LOUISA COUNTY, IOWA

LOUISA COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

609 N. James L. Hodges Ave. (U.S. Highway 61)
P.O Box 302, Wapello IA 52653
Phone: 319-527-5247
E-mail: LCHS@louisacomm.net

Hours: Thursday, Friday, Sunday 1-4 p.m. March thru October
or by appointment.
Center is closed on major holidays and during the months of November, December, January & February

COME VISIT our Museum with Genealogy Library, One-Room County School House and Country Church.

Special exhibits include Native Amerian Artifacts, a Salute to our Armed Forces, Toy Room, Grandma's Bedroom
& Photo Collection of People and Places in Louisa County.
Group Tours may be arranged. Admission is free, however donations are appreciated.

The facilities include the Louisa Stage and a dining room which is available to rent for gatherings.
The Country Church is also available for special events and weddings.

The purpose of the Louisa County Historical Society shall be to discover, collect and preserve, and disseminate the history and cultures of the County of Louisa in eastern Iowa.

MEMBERSHIP FORM
 
GENEALOGY LIBRARY

LIBRARY CATALOG
 

SCHEDULE OF SPECIAL EVENTS 2019

March Membership Soup Supper Fri., March 15, 5:30 p.m.
  Board Meeting Wed., March 20
  Trip to Cantril Thurs., March 28
  Keck Players Performance March 29, 30, 31st
April 4th Grade Field Trip ~ Wapello Wed., April 3th
  4th Grade Field Trip ~ Morning Sun Wed., April 10th
  4th Grade Field Trip ~ Columbus Junction Wed., April 17th
  4th Grade Field Trip ~ L & M Wed., April 24th
  Board Meeting Wed., April 17th
  Flea Market & Huge Bake Sale. Lunch served 11:30 to 1 pm. Outside Vendors Wanted. Call 319-729-2882 Fri., April 19th and Sat., April 20th 8 am to 4 pm
  "Woman's Day Trip" to Kalona Quilt Show. Drivers needed. Fri., April 26
May The Great Outdoor Adventure. Programs including a few fishing tales, versatile hunting dogs; speaker from Odessa DNR, Wildlife Biologist for Pheasants Forever; displays of rods & reels, fishing tackle, old motors and more. Speakers include: Tom Woodruff, John Guyer, Todd & Holly Shutt and Andy Robbins Odessa DNR. For more information call Todd Shutt at 319-572-1522. All donations go toward building the "Fising shack" at LCHS. Sat., May 4th, 2 pm to 4:30 pm
  Board Meeting Wed., May 15th
  Blue R. V. Museum Bus May 16, 17, 18 & 19th
  Armed Forces Day. Lunch served. Sat., May 18th
June Tea Time Thurs., June 6th
  Flea Market Fri., June 14th and Sat., June 15th.
  Seeet Creation Day Camp Tues., June 18th or Thurs., June 20th
July Small Museum Meeting To be announced.
  Board Meeting Wed., July 17th
  Louisa County Fair July 22 - 27th
August Car Show & Variety Show Sat., August 3th
  Day Camp Wed., August 7th
  Flea Market Frid., August 16th and Sat., August 17th
  Board Meeting Wed., August 21st
September Board Meeting Wed., September 18th
  Fall Festival Sat., September 21st
October Civil War Days
Featuring SEICWRT, Barb Duder & Sid Champion
Sat., October 5th
  Machinery From The Past Sunday, October 20th
November The Museum Closes for the Season November 1st.
  Keck Players Performance November 15, 16 & 17th
  Board Meeting Wed., November 20th

Page updated June 15, 2019

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