LINDEN MILLS HISTORICAL SOCIETY & MUSEUM

                         WHAT'S NEW!!!

 

 UPCOMING AUGUST MEETING

 

Our August meeting will take place

on Tues, August 8th, at 7:30 p.m.

in the main clubhouse, at Shiawassee Shores

Retirement Park in Linden!! 

David Kincaid will be presenting a program called "The History of the Linden Mill Building". 

The public is welcome!! 

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JULY MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

 

**July 11th, at the Shiawassee Shores Main Clubhouse

**27 attendees which included 3 guests

**Museum was open on Sunday, July 9th.  22 visitors.

The Linden All Class Reunion will tour the museum on Sunday, July 16th. 

**Program was Mourning Customs of the Early Years,

 by Patty Burgess . 

 

Patty Burgess with a vintage funeral director suit.  It belonged to Linden funeral director, Brian Bowles.

 

Vintage mourning jewelry

(photos supplied by Jayne Larion) 

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CONGRATULATIONS!! 

 

Congrats to our new Vice-President of the Society, Pete Maas,

and to our newest Trustee, Aaron Wiles. 

We look forward to having you on our

Executive Board.

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NEWEST MEMBER!! 

 

Please welcome Nancy Wallace, of Linden, to the Society!

We are pleased to have you as a member, Nancy. 

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TRAVELING LINDEN T-SHIRT 

 

Our Society member, AARON WILES, takes his Linden Mills T-Shirt with him, whenever he goes on vacation! 

Enjoy the following pictures of him wearing it! 

 

(Obviously, Aaron was out west in Yellowstone National Park, July 2017)

 

Aaron on a USN Battleship in North Carolina, 2016.

 

Aaron at Old Mission Pte Lighthouse in Traverse City - 2015.

 

Aaron at Point Betsie Lighthouse near Frankfort, MI - 2015. 

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LIFE-TIME SOCIETY MEMBER PASSES AWAY 

 

Keith Wenger, long-time Linden resident and founding member of the Linden Mills Historical Society, passed away on May 1st, 2017.  Keith was 95. Our deepest sympathy goes out to the Wenger family.

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FIND US ON FACEBOOK

 Did you know that the 

Linden Mills Historical Museum has a

FACEBOOK page??

Please visit the page and "LIKE" us!!

https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=linden%20mills%20historic%20museum

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