Springs Historical Society
Sat. Sept. 22

Community Photo Preservation Workshop – Bring old photos taken prior to 1945 (no more than 10 please) to the Folk Meeting House to have scanned and archived.  A photo preservation expert will give helpful tips to help you save your photos. Photos will be displayed for viewing.  Scanning - 9:00-11:30 am; Photo viewing and Preservation Expert - 12:30-3:00 pm

Fri & Sat Oct. 5 & 6, 2018

61st Annual Springs Folk Festival - over 100 demonstrating artisans.

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

06/29/1786 Ebenezer Griffith purchased the property where Chester Farm stands (near Compton's Mill).
Casselman Chronicle 1966 no. 3&4, p.1
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