Every week, Marathon County Historical Society staff Ben Clark and/or Gary Gisselman will give a short presentation of an interesting topic relating to the history of Marathon County. History Chats go live at 12:30 p.m. every Thursday, as a free, online broadcast through both YouTube and Facebook Live. Past broadcasts are also available for later viewing.
June 10- Rural Architecture
Rural Marathon County offers a rich landscape of interesting architecture- including farmhouses, barns and silos.
June 17- Marathon County’s Dairy Products
The story of Marathon County’s dairy tradition extends beyond the dairy farm to the products, companies and people involved in dairying outside the farm.
June 24- An Interview with a Farmer
The program will host a special guest to discuss his or her farming experience and the history of his or her farm.
For more information, call the Marathon County Historical Society at 715-842-5750, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the Marathon County Public Library, visit www.mcpl.us.