September 28, 2019, Saturday: OHPL---Tour: Union Cemetery Walk

When:  Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.

Where:  Oak Harbor Union Cemetery, 11565 Ohio 105, Oak Harbor

Sponsored by Oak Harbor Public Library, Dick Martin, Connie Starnes, John Crosser and John Liske will share stories and history about the older parts of the cemetery.   Park on the North side of 105 in grass next to the road.  Be aware the ground is uneven and not walker or wheelchair friendly.  Please register or call 419-898-7001.




October 2, 2019, Wednesday: OCHS---Board Meeting

When:  Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

Where:  Wolcott's Keeper's House Annex, 9999 E. Bayshore Road, Marblehead

The Ottawa County Historical Society regular meeting of the Board.  All welcome to attend!

October 12, 2019, Saturday: LAM---Event: Autumn Wine Affair

When:  Saturday, October 12, 2019 (Hours to be announced)

Where:  Liberty Aviation Museum, 3515 East State Road at the Erie-Ottawa International Airport, Port Clinton

Event will be held in the Museum's main hangar.  Musuem galleries and Hangar 2 will close at 5:00 p.m.   Call Liberty Aviation Museum for more details at 419-732-0234.




October 12, 2019, Saturday: OCHS--Event: Lighthouse Festival Civil War Encampment

When: Saturday, October 12, 2019, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: Wolcott Keeper’s House, 9999 E. Bayshore Road, Marblehead, OH

The Ottawa County Historical Society Lighthouse Festival Civil War Encampment honors Henry Wolcott, son of Benajah and Rachel. The Ohio 14th Volunteer Infantry encamps for the occasion. Special performances from 11 am to 3 pm by Ohio 73rd Volunteer Regimental Band with 15-piece authentic uniforms and instruments playing Civil War era music.  Fireplace cooking demonstration; docent guided tours; gift shop and museum open.  Bean soup, cornbread, and cider.   Annual fundraising drawing at 3:00 p.m.

Partial funding support for this event provided by a grant from the Ohio Arts Council.