SPECIAL GROUP CHALLENGE -
Schedule your appointment to donate for Team Cassius and on the day of the blood drive, register your team on-site with a DCHS member.
First Place: a $100 gift card will be given to the Slayback family in the name of the largest team donating at the blood drive.
Second Place: a $75 gift card will be given to the Slayback family in the name of the second largest team donating at the blood drive.
Third Place: a $25 gift card will be given to the Slayback family in the name of the third largest team donating at the blood drive.
For more information, contact the
Dearborn County Historical Society, Vice President, Jenny Awad at 513 310 8078.
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Contact us today to have DCHS
talk to your group about why #LocalHistoryMatters.
Curious about the progress being made at the Angevine Cabin? The winter was a formidable opponent but we have completed phase 1 of our restoration work at the cabin. We were honored to be the topic of a recent post from Indiana Landmarks about the ongoing project. A final walk through to inspect the new Perma-Chinking was completed by Dearborn County Historical Society board members on Saturday, March 30th. The next step in the process is to repair the porch, including porch railings and floor boards. Thank you to Woodward Woodcare for helping us to restore and protect this valuable landmark, and to all those who donated to make this project possible. Watch for more updates as work on the porch progresses.
Photo credits : Marilee Hamilton, 2019.
Sunday, November 25th, 2:00-4:00
Join us at the historic Vance-Tousey house at 508 West High St., just before the Lawrenceburg tree lighting ceremony, for a family-friendly FREE event.
*A Visit & Pics with Santa by the fireplace at the Angevine Cabin
*Door Prizes include gift certificates for DJ's Bakery, Hickory House BBQ, Strong's Pizzeria/Sugar Shack, Whiskey City Sweet Retreat, & Wang's Hot Chicken
*Crafts at the Boy Scout Cabin
*Vintage Gifts at our holiday shoppes
Have you ever wondered about the stately homes that line Ridge Avenue in Lawrenceburg? Don't miss this exciting chance to tour 4 of these homes.
The homes will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on September 22. Visitors should check in at the City of Greendale building and are free to visit the homes in any order they wish. The owners and volunteers, including members of the Dearborn County Historical Society, will be on hand to answer question and give directions to the next destination.
For more information on the event and the houses click the article below.
The DCHS April Board meeting will be held on Thursday, April 19th, at 7:00 pm at the Lawrenceburg Boy Scout Cabin, 461 West High Street. We will be honoring Eagle Scout George Beiderhake and his Eagle Scout Project that he completed at the Angevine Cabin.