German-American Day

  • Du lieber Gott! German-American Religious Customs
  • Wednesday, October 2, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Wood County Historical Center & Museum | 419-352-0967 |

The public is invited to participate in the 16th annual German-American "Story Slam” event. Participants will be allowed 5 minutes to tell their own family's stories about German-American religious customs and German-American religion.

Discussion led by Dr. Geoff Howes (BGSU, retired) and Michael McMaster (Wood Co. Historical Museum Education Coordinator).

Following the story-slam, enjoy German food and fellowship or take a self-guided tour of the exhibit, For Comfort and Convenience: Public Charity in Ohio by Way of the Poor Farm.

$5 suggested donation, WCHS Members FREE.

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