Grass Lake

“Edmund Fitzgerald – The Stories, The Song”

Join the Lost Railway Museum and Mike Fornes for a tribute to the Edmund Fitzgerald.

Mike Fornes presents a story-telling, musical program about the loss of a Great Lakes ship, its crew, and the song telling the ship’s haunting tale. Hear the stories of the crewmembers, their families, and the ironies of a doomed ship in one of the worst storms in Great Lakes History.

This is a partnership with the Lost Railway Museum to bring historical programs to the area.

For more information, please call the Grass Lake Branch at (517) 522-8211. The event will take place at the Lost Railway Museum in Grass Lake.

Intended for Adults.

 

REGISTRATION FULL – Leaf Mason Jars

Join the Grass Lake Branch in creating beautiful Leaf Mason Jars!

Create a beautiful candlelight project using mason jars and leaves. A fun craft idea to brighten up those cool, autumn evenings.

This event’s registration is full. Please please call the Grass Lake Branch at (517) 522-8211 for more information.

Intended for adults.

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World War II Stories of Jackson

Every picture has a story, and Jackson certainly has some stories to tell!

Sue Weible tells the background stories of Jackson’s World War II military effort and support using pictures from Jackson’s Call to Greatness, a history book highlighting Jackon veterans and their heroes back home. Learn the unknown details behind some of the book’s iconic images!

Call the Grass Lake Branch at (517) 522-8211 or the Michigan Military Heritage Museum at (517) 926-6696 for more information.

Intended for adults.

“When Jackson Road The Rails”

Travel on out to the Grass Lake Branch to learn “When Jackson Road the Rails!”

Enjoy “Free Museum Day” as the Lost Railway Museum and learn about Jackson’s interurban history. Grass Lake’s very own Sue Weible offers a presentation about the electric railways. Find out about their beginnings, routes, companies, and crews.

Intended for adults.

Lost Railway Museum
142 W. Michigan Ave.
Grass Lake, MI 49240

 

Heritage Day Book Sale

Time to stock up for the cooler weather! Adult and children’s books will for sale, along with DVDs, used Hot Picks, and more!

September 7 at 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

September 8 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Call the Grass Lake Branch at (517) 522-8211 for details.

 

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