Votes for Women: Carrie Chapman Catt

Votes for Women: Carrie Chapman Catt

History comes to life as Osceola History presents Carrie Chapman Catt (portrayed by Kathryn Chesley) talking about the Women’s Rights Movement, the development of the League of Women Voters and the Equal Rights Amendment. The program begins at 6:30 p.m. and also will be available on Osceola History’s Facebook Live. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment which gave […]

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Antiques & Appraisal Fair

Antiques & Appraisal Fair

Gather your family heirlooms and bring them to Osceola History’s 2nd annual Antiques and Appraisal Fair on June 27, 2020. Professional antique dealers will provide verbal appraisals. Advance tickets are sold out. Tickets will be sold at the door on a first-come, first served basis. Appraisal Fair Tickets:$10 for 1 appraised item | $15 for 2 items | $20 for 3 items. Tickets are required […]

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Tools of the Trade

Tools of the Trade

Osceola History presents a special exhibit “Tools of the Trade” showcasing the tools and objects of past trades. Join us on June 27, 2020, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the exhibit opening. Visitors can watch a soap-making demonstration, and local artists will be showing their work. The exhibit will run May 15 – October 12, 2020, at the Osceola County Welcome Center & […]

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The Homes of Pioneer Village

The Homes of Pioneer Village

May is National Preservation Month Pioneer Village at Shingle Creek tells the story of Osceola County’s early settlers. The collection of 17 buildings includes four original homes that belonged to the Cadman, Lanier, Tyson and Partin families. The homes date from the late 1800s to the 1930s.  In observance of National Preservation Month, we would like to recognize these families and share the history of […]

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