Sat., April 8, 2017, 5:00 pm – Woodland Cemetery Tour. Join us for a walking tour of Ashland’s historic Woodland Cemetery. Woodland was founded in 1862 as a burial site for Confederate dead. “What’s new at Woodland?” – Come on the tour and see first-hand what we have discovered using ground penetrating radar. Find out about others resting in Woodland. Registration is open.
Tues., April 11, 2017, 5:30 – Ceremonial unveiling of the Dick Gillis monument at Woodland Cemetery. Join us at Woodland Cemetery when the Museum places a monument at former Mayor Dick Gillis’ gravesite. After a short ceremony, join us for a reception back at the Museum at 105 Hanover Ave.
School’s Out – History Day Camp for rising 2nd-5th graders. July 31-August 4, 9am-Noon. Ashland Museum and Hanover Arts and Activities Center present Camp Ashland 2016, a history camp for all rising 2nd – 5th grader history buffs. Curious kid campers will explore how people lived in the 19th and early 20th century in Ashland.
TBD A new date for The Lemon Project: A Story of a Slave is coming as soon as we can work out the schedule with Dr. Jody Allen. This will be held at the Ashland Branch Library, 201 S. Railroad Ave.