Computers for Genealogy series begins Feb. 1, 2018

New!  Computers for Genealogy series begins Feb. 1, 2018. The four part series is being held at the Morton Township Library in Mecosta, Michigan from 10 a.m. to noon Thursdays, Feb 1, 15th, March 1 and 15th, 2018.  MaryAnn Stickler will offer suggestions for organizing data, finding data and photos, and using online genealogy resources.  Sponsored by the Remus […]
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Morning Sun Reports: Clay Knob Farms saved from closure with help from Dr. Pol

Clay Knob Farms saved from closure with help from Dr. Pol, a donation campaign and proactive financing http://www.themorningsun.com/general-news/20171231/clay-knob-farms-saved-from-closure-with-help-from-dr-pol-a-donation-campaign-and-proactive-financing?source=most_viewed As described on the GoFundMe page, two Remus area brothers, “Dale and Phil Lehnert, have been dairy farmers in Central Michigan their entire lives. Following in a tradition that started in 1856, Clay Knob Farms has produced […]
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Choose Remus Area Historical Society when shopping via Amazon

  When shopping via Amazon this holiday season, log in using smile.amazon.com/ch/20-0732236  and Amazon Smile will make a donation to Remus Area Historical Society. There is no increased cost to you and  you will be helping to support your local museum and historical activities. smile.amazon.com/ch/20-0732236   
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November 30, 2017 – Free Genealogy Session

November 30, 2017, 10 a.m. to 12:00 noon, free Genealogy session    at the Remus Museum located at 324 S. Sheridan (south of the M66/M20 corner) in Remus, Michigan.  MaryAnn Stickler will offer suggestions for getting your family members excited about family history.  She will bring a family trivia game and stories and encourages participants to share their […]
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JUNE 22 GENEALOGY “BACK TO BASICS” AT REMUS MUSEUM (MORNING SESSION)

A  June 22, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 12:00  Genealogy session “Back to Basics” is scheduled by the Remus Area Historical Society at the Remus Museum located at 324 S. Sheridan (south of the M66/M20 corner) in Remus.  Chris Sowles and MaryAnn Stickler will be help you “get started” and/or continue your searches.  There is […]
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Saturday, June 3, 2017 Cemetery Tours in Wheatland Township, Mecosta County, Michigan

Meet at 10 a.m. at the Remus Museum, 324 S Sheridan, south of the M66/M20 four corners, and join the caravan to visit three cemeteries.  Learn about early settlers, immigrants, Civil War Veterans and more. First, Norman/Cummings Cemetery on 6 Mile Road with a presentation by Dorothy Harris-Allen.  Continue on to Roberts/Wager Cemetery on 10th […]
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Expanded Quilt Block Trail Map – 2016

Remus Area Historical Society is pleased to announce the newly expanded Quilt Block Trail map.  The Trail across Mecosta County now features 67 mounted quilt blocks.  The attached map brochure is available at the Remus Museum, at area businesses and at Mecosta County Visitors and Convention Center.  The Quilt Block Trail would like to acknowledge […]
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