2018 Upcoming Events Calendar - check back often for updates
Click on the links in red to learn more! Note change in location to Roswell Adult Recreation Center* beginning in February.
September 15:Tour of Homes 11AM-5PM- The 2018 tour will provide a rare chance to see inside some of the historic, new and restored homes that make Roswell so special. Ticket prices are $30 per person in advance. Transportation to each home will be provided by trolleys. Purchase tickets here. October 4: General Meeting: POSTPONED TO Nov. 11 (see below)
October 6: Old Roswell Cemetery Cleaning day 9:30-11:30
November 1:Business Meeting : 7 PM Roswell Adult Recreation Center*, Doors open at 5:30 PM
November 11: General Meeting: 2:00 PM Alpharetta City Hall In conjunction with the Alpharetta and John's Creek Historical Societies, we will commemorate Veteran's Day with an observance of the armistice of WWI. Michael Hitt will speak beginning at 2:30PM; the Alpharetta History Room will be open before and after the speaker. (Address: 2 Park Plaza, Alpharetta, GA 30009).
December 15, 2018: Wreaths Across America; Noon, Old Roswell Cemetery. 100 Woodstock St., Roswell, GA 30075.
*The Roswell Adult Recreation Center is located at 830 Grimes Bridge Road, Roswell, GA 30075.
There are no meetings in June, July, and August.
Past events: March 1: General Meeting: Robert C. Jones; Georgia Railroads of the 19th Century; 7 PM Roswell Adult Recreation Center*, Multi-Purpose Room; Doors open at 6:30 PM
March 24: Cemetery Cleaning Day, 9:30-11:30, Old Roswell Cemetery, 100 Woodstock St., Roswell, GA 30075. RSVP to Jan Johnson
April 5: General Meeting: Elaine DeNiro, Archivist, Roswell Historical Society; Safeguarding Your Family's Treasures. 7 PM Roswell Adult Recreation Center*,Multi-Purpose Room; Doors open at 6:30 PM
April 7: Save the Date: Azalea Festival Gala; honoree is the Roswell Historical Society! Tickets and sponsorship information can be found here.
April 14: Beyond My Stone: 5 PM Rain or Shine. We will be part of the city-wide Azalea Festival. Don’t miss the new stories our “permanent residents” want to share with you of their life and times in Roswell. Click here for full details.
April 21: Pancake Breakfast fundraiser for the Hembree Farm Project. Click here for detail and tickets. Lebanon Baptist Church, 11250 Crabapple Rd., Roswell, GA 30075 8:30-10:30 A.M.
May 3:General Meeting: Mr. Hal Coleman, Roswell native on “Growin’ up in Roswell ain’t what it used to be!”, 7 PM Roswell Adult Recreation Center*, Multi-Purpose Room; Doors open at 6:30 PM June 9: Lavender Festival - Barrington Hall 10:00-5:00
September 6:General Meeting: Jerry Hightower, Environmental Education Coordinator Planning & Resource Stewardship Division, Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area; 7 PM Roswell Adult Recreation Center*, Multi-Purpose Room; Doors open at 6:30 PM
rOSWELL hISTORICAL SOCIETY office & roswell historical society/city of roswell Research Library and Archives(open M, TH 1:00-4:00 and wednesdays 10:00-12:00)
Roswell Cultural Arts Center 950 Forrest Street, 2nd floor Roswell, GA 30075