Frequently Asked Questions

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Q: What are your upcoming events?

Visit the Calendar of Events section of our website.

Q: How do I become a member? What are the benefits of being a member?

Please visit our Membership page.

Q: How can I donate something to the society?

Please visit our Donation page for options.

Q: Who do I contact with research questions?

Please send us an email and include what you're researching (i.e. your family, the local area, a local family, etc.). We will then get you in touch with someone who is able to help you in the subject. Please note: we cannot guarantee finding the answers you're seeking!

Q: Can you appraise an artifiact?

No, sorry we do not have anyone on staff that could give you pricing information.

Q: Can you repair historical items?

It depends on the object, and we can make no guarantees. Please contact us and we can discuss further.

Q: Can I rent part of your facility for an event?

Both the Van Horn Mansion and our Country Village are available for private event rentals. Please see Private Events for information.