Calendar of Events

The Dowagiac Area History Museum is hosting the following public programs. Contact the museum at 269.783.2560 with any questions.

Keep History Alive Fundraiser 2019

September 11 at 6 p.m. at the Dowagiac Elks Lodge. Visit the event page for more information. 

Fall Lecture Series 2019.

All programs begin at 6:30 p.m. Free for members, $5 for non-members.

September 4: Almost a Century of Candymaking: A History of Caruso’s Candy Kitchen, by Caruso’s Owner Julie Johnson

October 2: An Historic and Live Look at Lyons Industries, by Don and Lance Lyons

November 6: Getting the Vote: A History of Women’s Suffrage in Michigan, by Ruth Stevens, retired professor Grand Valley State University

December 4: A History of the 1884 Chapin Mansion of Niles, by Mollie Kruck Watson of the Niles History Center