October 23, 2018
Cookies and coffee to be served at 6:30. Talk starts at 7:00 PM
Ottawa County Poor Farm in Eastmanville
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Rescheduled event from April 2018.
Sponsored by the Zeeland Historical Society and the Howard Miller Public Library.
Coffee and cookies will be served at 6:30 PM. This would be a good time to introduce yourself to the speaker. Talk starts at 7:00 PM.
Local historian Marjorie Viveen is the speaker.
Founded in 1866, the Poor Farm served community members from diverse circumstances. Many of their stories will surprise you - some for their inspiration, and some for their mystery.