Train Station Centennial Celebration

  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    The committee
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    The crowds gathered early
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    And they kept coming
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    All ages came to enjoy the event
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    Soon there was over 1,000 participants
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    Success!
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    Mayor Harris congratulates Christine
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    The Museum was open for business
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    Gerry had a steady stream of traffic
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    Chairman Len Resto added his expertise to the museum
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    Many rare and interesting artifacts were on display
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    Also on display were historic reproduction photos of the station being built
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    The mural unveiling was next
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    Centennial Chairman, Len Resto took to the podium
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    The unveiling was well attended
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    The Mayor and lead artist Kenji Hasegawa do the honors
  • A record breaking day plus a Railroad Museum, the Public Arts Council Mural Unveiling and a Bar Car!

    Many enjoyed a cold beer at the Bar Car

News & Events

Post date: July 27, 2017

The Fairmount Cemetery Field Trip, organized by the Chatham Historical Society, has become a tradition for students at Chatham's Lafayette School. 

Next Events:

October 20, 2017

History & Hops 2017

Fall is just around the corner and it’s time to mark your calendar for autumn festivities! Join us on Friday, October 20, 2017 for our second annual “History & Hops.” Last year it was a sold out event so get your tickets early. This is an evening you won’t want to miss!