Springs Historical Society

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

early 1900s Val Bender operated a woolen mill on his farm near Springs that he purchased from Conrad Bodes, the first in the area, located on Shade Run.
Casselman Chronicle 1963 no. 2, p.8
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