Entries by ellinwoodhistoricalsociety


Regular meeting will be held Tuesday May 2, 2017. Time:  6:30 pm Where:  104 N main Museum of Ellinwood Short regular meeting to organize and update you all on the work night etc. If you can’t lift etc  COME ANY WAY we have signs to work on and other sit down jobs  Plus you are missed […]


The painting is finished!!  Well except for touch ups here and there.  Friday evening:  5pm meet at museum to take up tile that over carpet.  Then we will vacuum carpet and scrub tile in bathroom and back hall, kitchen and media room and probably give it a light wax.  Hope you can help.  Bring your beverage of […]


We need to paint trim!  After the walls were done the trim looks so worn and drab we decided to do it too.  We will paint at 5pm tonight.  Can’t paint come see what’s been done.  Looks so different and clean and bright!!    We checked out the carpet in about 15 different places and it is in good […]


Well Bless my husband he decided he will paint Wed. until noon or a little later.  We won’t paint wed. eve as Tues eve plans got changed.  Progress today 1.  south wall has 2 coats of paint and looks good,  2.  Backwall on South side and middle wall and media room have one coat as do the […]


We accomplished lots yesterday.  Joe will be down at the building at 9:00 if you’d like to help or stop by and just see the plans.  Had a few community people stop by to see what was happening.  Everyone very excited.  Hope you can help even if you just wipe up our drips it helps.  We will […]


We had a great meeting Monday. A nice crowd for a great program.  We have talented people in Ellinwood and Robin Gray is one of them.  She has done a wonderful job with Kent and Joan Roth’s 1910 German Feather tree.  She made a small feather tree and gave it to the historical society.  It will […]


Joe’s on a roll guys so hang on!!  He will be down at the building Thurs. April 6 at 9 am to start the process by wiping down walls and mop boards and then vaccuming the floor and maybe moping.  If anyone wants to help call, email or just show up. Bring a mop, extra bucket, and a […]