Important Dates for Local History Fans to Save!
An important date for local history fans to save is Saturday, January 17, 2015. An award-winning event returns to the Grand Rapids Public Library—History Detectives. Again this year the GGRWHC will be among the sponsors. The other sponsors include the GRPL, the Grand Rapids Historical Commission, the Grand Rapids Public Museum, the Grand Rapids Historical Society, and the Western Michigan Genealogical Society.
The GGRWHC will sponsor Marcella Beck from 2 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Ms. Beck’s presentation is titled Fannie Boylon: The Legacy of Grand Rapids’ First Female Home Designer.
More details are found in the History Detectives 2015 brochure