Delaware County Historical Society   Join us for these programs in 2023

Our programs will be held live in 2023 except for January 18 will be by Zoom as bad weather is likely and early darkness is certain.  Registration will be on Eventbrite for all programs.

Delaware County Industrial History:  Rubber Products
Presented by Steve Schmitt, Society Volunteer
Wednesday, January 18 at 7pm, Zoom only

The Underground Railroad in Ohio
Presented by Kathy Schulz, Author
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm at The Barn at Stratford and the Meeker House Museum
The author will present a program on her research and the writing of her new book. Copies will be available for sale and the author will sign them

Black Men in Blue: The Civil War, Ohioans, and the US Colored Troops (special attention on the 5th & 27th USCT that both trained at Camp Delaware)
Presented by Kelly Mezurek, Professor, Walsh University, Ohio Humanities Speaker
Wednesday, February 22 at 7pm at The Barn at Stratford   Reserve Seats

Understanding Black History Through Black Music (Special Guests Zion AME Choir)
Presented by Tom McDaniel, Emeritus Professor, The Ohio State University, Ohio Humanities Speaker
Thursday, March 23 at 7pm at The Barn at Stratford

Railroads in Delaware County
Presented by Jack Hilborn, Society Vice President, with Special Guest Peter White
Wednesday, April 19 at 7pm at The Barn at Stratford

History of Del-Co Water and Water Systems
Presented by Glenn Marzluf, CEO & General Manager
Tuesday, May 23 at 7pm at The Barn at Stratford

The Stagecoach Era in Delaware County
Presented by Becky Cornett, Society Board Member
Tuesday, June 20 at 7pm 

Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social
Presented by the Delaware County Historical Society
Sunday, July TBD, at The Barn at Stratford and the Meeker House Museum

OSU/OWU Sports History
Presented by Brent Carson, Society Volunteer, Historian Emeritus
August TBD, Local on OWU TBD

*Oak Grove Cemetery Walk
Sunday, October TBD/ me TBD

Annual Meeting and An Evening with Brent Carson
Thursday, November 16, 7PM at The Barn at Stratford

Holiday Open House  – Nash House and Meeker House Museums
Saturday, December 3 from 3:30pm to 6:30pm  at Nash
Sunday, December 10 from 1pm to 4pm at Meeker

Programs are free unless otherwise noted.
*Ticketed event – available on Eventbrite – Members will receive a discount.
Additional information will be posted on our website several weeks before each program.        740-369-3831