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The Coleraine Historical Society Inc.
PO BOX 53726
Colerain Twp., OH 45253
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The Coleraine Historical Society meets the third Wednesday of each month
6:30pm Meet and Greet with light refreshments
7:00 – 8:00pm Speaker/Program
Public welcome to attend monthly program
8:00 – 8:30pm Membership Meeting
JULY 18, 2018 Cincinnati Museum Center presents:
“Wooden Shoe Hollow”
In a time that may seem long ago in human terms, but not even a blink of Mother Earth's eye, a group of families who had once called Germany home in the 19th century came to settle in an area of the Mill Creek valley in Cincinnati.
That area would later come to be called Wooden Shoe Hollow.
Families with names like Goetz, Wiese, Kettler, Hackemeyer, Brunswick, Osterbrock, Funke, Rahn, Howeller, Niehaus, Schumacher, Renegarbe, Friedhoff, Greber, Kissel, Koch, Mattfeld, Tieman, and countless others who made the earth and the family farm their new home in the new country. They provided for their families and their livelihood farming vegetables and they called themselves "gardeners".
Though many of the names have long since disappeared from the mailboxes along Gray road and Wooden Shoe Hollow Lane, a hand full remain in the 21st century.
Book by Charlotte Pieper "Wooden Shoe Hollow" available on Amazon.
SEPTEMBER 19, 2018
CHS Members Larry Shad & Earl Corson
will recall their adventures as they followed the path of Morgan Raiders.
Created in 2013, the John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail follows the route of Confederate Brig. Gen. John Hunt Morgan’s daring and innovative Great Raid of 1863.
This unique Ohio driving tour begins at Harrison and ends 557 miles later near West Point. It features 56 interpretive wayside exhibits and over 600 directional signs.
Date of November meeting changed to 2nd Wednesday
NOVEMBER 14, 2018 Election of 2019 Officers and Trustees
AUGUST 21, 2019
What: Annual Indoor Picnic
When: Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:00 – 8:30 pm
Where: Location to be determined
Who: Members and invited guests
RSVP to email: email@example.com by August 15th