Christmas at the Museum
Habitat for Humanity Benzie Festival of Trees
Saturday, Nov 25 10AM-6PM; Sunday Nov 26 11 AM- 4 PM
A reading of "A Christmas Memory" by Truman Capote, Saturday 25, 4 PM
The Festival of Trees features over 100 artificial and real Christmas trees, wreaths, and table decorations, all for sale to the public at silent auction. The auction ends 4 PM on Sunday at which time successful biders may pay for and remove their purchases
Christmas at the Museum features a special "Sugar and Spice" holiday exhibit of vintage baking equipment and aprons.
Benzonia Academy Lectures
"An Irish Winter Solstice" Misty Sheehan
Thursday, December 14 4:00 PM at the Benzie Area Historical Museum
Ireland has had a tradition of concern for the seasons of the sun beginning 5000 years ago.
"Michigan During the Great War and the Great Migration" Brian McCall
Thursday, January 11 4:00 PM at the Benzie Area Historical Museum
The changes in Michigan life during WWI and the years afterward.
"A Triptych of Tales from South Asia" Misty Sheehan
Thursday, Feb 8 4:00 PM at the Benzie Area Historical Museum --Ancient India - home of Hinduism and Buddhism
Thursday, Feb 15 4:00 PM at the Benzie Area Historical Museum--Height of theMughals
Thursday, Feb 22 4:00 PM at the Benzie Area Historical Museum-- Modern Inda-Gandhi vs Conservatism