For more information on the events below see our "Annual Events"
or call the Museum at (989) 893-5733.
The Historical Museum- Closed at 12 Noon
We will close at noon in observance of Good Friday
April 10, 2015
Guided Tour of City Hall
Leaving from Historical
The Historical Museum is now offering guided tours
of City Hall on the second Friday of each month at 11:00am. To participate
please meet in the lobby of the Museum. Space is limited to
If you wish to schedule a tour of City Hall for your group of 10 or more, please call the
Historical Museum of Bay County at (989) 893-5733. The Bay County Historical Museum also offers special
curriculum related programs for school groups
"The Polish War "
Simmering ill-will between two factions of parishioners in the St. Stanislaus
Kostka Catholic parish erupted into violence in the days following Ash Wednesday 1896 causing the Bishop and eventually the
Pope to close down the church and school for nearly two years. Men and women from both factions fought
each other on a continuing basis, ousting two pastors in the process, until a precarious truce was established in 1898.
It wasn’t until 1906, with the organization of St. Hyacinth Parish, that the war ended, though not the ill-feelings.
“The Polish War” delves into
the details of one of the most bizarre events in Michigan history, and gives insight into the ill-will that survives to this
April 22, 2015
95th Annual Business Meeting
of the Bay County Historical Society
The annual business
meeting for the membership of the Bay County Historical Society will be held at the Museum in the Heritage Room.
Light refreshments will be served.
of Quilts XIII
Scottish Rite Masonic Center
614 Center Avenue, Bay City
& Saturday: 10am to 6pm
12noon to 4pm
More than 150 Quilts on Display!
Silent Auction •
Vendors • Raffle Quilt
Lunch Available • Handicapped Accessible
For more information contact
Margaret at (989) 415-0469, email RC106mom@hotmail.com, or click on the link below
Bay Heritage Quilters Guild Quilt Show