Browsing All posts tagged under »Elk Rapids Area Historical Society«


December 16, 2012


Babs Young was over at the Elk Rapids Area Historical Museum taking pictures of the Treasures from the Toy Chest exhibit when a class of third-graders filed in.  As docent Ross Graham launched into the stories of the toys and games displayed all around them, the kids whipped out their iPads and began recording his presentation.  […]

Your Choice $20

February 23, 2012


Come back after and say thank you.

Whimsy and serendipity in our little big city

November 29, 2011


It is possible that Traverse City is really a miniature big city masquerading as a small town.

So what IS in the Bay?

November 14, 2011


The word is out all over town that on Thursday evening Chris Doyal is going to answer that question. (You remember Chris. He was very helpful when I got into trouble trying to figure out underwater history once before.)

Norton Bretz: Leaving Eastport Thursday

September 14, 2011


If you are from Around Here you undoubtedly trotted right over to TLV to see what on earth was going on at the north end of Torch Lake that would make Norton Bretz of all people even think about leaving Eastport, particularly on a Thursday. (The title I was going to use to lure those of you from Away was "Naked Monkeys of Central Michigan" but I didn't want to wade through all the spam.)