Thanks to the generous donations of the following organizations: WE Energies, the Racine Community Foundation, the Kiwanis Club of Greater Racine, the Red Hat Society, and Natural Resource Technology of Milwaukee, as well as numerous individuals, the Caledonia Historical Society will be able to place the barn/machine shed moved from Botting Rd to Linwood Park on a foundation. The foundation work will be starting soon.
Help support the Caledonia Historical Society and join us for Dinner at the Depot on June 6th at 5:30pm. A buffet dinner will be served. The cost is $20 per person. For more information or to buy your tickets, go to the Contact Us page on this website.
The Caledonia Historical Society will be holding monthly open houses at the Linwood Park Heritage Village starting June 28th. The buildings will be open the 4th Sunday of each month June through September from 1pm until 4pm. The dates are June 28th, July 26th, August 23rd and September 27th. Docents will be available in each building to provide information about the buildings.
The Caledonia Historical Society will be holding it’s next annual “Homecoming Celebration” September 12th and 13th. The theme this year is WWII, and there will be many new and exciting foods and activities. CHS will be honoring all Racine County Veterans at the Homecoming on September 12th. If you are a veteran or would like to enter a veteran that you know for recognition, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the veteran’s name, address, phone number, branch of service, dates served, and number of free admission tickets needed for the veteran and friends and family.
The buildings at Linwood Park Heritage Village are available for rent for special occasions such as weddings, family reunions, graduations or any special event. Docents can be available also to share the history of the buildings and of CHS. Use the Contact Us page to inquire about availability.
The Caledonia Historical Society meets on the third Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm. Starting in May the meetings will be held in the Old Town Hall at the Linwood Park Heritage Village. Everyone is welcome.