Due to COVID-19 recommendations to limit social interaction, the
Elk Rapids Area Historical Society (ERAHS) History Museum
is closed to the public until further notice.

Our usual once-a-month (May through October) in-person programs have been expanded to ONLINE presentations three-times-a-month EVERY MONTH for as long as they are available to us from the Historical Society of Michigan.
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January 5, 2021 (Tuesday) - Noon to 1:00 p.m.

"Raising the Roof on Michign's Barn Heritage"
Presented by:
  
Jim Mulvaney, Michigan Barn Preservation Network
Discover early barn construction and how agricultural development actually changed barn architecture. Through photographs of various barns, including three 1860-built barns in Ingham County, attendees will learn how to recognize various architectural types and how construction varies. The program will also bring into focus what barns are like today and why. 
 

*** Register by 3:00 p.m. Monday, January 4th ***

This free lecture is only available to ERAHS members  through remote access. If you are not an ERAHS member but would like to become one, click here.
    
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