News & Events

Post date: February 13, 2014

The Society is busy with several school programs this year in an ongoing effort to share Chatham's history.

Post date: February 9, 2014

June 19, 2014 marks the 100th Anniversary of the train station.

Post date: July 9, 2013

Each June, the Chatham Historical Society Margaret Keisler Scholarship is awarded. The scholarship is in memory of Margaret Keisler, town historian and lifelong Chathamite. 

Post date: May 18, 2013

The Chatham Historical Society held their annual dinner meeting on May 7th at the Presbyterian Church of Chatham Township with a sell-out crowd attending.
The Society honored Liz Holler for her extraordinary contributions including her insightful stories of Chatham and her amazing ability to field questions about Chatham's past.  Her name, along with the late Rose Cruikshank’s, was added to the Distinguished Service Award plaque displayed in the Library of the Chathams. This award recognizes residents for their outstanding civic and community involvement.


Next Events:

April 2, 2017

This illustrated lecture by Janet W. Foster will focus on domestic architecture in the era of Queen Victoria.