History Road Show: Citizens of Cedar Lake

The History Road Show returns for its 4th season with our "Citizens of Cedar Lake" presentations that will explore the biographies of prominent individuals who contributed to the founding and success of our community. Participation is free, but RSVP is required due to limited capacity within the museum conference room. Call 219.390.9423 or register online:
> Beatrice Horner-Castrogiovanni recording
> Florence Wahlberg recording
> Senator Sue Landske recording
> Geraldine Kortokrax recording
> March 28, 2021 - Dr. Robert W. King

Calumet: The Land of Opportunity

Our executive director participated in a virtual presentation featuring Calumet Voices, National Stories, an exhibition featuring Cedar Lake Historical Association artifacts that opened with fanfare in January 2020, but was promptly shut down due to the pandemic. We hope you enjoy these highlights.
> Watch the Video
> View the Exhibition

Ice Truck Dedication | October 24, 2020

Taylor Ice Truck at CLHAOn September 23, 2020, the Cedar Lake Historical Association accepted the donation of the Taylor Ice Co. 1947 International KB5 from Todd Taylor.
> Watch Video
> Follow Taylor Ice Truck on Facebook

CLHA featured on Lakeshore PBS Friends & Neighbors

Lakeshore PBS Friends & NeighborsThe Town of Cedar Lake has a long history as both a hub for industry and a resort destination. For over half a century, Cedar Lake was a popular summer getaway for families in Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana. Since 1986, the Cedar Lake Historical Association has been displaying artifacts and telling stories from those bygone summer days on Cedar Lake. > Watch Video

History is Our Future: 2019-2022 Strategic Plan

The CLHA Board of Governors conducted a strategic clarity and planning process throughout summer 2019 to establish its organizational priorities through 2022.
> Read Executive Summary

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