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Discovering Michigan A to Z County by County

Ghost Towns of Michigan

Cemetery Walk-A-Bout Event

Novi Historical Commission Visits Parkview 2nd Graders

Discovering Michigan A to Z County by County

Barbara Vandermolen took us on a trip around Michigan. We learned about agriculture, boats census statistics and the zoo. We traveled from Oakland, Wayne and Macomb counties to Wexford, Manistee, Cheboygan, Luce and Marquette.

Michigan A to Z Event  Michigan A-Z Event

Cemetery Walk-A-Bout Event

City officials, boards and commissions joined the Historical Commission for a stroll through Novi's First "Park" on Saturday, September 9th. The members presented the history of veterans from the Civil War through the Vietnam War. The day was a great success opening a road to many future events at this great site.

Cemetery Walk  Cemetery Walk

Cemetery Walk  Cemetery Walk

Ghost Towns of Michigan

Alan Naldrett told stories of Michigan Boom Towns that did not survive to see the 21st century. From Belvidere which sank and Singapore which was buried by sand, we discovered stories of lost communities hidden in plain sight.

Ghost Towns   Ghost Towns

Novi Historical Commission Members Visit Parkview Elementary School

Dhara Sanghavi and Rachel Manela recently visited the second graders to show examples of schoolwork that children did in the early 1900s, games they played and explained a family tree.

Parkview Elementary 2nd Grade  Parkview Elementary 2nd Grade