Welcome to the Williams Bay Historical Society
The purpose of the Williams Bay Historical Society is to assist in the preservation and exhibition of items of historical interest that are within the boundaries of Williams Bay, and the immediate surrounding area. The Society will seek to provide the public with educational opportunities to learn about our unique local history. The Society will also seek to organize and assist in the commemoration of significant dates and events in village history.
~ Upcoming Programs and Events ~
Annual Historical Society Dinner
The Historical Society's Annual Dinner and Program will be Friday, October 14th.
The event will take place at Mabel Cratty Hall on the campus of George Williams College of Aurora University, 350 Constance Blvd., Williams Bay.
The cash bar will be open at 5pm and dinner will be served at 6pm.
Our program about the history of the Williams Bay Fire Department begins at 7pm with exciting pictures and facts. We invite attendees to share their stories also.
Tickets are $35 per person. Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to purchase tickets.
The Wonders of Williams Bay Tour will be reschedule in May 2017.
~ Historical Society YouTube Page ~
View the 1930s video of Williams Bay on the Williams Bay Historical Society Youtube page.
Additional videos may also be viewed on the page.
~ Looking for Old Williams Bay Photographs and Mementos ~
Do you have old photographs of Williams Bay? Do you have mementos of Williams Bay’s landmarks or businesses? The Williams Bay Historical Society would love to include them in our archives!
If you don’t wish to donate photographs, we would be happy to scan them and return the originals to you.
Please contact us at: email@example.com or drop us a note at P.O. Box 678, Williams Bay, WI, 53191, if you have any questions.
A photo release form can be downloaded by clicking here
We Want to Remind Everyone that Our Historical Society is a 501(c) 3 Non-profit Organization for Tax Deduction Purposes
As you review your 2016 charitable contributions, consider making a donation to the historical society.
Also, if you haven't already done so, please renew your society membership. Checks may be sent to:
The Williams Bay Historical Society
P. O. Box 678
Williams Bay, WI 53191
For additional information about the historical society email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Past issues of the newsletter, Shades of the Past, are available for download on the Contact Us page.
See the latest society event photos and historical pictures of Williams Bay and residents on the Photo Gallery page
2015 - 2016 Board of Directors