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UPCOMING EVENTS

Current Display - In the Kitchen: Mixing Up Memories 

Stop by the museum to check out our new kitchen display featuring various kitchen tools and

gadgets, aprons, dishware, and more! The display will be up through the end of May.

 

TEA TIME AT THE MUSEUM

Historic New Carlisle, Inc. hosts four teas a year. Join us for delicious tea sandwiches

and mouthwatering desserts. Teas dates for 2024 are May 8th, July 10th, September 11th

and our Christmas Tea is on December 11th at 2:00 pm eastern. Cost is $25.00 per person

and pre-paid reservations are required. Contact Dana at 574/654-3897 or click on the link to

make reservations and pay online. https://square.link/u/pdyJiAiU

In the Good Old Summertime: Hudson Lake's Heyday Exhibit and Program

Exhibit will begin in June through September | Program by Dana Groves will be held on

Thursday, June 27th at 7:00 pm EST

We will be curating an exhibit on Hudson Lake and its history and look back at images

from its heyday as a lake resort. Learn about the Smith Family who built the Hotel Hudson 

and popular dance casino as well as other resorts. View items from the hotel and casino

and enjoy the many images from the archives. Dana Groves will be giving a presentation

on Thursday, June 27th at 7:00 pm EST at the museum. Free and open to public

Our Town Camp

June 20 - 21st 9am - 1 pm

Kids ages 9-12 are invited to register for our kids camp featuring a walking tour of the

historic district and activities related to history and architecture. Cost is $30. Lunch and 

snacks provided. Space is limited. Reserve and pay by cash, check or card

https://square.link/u/Lqr0BlNI

Hoosiers in the Movies

Wednesday, August 7th 7:00 pm EST

Join us for a presentation by historian Bruce Johnson as he talks about famous Hoosiers

in the movies such as James Dean, Carole Lombard, Steve McQueen and many more! The 

The program is free and open to the public.

Ice Cream Social and Car Show

Sunday, August 18th 1 - 4 pm EST

We're bringing back our Ice Cream Social and Car Show in honor of our 35th anniversary this year! Enjoy delicious pies and cakes, and make-your-own-sundae bar and root beer floats. Music and car show in the municipal lot behind our building.

History of the South Bend Watch Company 

Thursday, September 19th 7:00 pm EST

Historic New Carlisle, Inc. member Bill Stockton will be giving a presentation about the history of the South Bend Watch Company. Bill has a very nice collection of watches and invites anyone with a South bend Watch to bring it and he can help tell you more about it. The program is free and open to the public.

Walking Tour

Sunday, September 29th 2:00 pm EST

Join Dana Groves on a walking tour of the historic district. Learn about the history 

and architecture of the town. Meet at New Carlisle Public Library. Free and open

to the public. Wear comfortable walking shoes.

Spooks and Spirits

Thursday, October 17th at 7:00 pm EST

Join us for a spooky program by Glory June Greiff. More details to come. Free and open to the public.

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