Next Program

Next Meeting. . . Tuesday, January 19th

No Meeting in December

Enjoy Christmas-on-the-Square -
10-7, Saturday, December 5, 2009

December 9 . . .
  Learn How to Become a
  Delaware County Pioneer

Suzanne Allen, workshop leader

Meetings in
Myers Inn at 7:30 unless noted


Myers Inn Gift Shop




Tuesday, January 20
An Affair of the Heart
Polly Horn


Tuesday,  July 21st at  7:30 p.m.
Collecting Memorabilia of Baseball and Billy Southworth
Doug Brookhart

Tuesday, February 17
Vintage Tools and Their Uses
Ken Crowl


Tuesday, August 18th at   6:00 p.m.
Annual Old Fashioned Picnic
bring a covered dish, drink, table service and a GUEST
MEETING at Big Walnut Conservation Club
next to Southworth Ball Park

Tuesday,  March 17
Famous Ohioans Who Knew Buffalo Bill
Suzanne Allen        photos


September 15, 2009
B.S.T. & G. Fire Department
by John Lieurance

Tuesday,  April 21
Happy Birthday, Galena
Polly Horn


Sunday October 4, 1-4 p.m.
Heritage Day
at the Myers Inn

Tuesday,  May 19 at  7:30 p.m.
Remembering World War II
with Roger Roberts


Tuesday,  October 20 
Native Americans in Ohio -
What They Left Behind
by Vicki Tieche

Tuesday,  June 16 at  7:30 p.m.
Alum Creek Families
with Paul Clay


Tuesday,  November 17
ODNR Big Tree Program
by Brian Riley


November 8th at 2 p.m.                       
     Make It, Take It

       Holiday Wreath
              with Jennifer Tieche   - photo


Join us! 


2007 Programs

2008 Programs

(updated 01/20/2010)

Need A Program for Your Club Meeting?

  • Tour the Myers Inn Museum with costumed docents
  • Around Sunbury Square
    a Powerpoint Program
  • Around the Big Walnut Community
    a Powerpoint Program
  • Galena in Pictures
    From Slides collected by Helen
    with stories from Galena residents
    compiled into a Powerpoint
    by Roger Roberts and Polly Horn
  • The Myers Inn
    a Powerpoint Program
  • Walk Around Sunbury Square
    walk with old photos
  • World War II, The Sunbury News Scrapbook
    a Powerpoint Program

Programs last about 45 minutes except Galena which takes 90 minutes

Contact Us Donations to the Big Walnut Area Historical Society are appreciated
Have Employees, Clients You Wish to Treat?
Take a Step Back in Time -
Try a Historic Business Retreat



Special Trips Open to Members
The Trips Committee under the leadership of Janet MacKenzie plans day trips to places and events of historical interest.  Participants pay their own admission fees and any other expenses. Carpooling is available.

Return to Programs
 To be Scheduled with enough interest    
  See 'The Works' in Newark

Mark your calendar so you donít miss the visit to The Works, Ohio Center for History, art and technology. The museum occupies the Scheidler Machine Works which was built in 1861 to manufacture steam engines and line shaft sawmills. Glass Works with glass blowing demonstration, Art Works Gallery and Studio featuring contemporary art and classrooms, Digital Works, a design studio and training center for the web, graphic and exhibit design, computer modeling and large format printing, the Licking County Arts Gift Shop and lunch in the adjacent restaurant, the Le Fevre Courtyard completes our day.

An added feature will be Dwight Lennox to entertain in the courtyard during our lunch.

There is a $4 admission for seniors.  Times and carpooling info will be released later. Mark the date on your calendar.