News and Events:

Calendar of Events:

All Events are in the
Amherst Sandstone Village
763 Milan Ave
Amherst, Ohio 44001
(Unless otherwise noted)


By My Lantern's Light
Saturday and Sunday
October 28 & 29, 2017
5:00 to 8:00 pm



Rummage Sale Fund Raiser
Saturday
November 4, 2017
Opens at 9:00 am


Christmas in the Village
Sunday, December 3, 2017
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm


Docent Appreciation Luncheon
Saturday, December 9, 2017
Grange Hall
12:00 Noon
Invited docents only


General Membership Meeting
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
7:00 pm
Amherst Sandstone Village
Grange/Schoolhouse
763 Milan Avenue

"Letters of the Civil War"
Lynn Youngblood
Pittsfield Township Historical Society



  

By My Lantern's Light

A Living History Experience

Saturday, October 28, 2017
and

Sunday October 29, 2017

5:00 to 8:00 pm

763 Milan Ave
Amherst OH 44001

Step back in time for tales of spooky (but not scary)
history in a very special setting.
 

Tours begin at 5:00 and continue at 15 minute intervals.

Tours take approximately 1 hour and the last tour begins at 8:00 pm.

Refreshments will be served after each tour.

 

Admission is $5 per person.  Children 5 and younger are free.

 

Children not admitted without an adult



Rummage Sale - Fund Raiser

Saturday, November 4, 2017
9:00 am to 4:00 pm


The sale will be in the Long Barn located in the northwest corner of
the Amherst Sandstone Village. 

Shop the sale to find that special treasure and know that your purchase will go
toward the further development of the museums at
the Amherst Sandstone Village.

Help support


The Amherst Historical Society




Christmas in the Village

Sunday, December 3, 2017
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Amherst Sandstone Village
763 Milan Ave

Come to the annual Christmas in the Village and step back in time to see how the holidays were celebrated in Amherst back in the late 1800.

Take your picture with Santa in the Grange Hall
Visit with Mrs. Claus to see her puppet and magic show held in St. George Chapel
Tour the buildings that will be open and decorated for the holidays
Caroling in St. George Chapel
Refreshments will be served
.

 



General Membership Meeting

Tuesday, January 9, 2018
7:00 pm
Amherst Sandstone Village
Grange/Schoolhouse
763 Milan Avenue

"Letters of the Civil War"
Lynn Youngblood
Pittsfield Township Historical Society

Ms. Youngblood will present on her ancestors' family letters sent to Pittsfield, Ohio from the McRoberts and Pomeroy-Gale families who lived during and served in the American Civil War from 1861 to 1865.  She will share and discuss nineteen letters that depict the initial excitement about the War and later, the tragedies.

 

The program is free and open to the public.
All attendees will be briefed on upcoming events at the Historical Society,
so you won't want to miss this information-packed evening.

 

Refreshments will be served

Bring a friend

 


QUIGLEY MUSEUM

Located on the south-west corner of

 South Lake St. & Milan Ave.
 Open every Sunday
From May 7, 2017
To September 24, 2017 

Hours: 2 to 4 pm

 Step  back in time to get a different view of Amherst


Our events are open to the public


Please come and bring a friend!