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Second Saturday

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  A 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.


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Coming Next:  
 

June 10, 2017
"The History of Bay City's Music Center"
 with Fred Herter & Heather Leser
1:00pm 

 

 Beginning in 1903 as “Hardy Music” the Herter Music Center was housed in several locations, including Standish, Saginaw, Midland and Flint. Follow the story of this longtime downtown Bay City business through vintage photographs and histories of Herman Hardy and the Herter family.

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

   



 

 

 

 

 

 

 
                                                       

Second Saturday
& 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.
 
2016 Programs:
Visit this page 
 
 

2017 Programs

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 

4-8-17No videotaped broadcast this month