Upcoming Events                                                                         


5-6th: Bristol Hills Storytelling Festival

Time: Swapping Grounds 5:30pm, Featured Tellers 7:00pm; $10.00/person

Come and enjoy hearing stories from Beth Horner, Bill Leep and other local storytellers in this annual festival that is fun and entertaining for everyone. You can even share your own story in the swapping grounds.

20th: Oakridge Cemetery Tour

Time: 2 sessions: 1:00 & 3:00 pm; $5.00/person preregister is required for this event. Call 574-535-6458 by September 18 to reserve your spot!

Location: Oakridge Cemetery, Goshen, IN

In partnership with the Goshen Historical Society and the Elkhart Civic Theatre, see actors portray people from the past in this interesting look at Goshen's history.

20th: Genealogy for Beginners

Time: 9:30 am - 3:30 pm; register for the event at http://elkhartcogensoc.org/ 

Location: Elkhart County Historical Museum

Learn all about genealogy. This program is for beginners who would like to trace their family history. Members of the Elkhart County Genealogical Society will be on hand to guide you! 


18-19th: Gathering at Five Medals

Time: Saturday-9:00am-5:00pm, Sunday 9:00am-4:00pm; $4.00/adults, $2.00/children

Location: Benton Spillway; 68552 C.R. 31, New Paris, IN

Join us for our annual reenactment of Midwestern life from 1660 to 1815. You can meet Chief Five Medals in the Woodland Indian Village, hear the cannons at Military Row, browse the merchants, throw tomahawks and much more! For more information check out the Gathering at Five Medals website.