Some of the programs the society offers are: Monthly lecture series with guest speakers • Museum tours • Walking tours of historic New Castle • Lawrence County Trivia Competition • Sports Hall of Fame • Fireworks exhibits • Ice cream social • Membership & Friends Dinner • Haunted History Walking Tour • Mistletoe Magic • Open House with Santa
May 5 – Sports Hall of Fame Banquet – details here
May 9 – Lawrence Co. Trivia Competition – details here
May 14 – Lawrence Co. Orthodox Monastery of the Transfiguration – details here
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Haunted History of Lawrence County
October 14, 2015 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pmFREE to the public
Ghostly Tales – Present Day Hauntings
Susan Linville will send chills up your spine with ghostly tales dating back to 1869. Come hear about ghosts of the past, and present day hauntings.
FREE to the Public. Come to our Museum and enjoy an hour of historical storytelling.
Dr. Susan Urbanek Linville has a PhD in Biology from the University of Dayton and has been doing genealogy research for several decades. Her “haunted history” walking tours have included tales of the Black Hand, Mistaken Identities, Haunted Buildings and tales of things that go bump in the nights. She is currently administrator of the Lawrence County Historical Society.