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Holly History and Genealogy Center, 321 S Main St, Waupaca, WI 54981, USA

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July 2019

The Story of Whispering Pines Park

July 18, 2019: “The Story of Whispering Pines Park” with Jeff and Joel Jenswold The former tourist attraction, Whispering Pines Park was a summer tradition for local families and tourists alike. The park boasted a museum, coffee shop, ice cream and numerous places to just sit and enjoy nature. Jeff and Joel Jenswold stayed across Marl Lake from the park each summer and often helped at the park in the summers. The brothers will present a program about the history…

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Holly History Center Open

Open 9a - 12p. 715-256-9980

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Holly History Center Open

Open 9a - 12p. 715-256-9980

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August 2019

Holly History Center Open

Open 9a - 12p. 715-256-9980

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Holly History Center Open

Open 9a - 12p. 715-256-9980

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Waupaca Genealogical Society Meeting & Program

Waupaca Area Genealogical Society Meeting 9:00 a.m. Program 10:00 a.m. - TBA

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The Holly Family & the Holly Funeral Home Program

August 15, 2019: “The Holly Family & the Holly Funeral Home” with Steven Johnson Steven Johnson tells how the Holly family transformed a furniture and undertaking business into a locally-owned company that has now existed in Waupaca for more than 100 years.

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Holly History Center Open

Open 9a - 12p. 715-256-9980

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Holly History Center Open

Open 9a - 12p. 715-256-9980

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Holly History Center Open

Open 9a - 12p. 715-256-9980

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September 2019

The History of the Town of Dayton Program

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

September 19, 2019: “The History of the Town of Dayton” with Diane Pinkalla Diane Pinkalla, a Town of Dayton resident, recalls the beginnings of the township of Dayton and its close ties with the Chain O’Lakes.

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October 2019

Waupaca Genealogical Society Meeting & Round Table

Waupaca Area Genealogical Society Meeting 9:00 a.m. Round Table Discussion 10:00 a.m.

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The History of Deer Hunting Program

October 26, 2019: “The History of Deer Hunting” with Bob Willging Author Bob Willging tells the story of deer-hunting in Wisconsin, from the spear-throwing Paleo-Indians to the sportsmen of today. Willging, an ardent sportsman himself, will cover everything from subsistence and sport hunting to deer camps and deer management policies.

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November 2019

Waupaca Genealogical Society Meeting & Round Table

Waupaca Area Genealogical Society Meeting 9:00 a.m. Round Table Discussion 10:00 a.m. 715-256-9980

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The History of Beer Making in Wisconsin Program

November 14, 2019: “The History of Beer Making in Wisconsin” with Jerry Janiszewski (Museum of Beer and Brewing, Milwaukee) Jerry Janiszewski, a board member at the Museum of Beer and Brewing in Milwaukee, will present the history of beer brewing in Wisconsin and the beer barons that made it into an industry.

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December 2019

Waupaca’s Danes and the Building of the Lutheran Church Program

December 5, 2019: “Waupaca’s Danes and the Building of the Lutheran Church” with Michael Koehler Michael Koehler, one of the owners of the Danes Hall in Waupaca, will connect the story of Waupaca’s Danish immigrants to the building of the Danish Lutheran Church in America.

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