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June 13th, 2015- Regional Author’s Fair at the Battlefield Museum & History Store, 1:00- 4:00 pm
Celebrate local writers with a passion for history! You’ll get to talk to local historians and authors about their latest publications, buy their book and get it signed. Admission is free- TCHA members get a discount on book and store purchases! More details available here.

May 30, 2015- Fort Ouiatenon Blockhouse Museum Opens for Summer Season
The summer season begin at the Blockhouse. Step back in time to learn about life in an early French Fur Trading post and the modern day archaeology that has helped historians uncover clues about these early settlers. The Blockhouse is open for free every Saturday and Sunday from 1- 5pm through the summer under the generous care of volunteers.

June 16th, 2015- Collector’s Quarterly Show & Tell, 12:00 at the Arganbright Center
TCHA Members can join us for our quarterly series of gathering’s for Collectors. This program will give TCHA Members, who are collectors of all kinds, the opportunity to show off their favorite objects and meet others with a similar passion for stuff! A member of the TCHA curatorial staff will share an item from the TCHA permanent collection. Future Show & Tell dates are September 15th and December 15th.

August 1st, 2015- Clothing Workshop at the Battlefield Museum & History Store 9am- 4pm
Get help preparing your Feast Fashions! Learn about time period appropriate fabrics and styles, see reproductions of men’s and women’s clothing from the Fort Ouiatenon era, get tips and advice on your Feast outfit and get help creating your own clothing pattern. Feast fashion mavens will be on hand to help. Workshop begins at 9:00, there will be a 1 hour lunch break. Cost is $15.00 per person, $10.00 for TCHA members. Tickets on sale now at the Arganbright Center or the Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum. Email Kelly@tippecanoehistory.org for more details.

Isn’t It About Time?

You joined the Tippecanoe County Historical Association? Because we’re all about time!

The time you spend with your family in places that matter, the time to discover your connection to the people and events that shaped our community and the time celebrating old traditions while forging new ones.

This is what we do! Your Historical Association captures “time”, keeps it safe, brings it out and tells the stories again and again, generation after generation. And as we move into the future, we bring with us those times - the ones that made us who we are today.

Your membership support is needed now more than ever as we strive to engage our community’s current, past and future residents along with the many visitors with the goal of collecting, preserving and interpreting our unique and exciting history.

It’s time to take your place in history. Become a member today.

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