The Greendale Historical Society is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior of the class of 2016 who is residing in Greendale and pursuing further accredited education.read more
n recent weeks, Greendale Historical Society volunteers have been packing, moving, unpacking and reorganizing its archives and memorabilia including photographs, documents, and other artifacts pertaining to Greendale’s history as it moved to its new home in the soon to be open Historic Greendale Welcome Center on Broad Street.read more
The Greendale Historical Society invites you to rediscover the history of Greendale through the pages of the Village Life and other Greendale publications on July 28.
Among Village stories behind the headlines that we will explore is the closing of the original Greendale Theatre. The downtown movie theatre provided nightly diversion and Saturday cliff hangers in the age before Netflix.
Please join us in the Historic Hose Tower on Thursday, July 28 at 7 p.m. for this special presentation. A brief membership meeting will follow the program. The event is Free and open to the public.
Tour Historic Greendale
During the summer, the Greendale Historical Society offers guided tours of Historic Downtown Greendale. The tours will coincide with the Open Market held on Greendale’s Broad Street in between Northway and Schoolway. in the shadow of the iconic Village Hall.
It is the mission of the Greendale Historical Society to preserve and promote the buildings, landmarks and artifacts that illustrate the history of Greendale, Wisconsin; to increase awareness, understanding and appreciation of the Village’s founding, growth and designation as a National Historic Landmark; and to strengthen the current and future historic character of the Village.
Historic Greendale Welcome Center
5680 Broad Street
Greendale, WI 53129
Phone: (414) 409-2557
Robb Nowak, President
Marge Hill, Vice President
Bob DeRoche, Secretary
Ted Mainella, Past President
Jim Burns, Kathleen Hart, Georgianne Heymann, Bob Prindiville, Brenda Siemers
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The Greendale Historical Society preserves our past, shares our stories, and connects people to history. Your membership support helps us use the power of history to transform lives.