The Redford Township Historical Commission will celebrate its 50th anniversary on May 4, 2019 with a special event at the Redford History Center, located at 12895 Berwyn. Current Commission members will pay tribute to past members and their important work preserving Redford’s history. Founding Commission members Fred and Aileen DesAutels, in particular, will be honored. … Continue reading Join us May 4 for Heritage Day!
All you need to know about our Movie in the Cemetery event is right here! On Friday, October 21 we be showing Night of the Living Dead inside the historic Redford Cemetery. This 1968 film is a cult classic and you'll get to see it on a 10ft x 14ft LED screen in the intimate yet spooky … Continue reading Movie in the Cemetery – Friday, October 21!
The Redford Township Historical Commission has been hard at work planning some exciting events for October! On October 8 we will hold our first cemetery walk and on October 21 we will have our first movie night in the cemetery. Join us and get in the Halloween spirit! On October 8 we will lead tours through … Continue reading Upcoming Events
Change in hours for Winter 2016: Wednesdays 4-7pm Beginning January 16: Every other Saturday 12-3pm See our events page for a calendar showing open days. We expect to resume regular hours in the Spring. As always, we are open by appointment if you cannot make it during our regular hours. Contact us at rthc09@ gmail.com … Continue reading Winter hours
Members of the Historical Commission will be at the Redford Community Expo today at the Hubert-Fortiers-O'Grady VFW Post 345, 27345 Schoolcraft, Redford. Come talk to us about our collections, our research, and find out how to get your research questions answered! Event page is here.
As the sesquicentennial of the Civil War comes to an end, the Redford Township Historical Commission is taking a look at our military history. Commission members have conducted research into Redford's citizens who have served in various wars, including the Civil War, World War I, World War II, and the Vietnam War. Stop by in … Continue reading Redford’s Military History
Join us Saturday for "An Evening with Mark Twain" - a fundraiser for Redford Interfaith Relief! See Pat Tucker bring Mark Twain to life. Commission members will be in attendance and we've created a display to give you an idea of what Redford was like when Mark Twain was in Michigan. Perhaps he even traveled … Continue reading Mark Twain in Redford
A special meeting has been called for the Redford Historical Commission for May 6, 2015 at 6:00 pm. Location is 12895 Berwyn, Redford, MI.
Join us this Saturday for a genealogy workshop! Ever wanted to search your family tree? Not sure where to start? Have you started but gotten stuck? Join us for a genealogy basics workshop on May 2, 11am-12pm at the Redford Township Historical Commission. Learn some great tips, tricks and strategies from our very own, Regina … Continue reading Genealogy Workshop
Thanks to all who attended our grand reopening on April 18! We had a great turn out and are glad so many people were able to join us. Check out our Facebook page for some lovely pictures posted by our guests!