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The Coleraine Historical Society Inc.

PO BOX 53726

Colerain Twp., OH 45253

Next Meeting -                       July 18, 2018  Speaker:                              CINCINNATI  MUSEUM CENTER       Topic:  Wooden Shoe Hollow

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Meetings

                        Meetings held at:

Northwest Community Presbyterian Church

8735 Cheviot Road 45251

In front of Colerain High School

 

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

 

New CHS Meeting Location

Beginning in January 2018

our monthly Membership Meetings will be held at:

Northwest Community Presbyterian Church

 located at 8735 Cheviot Road

Upcoming Meetings and Speakers

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.  

 

 

 

OCTOBER 17, 2018                 Paul Ruffing     

CHS Member 

President of Green Township Historical Society

 

PowerPoint presentation:

 

Historic Green Township

     

 

 

Date of November meeting changed to 2nd Wednesday

        NOVEMBER 14, 2018            Election of 2019 Officers and Trustees         

        

 

Speaker:          

 KATHY REED

 

 

https://hcgsohio.org

 

                

DECEMBER 5, 2018              

 

 

Annual Society Holiday Party

 

Members Only

Registration required

JANUARY 16, 2019              No Program Scheduled

    

2019 Committee sign-ups

Installation ceremony for new Officers and Trustees. 

ATTENTION: NEW Officers please wear blue Polo Shirts for Pictures.     

FEBRUARY 20, 2019              Program Pending

 

 

                                

MARCH 20, 2019              Program Pending

 

But there WILL be

GIRL SCOUT COOKIES

for Refreshments

 

APRIL 17, 2019                 Program Pending

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAY 15, 2019                   Program Pending                  

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUNE 19, 2019       Program Pending                  

 

 

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: colerainehistorical@outlook.com  by August 15th

 

 

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