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Contact Us

The Hanover-Horton Area Historical Society
105 Fairview
Hanover, MI 49241
PO Box 256
Office Manager - Linda Cossel
Office 517.563.8927
Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00 am - Noon

Email address: [ Hanover Horton Area Historical Society ] (hhahs@frontier.com)

Map & Driving Directions

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2019 Board of Directors TBA

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2019 TENATIVE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Date Event Time Location
JANUARY
18Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
19Bluegrass Bonanza7:00pm-11:00pmEvent Center
24Annual Dinner Meeting6:00pmEvent Center
FEBRUARY
15Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
16Bluegrass Bonanza7:00pm-11:00pmEvent Center
28Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
MARCH
15Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
15-16Organ Restoration Workshop9:00am-5:00pmHerrick Building Workshop
16Bluegrass Bonanza7:00pm-11:00pmEvent Center
16Maple Syrup Festival7:00amEvent Center
16Pancake Breakfast7:00am-noonEvent Center
28Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
APRIL
10Museum Cleaning Days1:00pmConklin Museum
11Museum Cleaning Days9:00amConklin Museum
13Docent Training10:00amConklin Museum
20Bluegrass Bonanza7:00pm-11:00pmEvent Center
25Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
26Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
26-27Organ Restoration Workshop9:00am-5:00pmHerrick Building Workshop
MAY
every SundayMuseum Open1:00pm-5:00pmConklin Museum
11Jackson Co. Museum DayTBAConklin Museum, Park, Event Center
17Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
17-18Organ Restoration Workshop9:00am-5:00pmHerrick Building Workshop
23Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
JUNE
every SundayMuseum Open1:00pm-5:00pmConklin Museum
17Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
21-22Organ Restoration Workshop9:00am-5:00pmHerrick Building Workshop
27Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
JULY
every SundayMuseum Open1:00pm-5:00pmConklin Museum
44th July Festivities/Tractor Pulls7:00am-5:00pmHeritage Park
11-12Jackson Learning FairTBA12:00pm-7:00pm
10:00am-5:00pm
12-13Organ Restoration Workshop9:00am-5:00pmHerrick Building Workshop
19Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
25Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
AUGUST
every SundayMuseum Open9:00am-2:30pmConklin Museum
2-3Organ Rerstoration Workshop9:00am-5:00pmHerrick Building Workshop
22Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
23Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
24-25Rust 'N Dust7:00am-5:00pm
10:00am-4:00pm
Heritage Park
SEPTEMBER
every SundayMuseum Open1:00pm-5:00pmConklin Museum
14Harvest Home & Garden Luncheon9:00am-2:30pm Event Center
20Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
20-21Organ Rerstoration Workshop9:00am-5:00pmHerrick Building Workshop
21Workshop Appreciation LuncheonNoonEvent Center
26Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
OCTOBER
Saturdays/SundaysCorn MazeNoon-6:00pmHeritage Park
every SundayMuseum Open1:00pm-5:00pmConklin Museum
17, 18, 19, 20IROS GatheringTBAMuseum, Park
24Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
25Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
26Bluegrass Bonanza7:00pm-11:00pmEvent Center
TBAPancake BreakfastTBAEvent Center
NOVEMBER
14Board Meeting7:00pmHerrick Building
15Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center
16Bluegrass Bonanza7:00pm-11:00pmEvent Center
DECEMBER
1Christmas Open House1:00pm-4:30pmConklin Museum
14Bluegrass Bonanza7:00pm-11:00pmEvent Center
20Community Potluck6:00pmEvent Center

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Media

YouTube Videos

Each video link will take you to that YouTube video. They will open in a new window.

About Reed Organs

Reed Organs 101- Chapter 5 - Road Trip to the Lee Conklin Reed Organ Museum, 10.00 min, Rodney Jantzi
Volunteers restore organs at the Conklin Reed Organ Museum, 3.25 min, Rodney Jantzi
Conklin Reed Organ Museum - Bell Reed Organ, 2.18 min, Rodney Jantzi
Conklin Reed Organ Museum - Clough & Warren Reed Organ 5.43 min, Rodney Jantzi
Conklin Reed Organ Museum - Violin with Bell Reed Organ, 6.01 min, Rodney Jantzi
Fanfare - Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens - Clough & Warren Reed Organ 2.48 min, Rodney Jantzi

About Local History

Wayside Inn, 3.5 min
Sugar Shack Experience, 5.36 min
Maple Syrup Time, 1.51 min

Past Newsletters

Newsletters, in the form of PDF files, are listed here. They will open in their own window and can be printed from there.

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2016

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2017

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2018

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