2018 Event Calendar

2017 Event Calendar

BCRHM will be posting exhibits that are at the museum. These exhibits will feature a wide range of the region’s history and culture. The museum will also be hosting educational presentations on the third Saturday of every month at 3:00 P.M. Working With Wool classes will be held on the 2nd Saturday at 2:00 P.M. Please check the schedule below. These presentations are free to the public. Please mark your calendars and plan to attend. Donations are accepted. Note: Subject to change without notice.

Upcoming Museum Exhibits

April and May

Take a Ride on the Interurban

June to Mid August

Battle Creek Baseball and Bailey Park

Mid August to October

Our Military History

November

Real Estate

December

Holiday Traditions

2017 Third Saturday Programs, 3 pm at the Museum

January 21

Old Battle Creek History Via Postcards
Host: Carol Bennet

February 18

Friends of Sojourner Truth
Host: Berverly Fish

March 18

Abe Lincoln
Host: Al Bobrofsky

April 15

The Evolution of Auctions
Host: Brent Belcher⏤Marshall

May 20

Take a Ride on the Interurban (G.R. to B.C.)
Host: Kieth Martin⏤Galesburg

June 17

Battle Creek Baseball and Bailey Park
Host: Terry Newton

July 15

The Morning Mayor of Battle Creek
Host: Dave Eddy

August 19

Air National Guard
Host: Col. Frank J. Walker USAF/ANG Retired
Admissions Liason Officer USAF Academy

September 16

The Four Chaplains WWII⏤memorialized on a stamp
Host: Daniel Boone

October 21

Military in Battle Creek
Host: T.R. Shaw, Jr. Lieutenant Commander, Ret. U.S. Navy

November 18

History of Battle Creek Real Estate 
Host: Bruce Phillips

December 16

Christmas Traditions
Host: June Sims

2018 Third Saturday Programs, 3 pm at the Museum

January 20

KWANZAA
Host: Sam Gray

February 17

LIFE STORY
Host: Maude Bristol

March 17

TRAINS IN OUR AREA
Host: Keith Martin

April 21

BATTLE CREEK MUSICIANS WHO WENT TO GREATER HEIGHTS
Host: Bobby Holly

May 19

MARSHALL POSTAL MUSEUM
Host: Mike Schragg

June 16

United States FLAGS
Host: Jeff Maxson

July 21

CHARLOTTE DuPONT’S STAY AT B.C. SAN ’35 ON
Host: Sandy Ranger

August 18

LUSTRON HOUSES OF BATTLE CREEK
Host: Craig Bishop

September 15

KELLOGG COMMUNITY COLLEGE 1956-2017 
Host: Liz Neumeyer

October 20

STEAM TRACTION ENGINES & THRESHERS
Host: Robb Gillespie

November 17

100 YEARS OF A.A.U.W.
Host: June Sims

December 15

DRAWINGS WITH STORIES
Host: Kurt Thornton

Working With Wool - Classes 2nd Saturday at 2:00 P.M.

The wool Room at the Battle Creek Regional History Museum has a variety or wool roving for sale that can be used in art projects, felting, spinning, weaving, ect. The familyof Mrs. Jill Copper donated the fiber and it includes merino and merino silk blends. In addition to the roving there are a variety of hand and machine spun yarns that are also available, including some mohair yarns. The proceeds from the sale of fiber and yarn go to the museum.

Mrs. Sonja Stampler is conducting the classes. Come join them the second Saturday of any/every month.

February 11- Socks
March 11 - Hat Looming
April 15 - Basic Crochet
May 13 - Trip to the Farm

Watch the searing of goats and sheep

307 W. Jackson Street
Battle Creek, MI. 49037
Call: (269) 964-0750 
Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday Noon. - 5 p.m. 
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