Leelanau Press Research Fellowship-Accepting Applications

Leelanau Press Research Fellowship-Accepting Applications

Located in Northwest Lower Michigan, Leelanau County presents exciting possibilities for research on the peninsula’s rich cultural history. The Leelanau Press Research Fellowship provides monetary support for an independent researcher to conduct original research on...
Benzie Historical Seeks Executive Director

Benzie Historical Seeks Executive Director

The Benzie Area Historical Society (BAHS) seeks a qualified individual to serve as Executive Director. This is a full-time, salaried position. A full job description with requirements, benefits, and application process is available here. Position Opening EXECUTIVE...
Ways to Celebrate Native American Heritage

Ways to Celebrate Native American Heritage

Leelanau Historical Society and Museum shares resources and insight to celebrate Native American Heritage during November’s Native American Heritage month and with readings, exhibits and resources year round.
Shipwreck Week | Nov. 7-11th

Shipwreck Week | Nov. 7-11th

Join the Leelanau Historical Society Museum in honoring Leelanau’s maritime past with a week of themed trivia on Facebook with chances to win swag from the Museum Gift Shop. A free virtual program, and two free movies about shipwrecks & maritime history at...
Anishinaabe History Program, 10/10

Anishinaabe History Program, 10/10

In honor of Indigenous Peoples’ Day (Oct. 10th) join the Leelanau Historical Society with speaker JoAnne Cook who will share information about the original way of life of the Anishinaabe; culture, tradition, spiritual view, world view and living as a nation, tribe,...
Benzonia Academy Lecture Series

Benzonia Academy Lecture Series

We hope you enjoyed our last lecture from Tim Foster on “Sailing a Dangerous Lake Michigan”. If you missed it you can watch the whole lecture at this link. In the meantime you can mark your calendar for the next lecture to be held Thursday, March 10, 4:00...