A Visual Tour of the Battle of Perryville

A Visual Tour of the Battle of Perryville

Presented by Tom Nelson, Adjunct Professor, MCC

Tom will be presenting a visual tour of his visit to the Kentucky Civil War battlefield of Perryville. The Battle of Perryville was fought on October 17, 1852 as Confederate General Braxton Bragg attempted to secure Kentucky into the Confederacy. It was the biggest battle in Kentucky during the Civil War. Tom will present the battle in chronological order as it occurred throughout the day.

Admission $7.00, light refreshments are provided.

Haunted Mansion at Pine Grove

Haunted Mansion at Pine Grove

A Family friendly tour of 19th Century customs. Children’s Crafts and light refreshments served in the Schoolhouse after your tour.   Tickets available in the Gift Shop.

4th Annual Grande Night to Remember (Fall Auction)

4th Annual Grande Night to Remember (Fall Auction)

6 – 10 p.m. Saturday, October 7, 2017 – It’s a Black and White Bash! Our 4th annual Grande Night to Remember takes place at the Lafayette Grande Banquet Facility in downtown Pontiac. Tickets are $35 each and include live & silent auction and buffet dinner (cash bar). Tickets: $35 per person (Hurry: Only $30 if purchased by Sep. 22!) Click here to purchase through our online store. Your tickets

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Nose to the Grindstone: Mills of Oakland County

    Dave Decker will present his research on milling in Oakland County from the mid-1800’s through the 1920’s, how mills affected daily life, and how “where you can put the mill” affected the founding of Oakland County’s villages and towns. His research on Dawson’s Mill in Pontiac will be highlighted.

Board Meeting

Held on Wednesday to avoid conflict with the Dream Cruise.

The 2017 Ice Cream Social was a complete disaster!

  …if you missed it!     Because it was a spectacular day. The weather could not have been better. The cakes could not have been more tasty. The hot dogs were…hot dogs (what can we say?). We had a great turnout, with a great crowd – no drunken brawls, no picnic area tables flipped in anger (that’s a first), our porch talks went off without a hitch – great

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Annual Ice Cream Summer Social

Annual Ice Cream Summer Social

Our annual Summer Ice Cream Social is a major fundraiser for the society, and offers a lot of fun for the entire family. $7.00 per person or $15.00 per family. Click here to get the details!