The opening of the museum set for Sunday, May 24 has been postponed until sometime in June. Updates will be posted here.
The Black Earth Historical Society monthly meeting set for Wednesday, June 3 has been cancelled due to the government shutdown.
The spring garage sale fundraiser has been postponed until further notice. The Black Earth Historical Society will be holding a garage sale later this year at the Museum on Mills Street, in conjunction with the village-wide garage sale, possibly in fall. If you have items to donate or wish to volunteer, please contact board member David Cooper at 608-767-2281. We are seeking: volunteers for set up, sales, clean up; plus donated items in good condition such as toys, books, household items, sporting equipment, furniture, tools, etc. (sorry no clothing, electronics or tech equipment)
Museum, David Cooper photo below: Jennifer Rude Klett
-Monthly meetings are held at 6:30 the first Wednesday evening of the month at the BEHS for 2020 including January 8, February 5, March 4, April 1, May 6, June 3 (cancelled due to the coronavirus), July 1, August 5, September 2, October 7, November 4, and December 2. Public is welcome.
-Annual meeting is Sunday, February 16 at 2:00. Everyone is welcome.
-Culver's Share Event fundraiser is Monday, March 9 at Culver's in Cross Plains from 11:00 to 7:00.
-Garage Sale fundraiser is Friday and Saturday, April 17 & 18 (postponed until further notice) at the Museum, on Mills Street at the railroad tracks. Donated items and volunteers are needed.
-Museum opens for the summer Sunday, May 24 (Memorial Day weekend) to be determined sometime in June from 1:00 to 4:00, and for the next 15 Sundays through September 27.
-Brat Fry fundraisers will be Saturday, June 20 and August 22 at the Shoe Box, 1314 Canal Street in Black Earth, from 9:00 to 4:00 or until the brats run out.