February Meeting

Please join us The Aurora Historical Society’s Winter Gathering

Appetizer/Dessert Meeting Wednesday, February 22, 2017 6:30 p.m. Gallery and Historical Society Museum Presentation Famous American Women One-Woman Show Written and Performed by Carol Starre-Kmiecik Carol’s performance of Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis is entertaining, educational, and sometimes humorous telling the life story of […]

Post Office

Who can add some information about this location?


Just learned of the passing of Honorary Life Trustee, Past President and Founding Member Jean Rumbold

This may not be new to many of you.

JEAN RUMBOLD, of Aurora September 15, 1930 December 31, 2016. Beloved wife of the late John; dear mother of Lynn (Tom) Rollason, Ann (Jim) Nesbitt, Liz (Al) […]

Scenes from the 2016 November meeting

The holiday meeting at The Aurora Inn was enjoyed by all!

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Repatriated remains

The story of bones found at the bottom of Aurora Pond,

An Aurora Gallery

Here’s a look back at some places in Aurora, We’d welcome your comments.

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Kathlyn Brown, enthusiastic volunteer

The Aurora Historical Society is sadden by the untimely passing of Kathlyn Brown.  Kathlyn was the recipient of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award.   

     Kathlyn’s tireless energy, creativity and dedication have been an important factor in allowing the Society to fulfill its mission. Kathlyn joined the Board as Secretary in January of 2012 […]

Slick’s Restaurant

Anyone remember this place? Which corner was it on at 82 and 43?

Geauga Lake on Pintrest


Grand Marshall Dick Fetzer

Longtime Historical Society member, Lifetime Trustee and Archivist Dick Fetzer was honored at the 4th of July Parade as Grand Marshall. A well deserved honor.