DELAVAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Exhibit and Resource Center

Now Open:  Wednesday 10 am – 2 pm and Saturday 9 am – 1 pm

Upcoming Events

Programs

Delavan Community Center
Member Meeting:  6:00 pm
Presentation:  6:30 pm
April 18
Delavan Crime: A Look Back
Erik Voss
May 16
Frank Lloyd Wright on Delavan Lake
Frank Landi
June 20
Spring Grove Cemetery Tour
Ryan Schroeder

Community

Cemetery work days resume April 2024

Submit a tree carving application!

Resource Center

Open Hours this week
Wednesday:  10 am – 2 pm
Saturday:  9 am – 1 pm

ANNUAL  MEMBER MEETING
THURSDAY, MAY 2, 2024
RESOURCE CENTER, 6 PM

Get involved today!

I have an idea / submission for the newsletter.

I want to volunteer.

I have a donation of historical value.

I want to donate money.

I want to become a member.

CURRENT PROJECTS

Collection Management System

Just Getting Started

Digitizing the historic collections at the resource center is the next step in preserving the history of Delavan for generations to come!

Muster Tree Carving

Donate Now!

We are all mourning the loss of the Muster Tree.  The Delavan Historical Society is working with a tree carver to create a memorial carving that represents the heroes of the Civil War.

Website Redesign

Ongoing

Basic redesign of the website has begun.  The primary pages are complete, but we have much more in store for our visitors, check back soon!

 

The Delavan Chronicles

Tree Carving Application

Preserve Delavan’s history with a skillful carving that endures as a lasting tribute. Submit your application via email to [email protected] or by mail to PO Box 746, Delavan, WI 53115. Unite in safeguarding Delavan’s memories and beauty as we embark on this new beginning together.