Springs Historical Society
May 27 - September 23

60th Annual Springs Folk Festival
October 6 & 7, 2017

Sept. 25

Costumed re-enactors of the Old Petersburg-Addison Area HS at Folk Mtg. House 7:30 PM

Welcome to Springs Historical Society

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

Winter1890s School girls dressed in layers to keep warm-long johns, woolen stockings knit by the girls themselves; two petticoats, dress & two aprons.
Casselman Chronicle 1961 December, p.1
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