Annual Meeting and Recognition Reception

November 15 2023 | 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Notice of Annual Meeting
The Detroit Historical Society’s 2023 Annual Meeting will occur at 6 p.m. on November 15, 2023 at 5401 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48202 for the purpose of electing trustees and conducting other business. 


Recognition Reception
A night to remember! Prior to the Annual Meeting, join a guided preview of this year’s exciting new Hudson’s Holidays exhibit and enjoy the final exhibition by legendary Detroit filmmaker and photographer Sue Marx, Images from History: People Who Defined Detroit in the 1960s. Get a head start on your holiday shopping with Detroit’s best selection of vintage Detroit Lions apparel and other one-of-a-kind Detroit treasures in our Museum Store with festive holiday packaging for your purchases. After the Annual Meeting, we’ll recognize our volunteers and members celebrating milestone anniversaries with a special program.

The event is free and open to the public. Parking is free and refreshments provided. Registration required. Reserve your seat and your custom-designed member appreciation gift* by clicking below or calling our Membership Department at (313) 578-8254 by Tuesday, October 31.

*This offer is for one custom-designed member appreciation gift per member household. Must be present to receive. Not a member yet? Visit us online or stop by one of our museums to join today!

Event Schedule
4 p.m. – Refreshments, Exhibitions, Gallery Tours
6 p.m. – Annual Meeting
Call to Order, Board Chair John Decker
2023 State of the Society, President and CEO Elana Rugh
Election of Trustees, Governance Chair Dante Stella
6:20 p.m. – Society Presentations
6:30 p.m. – Custom Gift pick-up

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