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2020 MCHA Annual Meeting
Saturday, April 25
Washington Senior Activity Center
57880 Van Dyke, Washington, Michigan 48094
The Greater Washington Area Historical Society and Friends of the Octagon House are pleased to host the 2020 Macomb County Heritage Alliance Meeting on Saturday, April 25, 2020. The meeting will be held at the Washington Senior Activity Center (57880 Van Dyke, Washington, MI 48094), which is located in the Washington Township Hall. The main entrance to the Center is on the east side of the building. Similar to previous years, the meeting starts at 9:00 a.m. and concludes at around 3:00 p.m.
The guest speaker will be Pat McKay, Manager of the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm. He will introduce us to "Macomb County's Mill Builder and Inventor - William Austin Burt." Pat has been the Manager of the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm for 34 years. He is a Macomb County native - born and raised in Utica - and has a fascination with local history. He has a B.S. in Park Administration from Michigan State University and an M.A. in Education from Oakland University.
Tables will be available for sharing handouts and information about your organization and events. There will also be a table available to display silent auction items.
Following lunch and closing remarks, the Loren Andrus Octagon House and the Washington Historical Museum will be open for those who would like to tour the facilities.
The Agenda, Registration Form, and Lunch Order Form will be posted soon.