Look here to find local history programs offered by the member organizations of The Delaware County History Network. Click to learn more

Big Walnut Area Historical Society Myers Inn Museum 45 S Columbus St, Sunbury www.bigwalnuthistory.org

Myers Inn Museum – Open Saturdays, 10 am – 1 pm Call to reserve (740) 965-3582

Nov 22, on Zoom – “Marietta – Ohio’s First Settlement”, based on David McCullough’s book, The Pioneers,  presented by Van Young. Also, check out our Gift Shop items, from cookbooks to kid’s books, and everything in between.


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Delaware County Historical Society Meeker Homestead Museum – The Barn at Stratford – 2690 Stratford Rd., Delaware

www.delawareohiohistory.org

Nov 17, 7:00DCHS Annual Meeting, “Frank Packard Homes in Delaware County“, by Barbara Powers

Nash House Museum and Cryder Research Center – Open Wed, by reservation (740 369-3831 ext 2) or by email – librarian@delawareohiohistory.org

Check out our “Adopt-a-Memory” project

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Galena Historic Foundation Inc. Village Hall, 109 Harrison St, Galena https://www.galenafoundation.org Facebook

Closed for the remainder of the year due to Covid concerns.

Read the Mar 21 Delaware Gazette article by Gary Budzak concerning the moving of the Genoa Township Hall to Freeman Park! https://delawareohiohistory.org/old-genoa-township-hall-saved/

Museum at the Village Hall

Harlem Township Heritage - Delaware County Ohio

Harlem Township Heritage, Inc. 3883 S State Route 605, Galena www.harlemtwpheritage.org

Nov 11, 7:00 pm – “WWII Songs & Music”, by Chris Petty from Mt Vernon Chautauqua. In the Community Room behind the Harlem Township Fire Dept, 3883 S State Route 605  

 
 

Powell Liberty Historical Society - Local History Programs

Powell Liberty Historical Society

Martin-Perry Homestead 103 E Olentangy St, Powell www.powellhistory.org Nov 8, 7:00 pm Virtual on the website – “Powell & Liberty Township War Veterans”, by Marilyn Battin & Amanda Henning
 
For more details, visit website or email info@powellhistory.org
 
 

Preservation Parks of Delaware County Gallant Farm 3150 Buttermilk Hill Rd, Delaware www.preservationparks.com

Winter hours – Sept – April, Sundays 12-5:00 Literary & Cowpie Society typically read titles popular during the Great Depression or WWII years. Please vote for the Preservation Parks 10-year 0.4 levy to acquire additional land for future parks and improvement of park sites.


Radnor Historic Museum - Radnor Ohio

Radnor Heritage Society Radnor Historic Museum 4425 State Route 203, Radnor www.delawareohiohistory.com/Radnor

Closed for the season

 


Stratford Ecological Center 3083 Liberty Rd, Delaware www.stratfordecologicalcenter.org

Nov 20, 9-1:00 – “Visit the Farm”, by registration

 

 


Community Library in Sunbury 44 Burrer Dr | Sunbury, OH 43074 www.yourcl.org

Open – ongoing Delaware Memories Program

Congratulations to the new “City” of Sunbury. The latest census has determined that Sunbury’s population has surpassed the 5,000 required for city status.


Delaware County Library - Local History

Delaware County District Library www.delawarelibrary.org

Delaware County Main Library – Local History Room Now open during regular Library hours


Delaware Co Genealogical Society 84 E. Winter St. (Delaware Co. Main Library) https://delawareohiogenealogy.org/

Research Hours: Thurs, 10-11:45 & 1-4:30, Sat, 9-1:00, closed on Sundays

Nov 9, 7:00 pm – “Labor Saving Kitchen Devises of the 1800’s”, by John Lambert  To be held in the Community Room of the Delaware Co Dist Library, 84 E Winter St, Delaware. Schedule appointments at 740 369-4375 or genie@delawareohiohistory.com


Berlin Township 3271 Cheshire Rd. – Delaware, Ohio 43015 740-548-6350 https://www.berlintwp.us/ Many artifacts from the original Berlin High School have been placed on display at the new Olentangy District Berlin High School.  A gift of early football cleats belonging and worn by her brother Bradley Cox has recently been added to the collection.  When visiting the new Berlin High School, be sure and check out the display of early Berlin history.

Brown Township 5555 State Route 521, Delaware, Ohio 740-369-0700 co.delaware.oh.us/cities/brown-township/ Kilbourne: Continue to watch the restoration of this town.


Kingston Township:


Ostrander/Scioto Town:  A self-guided Driving Tour of Scioto Township is now available from the Ostrander Branch Library.


Delaware County Records Center - Historical Archives - Delaware History Network

Delaware County Records Center www.co.delaware.oh.us/records-center

Daily Timeline Memory posting of historic photos on Facebook


We look forward to seeing you at our Local History Programs across Delaware County and throughout the year.

Celebrating Black History Month with The Delaware County Historical Society!The History of the first Black-Owned farm in Delaware County and part of the Underground Railroad – Lucy Depp Settlement.

On 2/18 at 7:30, readers from Lucy Depp with tell about Delaware County's first African-American Settlement, in this amazing online program!