422 West Sandusky Street Findlay, Ohio

Brown Bag Lectures

Scheduled for the first Thursday of each month on a variety of topics relevant to Hancock County and Ohio.

Bag lunches are available for purchase. Includes sandwich, chips, cookie and a drink. Guests who wish to purchase a lunch should call the museum at (419)423-4433 with their order by 9am Thursday morning. Guests who are purchasing a lunch are encouraged to arrive by 11:45a. Lectures will begin at noon.

Date Topic and Presenter
February 2 “Findlay Mason & Matrons” – David Maynard (University of Findlay Master of Arts in Rhetoric & Writing Student)
March 2 “75th Anniversary of WFIN” – Tom Shindledecker
April 6 “’57th Ohio at the Battle of Shiloh – April 6, 1862” – Rob Tong
May 4 “The Journey from the Gulf to Greenville: 1720-1795” – Rusty Cottrel as Chief Black Hoof
June 1 “The Kent State Shootings of 1970”- Dr. Dwayne Beggs
July 6 NO LECTURE – Ice Cream Social on July 4th
August 3 “History of the Hancock County Fair” – Dave Thomas
September 7 “Byzantine Art” – Dr. Elizabeth Buchanon
October 5 “Archival Preservation” – Eric Honneffer
November 2  “The Men & Women of Hancock County in WWI” – Ron Ammons
December 7 “Pop Culture & Christmas: A Christmas Story” – Dr. Chuck Colletta