KCHS Events for Summer 2019

KCHS Calendar Summer 2019

Sunday June 9: The following museums open:

  • Bammert Blacksmith Shop opens, M-26 Phoenix, 8 AM–6 PM daily
  • Phoenix Church of the Assumption opens, U.S. 41 Phoenix, 8 AM–6 PM daily
  • Eagle Harbor Lighthouse Complex opens, including the Eagle Harbor Lighthouse, Commercial Fishing Museum, Maritime Museum, and the Keweenaw History Museum; Hours for June, Sept., and October are 12-5 PM with docents present. July and August hours are 10 AM-5 PM , Mon-Sat and Noon-5 on Sunday, with docents present. Adult admission $5, children   and KCHS members free
  • Life-Saving Museum at Eagle Harbor – from 9 AM to 6 PM daily.
  • Rathbone Schoolhouse opens, Eagle Harbor, 10 AM–5 PM, daily
  • Central Mine Visitor Center, House #61 and House #25 open, 9 AM–5 PM daily, Docents present when available
Wednesday June 12: – Eagle River Museum opens, Eagle River Community Center, open Wed./Fri./Sat. 12–4 PM, Docents present
Saturday, June 15– School at Gay museum opens, Gay, Michigan, regular hours -Wed. and Sat. 12–3 PM, docents present
Thursday, July 4: School at Gay Museum Special Open House, Gay Michigan, open. 1-4 PM, docents present
Tuesday July 9: Adventures in History: Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Dance Troupe, The Meaning Behind the Dance: An exhibition of Ojibwe cultural dances, Eagle River Museum, Eagle River Museum, Houghton Township Community Building, 7–9 PM   [FREE: Donations Appreciated]
See the Adventures in History web page or flyer for details
Sunday, July 14: Blessing of the Animals, Phoenix Church, 1:30–3:30 PM
Wednesday, July 17: Adventures in History: Robin Hammer Mueller, Prehistoric Copper Researcher & Paul Schanen, Author of PatinaPrehistoric Copper Metalworking Highlighting the Ancient Copper Pit at the Delaware Mine and Mine Tour, Wednesday, July 17, 6:00 PM–8 PM Delaware Mine, Delaware MI Fee: $12.00($10 KCHS members)
See the Adventures in History web page or flyer for details
Wednesday, July 24: Adventures in History,Ginny Simmons Ellis, One Family at Central: More about Etta Hancock’s story, Wednesday, July 24, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM,  Central Mine Methodist Church Fee: $6.00 ($5 KCHS members)
See the Adventures in History web page or flyer for details.
Thursday, July 25: Adventures in History,Geology and Central Mine: A Walking Trail, Thursday Afternoon July 25, 2:00 PM –5 PM,  Central Mine Visitor Center,  Fee: $6.00 ($5 KCHS members)
See the Adventures in History web page or flyer for details.
Sunday, July  28: 113 th Annual Central Church Reunion and Cornish Tea, Central Mine; church services at 9 & 11 AM, Cornish Tea at Visitor’s Center 10 AM–1 PM
Wednesday, August 7: Adventures in History, Alden Steck’s Copper Country Art: A Preview , Wednesday, August 7, 6:00 – 8:00 PM Houghton Township Community Building, Eagle River. Free.
See the Adventures in History web page or flyer for details.
Friday, August 9: Jazz Central, jazz concert at Central Mine, upper parking lot, 6-10 PM  For all the details press the following link to see the official Jazz Central Flyer:  Jazz Central Poster
Saturday-Sunday, August 10-11: Eagle Harbor Art Fair, Saturday 10 AM-5 PM, Sunday 12-4 PM
Sunday, August 18: Phoenix Church Open House, 1-4 PM
Saturday, August 31: Adventures in History, Eagle River Museum Volunteers,
Bessie Phillips Day and Eagle River Tour,Saturday Aug 31, 1:00 PM -3:00 PM Houghton Township Community Building Fee: $6.00 ($5 KCHS members)
See the Adventures in History web page or flyer for details.
Sunday, September 1: Annual Memorial Mass, Phoenix Church, 1:30 PM
Wednesday, September 11: Adventures in History, Neil Woodward in Concert, September 11, Copper Harbor Community Building, Copper Harbor, 7-9 PM  [FREE: Donations Appreciated]
See the Adventures in History web page or flyer for details.
Sunday, September 15: KCHS Annual Dinner, at the Keweenaw Mountain Lodge, US-41, Copper Harbor, MI, 5-8 PM  [Details to be announced later]
Saturday, September 28: Adventures in History, Cider Making Workshop at Central,  U.S 41 at Central Road, 10-3 PM, Fee: $6.00 ($5 KCHS members), (Hot pasty, $6.00 extra – please reserve the pasty when pre-registering)
See the Adventures in History web page or flyer for details.
Sunday October 13: All Museums Close for the Season

 

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