For more information on the events below see our "Annual Events"
or call the Museum at (989) 893-5733.
November 9, 2019
Story of Santa House"
with Mary Ida & Jeff Doan
Named in honor of “Santa and Mrs. Claus” Nate and Mary Ida Doan, the Santa House
located near the Bay County Community Center on John F. Kennedy Drive is a non-profit organization which operates on donations
from the public. This allows all children to visit, regardless of their financial situation or age. Join Mary Ida and
Jeff Doan as they present the history of the house and plans for this year’s Christmas season. This
will be our last presentation for 2019...join us again on January 11, 2020!
November 28-30, 2019
The Museum will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
December 13, 2019
Holiday Open House at Trombley/Centre House
John F. Kennedy Drive
Historic Trombley/Centre House will open its
doors to invite visitors to share holidays past. See the house decorated for Christmas in Victorian style, visit the parlor
where the family entertained guests, and see the dining room where boarders once shared a meal. Smell the aroma of food prepared
on a wood stove in the 1880s kitchen, while children enjoy period crafts and games.
December 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa
901 John F. Kennedy Drive
9:30am - 12:00pm
Cost: $10/person (children
under 2 held on a lap are free)
A chance for children to enjoy breakfast with
Santa Claus! Seating is limited for this event and reservations are required. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Store, and must be purchased in advance - there will be no sales at the door.