The old paint is being scraped off of the last section of the 1902 Depot that needs to be painted.
The 1927 caboose will soon have a new paint job and the Heritage Garden has many new plantings.
CHS continues to need your support to get that barn “raised” and restored. Here are items CHS has for sale. If you are interested, please contact us via the Comments page on this website. The mugs are $8 each or 2 for $14. The small Depot print is $2 and the large Depot print is $5. The note cards are $5 each. The book, Milwaukee Then and Now, is $25. Purchase a personalized paver to be placed at the Old Town Hall. Contact CHS through the Comments page for an application.
The Caledonia Historical Society will be holding monthly open houses at the Linwood Park Heritage Village. 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. If there are any food or craft vendors who would be interested in participating in the CHS celebration, email email@example.com.
The Caledonia Historical Society will be holding a Wine Tasting event in the 1902 Depot on October 3rd. Tickets are $25 each or 2 for $40. For tickets, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Caledonia Historical Society holds monthly meetings on the third Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm at the Old Town Hall in Linwood Park. Everyone is welcome.