Historical Society of Battle Creek
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100 Years of A.A.U.W., June Sims
Saturday, November 17
100 Years of A.A.U.W., June Sims  (BC Area)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
307 W Jackson St., Battle Creek, MI 49037


Sojourner Truth Celebration
Sunday, November 18
Sojourner Truth Celebration  (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 is furnished 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.
Recommended donation for adults is $5.00


Sunday, November 18
Kimball House 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 is furnished 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.
Recommended donation for adults is $5.00


Volkstrauertag
Sunday, November 18
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 an 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.



Youth for Truth
Saturday, December 1
Youth for Truth  (STI)
1:00 pm to 4:15 pm
Battle Creek Area Math and Science Center
A teen led three-hour event celebrating the values for which Sojourner Truth stood.  Hosted by the Sojourner Truth Institute.


Kimball House Christmas Open House
Sunday, December 2
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 is furnished 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.
Recommended donation for adults is $5.00


Kimball House Christmas Open House
Sunday, December 9
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 is furnished 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.
Recommended donation for adults is $5.00


Drawings with Stories, Kurt Thornton
Saturday, December 15
Drawings with Stories, Kurt Thornton  (BC Area)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
307 W Jackson St., Battle Creek, MI 49037



Sunday, January 6, 2019
Kimball House 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 is furnished 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.
Recommended donation for adults is $5.00