Come Celebrate the official
opening of The Barn at Stratford and the Meeker Homestead!
Free open house on Saturday February 20 or Sunday February 21. Click
here for more information
Meyer is new Delaware County Historical Society executive director
The Delaware County Historical
Society is very pleased to announce that we have completed the process
of hiring our first two paid employees: Donna Meyer as Executive Director
and Connie Hoffman as Venue Manager.
Connie had already been working as a contractor with DCHS, helping in
our efforts to start up our event venue, The Barn at Stratford, on the
Meeker property. At the end of October the Board formally hired her
as the Venue Manager.
the December Board meeting, Donna Meyer was approved for the position
of Executive Director, and officially assumed her role on January 1.
Donna has been a board member for 6 years, and also has served as Communication
Committee chair, so she is intimately familiar with the operations at
Please join us in welcoming both Connie and Donna, and stay tuned for
more exciting announcements regarding the Delaware County Historical
Society in 2016!
Ohio Channel video featuring the Delaware County Courthouse
Stroll Down Sandusky Street and A
Walk on Winter Street in Google Maps is now available on all of our
There is a new link on our
"Delaware County Historic Resources"
Mill Ruins Website
to have a look
County Historical Society has partnered with Delaware County Memory, a
searchable site filled with Delaware County history.
are looking for Speakers!
If you would be interested in giving community presentations about a topic
related to Delaware history on behalf of the DCHS, click here..
On Sale Now
and History" Helped Main Street Delaware
The Delaware County Historical Society sponsored
a piece of artwork created by member Benny Shoults for a Main Street Delaware
event on August 17, 2012. Benny's entry featured images of eight historic
homes in the Northwest neighborhood. Benny's work and entries by 14 other
artists were auctioned as part of Main Street Delaware's annual Fine Art,
Food and Wine fundraising event.
Click here for
Our "Chalk it Up" entry! Done by
Steve Cianelli. See our Past Events
page for more
Brent Carson as Co-Grand Marshal of the
2012 Delaware 4th of July Parade
Colonel Forest Meeker House and Stone-end Barn prints now available!
County Historical Society Unveils New Sign