include facts about the participation of Michigan troops in the siege and victory.

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July 2019

OCHS Board Meeting

July 17 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ontonagon Historical Museum, 422 River Street
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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OCHS Dinner Meeting

July 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Ontonagon Lighthouse, Lighthouse Road
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
$12

Lighthouse Trivia--Fact and Fiction highlights selected items displayed in the lighthouse. Join Sally to discover more about why some of the pieces are special. Weather cooperating, the dinner will be a picnic on liighthouse grounds with featured items on display. Inclement weather plans to be announced.

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CopperFest Celebration

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Look for us at CopperFest. We'll be with the vendors. Find that perfect gift from our Gift Shop merchandise and connect with the history of this neck of the woods. Ask us about museum and lighthouse tours. We'll be offering both. Rain or shine, we'll be part of this weekend celebration.  Location TBA

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August 2019

OCHS Board Meeting

August 8 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ontonagon Historical Museum, 422 River Street
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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OCHS Dinner Meeting

August 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Holy Family Catholic Church, 429 Michigan Avenue
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
$12

Bruce Johanson guarantees an interesting program. No details available yet.

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