History in the Making

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Check out our Programming Schedule fo...

Check out our Programming Schedule for 2017!

Events

Events

Event: The First Peoples of Morrow Mo...

  Saturday, May 9, at 2:00 p.m. at Morrow Mountain State Park’s Office The Uwharrie Mountains and Yadkin/Pee Dee River System have attracted people to settle here for thousands of years. This area has been referred to as “North Carolina’s Cradle of Civilization” because of its many pre-historic archaeological sit [...]

THEY DID WHAT?! Interesting People wi...

THEY DID WHAT?! Interesting People with Stanly County Connections
The Stanly County Historical Society and Stanly County Museum will present an unusual program entitled “THEY DID WHAT?! Interesting People with Stanly County Connections.” The speaker, Lewis Bramlett, will discuss a variety of people with Stanly County connections who have made important contributions, led unusual lives, or were [...]

Rescheduled: Local Movies with James ...

Rescheduled: Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 6:30pm

2015 Stanly County Heritage Workshop

Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 9:00-3:00 Information about the sessions: 2015 Heritage Workshop

Rosenwald Schools and Kingville Commu...

The Stanly County Museum, Stanly County Historicial Society, and E. E. Waddell Center proudly present an exhibit and presentation on Rosenwald Schools and the Kingville Community Saturday, January 10, 2015 Julie Hawks (Stanly County Museum) will present a brief history of African American education in the South and the Rosenwald Schools. Bre [...]

Christmas Open House Photos & Vi...

Christmas Open House Saturday, December 6 from 2-6 Snuggs and Marks Historic Houses Storytelling by Susan Sharples 2-5 Thank you Lydia Morgan and Janice Mitchner for decorating the Snuggs and Marks Houses. Thank you Heather, Elena, Ken, and Stephen for welcoming our guests and giving tours. And a special thank you to Susan Sharples for telli [...]

Heritage Day 2014 on Morrow Mountain

After a cold and rainy day on Saturday, November 1, the sun came out and provided a cool, crisp fall Sunday for the annual Morrow Mountain Old Fashion Day. Elena Smith, intern, and Joyce Lambert, volunteer, were on hand to represent the Stanly County Museum and Stanly County Historical Society as interpreters at the Kron home site. On exhibit [...]

Halloween Museum Fun!!

Halloween Museum Fun!!
Just recently, October 27th to be exact, the Stanly County Historical Society and the Stanly County Museum hosted a Historic Ghost Walk, that started at the Central Methodist Church in downtown Albemarle.  The Historic Ghost Walk, was a lot of fun to be a part of!! I thoroughly enjoyed being able to participate, by leading a tour group to eac [...]

2015 Program Schedule