Richfield Historical Society

Richfield, WI


Richfield Historical Society Monthly Programs

Everyone is welcome to attend the Richfield Historical Society's (RHS) interesting programs presented monthly. The programs are held the 4th Thursday during the months of January–May; September–November. The November date may vary due to Thanksgiving. The programs start at 7pm and are held at the Richfield Fire Hall, 2008 State Road 175, Richfield, WI 53076.

The programs range from authors to impersonators to experts on various topics. There is something for everyone. Light refreshments are served after the program. No charge; donations appreciated to support the RHS projects.

Thursday, March 22, 2018
Jim Draeger: “Fill ‘Er Up: The Glory Days of Wisconsin Gas Stations”

Jim Draeger has worked in the field of historic preservation and architecture at the Wisconsin Historical Society for more than 20 years. From roadside architecture to Northwoods resorts, Jim celebrates the importance of ordinary buildings to our daily lives through his research, writing, and lectures. He is the State Historic Preservation Officer at the Wisconsin Historical Society. Jim is based at the Society's headquarters in Madison.



Thursday, April 26, 2018             
Bill Volkert: “History, Ecology & Indian History of Horicon Marsh “

Thursday, May 24, 2018              
Susan Apps Bodilly: "One Room Schools: Stories from the Day of 1 Room,
1 Teacher, 8 Grades"

Thursday, September 27, 2018     
Sally Jacobs: “McCormick & International Harvester Farming Equipment” 

Thursday, October 25, 2018
Richard Carlton Haney: “When is Daddy Coming Home? An American Family During WWII”  

Thursday, November 15, 2018
Jessica Michna: “ Margaret Cummins - Christmas at Balmoral”


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