Marion County Historical Society
2014 Program of Events
The Marion County Historical Society is in the process of finalizing the schedule of events for 2014. These planned events are divided into two categories. The first category, Programs, will be traditional presentations related to the topic at an associated venue. The second category, Walking Tours, will be less formal tours with a short presentation on the historical topic followed by an informal discussion and beverage near the site of the tour.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Annual Meeting and Historical Tour of the Athenaeum (Program)
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Virginia Avenue: Layers of History (Walking Tour)
Marian University Campus: Yesterday and Today (Program)
Saturday, June 21, 2014 - 2:00 p.m.
Dating and Identifying Old Photographs (Program) - Co-Sponsored with Indianapolis Public Library
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 5:00 p.m.
Richard Hornberger Memorial Walk at Garfield Park
Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Detectives and Spies: U.S. Army Intelligence Operations in Indianapolis during the Civil War(Program)
Sunday, September 28, 2014 – 2:00 p.m.
Historic Preservation in Indianapolis (Program) – Co-sponsored with Indiana Landmarks
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 2:00 p.m.
Indianapolis Automotive History (Program)
Sunday, November 2, 2014 – 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Central Library (40 E. St. Clair St., Indianapolis, IN 46204)
Researching Your Old House (Program) – Co-Sponsored with Indianapolis Public Library
Please join us in the The Riley Room on the Main Level for our next program covering how to research your home's history in Indianapolis. Raina Regan, a Community Preservation Specialist with the Central Regional Office of Indiana Landmarks, will present on this topic and answer related questions for those in attendance.