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A Visit With the Warrens, Early Door County Settlers

The Door County Historical Society will host its Saturday afternoon yesteryear programming with “A Visit With the Warrens, Early Door County Settlers,” presented by Nan & Jerry Krause on Saturday, August 19 at 2:00 in the Vignes School at the … Continue reading

Lime Kilns of Door County

The Door County Historical Society will host its monthly dinner program, “Lime Kilns of Door County” presented by Don Rudolph on Monday, August 28, at the Door County Fire Company in Sturgeon Bay. Lime was an essential ingredient in building … Continue reading

German Festival

Nobody celebrates like the Germans! Germany is intent on preserving its history through its festival traditions with a festival celebration for nearly every occasion throughout the year. In this tradition, the Door County Historical Society  will celebrate mid’ summer with a … Continue reading

Peil Family History

The Door County Historical Society will host its Saturday afternoon yesteryear programming with “The Peil Family – An Immigrant Door County Family,” presented by Lynn Mattke on Saturday, August 5 at 2:00 in the Collins Learning Center at 2041 Michigan … Continue reading

Through Waves & Gales Come Fishermen’s Tales

The Door County Historical Society will host its monthly dinner program, “Through Waves & Gales Come Fishermen’s Tales” presented by Trygvie Jensen on Monday, July 24. The program will include a Fish Boil, with the option of a chicken dinner, … Continue reading