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Aprons; They’re Not Just For Men Anymore

The Door County Historical Society will host its Saturday afternoon yesteryear programming “Aprons: They’re Not Just For Men Anymore” and will be presented by Virginia Feld Johnson on Saturday, July 29 at 2:00 in the one-room Vignes School at the Heritage Village at Big … Continue reading

Button, Button, Who Has the Button? A History of Buttons and How to Collect Them

The Door County Historical Society will host its Saturday afternoon yesteryear programming with “Button, Button, Who Has the Button? A History of Buttons and How to Collect Them” will be presented by Nan Krause and Jane Whiteman on Saturday, July … Continue reading

Root Beer Festival

Celebrate all things Root Beer during the Door County Historical Society’s Root Beer Festival at the Heritage Village at Big Creek in Sturgeon Bay on Saturday, July 8 from 10 am – 3 pm. Although a few adult “beer” festivals … Continue reading

Getting Started with Genealogy

The Door County Historical Society will host its Saturday afternoon yesteryear programming  “Getting Started with Genealogy,” presented by Laura Kayacan on Saturday, July 15 at 2:00 in the lower level of the Collins Learning Center at Crossroads at Big Creek. … Continue reading

Blacksmith for a Day

The Door County Historical Society will present the program “Blacksmith for a Day” on Friday, July 7 or Saturday, July 8 at the Heritage Village at Big Creek in Sturgeon Bay. The program idea came from Heritage Village visitors who … Continue reading