series of presentations by local historians held at the Historical Museum of Bay County
on the second Saturday of each month from January-November. Past topics have ranged from railroads to
shipwrecks, coal mining to baseball... first person interpretations to virtual tours. Now in its 11th season here at the Historical Museum!
Programs begin at 1pm
and are FREE to the public
Programs last about one hour. Light refreshments are provided.
For more information call the Museum at (989) 893-5733.
September 9, 2017
"Hell's Half Mile Film Festival"
with Alan LaFave
in its 11th year the Hell’s Half Mile Film & Music Festival brings scores of independent films, filmmakers,
actors and bands from all over the country to downtown Bay City. This popular event brings attendees not only from
our local area but from all over Michigan and beyond.
Join founder and Director Alan LaFave as he presents the
history of the event and what to expect at this year’s Festival.
& Special Events Archive
Now on YouTube!
Did you miss a presentation?
We’ve partnered with Bay County TV to make videotaped broadcasts of each month’s
Second Saturday program and other special Museum events available on YouTube at the links below.
For a current Bay County TV schedule and broadcast information visit them on Facebook.
1-14-17: Lake Erie Stories with Ric Mixter
2-11-17: Crossing Bridges: The Bay County Library
System with Mary Penn
3-11-17: Public Art's Effect on Community with Tara Welch
4-8-17: No videotaped broadcast this month
5-13-17: Broadcast unavailable
6-10-17: Bay City's Music Center with Fred Herter and Heather Leser
7-10-17: Bay County United Way with Tera Wieland Szeliga
8-12-17: Bay City Players with Leeds Bird and Kathy Pawloski