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Art in the Square

The Forest County Museum is now closed for the season. A big thanks to everyone that volunteered as a museum docent over the summer! Your last chance to check out the historic house museum is Saturday, September 20th, when we will open for everyone attending “Art in the Park” at the Forest County Courthouse square. …

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Best in Show

The Forest County Historical and Genealogical Society booth at the Forest County Fair received a “Best in Show” ribbon! Thanks in a large part to Sandy Plummer, who crafted many of the story boards and Pete Davison who helped set up the booth.

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Forest County Fair

The Forest County Fair is taking place this weekend September 5th-7th at the fairgrounds in Crandon, Wisconsin. The Forest County Historical Society has a booth set up so check out the displays to learn more about Forest County history.

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Historic Crandon Cemetery Tour and Wisconsin Author Visit

On Monday, August 25th at 6:00 pm the Crandon Public Library and Forest County Historical and Genealogical Society will be hosting a Cemetery Tour. Amanda Flannery, Local History Clerk, will guide you through the historic Lakeside Cemetery in Crandon, Wisconsin. The tour will feature the final resting place of prominent county figures, Civil War veterans, …

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August Meeting-Open to the Public

NOTICE OF MEETING FOREST COUNTY HISTORICAL AND GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY Place: Crandon Public Library 110 Polk Street Crandon, Wi 54520 Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014 Time: 7:00: p.m. AGENDA: 1. Roll Call of Board Members 2. Public introductions and comments 3. Greater Green Bay Community Foundation 4. Minutes of July 24, 2014 5. Treasurer’s Report 6. …

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