Author: HistoryAdmin

November 19, 2021 HistoryAdmin

Our Fall 2021 issue of News & Notes features: A Message from our Historical Society’s President Curator’s Corner Remembering the Early Rural and Community Schools A tasty fall recipe for Norwegian Meatballs and more!

October 16, 2021 HistoryAdmin

Where: DeForest Area Community & Senior Center When: Tuesday, October 26 at 10:00 am Reservations required for this event. Please email smiller@deforestcenter.org to reserve your spot. The iconic figure of Princess Diana Spencer shocked the entire world with her death in 1997. Jillann Gabrielle has her speaking from her grave as a spirit haunting the halls of Kensington Palace. And there is a twist…she has aged. She cut a deal with St. Peter at heaven’s…

August 10, 2021 HistoryAdmin

Where: DeForest Area Community & Senior Center When: Tuesday, September 28 at 10:00 am Eleanor Roosevelt, as portrayed by Jessica Michna, shares with the audience her tragedies and triumphs. Born into the opulent wealth of America’s “Golden Age” she would grow from the shy, homely orphan into a confident, driven woman. Annealed by personal tragedy, she would emerge as a champion of civil rights, author, and stateswoman. Eleanor has been characterized by many as our…