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Kimball House Open House
Sunday, October 24
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.
 
Special Event: Liz Neumeyer will be signing her new book "What's In a Name" an anthology of (more than 150) Scene articles on local history
 
Admission for non-members is $5.00; Students is $3.00.



Military Display in Honor of our Veterans
Sunday, November 14
Military Display in Honor of our Veterans  (BC Area)
Open House from 1:00 to 4:00.  Military Display, Veterans FREE admission. 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.


Volkstrauertag
Sunday, November 21
Volkstrauertag  (BC Area)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Fort Custer National Cemetery, Section B
During  WWII 4,000 German prisoners of war were housed at Camp Custer in Battle Creek.  While at the fort, 26 POWs were killed in a truck/train accident.  Since 1953, these soldiers have been honored on Germany's Day of National Mourning (Volksrauertag) by American and German veterans.  For more information, please contact Randy O'Neil at 269-303-9994.


Military Display in Honor of our Veterans
Sunday, November 28
Military Display in Honor of our Veterans  (BC Area)
Open House from 1:00 to 4:00.  Celebrate Sojourner Truth. 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 4 through Sunday, December 5
Kimball House Christmas Open House  (HSBC)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
196 Capital Ave., NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
"Our Holiday Thank You" to the community from the Historical Society of Battle Creek.
Look for some special holiday events outside of the Kimball House this year.