Events

43rd Annual

WHITMAN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY ICE CREAM SOCIAL

Sunday, June 28th 2015

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Perkins House – Colfax, WA

 Admission is free but donations are appreciated. This is the one yearly fund raising event for the W.C.H.S. This year’s Ice Cream Social promises to be the biggest and best in many years. Come and spend a few hours, visit with friends and take in some of the following exhibits and displays:

  • MUSIC BY THE BAND – Auf Gehts
  • HISTORIC PERKINS HOUSE TOURS
  • EARLY 1900’s FIRE TRUCK – Colfax Fire Dept.
  • HOMEMADE PIES & FERDINAND’S ICE CREAM
  • HO GAGE TRAIN LAYOUT – Lewiston/Clarkston Train Club
  • HISTORIC PERIOD CLOTHING FASHION SHOW
  • WHITMAN COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
  • SERVING HAMBURGERS, HOT DOGS, CHIPS AND SODA
  • WHITMAN COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY – Visit with Joe Pakootas & Ken Caylor
  • OPERATION LIFESAVER EXHIBIT
  • BOOK SIGNING:

MARTY MULLEN – “Reflections of the Road”

SALLY ELDER – “Best of the Palouse Magazine”

  • APPLES & APPLE TREES IN WHITMAN COUNTY – Dave Benscotter
  • ANTIQUE TRACTORS – Lewis-Clark Antique Power Club
  • WHITMAN COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY – Visit with State Rep. Mary Dye
  • RURAL WHITMAN COUNTY PHOTO DISPLAY
  • COLFAX CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EXHIBIT
  • WHITMAN SAMPLERS QUILTING GROUP

What a great family day out!

 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