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RAHGS 25th Anniversary 1990-2015

Upcoming Events!!!

RAHGS Annual Membership Dinner

RAHGS annual membership dinner will be held at Maniaci's Banquet Center, 69227 North Main Street, Richmond, Michigan on Friday, January 22, 2016. More details will be provided in December.

The Richmond Area Historical and Genealogical Society (RAHGS) located in Macomb County, Michigan, is a non-profit organization established in January 1990 when a group of citizens gathered in the Richmond Public Library to pursue a common interest: the preservation of a 19th Century one-room schoolhouse, which then was located in the middle of a cornfield owned by James McKiernan of Richmond Township. More...

Volunteer Opportunities

Our weekly Work Bees are in full swing. Volunteers can join the RAHGS Board and other Society members most Thursday mornings at 9:00 am to noon to help tackle some of the projects we have going. If you are available, please join RAHGS members at the Museum...we'll supply the coffee!

Ever wonder what we mean when we ask for "docents" for our village? The dictionary defines a docent as a teacher or lecturer. We don't expect our docents to lecture but we do hope you can help people learn about our village and to make this easy for you we have developed information binders for our docents to use. If you are interested in giving this a try please give us a call at 586-727-7773.

2015 Calendar and Upcoming Events

Historic Village and Museum open: Thursday morning work bees, during programs, at all special events, and by appointment. Work bees are held most Thursday mornings at The Historic Village from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Check the RAHGS Facebook page to be sure that a work bee has not been cancelled.

Board of Directors Meeting (Members Invited): The Board of Directors meets on the first Monday of the month at 7:00pm in the Blacksmith Shop/Museum, except for January, July, and September. Dates of meetings for 2015 are: February 2, March 2, April 6, May 4, June 1, August 3, October 5, November 2, December 7.

Programs and Special Events

January 2016 - Annual Dinner and Meeting (TBA)

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