How to date your Historic House/Building with Tyler Moll

Copeland Center 2306 Fourth Street, Wyandotte, Michigan

Architectural historian Tyler Moll will present on techniques to use when trying to figure out how old your house or building is. This includes using stylistic evidence, deeds, tax records, maps, and many other available resources to try and nail down a date. Attendees will learn all the places to look and how fun and ... Read more

The Chautauqua Movement: It’s Origins, Impact & Presence in Michigan with Jim Craft

Copeland Center 2306 Fourth Street, Wyandotte, Michigan

The Chautauqua Movement began at Lake Chautauqua in western New York in 1874. Initially, it was a two-week encampment for training Sunday school teachers. Within a few years, it had evolved into a summer long resort community providing the American Protestant Middle Class with a wholesome option for using the emerging phenomenon of summer vacation. ... Read more