October 2016 Newsletter

Shifting Sands Documentary

The Portage Community Historical Society is pleased to announce that our speakers at the general meeting on Wednesday, October 19 at 7:00 p.m

Bicentennial Torch

Our very own Carl Fisher carried the torch through Portage on Central Ave from Vivian St & Lois Street about 11:40 am Sunday October 9, 2016. At about noon there was a small reception held at Lakefront Park.


  • Tuesday, Oct. 11—Board Meeting 6:30 Portage Library
  • Wednesday, Oct. 19—Bi-Monthly Meeting 7:00 Woodland Park Lee Botts and Pat Wisniewski, Speakers
  • Tuesday, November 8—Election Day Porter County Museum group meeting at our Barn Museum 10:00 am
  • Sunday, November 13—Installation Dinner Woodland Park, 1:00 pm
  • Saturday, November 19—Chamber of Commerce event 6:00 pm
  • Saturday, December 3 —Christmas on the Farm Open House
  • Sunday, December 11, 2016 is the 200
Posted in 2016, NewsLetter.