EVM Events Calendar

Saturday Club

July 21, 2018 | 10-11AM

Thank goodness it’s Saturday!  Bring the family to EVM Saturday mornings for $1 admission, hands-on history, and fun activities.  Not in the mood to play?  ALL early birds enjoy $1 admission to the museum every Saturday morning!  (Always free for members.)

How-To Guide: A Speaker Series presents HOW TO: Be a 19th-century Photographer

July 21, 2018 | 11AM

EVM presents the speaker series that gives you what you never knew you always wanted to know how to do.  See what American photographers were capturing when photography was a new medium, and learn how viewers responded to the images they were seeing. Andy Haslit is Associate Professor of Art History at Wayne State College, specializing in the history of American visual culture. Free with admission! (Members are always free.)

 

 

Summer Camp: Time Travelers! (ages 5-12)

July 24-27, 2018 |  9AM-3PM (full day)  |  9AM-12PM (half day)

Full: $150/ $125 for members
Half: $85/ $70 for members

Have you ever wanted to go back in time? Campers will experience different historical eras through crafts, costumes, music, books, and artifacts!

Click here to register for 2018 EVM Summer Camps!

Living History in Verges Park

July 28, 2018 | 10AM-2PM

Step back in time to 1860s Norfolk in EVM’s Verges Park! Experience life as an early settler with hands-on learning, historical reenactors, demonstrations, performances, and even taste-testing! Our town will include woodworking, milling, cooking, blacksmithing, live animals, children’s games and crafts, and butter-making. Catch the Ponca Circle of Youth at 12:00, lessons in the schoolhouse, and keep your eye out for local historical figures!  Free with museum admission.

Saturday Club

August 4, 2018 | 10-11AM

Thank goodness it’s Saturday!  Bring the family to EVM Saturday mornings for $1 admission, hands-on history, and fun activities.  Not in the mood to play?  ALL early birds enjoy $1 admission to the museum every Saturday morning!  (Always free for members.)

Saturday Club

August 11, 2018 | 10-11AM

Thank goodness it’s Saturday!  Bring the family to EVM Saturday mornings for $1 admission, hands-on history, and fun activities.  Not in the mood to play?  ALL early birds enjoy $1 admission to the museum every Saturday morning!  (Always free for members.)

Saturday Club

August 18, 2018 | 10-11AM

Thank goodness it’s Saturday!  Bring the family to EVM Saturday mornings for $1 admission, hands-on history, and fun activities.  Not in the mood to play?  ALL early birds enjoy $1 admission to the museum every Saturday morning!  (Always free for members.)

How-To Guide: A Speaker Series presents HOW TO: Sew Like a Pioneer

August 18, 2018 | 2PM

EVM presents the speaker series that gives you what you never knew you always wanted to know how to do.  With Arlene Range, find out how early settlers made their own garments, and pick up sewing techniques for your own projects!

 

 

Saturday Club

August 25, 2018 | 10-11AM

Thank goodness it’s Saturday!  Bring the family to EVM Saturday mornings for $1 admission, hands-on history, and fun activities.  Not in the mood to play?  ALL early birds enjoy $1 admission to the museum every Saturday morning!  (Always free for members.)

Harvest & History Fest

September 22, 2018 | 12-4PM

Celebrate heritage through local foods, music, & brew!  Join us in EVM’s historic Verges Park for an afternoon of fall fun, including a sweet corn feed, local apples, games, and more!  Additional details coming soon!  Free/ $4 suggested donation.