Society News

OCHA First Meeting

The first meeting of the Oakland County History Alliance (soon to have a different name). Here is the agenda: – Meet and greet – Presentation – what the OCHA is all about – Discussion: Structure of the organization, participation levels, meeting frequency, and in general how we all want this

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Pine Grove Closed – Snow Days!

Baby, it’s cold outside. And the Pontiac School District sets our schedule – we follow along. Pine Grove is closed Tuesday January 29th and Wednesday January 30th due to the weather. Here’s hoping for Thursday!

Pine Grove Closed – Snow Day!

The Pontiac School District is closed today due to road conditions, and since the schools are closed, well then so are we. Please stay safe out there, we will be open Thursday, weather permitting.   Photo of the Pine Grove campus, circa 1920. Courtesy of the David C Wallace Collection,

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Confederate Postage in the Civil War – Tom Nelson

Confederate Postage in the Civil War Presented by Tom Nelson, Adjunct Professor at MCCC – Tom will be presenting a slide show of the history of the Confederate States postal system during the Civil War. At first the South used pre-war postage stamps and local provisionals. By June 1861 the System

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Victorian Open House

A Wisner Family Celebration When: Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 1 to 4 PM at  Pine Grove 405 Cesar E Chavez Pontiac, MI 48342 Admission: $7 per person, $15 per family of 5. Tour Governor Moses Wisner’s home all decked out in Victorian splendor! Visit with Good Old St. Nick,

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