This month July 2018August 2018

Basic Blacksmithing Level 1 Wednesdays

Step alongside the Village forge and discover what it's like to ‘make the anvil ring!’ Learn four basic hand forging techniques while making your own square nail just the way it was made centuries ago. Ages 10 to adult....

Cheddar’s Preschool Story Hour

Join Cheddar the Village Mouse in listening to a classic tale in our monthly program for little historians! A simple craft and a yummy treat will make your child’s visit complete.

Troy Traffic Jam

Online RegistrationTTJ Registration Form TTJ Sponsorship Form TTJ Youth BallotVolunteer Registration 11th Annual Troy Traffic Jam to benefit the Troy Historical Society  August 5, 2018  from  10am – 3pm at the Columbia Center Join us at the Troy Traffic...

Cu + Fe: Forge a Ladle

Monday – Friday, August 6 – 10, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm What are the similarities and differences between Coppersmithing and Blacksmithing?  Learn the universal truths of forging, annealing and hardening as you create a ladle from copper sheet...

Cu + Fe: Forge a Ladle

Monday – Friday, August 6 – 10, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm What are the similarities and differences between Coppersmithing and Blacksmithing?  Learn the universal truths of forging, annealing and hardening as you create a ladle from copper sheet...

Cu + Fe: Forge a Ladle

Monday – Friday, August 6 – 10, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm What are the similarities and differences between Coppersmithing and Blacksmithing?  Learn the universal truths of forging, annealing and hardening as you create a ladle from copper sheet...

Cu + Fe: Forge a Ladle

Monday – Friday, August 6 – 10, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm What are the similarities and differences between Coppersmithing and Blacksmithing?  Learn the universal truths of forging, annealing and hardening as you create a ladle from copper sheet...

Cu + Fe: Forge a Ladle

Monday – Friday, August 6 – 10, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm What are the similarities and differences between Coppersmithing and Blacksmithing?  Learn the universal truths of forging, annealing and hardening as you create a ladle from copper sheet...

FREE Open House

FREE Sunday Open Houses  1:00 – 4:00 pm, FREE Spend a Sunday afternoon in the Village! Drop in with family or friends, bring a picnic to enjoy outside on the Green or purchase lunch from food trucks like the Mean...

Scarecrow Nation Workshop

Enter our annual Scarecrow Row contest! Design and decorate a scarecrow with your family, friends, club, or Scout troop to display outdoors around the Village through the month of October. Two ways to participate: Build at home: Rent a wooden...

Place of Worship Tours – Dharma Gate Buddhist

The Troy Historical Society is pleased to present another summer of Place of Worship Tours! Join us to learn about the Dharma Gate Buddhist house of worship in your community. See below for tour location, date and time. Price: Free/Troy...

Volunteer Appreciation Picnic

We can’t say thank you enough, but the Village Staff wants to acknowledge all of your contributions of time, skill and resources. Please join us for our annual Appreciation Picnic on Thursday, August 16th at 4 pm for appetizers, beverages...

Michigan History Continental

Start your week with a cup of joe, light breakfast and fascinating tales from Michigan’s past, presented by some of our favorite local history speakers. Select Monday mornings this summer, 10:00 am – 11:00 am, inside air-conditioned Old Troy...

Teas at Two: Jane Austen & the Regency Woman

Sponsored by Oakmont Manor and the Michigan Humanities Council  Sip a cup of tea while enjoying a slice of history. Featuring a different speaker and history topic each month, this popular lecture series takes place inside Old Troy Church...

Honey Harvest

Saturday August 25, 12:30 – 2:00 pm (Village open 10am-2pm) A sweet finish to summer: local beekeeper and bee-teacher Tom Jenkins guides guests in removing honey from honeycomb. This fascinating process involves a wax knife, frames from beehives, and...

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