Holiday Open House at the Fremont Area Museum
Vintage dolls and teddy bears will be in the featured display during the holiday open house from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Fremont Area Historical Society, N7403 Hwy. 110, Fremont. The toys range from Santas to Barbies, teddy bears and kitties.
Refreshments will be served at the free event in the society's museum, which is handicapped accessible.
Another display will be memorabilia of this year's honor family, descendants of Karl Hahn, a German immigrant in 1850. Additional exhibits are about the Wolf River, one-room schools, advertising memorabilia, and Fremont's pearl-button industry.
The open house will be the last chance to buy raffle tickets for the handmade string-block quilt that was donated by Aunt Dinah's Quilting Party. Cost is $1 for one ticket and $5 for six tickets. The drawing will be held at 2 p.m. Winner need not be present.
The Fremont Area Historical Society is interested in collecting, researching and displaying objects and photos that involve the Towns of Bloomfield, Caledonia, Fremont and Wolf River; the Village of Fremont, and several nearby areas.