OSS Current News

Following are topical news items about the Old Stagecoach Stop Foundation's activities


Old Settlers Day 2017

Old Settlers Day on July 29 was unusually mild (low 80s) with low humidity, making for a pleasant day on the square and in the park. During the day, Historian David Chuber displayed part of his large collection of Civil War medical instruments and shared some of his considerable knowledge of wartime medical practices with visitors to the Old Stagecoach Stop.

Freedom Fest 2017

Freedom Fest on the Square was held on June 24. Nice weather and a steady stream of visitors made for a busy day at the OSS. Young visitors made patriotic insect refrigerator magnets.

 

2017 Fourth Grade Tours

Our annual hosting of tours for students in Grade 4 took place in late April and May. Jan Primas shared some of the history of the building and the lifeways of those who lived in the building from the 1850s until the 1950s. Terry Primas taught students several period games in the backyard.