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The Society presents programs throughout the year. We do this in support of our mission to”promote and sustain interest in the history of Delaware County”. These programs are open to the Delaware County community and general public. Come join us, learn and share about our rich Delaware County History.

2018 Programs and Events

  • Famous Firsts in History – Steve Bemiller
    Everyday objects – Date first used
    Thursday, January 18 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford – more information
  • Delaware Home on Underground Railroad
    Wednesday, February 7 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford – more information
  • 2018 Opening of Meeker Homestead Museum
    Sunday, March 4 from 2 – 5pm – Meeker Homestead Museum – more information
  • Earthworks & American Indians in Central Ohio – Brad Lepper, Ohio History Connection
    Wednesday, March 14 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford – more informationReserve Seats
    This program is made possible in part by  Ohio Humanities - Program Sponsor - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio The Ohio Humanities Council, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
  • Sports Venues in Delaware County – Brent Carson
    Wednesday, April 11 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford – more informationReserve Seats
  • Notable Women from Delaware County
    Wednesday, May 16 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford – more informationReserve Seats
    Sponsored by Manos, Martin & Pergram Co., LPA
  • Railroads in Delaware County – Jack Hilborn
    Wednesday, June 13 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford – more informationReserve Seats
    Sponsored by Hilborn Insurance and Willow Brook Christian Communities
  • Floods in Delaware County – Brent Carson
    Wednesday, July 11 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford
    Sponsored by Fidelity Federal Savings and Loan
  • *A Walk Down East Winter Street – Benny Shoults
    Wednesday, August 8 at 7pm
    Tickets are $10 for adult members/$15 for non-members —$5 for children ages 6 to 17
  • *Oak Grove Cemetery Walk
    Reenactors will portray notable Delaware County residents who were buried there
    Sunday, October 7 at 2pm – Purchase Tickets
    Tickets are $10 for adult members/$15 for non-members $5 for children ages 6 to 17
  • The Spanish Flu Epidemic and Early 20th Century Medicine in Delaware – Dr. Alice Frazier
    Wednesday, October 10 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford
    Sponsored by Willow Brook Christian Communities and Program Sponsor - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware OhioFidelity Federal Savings and Loan
  • Delaware County Historical Society Annual Meeting – Hayes Presidential Library and Museums – Christie M. Weininger
    Tuesday, November 13 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford

Programs are free unless otherwise noted. Preregistration for programs on Event Bright is strongly
recommended – www.eventbrite.com or call the Delaware County Historical Society for assistance.
*Pre Registration and program fee required

The Delaware County Historical Society thanks our local Program Sponsors:

Program Sponsor - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio Fidelity Federal Savings and Loan Programs Sponsor - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio
Hilborn Insurance Hilborn Insurance - Sponsor - History Program - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio
Willow Brook Christian Communities Willow Brook Christian Communities - Program Sponsor - Delaware County Historical Society
Manos, Martin & Pergram Co., LPA Manos, Martin & Pergram Co, LPA - Program Sponsor - Delaware County Historical Society

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