Springs Historical Society
Sept 26, 2020

The Springs Farmers' Market 2020 Season has been extended to October 10, 2020.

Sauerkraut Sale  - if you have not pre-ordered your kraut to be picked up at the Springs Farmers' Market, the kraut has been sold out.  Thank you for supporting the Springs Historical Society upon the loss of our major fundraiser the cancellation of the Springs Folk Festival.


September 30, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Springs Museum will not be open for the 2020 season. Watch Facebook for links to videos with guided Museum Tours. The Springs Folk Festival will be cancelled for 2020.  The Springs Farmers' Market is operating Saturdays through Oct. 10, 2020

Sept. 25, 2020

3 Updates:

1)  Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Springs Folk Festival will be cancelled for 2020.  Plans are being made for the 2021 Festival to be held on Oct. 1 & 2, 2021.

2)  Sauerkraut Sale If you have not pre-ordered your kraut to be picked up at the Farmers' Market, the kraut has been sold out.

 3)  Craft availability by Springs Folk Festival vendors - click this link for vendor list and direct contact information.  

Welcome to Springs Historical Society

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The Springs Historical Society of the Casselman Valley is a non-profit organization founded in 1957 which sponsors the Springs Folk Festival, Farmers' Market, Museum, Alta Schrock Nature Trail, Public Programs, and annually publishes the Casselman Chronicle, a historical and genealogical journal.

Purpose of the Organization:
To foster and actively participate in the preservation of personal property, buildings, sites, landmarks, documents, and other items of historical interest and aesthetic and social value; to revive pioneer arts and crafts and to foster interest in and appreciation for the history of the area and to carry on research in the same. The corporation does not contemplate pecuniary gain or profit, incidental or otherwise, to its members.

Time Capsule Notes

1816 The Stone House, along National Road east of Grantsville was operated as an inn from 1816 - late 1800s.
Casselman Chronicle 2001 no. 1 p.5
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