Calendar of Events
Following are the scheduled programs and events of the Charlevoix Historical Society for 2017. (Subject to change.) If you need additional information, contact the Charlevoix Historical Society, 231- 547-0373 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2017 Calendar of Events
Wed., September 13, 2017 from 6:00-8:30pm at Charlevoix Cinema III: Repeat showing of The Wizard of Boulder Park and Meet and Greet with film producer Anne Belanger of Bon Ami Filmworks.
Tickets are $15 per person and will go on sale on the day of the showing at 4:00pm at the theater box office. Only 150 tickets will be available.
The Wizard of Boulder Park documentary was shown on Michigan PBS channels last year. On June 10, 2017 the film won the Regional Emmy Award for Best Historical Documentary of 2016 from the Michigan Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
From 6-7pm a meet and greet will take place in the theater lobby with film producer Anne Belanger of Bon Ami Filmworks. Belanger will have the Emmy statuette with her (photo ops!!!). At 7:00 a Q&A panel discussion will take place in the auditorium on the making of the film, its influence on the formation of an historic district for the Earl Young houses within the city limits, and winning the Emmy. Participating in the Q&A are Belanger, Charlevoix Historical Society President Denise Fate, Vice President Chuck Cleland, and curator David L. Miles.
The Society’s future preservation plans for the Harsha House Museum, Train Depot and South Pier Lighthouse will be briefly outlined. The Wizard will then begin at approximately 7:30.
November 1, 5-9pm
All you can eat Spaghetti Dinner at Villager Pub (to be confirmed)
December 5, 6:00pm
Holiday Dinner at Grey Gables Restaurant. Details to follow.
All events are open to the public except the Venetian Potluck. Programs at the Depot are offered at no charge for members and $5.00 for non-members, unless otherwise noted.
The Charlevoix Historical Society is a non-profit organization whose objective is to bring together people who are interested in the history and heritage of the Charlevoix area and in the protection and preservation of places and objects of historical value. The Society sponsors many events throughout the year to which the public is invited.
These public event dates and times are subject to change. All events should be confirmed by calling the Charlevoix Historical Society at 231-547-0373.