Upcoming Events

Orchard Lake Museum Open House
Sunday, July 8, 2018 1-4 pm, Orchard Lake Museum, 3951 Orchard Lake Road
Permanent exhibits will be featured interpreting local area history and culture. Hands-on activities. No charge.

Appreciation Reception
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 6-8 pm, Orchard Lake Museum, 3951 Orchard Lake Road
Members, supporters, & volunteers are invited for refreshments to this GWBHS appreciation reception. Complimentary drawing ticket included for choice of multiple prizes. RSVP by July 9 to rsvp@gwbhs.org or 248.518.0871.

Vintage Cars Open House
Sunday, August 12, 2018 1-4 pm, Orchard Lake Museum, 3951 Orchard Lake Road
Interested in seeing and learning about vintage cars? View an exhibit about early auto entrepreneur Walter Flanders, who summered in West Bloomfield. All are welcome to bring vintage cars for a showcase in the parking lot. Permanent exhibits will be featured interpreting local area history and culture. Hands-on activities. No charge.

One-Room Schoolhouse Open House
Sunday, September 9, 2018 1-4 pm, Orchard Lake Museum, 3951 Orchard Lake Road
Ray Lucas shares research about one-room schoolhouses in Oakland County, with plot maps dating back to 1872, with over 40 photos of schoolhouses that are still in existence. Permanent exhibits will be featured interpreting local area history and culture. Hands-on activities. No charge.

Carriages to Cars
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 7 pm, West Bloomfield Library Main Meeting Room, 4600 Walnut Lake Road
Mike West illustrates the rise and fall of the carriage industry, the beginning of motor vehicle manufacturing, and the reminders that can be still be seen today. Sponsored with West Bloomfield Township Library. No charge.

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Complete list of 2017 events