Events

WHITMAN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY SPRING 2015 EXCURSION

 NOTE DATE CHANGE!!!!!!! Trip is now MAY 21!!!!!!!!!

UPDATE – April 26 – almost 30 people have signed up for this fun trip. We look forward to seeing all of you on the 21st. Your fearless webmaster will post photos of the events of the day.

May 21st,  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.  Bus leaving and returning to Pullman

We will arrive in Hooper about 10:00.  In the former Hooper Store, we will see historical displays and have a presentation about Hooper/McGregor history and see the Hooper Hotel.  Next, we will board HIGH CLEARANCE FOUR WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLES and ride on the ranch road to the rarely visited, east-side overlook of Palouse Falls. Upon our return to Hooper, we will enjoy a BBQ lunch.  On our return trip we will visit LaCrosse, including stops at the store that has been revitalized as a community center and the next project, renovation of the 1930’s stone houses.  Our motor coach will return to Pullman about 5:00 PM.

 The Society at the Palouse Empire Fair

The Palouse Empire Fair was great fun! Join us September 2015 and school will be in session at the Jones School with classes being taught as they would have been in 1895!  Here are the teachers on the school’s porch greeting the kids at the 2013 Fair.

 43rd Annual Ice Cream Social

Perkins House – Colfax

Last Sunday in June 2015