FCHS Meetings & Events 2015
All meetings are held at the Fulton County Museum unless otherwise
noted. You are urged to attend all meetings, whether you are a member or
not. Bring friends, neighbors, family, invite everyone! The public is always
welcome. The meetings are educational and fun! All FCHS activities are
family-oriented and children are welcome! Notice that all are now on
Sunday afternoons and normally 3rd or 4th Sundays.

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Fulton County Historical Society Calendar
FCHS Meetings & Events 2015

All meetings are held at the Fulton County Museum unless otherwise noted. You are
urged to attend all meetings, whether you are a member or not. Bring friends,
neighbors, family, invite everyone! The public is always welcome. The meetings are
educational and fun! All FCHS activities are family-oriented and children are
welcome! “Notice that all meetings are now on Sunday afternoons, usually 3rd or 4th
Sundays.”

Mar. 14 Sat. 7 a.m. to 11 am. – Breakfast Buffet – All-you-can-eat at the museum.  
Buffet  includes Biscuits & Sausage Gravy, Scrambled Eggs, Ham, Hash Browns,
French Toast,  Fruit, and Drinks. Free admission to the Living History Faire on
Sat. if you eat  breakfast here.
Mar. 14-15  Sat. 9-5 p.m. Sun. 9-3 p.m. Living History Faire
Apr. 19 Sun. 2 p.m.  Karla Gregory – Digging for dinosaurs
Apr. 25-26 Sat. 10-5 p.m. and Sun. 10-4 p.m.  Redbud Trail Rendezvous
Apr. 29    Wed. 4:30-7:00 p.m.  Hap’s Chicken Bash Fundraiser
May 24 Sun. 2 p.m.  Program:  Veterans Program – R
obert Bridge WWII Veteran
                 Committee Chair: Lola Riddle, Peggy Van Meter
June 19-21 Fri.-Sat. 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Historical Power Show.
Includes Toy Show, Food, Flea Market & Craft vendors, tractor pulls.
Aug. 23 Sun. 2 p.m. – Program
: Sharon Dillman - Frances Slocum
Sept. 5 & 12 Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Work days - get grounds ready, repair booths for
Trail of  Courage. Earn free admission by working four hours. Bring picnic or sack
lunch to eat in museum or in the woods.
Sept. 18 Fri. 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Trail School Day - School tours of Trail of Courage
demonstrators & crafters.
Sept. 18 Fri. 7:30 p.m. Annual meeting of Potawatomi Trail of Death Assn.
 Meeting will be in  Fulton County Museum's Reference Room. All interested
persons invited to come.
Sept. 19-20 Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. – Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Trail of Courage Living
History Festival.
Oct. 16-17 & Oct. 23-24 & Oct. 30-31 Fri & Sat.  7:30 p.m.-until finished. Haunted
Woods Trail.  THREE  WEEKENDS!  For our 10th anniversary.
Nov. 22 Sun.
1 p.m. Carry-In meal (meat & drinks provided)  and  Annual
Meeting at
2 p.m., election of officers, awards to volunteers & donors.  
Program:  Shultz Girls playing baby grand piano from the Arlington Hotel.
Committee: Melinda Clinger

You are invited to attend these meetings too!

Potawatomi Trail of Death Assn. Meetings 2015
Sept. 18 Fri. 7:30 p.m. Annual meeting of Potawatomi Trail of Death Assn. Meeting will
be in Fulton County Museum's Reference Room.
                                                                              
FCHS Genealogy Meetings in 2015
Apr. 12 Sun. 2:30 p.m Free 4H & scouts genealogy research at the Fulton County
Museum.  Interested persons of all ages are welcome.
May 9  Sat. 2 p.m.   Bill Holder – Geographic Information System, cemeteries care
and research at Fulton County Museum.     
Aug. 11 Tues. at 2 p.m.  Visit Fulton, Indiana Library. Meet at 1:30 at Big R parking lot
next to the carwash to carpool.
Nov. 10 Tues. at noon at VFW Restaurant at Lake Manitou, annual meeting, election,
plans for next year. Program: Show & Tell.
      
Blacksmiths
Meet at Sutton Terock Blacksmith Shop beside FCHS round barn to demonstrate
during festivals & teach iron working and blacksmithing the second Sat. of each
month at 9 a.m. Persons interested in joining the group to learn please contact
Forgemaster: Fred Oden 574-223-3508.

Fulton County Historical Power Association – 2015
Meet the second Tuesday of each month  in Fulton County Museum. Public is
welcome!
March 7 Sat. 3:30 – 7:30 p.m.  Fish & Chicken Fry by Dan’s from Huntington at
museum.
June 19-21 Fri. - Sat. 9 a.m.- 8 p.m. Sun. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Historical Power Show on
FCHS grounds.
Nov. 15 Sun. Toy Show, at the museum, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Dec. 5 Sat. 6 p.m. Annual Banquet carry- in supper followed by awards and elections
at museum.

Put these events on your 2015 calendar!
History Faire inside museum Mar. 14-15, 2015
25th annual Redbud Trail Rendezvous  Apr 25-26, 2015
13th annual Fulton County Historical Power Show
June 19-20-21, 2015
40th annual Trail of Courage Living History Festival
Sept. 19-20, 2015
10th annual Haunted Woods Trail
Oct. 16-17, 23-24, & Oct. 30-31, 2015

Now is the time.          Dues are due for 2015.
Please don't drop out now.
For further information contact:
Fulton County Historical Society, Inc.              
             37 E 375 N  Rochester IN  46975
             Phone 574-223-4436  Email: fchs@rtcol.com
            Website : www.fultoncountyhistory.org  

2015 Association and
Club Schedules
You are invited to attend these
meetings too!

Potawatomi Trail of Death Assn.
Meetings 2015
Sept. 18 Fri. 7:30 p.m. Annual
meeting of Potawatomi Trail of
Death Assn. Meeting will be in  
Museum's Reference Room.

FCHS Genealogy Meetings
Nov. 10-Tues. 12 noon – lunch at
VFW Restaurant  to elect officers &
plan.

Blacksmiths
Meet at Sutton Terock Blacksmith
Shop beside FCHS round barn to
demonstrate & teach iron working
and blacksmithing the second Sat.
of each month at 9 a.m.
Public is welcome!

Fulton County Historical Power
Association – 2015
Meet the second Tuesday of  each
month at the  Fulton County
Museum.
Annual meeting 1st Sat. in Dec.  
Public is welcome!


Put these events on your
2015 calendar!

25th annual Redbud
Trail Rendezvous
Apr 25-26, 2015

13th annual Fulton County
Historical Power Show
June 19-20-21, 2015

40th annual Trail of Courage
Living History Festival
Sept. 19-20, 2015

Now is the time. Dues are due for
2015.
Please don't drop out now.
Welcome
Fulton County Historical Society
Located in North Central Indiana
Interesting in learning more about
the association or any of the other
clubs, please contact:

Melinda Clinger, Museum Director

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