Programs

Museum Hours:  May, Sept , & Oct open on Saturday from 10-3 p.m. and Sunday 12- 4 p.m. Summer Months – June – July – Aug  open every day except Monday.  Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 10-3 p.m. and Sunday 12- 4 p.m. Price: Adults – 5.00; Senior Citizens – $4.00; Youth 13 -18 – $3.00 and free for children 12 years and under, accompanied by an adult.  Tours welcome by appointment.


 Program Meeting Schedule

All meetings are held in the Society Meeting Room at the Laning-Young Building, 9 Case Avenue, Norwalk at 7 p.m.

February 18, 2015          “Antique Stocks and Bonds”

Bill Knadler, one of our own Firelands Historical Trustees and former Norwalk Fireman will present the program. Bill started collecting obsolete stocks and bonds in 1987. He has extensive collection of American stocks and bonds dating from 1776 to the present with a strong emphasis on Ohio material.  He has at least on stock or bond from every county in Ohio and every state in the U.S.

March 18, 2015                  “Jay Cooke”

John Hildebrant, a freelance writer of historical literature will present the program.  Jay Cooke was  a  Sandusky native and was well known as a Civil War Financier.

April 15, 2015            “Body by Fisher”

Presentation to be given at the Fisher-Titus Learning Center in the Ernsthausen Performing Arts Center, Shady Lane Drive, Norwalk, Ohio at 7 p.m.

The program a documentary video about the Fisher Bros. will be presented by WGTE Toledo TV station. The program explains the Fisher Brothers, Norwalk roots which is narrated by Henry Timman, and continues to explain their involvement in building the Body by Fisher name and their Detroit, Michigan auto industry.