Teddy Roosevelt

“Teddy Roosevelt” makes a personal appearance at the Southeast Ohio History Center on Saturday, October 22nd! You don’t want to miss this opportunity to ask

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Third Annual Southeast Ohio History Day

This year we are showcasing Harvesting and Agricultural Heritage of Southeast Ohio.  Please join us at the Burr Oak Lodge on Saturday, November 12th from

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Archaeology Month Returns

Join us for a month of excellent programming during Archaeology Month!  We have partnered with Ohio University and Wayne National Forest this year to bring

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Military History Asylum Tours Set

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 13th, 2:00-4:00p.m.  (Sold out) SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19th, 2:00-4:00p.m.-Still available In honor of Veterans Day this year join us for our first Asylum Tour

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Construction update 9.29.2016

The end of September sees the construction moving forward. We sure have made a mess but sometimes you have to deconstruct in order to modernize

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Folk Songs Across National Boundaries comes to SEO History Center

Come for an enchanting evening of Folk Songs Friday, September 30th, 6pm at The Southeast Ohio History Center, 24 West State Street, Athens, Ohio. Jack

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Singing About Times Bygone Concert FRIDAY, SEPT. 18TH 7-8PM

Please join us for a special concert by the SATB singers this Friday, September 18th from 7-8pm here at the History Center, located at 24

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September update on Construction and remodeling

Here it is already September and we at the History Center are working to the daily sounds of saws, hammers and large machinery! Many things

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“The Escape of Jane” featuring Patricia Thomas with special guest stars Saturday, August 27th at SEO History Center!

On Saturday, August 27th at 6:00pm you will have the opportunity to see Patricia Thomas’s theatrical adaptation of the book “The Escape of Jane” by

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15th Annual SEO Dulcimer Festival Oct. 14-16

The Federal Valley Resource Center, located at 8225 State Route 329 in Stewart, Ohio presents the 15th Annual Southeast Ohio Dulcimer Festival on October 14-16,

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Dinner on Rock Mill Covered Bridge

Does dinner under the canopy of one of Ohio’s beautiful covered bridges sound like your idea of the perfect night out?  Join the Fairfield County

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Kilvert Historic Families Celebration

Come discover the rich multicultural history of the Kilvert area Saturday, August 6, 2016, beginning at 1;00pm at the Kilvert Community Center. Interested in cultural

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Brew Week Schedule of Tours & Events

It’s time again to dust off that beer stein and get ready for a whole bunch of excellent craft brews! This year we here at

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Raiders on the Ohio press conference coming to Athens

The Raiders on the Ohio© campaign invites you to attend a Press Conference to announce the Athens County Story Telling Oral History Town Hall Event When:             

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JULY UPDATE ON CONSTRUCTION AND REMODELING

JULY UPDATE- July has been a very busy month here, so many positive things going forward!  The construction crews are here working on the elevator

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Appalachian Population History Project program this Saturday!

For additional information, please contact: Little Cities of Black Diamonds Council P.O. Box 128, Shawnee, OH 43782 lcbdohio@gmail.com The Athens County Historical Society is pleased

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Behind the scenes Tour June 11th

Join us for a Behind the Scenes tour of the Southeast Ohio History Center, a work in progress. The History Center is located at 24

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ACHS&M Annual Meeting Information

Greetings ACHS&M Members! The Athens County Historical Society and Museum’s Annual meeting will be held on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 2:00pm at the Shade

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Free Historic Organ Concert June 12th at First Presbyterian Church

      This information was provided by Janice Robison, Organist, First Presbyterian Church, Athens, Ohio “From Sea to Shining Sea” is an organ and

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ASYLUM TOUR FOR APRIL 17TH CANCELED

Due to a death in the family, the Asylum Tour scheduled for this Sunday, April 17th has to be canceled.  We regret the inconvenience and

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Cosette Byron Jarvis- An evening with her art

The public is cordially invited to an art exhibit featuring painting by the late Cosette Byron Jarvis of Stewart.  The Federal Valley Resource Center in

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Update on big changes for the Southeast Ohio History Center

See the progress of turning a church into a history center!   Work has been underway for months, moving, deconstructing, renovating and preparing the First

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The Confederate Government and Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln

Decapitating the Union: Jefferson Davis, Judah Benjamin and the Plot to Assassinate Lincoln. Presented by the Ohio Civil War Round Table Author and Attorney John

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Cutler Community Center & The Multicultural Genealogical Center of Chesterhill present “Our Heritage and Legacy” Event

SATURDAY APRIL 30th, FROM 10:00 AM UNTIL 3PM CUTLER COMMUNITY CENTER “OUR HERITAGE AND LEGACY” AN EXCHANGE OF LOCAL HISTORY PART VIII PUBLIC EVENT –

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Athens County Family History book of 1987 available now!

1987 Athens County Family History Book Complied by Beverly Schumacher and Mary L. Bowman. This reprint of the 1987 original contains 310 pages with an

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