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Mural Dedication at Regional History Museum
Saturday, August 15
Mural Dedication at Regional History Museum  (BC Area)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
307 W. Jackson St., Battle Creek, MI
The 2008 mural was moved from the Fort Custer Industrial Park.  A new addition will be unveiled by artist Conrad Kaufman.  As part of the dedication program, the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi tribe will be providing entertainment.  The public is asked to wear protective masks and practice social distancing.


Women in Their Own Voices by Readers Theater
Sunday, August 16
Women in Their Own Voices by Readers Theater  (STI)
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
196 Capital Ave., NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
Open House from 1:00 to 4:00. Hear pioneer women reminisce in their own words. Come early or stay after the presentation to tour this Queen Anne style mansion with period furnishings. Staffed by HSBC volunteers to conduct tours and answer questions.
Admission for non-members is $5.00; Students is $3.00.



Annual Meeting of Sojourner Truth Institute
Sunday, September 20
Annual Meeting of Sojourner Truth Institute  (STI)
1:00 pm to 4:15 pm
196 Capital Ave., NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
Open House from 1:00 to 4:00. Annual Meeting of the Historical Society of Battle Creek at 2:00.  Featured speaker is Kimberly Holly who will talk about the Sojourner Truth Institute future along with a youth choir.. Staffed by HSBC volunteers to conduct tours and answer questions.  Hosted by the Sojourner Truth Institute.
Admission for non-members is $5.00; Students is $3.00.



Kimball House Open House
Sunday, October 4
Kimball House Open House  (HSBC)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
196 Capital Ave., NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
Open House from 1:00 to 4:00. Tour this Queen Anne style mansion with period furnishings. Staffed by HSBC volunteers to conduct tours and answer questions.
Admission for non-members is $5.00; Students is $3.00.


Penniman Castle
Sunday, October 18
Penniman Castle  (HSBC)
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Open House from 1:00 to 4:00.  A talk by Martin Ashley on a unique residence in Battle Creek.  Come early or stay after the presentation to tour this Queen Anne style mansion with period furnishings. Staffed by HSBC volunteers to conduct tours and answer questions.
Admission for non-members is $5.00; Students is $3.00.



Kimball House Open House
Sunday, November 1
Kimball House Open House  (HSBC)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
196 Capital Ave., NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
Open House from 1:00 to 4:00. Tour this Queen Anne style mansion with period furnishings. Staffed by HSBC volunteers to conduct tours and answer questions.
Admission for non-members is $5.00; Students is $3.00.


Life During the Great Depression
Saturday, November 14 through Sunday, November 15
Life During the Great Depression  (HSBC)
2:00 am to 3:00 pm
Open House from 1:00 to 4:00.  KCC Students will give a talk at 2:00 PM, Sunday, on Life During the Great Depression.  Come early or stay after the presentation to tour this Queen Anne style mansion with period furnishings. Staffed by HSBC volunteers to conduct tours and answer questions.
Admission for non-members is $5.00; Students is $3.00.



Kimball House Christmas Open House
Saturday, December 12 through Sunday, December 13
Kimball House Christmas Open House  (HSBC)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
196 Capital Ave., NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
This Victorian era home, in the Queen Anne style in period furnishings to reflect the upper-middle class lifestye from 1886 to the beginning of the first World War.  Rooms also display artifacts relating to Sojourner Truth, the Battle Creek Sanitarium and the Kellogg company.  Staffed by HSBC volunteers to conduct tours and answer questions.
FREE ADMISSION - "Our Holiday Thank You" to the community from the Historical Society of Battle Creek.