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GCLS – Tales from the Titanic


GCLS – Life in the 1950s

Greenville: Life in the 1950s

South Carolina Room staff member Durham Hunt brings the 1950s back to life using historic photographs and the Greenville County Driving Tour of Historic Sites. Registration required. Call 277-7397 to register.

Tue, Oct 25, 6:30p-7:30p, Mauldin

GCLS – Spinning and Loom Demostration

Spinning and Loom Demonstration

Local artist Elizabeth Zane gives a fun and informative demonstration on spinning wool and simple weaving on a hand held loom. Call 268-5955 for more information.

Sat, Oct 22, 10a-12p, Taylors

TRHS – Community Shred Event


TRHS – TR Circus – Minutes from Sept Meeting

Dr. Pitts’ topic for our meeting tonight was the circus—he told of his boyhood love for the circus and how this developed into a passion, one in which he used his education and professional expertise to help the circus employees.  He focused on the history of the Hoxie Bros. Circus and Great American Circus showing many pictures of the performers, tents, and equipment.  He mentioned that he has as many as 5,000 pictures in his collection of balancing acts, juggling, animals, beautiful ladies and strong men, giant gorillas, fire eaters, acrobats, etc. Click here to read more.unnamed

UHM – Lunchbox Learning

Greenville’s Textile History
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Program begins at noon.
 Local historian Don Koonce presents the history of Greenville through the role of the textile industry, and how they have shaped our modern-day community.unnamed
For reservations, call the Museum at (864)467-3100. Click here for more details.

UHM – Homeschool Day

Homeschool Day 

– Friday,
October 14
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Interested in motorcycles? Sign up today and learn about the history of two-wheeled moving vehicles, experiment with movement, ride a simulator, and build your own vehicle!
Call (864)467-3100 to make reservations. Click here for more details!unnamed