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.
April 27, 2017
Program: Wisconsin's Underwater Treasures
Speaker: Matt Kadow - Wisconsin Maritime Museum
Location: Richfield Fire Hall -2008 Hwy 175
The Wisconsin Maritime Museum is located on the shores of Lake Michigan. It is a place to learn about sailors, shipbuilders, and submariners. The Museum has over 60,000 square feet of space in which to explore Wisconsin’s rich maritime history. The Museum was founded in 1970 as the Manitowoc Submarine Memorial Association to commemorate the maritime heritage of the Manitowoc-Two Rivers area and the submarines built there during World War II. Today it is a leader in preserving the maritime history of Wisconsin and the Great Lakes Region. Mr. Kadow serves as the Education Program Coordinator.
May 25, 2017
Program: Never Curse the Rain
Speaker: Jerry Apps