This calendar is for upcoming Amherst Historical Society Events. 

October 2023

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Current Events

Every Saturday 10am – 2pm

The Shops at Sandstone Village

768 Milan Avenue, Amherst

Every Saturday from March 25th to November 18th,  the Amherst Historical Society will open their doors to many treasures within their historic buildings in the Sandstone Village.

Come and check out all that is available!

Donations of good used furniture are always welcome. New items arrive daily!

To donate items, please contact:

440-988-7255 or


Cardio Drumming Class

$5 per class

Come join for a great time!


Saturday, September 16 & 23. Sunday, September 17 & 24.

Murder She Rhymed

At Amherst Historical Society 113 South Lake Street, Amherst, OH

Tickets are $40 per person, and $35 per person for AHS members.  Dress for a 1928 Party with prizes, a buffet, and raffles at the Amherst Historical Society, 113 South Lake Street, Amherst, Ohio 44001!

Saturday, October 7th.

Acrylic Painting Class

The Amherst Historical Society is having an Acrylic Painting Class on Saturday, October 7th, 2023 from 2-4pm!

The class will be led by Brian Mickey at The Grange, 763 Milan Ave, Amherst, 44001.

The class is $10 a person, age 14+ (limited to 20 people)

To reserve your spot, please contact us at 440-988-7255 or

Saturday, October 21st. Sunday, October 22nd.

By My Lantern’s Light

The Amherst Historical Society is having By My Lantern’s Light Cleveland Avenue Cemetery Walk on Sat Oct 21 and Sun Oct 22 from 3-5pm! 

Please join us at Cleveland Avenue Cemetery 590 Cleveland Avenue, Amherst Ohio 44001.  Additional parking is at St. Paul Lutheran Church 115 Central Drive, Amherst, OH 44001. 

For more info, please contact the Amherst Historical Society at 440-988-7255 or!

Past Events

50th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, August 5, 2023 from 1-4pm

The Sandstone Village, 763 Milan Avenue, Amherst 44001

FREE Entrance!

Hands-on History and Trades Displays
Baked Goods—Crafters
Animals—Balloon Artist—Face PaintingBasket Raffles-—50/50 Raffle—POPS Shaved Ice
and our Historic Buildings will be open for tours!

Parking will be at Sandstone Village.
For more information, please contact the Amherst Historical Society
at 440-988-7255 or!


Every Saturday in July from 11am – 1pm

The Quigley Museum

702 Milan Avenue, Amherst, Ohio 44001

The museum is located at the corner of Milan Ave and South Lake
Street, with the parking lot entrance off South Lake Street.

For more information, please contact The Amherst Historical Society at
440-988-7255 or

Saturday, June 17, 2023 from 9am-6pm

The Taste of History

A unique Military Living History event with a beautiful
historic backdrop and a fun spin focused on the food and rations that have
fed military across all eras. Enjoy military and WWII Homefront
displays, kids activities, and sample military chow through the ages!

Friday, May 26, 2023 5:00PM

Pogie’s BBQ Fundraiser

Please join us for Live Music, Food, and Raffles on Friday, May 26th at the Amherst Historical Society, 113 South Lake Street, Amherst! Doors open at 5pm and food is served from 5:30-7pm! Thank you to Pogie‘s Catering for this fundraiser!

Ticket Information can be found at the link below.

Sunday, June 4th 2023 12-4pm

Car Show 2023

Registration starts at 10 am – 12 pm

Car Show is from 12 pm to 4pm!

Rain Date June 11th 2023

Amherst Historical Society
Sandstone Village
763 Milan Ave. Amherst OH 44001
(440) 988-7255

Friday, May 19, 2023 6:00PM

Spark Connections Networking Event

Spark Connections is the new way to
network for women at any level of their
business or career seeking authentic
relationships to elevate their mind,
business, and personal life of their dreams.

Register through

Sunday, May 21 2023 1-3pm

Afternoon Tea

The Grange Hall in the Sandstone Village, 763 Milan Avenure, Amherst, Ohio

$20 per person-$15 per member

Seating is limited.

Please RSVP by May 15th to 440-988-7255 or


Saturday, March 11, 2023 1-3PM

Craft Beer and Wine Tasting

Please join us for a craft beer and wine tasting with food pairing!

$35 AHS Members – $40 Non-Members

Saturday, May 6, 2023

Kentucky Derby Evending at the Races

Basket Raffles—50/50—Games
BYOB and please bring an appetizer to share.
Derby garb and Hats are encouraged!
Please RSVP by May 1st to 440-988-7255

Doors open at 5pm
Amherst Historical Society 113 S. Lake St, Amherst, OH

May 2022

Ladies of the 1800s

More information to come but sure to be a treat!

April 9, 2022        1-4 pm

Easter “Egg”stravaganza

Come and enjoy the petting zoo, pony rides, mini games, basket raffle, chocolate sale & Easter Bunny Photo Op! Join in on the scavenger hunt & trivia car rally!


May 7, 2022

Amherst Garden Club Plant Sale 

Come and get a beautiful plant from the Amherst Garden Club from             9 am – 12 pm!

Sunday, June 4th 2022 12-4pm

Car Show

Registration starts at 10 am – 12 pm

Car Show is from 12 pm to 4pm!

Rain Date June 26

September 3rd, 2022

President Truman President Party

Come and enjoy an evening of fun with President Truman!

October 8th and 9th 6:00 PM

Murder Mystery Dinner

$30 per person
$25 per person for AHS Members

Join us for a thrilling time!

OCTOBER 22ND & 23RD, 2022

My Lantern’s Light

Take a spooky guided tour of The Sandstone Village while enjoying cider and treats!

Saturday, November 26th FROM 5:30-7:30PM

Light up the Village for Christmas

Sunday, December 18, 2022 from 5-7PM

Friday, January 6, 2023 from 5-7pm

Sandstone Village Holiday Open Houses

Please join us for two Holiday Open Houses!

Sunday, December 18, 2022 from 5-7PM

Friday, January 6, 2023 from 5-7pm

Potluck Luncheon 2023

You are cordially invited to a Potluck Luncheon at Sandstone Hall, 113 South Lake
Street, Amherst, Ohio on January 21st from 11:30am to 2pm for Volunteers, Members
and Supporters of the Amherst Historical Society! Reservations are Essential.

Sunday, February 12, 2023

Super Bowl Fundraiser

Sunday, February 12, 2023
Doors open at 5pm

Come watch the game on our 10 foot screen!

$25 per person