Test This

At the Aurora Historical Society Board Meeting last night we discussed communication from the the board to members and from member to member.

One way was thought to be emails. We have a new capacity for you to receive emails from the AHS website. This is the test. When it is implemented you..

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Wedding Attire Exhibit

The Aurora Historical Society is excited to announce its latest exhibition on clothing, entitled Wedding Attire: Gowns & Formal Wear of Yesteryear. ..
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Marcelle visits KSU Museum

My intern Natasha Davis-Harris and I visited the Kent State University Museum, more popularly known as the Fashion Museum.  The trip was designed to show Natasha how other museums store, display, and exhibit their artifacts as well as confirm that we, at the Aurora Historical Society, were properly..

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Scenes from the Grand Re-opening

On May 22 the Historical Society re-opened the museum and archives we had a great time. Thanks to all the volunteers, take a look here

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Livia Ward Wins Scholarship

Aurora High School senior Livia Ward is the 2011 winner of the $1,000 Aurora Historical Society’s Veron Biggar Scholarship. Livia created a PowerPoint presentation entitled..

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Storeroom and Museum Status -Done-

We are slowly re-organizing and re-indexing all items that were moved from the storage room during the flooding. Here are some photos of the room with the new shelving and organizational floor plan. All items are being entered into our Past Perfect Software catalog as we go.

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2011 Programming

by Marcelle Wilson

The Aurora Historical Society often teams up with members of the Aurora Memorial Library to provide programming for the community.  The library staff has planned many fine programs for this year and AHS will participate in five of them.

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