Next Meeting, at 7:30 Tuesday, November  14. . . .

Ground Observation Corps
by Suzanne Allen
 

Gilbert Van Dorn's 1817 Stagecoach Inn 

 200th Celebration- Oct. 21
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Myers Inn Museum and Gift Shop
home of
Big Walnut Area Historical Society

faces Sunbury Village Square in the center of Sunbury, Ohio
Open 12-3 on Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays
10-5 on Saturdays

located at 45 South Columbus but MAIL MUST GO TO P.O. Box 362, Sunbury. Ohio 43074
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Be A Historical Society Volunteer!
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Cats Meow

Sunbury Town Hall - $18
Myers Inn Museum - $18

 

Iron Plant or Lamp Holders $5 to $10
made in the Myers Inn Blacksmith Shop
by Rick Helwig

Children's Historical Fiction
The Belling (in Sunbury, Ohio) by John Durham

Lou Henry Mugs - $14 to $24

Pirate Activities Book
Vintage Paperdolls  and Coloring Books
Norman Rockwell Coloring Book

Christian Historical Fiction
Children's Books by local Author Karen Meyer
Sunbury's Bicentennial Heritage Cookbook
Compiled and published by
Big Walnut Area Historical Society  
$22 in Myers Inn Gift Shop

Self-Guided

Auto Tour Booklets
of Big Walnut's Historical Treasures
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Calendar of Events
Meetings at 7:30 on the 2nd Tuesday of the month
Board of Trustees meets at 1:00 first Wednesday each month, in Myers Inn Meeting Room

- Upcoming Programs -
6:30 Tuesday, October 10-  Brent Carson on Restaurants and Ice Cream Parlors in Delaware County
3-7 Tuesday, October 15 - Sunbury Fall Heritage Festival, Myers Inn and Sunbury Square
1-4  Saturday,  October 21 - 200th Birthday Celebration of the Center (Van Dorn) Inn

- Events -

Sunbury Heritage Festival - 3-7 on Sunday, October 15

200th Birthday Celebration of the Center (Van Dorn) Inn,  1-4 on Saturday, October 21

Marking Veterans Graves 2:00 November 12 in Sunbury Memorial Park

Myers Inn Christmas-on-the-Square Open House - 4-8 Saturday, December 2
 

 

 

Big Walnut Area Historical Society
Fund Raisers Keep the Myers Inn Open

Business Retreats
Luncheon
Teas

Kroger Community Rewards Program

Enroll for Kroger Community Rewards Program.  Our organization number is 80210

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Thanks for helping support BWAHS! 

 


Blacksmith Forge in the Barn
Learn more about the barn

See Photos  -
Visit to Sunbury Boulder - 2017
July 4th Parade in front of Myers Inn

Honoring Vets in Burnside (Bon Air) Cemetery - May 28, 2017

BWMS Community Service Day April 21,2017

Sunbury Bicentennial Parade  at Myers Inn 2016

Making Knot Dolls at Community Library - June 13, 2016

Civil War School Day Photos May 13, 2016

Big Walnut Middle School Students Honor WWII Vets with BWAHS
in Sunbury Memorial Park - 2016

General Rosecrans' Portrait Donated to Museum

Writer for Aurora Advocate Visits Sunbury

Photos  Marion, Ohio Field Trip
 

Home of Big Walnut Area Historical Society
Sunbury, Ohio

Preserving Yesterday, Today, for Tomorrow

Visit the Statue to General William S. Rosecrans
on Sunbury Village Square

History of Alan Cottrill's Equestrian Statue of
Major General W. S. Rosecrans

Photo by Lenny Lepola