Past Events

Hearth and History 8/20/16

The Gresham Historical Society presents "Hearth and History," a lecture given by our museum coordinator, Matt Holland, outlining the several past blacksmiths in the Gresham area and their history as it fits into a broader Oregon and American blacksmithing context. This presentation will take place on Saturday, 8/20/16 from 2PM-3PM.

Admission is free!

7/30/16 History Under Fire

The Gresham Historical Society presents History Under Fire, a presentation on the role fire has played in shaping the Gresham we know today. This lecture will focus on two historic fires from the early 1900s with some words on the research process. This presentation will take place on Saturday, 7/30/16 from 2PM-3PM.

This free event will kick off a lecture series during which museum staff members Matt Holland and Silvie Andrews will cover a new topic every two weeks. Get to know your town like you never have before!