Enter the doors of the St. Clair Historical Museum and travel back 250 years to the community’s beginning as a British Fort, moving to its days as a Michigan lumbering and brick manufacturing mecca, through its transition to salt purification, and shipbuilding. View artifacts and photographs of the fabulous resorts and hotels that drew guests from all over the world to the beautiful landscape and therapeutic mineral baths. Delve into family histories, city records and directories, newspaper articles, obituaries and documents.
Location: 308 S. 4th St., St. Clair, Michigan
Hours: Tuesdays 9:30 AM to noon
Saturday and Sunday (May through October)
1:30PM – 4:30 PM
Phone: (810) 329-6888
Go Back to School With Us on Thursday, Sept. 18
Put on your school clothes and join Mary Kennedy-Beaudua and Georgiana Closs-Burns (Class of ’57) as they share tales and history of local schools. Hear the stories, hear the interviews, see the newspaper articles. Featured schools will be: Bell, Kennedy, Belle River Mills, Carleton, Keves, Big Hand, Wright, Pink, Poplar Grove, Jones and Adair.
Please bring your photos, artifacts and stories to share.
St. Clair Historical Museum, Thursday, Sept. 18, 7 PM in the Community Room of the Museum located at 308 S. 4th St. in St. Clair. $5 donation; students are free.