Abe Lincoln re-enactor, Danny Russel wowed us!

An Abe Lincoln re-enactor, Danny Russel provided an entertaining and often moving presentation of Lincoln’s life. He cited specific important events, such as the death of two of his children, and his introduction to slavery. He ended with a moving recitation of the Gettysburg Address. The program was part of Chautauqua-Wawasee’s Patriot Days program honoring […]

Special Information regarding the Patriotic Pops Concert and the Abe Lincolon Presentation

Please Note… These events have been moved to the Wawasee High School auditorium as rain is in the forecast today.  Please spread the word. Thank You!

History of Native Americans in northeastern Indiana

Chautauqua-Wawasee and Syracuse-Wawasee Historical Museum are collaborating to offer the third annual series of three programs that explore the history of Native Americans in northeastern Indiana.  The three programs are presented over a three-day period, September 2-4, with the first two one-hour programs held at the Syracuse Community Center; the third program will be held from 9:00AM to […]