Detroit Historical Society Events Listing

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Fashion D.Fined Exhibit Opening Event
September 11 2015 | 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Attire: Creative Cocktail Enjoy drinks, hors d’oeuvres, entertainment and pop-up shop, featuring local designers Join us for a...

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Fashion D.Fined Exhibit Opening Event
September 11 2015 | 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Attire: Creative Cocktail Enjoy drinks, hors d’oeuvres, entertainment and pop-up shop, featuring local designers Join us for a...

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Detroit Boat Club
September 12 2015 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

Tickets will be made available for Society members at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 15. Public registration begins June 29.  The...

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Freshwater Invaders
September 12 2015 | 2:00pm

Foreign species of animals and plants introduced to the Great Lakes have transformed the ecosystem, mostly to the detriment of...

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Freshwater Invaders
September 12 2015 | 2:00pm

Foreign species of animals and plants introduced to the Great Lakes have transformed the ecosystem, mostly to the detriment of...

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Detroit: Our Greatest Generation
September 12 2015 | 3:00pm

Directed by Emmy-winning filmmaker Keith Famie, “Detroit: Our Greatest Generation” tells the real-life stories of many Detroit-...

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Detroit: Our Greatest Generation
September 12 2015 | 3:00pm

Directed by Emmy-winning filmmaker Keith Famie, “Detroit: Our Greatest Generation” tells the real-life stories of many Detroit-...

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7th Annual Dossin Invitational Rowing Regatta
September 13 2015 | 9:00am

Boys and girls crews from the Detroit Boat Club take on challengers starting at 9 a.m.,  starting near the U.S. Coast Guard Belle...

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Detroit: Our Greatest Generation
September 13 2015 | 3:00pm

Directed by Emmy-winning filmmaker Keith Famie, “Detroit: Our Greatest Generation” tells the real-life stories of many Detroit-...

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Detroit: Our Greatest Generation
September 13 2015 | 3:00pm

Directed by Emmy-winning filmmaker Keith Famie, “Detroit: Our Greatest Generation” tells the real-life stories of many Detroit-...

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7th Annual Dossin Invitational Regatta
September 13 2015 | 9:00pm

Boys and girls crews from the Detroit Boat Club take on challengers starting at 9 a.m., starting near the U.S. Coast Guard Belle...

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Historic Houses of Worship Tour
September 14 2015 | 10:00am to 4:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT! Please call Rebecca at 313.833.1801 for wait list information. SEPTEMBER 14, 2015 Hartford Memorial...

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Elmwood Cemetery Walking Tour
September 19 2015 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT! Please call Rebecca at 313.833.1801 for wait list information. Tickets will be made available for Society...

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Great Lakes Shipwreck Festival Film Series
September 19 2015 | 2:00pm to 4:00pm

John Shaw ‘Went Missing’ The 206 foot three-mast schooner John Shaw was built in 1885 in Bay City, Michigan. At 3 a.m. on the...

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Woodmere Cemetery
September 26 2015 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT! Please call Rebecca at 313.833.1801 for wait list information. Tickets will be made available for Society...

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Great Lakes Maritime Institute Fall Dinner
October 4 2015 | 2:00pm

Guest speaker David Coleman will discuss “Freshwater Whalebacks,” the cargo ships with the unique submarine-like hull. The event...

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Great Lakes Maritime Institute GLMI Fall Dinner
October 4 2015 | 3:00pm

Guest speaker David Coleman will discuss “Freshwater Whalebacks,” the cargo ships with the unique submarine-like hull. The event...

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Historic Houses of Worship Tour
October 5 2015 | 10:00am to 4:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT! Please call Rebecca at 313.833.1801 for wait list information. OCTOBER 5, 2015 Royal Oak First united...

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Roots of the Music: Origins of the Motown Sound
November 4 2015 | 7:00pm

Detroit is known the world over for the music that came out of a small studio on West Grand Boulevard during the 1960s and 1970s...

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Lost Mariners Remembrance
November 10 2015 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

This moving annual program remembers sailors lost on the Great Lakes. A lantern vigil at the Edmund Fitzgerald anchor marking the...

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