Society News

Underground Railroad Historic Site Tour

Due to high demand, historian Willie Payne and the Oakland County Historical Society will conduct a second Underground Railroad Historic Site Tour. You will explore sites in Pontiac, Orchard Lake, Walled Lake, Farmington and Detroit used to harbor southern fugitive slaves and hear stories of how local abolitionists helped them

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5th Annual Dinner and Auction: Saddle Up!

Saddle Up! . A Dinner & Auction to benefit Oakland County Pioneer & Historical Society, Pine Grove Historical Museum and the Wisner House. When: Friday, October 5, 2018 6 P.M. – 10 p.m. Where: Lafayette Grande Banquet Facility 1 Lafayette, Downtown Pontiac Buffet Dinner/Cash Bar Live & Silent Auctions Tickets: $40 per person

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Pine Grove Closed – Christmas Week!

All of us here at Pine Grove, home of the Oakland County Pioneer & Historical Society, wish you a joyous Holiday Season and a prosperous New Year! We will be closed Christmas week to celebrate with our families. We hope to see you again to start the new year when

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Pine Grove Closed – Snow Day

It’s a snow day! The Pine Grove campus is closed today due to snow.   In general, when Pontiac Schools close due to snow, so do we.   Have a great day!

Victorian Open House

Our annual Victorian Open House is a major fundraiser for us, and a wonderful Holiday season event. See this page for details!