Where: 9999 Bayshore Road, Danbury Township
When: Saturday, July 10, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (or until the perch runs out)
This Ottawa County Historical Society hosts the Rotary Club of Port Clinton Perch Wagon. Perch dinners and sandwiches with a side of hand-cut French fries will be available from the Rotary Perch Wagon-Ottawa County’s own ‘food truck’. Tables and chairs will be provided on the grounds of the historic stone home of Benajah and Rachel Wolcott, first Keeper’s of the Marblehead Lighthouse. Carryout is also available.
Also during the day, the Society's "History Speaks" storytelling group will perform several stories of local history. The stories come from the experiences of real people and situations they encountered while living here. Come and here about confederates soldiers during the Civil War, donkeys on West Sister Island, bootleggers during prohibition and the first Keeper of the Marblehead Lighthouse, Benajah Wolcott.