A Tribute To Our Military with The Arcanum Wayne Trail Historical SocietyNovember 1, 2014
There will be a ceremony, laying of a wreath at the Veterans Memorial and a display of flags honoring the military. A reception will follow at the Arcanum Wayne Historical Society. View the "Missing Man Table" and other military memorabilia displays. The person(s) you wish to honor will have a small flag with their name attached to the flag. All flags will be displayed on the lawn of the Arcanum Veterans Memorial Park on George St. Information requested: name, rank, branch of service and dates served. Submit in one of three ways: 1. mail to AWTHS, P.O. Box 4, Arcanum, OH 45304 --2. hand deliver to Jerry Kramer, Roth and Co., 601 N. Main St. -- 3. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. If, possible, bring a photo to the Historical Society of the honoree(s) for display at the reception and one for our archives. If only one photo is available we can scan it for our files. Everyone is welcome to the ceremony and also to the reception. Arcanum Wayne Trail Historical Society is dedicated to collecting artifacts and memorabilia of Southern Darke County to have a record of its people and events.
Arcanum Wayne Trail Historical Society/ Memorial Park
123 W. George St.
Arcanum, OH 45304
Candlelight Dinners on the PrairieNovember 8, 2014
Join the Darke County Parks at the table for a meal and experience you won't soon forget. The pioneers will open their home as to prepare a feast in the 18th century style and tradition. This fundraising evening will offer educational glimpses of pioneer skills and traditions, a meal cooked over the hearth fire and served family style, seating in the Log House loft and after-dinner entertainment from a wandering story-teller and musician. All proceeds will be put towards the care of the Log House and cultural programming funds. Age 21 and up, please. Pre-registration required. Cost is $50/person or $90/couple. Fees due October 13.
Shawnee Prairie Preserve Log House
4267 State Route 502 West
Greenville, OH 45331