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.
May 4, 2021 (Tuesday) - Noon to 1:00 p.m.
Hear This Historical Lecture thru HISTORY HOUNDS Lecture Series, Presented by the Historical Society of Michigan for Elk Rapids Area Historical Society Members:
Bands  of Beauty:
The History of Superior Agates
Presented by:
Karen Brzys, Gitche Gumee Agate and History Museum
As with fingerprints and snowflakes, no two Lake Superior agates are exactly alike. This session will journey into the geologic history of the Great Lakes region to explain what agates are and how several factors merged together to create one of the most intricate and sought-after agates in the world.

*** Register by 3:00 p.m. Monday, May 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.
Our 2021 Program Sponsors: