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(Hosted by the Allegan County Historical Society)

Saturday, October 1, 2022

 Allegan, Michigan

Morning Activities will take place at the Congregational Church, 323 Cutler Street

  • 9:00 - 9:30      Registration, Coffee, Tea, Danish

  • 9:30 - 9:40      Rochelle Balkam, Vice Chair - Welcome and Introduction to Conference

  • 9:40 - 10:10    Mark Lovett, President Allegan County Historical Society- Welcome and Introduction

  • 10:10 - 10:30  Break and Discussion

  • 10:30 - 11:30  Susan Webb, Historian, Traveling Schoolmarm - "Cast Down Your Bucket Where You Are: The                                     Rosenwald School Legacy Begins" ​

  • 11:30 - 12:00  Dave Thompson - One Room Schools of Allegan County

  • 12:00 - 1:30    Lunch, Business Meeting, Schoolhouse of the Year Award, Sharing by Conference Participants of One                         Room Schoolhouse Projects and Memories

  • Afternoon      Tour of the Jewett School at the Allegan County Fairgrounds                                                               Optional:      Tour of the Allegan County Old Jail Museum and Sheriff's Residence, 113 N Walnut Street, Allegan  

  NOTE: There will be a Silent Auction to include one room schoolhouse items. The items will be on display at the Congregational Church thru lunch

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