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Lisa Allmendinger on November 30th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Connie Stover for the information in this story.) Shop for gifts at the Chelsea Historical Museum and support the mission of the Chelsea Area Historical Society at the same time. Stop in, visit us, and place your bids. Extended museum hours:  Thursday, Dec. 1 from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 27th, 2016

  (Chelsea Update would like to thank Connie Stover for the information in this story.) Shop for gifts at the Chelsea Historical Museum and support the mission of the Chelsea Area Historical Society at the same time. Stop in, visit us, and place your bids. Extended museum hours: Saturday, Nov. 26 through Thursday, Dec. 1 […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 22nd, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Connie Stover for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Historical Society will host a special holiday home tour on Saturday, Dec. 3 from 1-4 p.m. during Hometown Holidays. Five homes (including the newly-renovated museum) and a beautiful neighborhood church are opening their doors to greet visitors. Participants […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 10th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Cathy Bean and Cary Church for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Historical Society will hold a meeting on Monday, Sept. 12 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Chelsea Depot with a special speaker. Dennis Norton, president of the Michigan Aerospace Foundation and founder of the Yankee […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 19th, 2016

Chelsea continues to be a city committed to honoring its history and is prominently displaying information about some of its historical buildings for residents and visitors alike. On June 14, the newest of seven historic plaques to adorn downtown buildings was unveiled with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the corner of Main and Middle streets. Included […]

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You can support the education programs and exhibits at the Chelsea History Museum by joining in the fun-raising of the Chelsea Area Historical Society Ragtime Gala dinner and dancing event. The gala will take place on Saturday, June 18 from 6-10 p.m. and includes dinner, dancing, entertainment and a cash bar at the Village Conference […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Cathy Bean for the photos in this story.) Jim and Kim Myles were honored with an open house hosted by Preservation Chelsea at the Chelsea Area Historic Museum on April 24. The couple, who have done a lot for Chelsea during the years, is moving to Pennsylvania.

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 2nd, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Connie Stover for the information in this story.) Have you ever wondered what might be buried in your yard from Chelsea’s past residents? If so, please attend the Chelsea Area Historical Society Meeting on March 14, from 7-9 p.m. at the Chelsea Depot to hear Chelsea’s own auctioneer Joseph […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 27th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jan Bernath for the information in this story.) At the Chelsea Area Historical Society Holiday Party on Dec. 14, Preservation Chelsea presented Jim and Kim Myles with a certificate of gratitude. The certificate reads: “With deep gratitude to Jim and Kim Myles, Innkeepers of Chelsea House Victorian Innkeepers, who […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 5th, 2015

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