Music in the Barn July 15-17, 2016

Here’s a few photos from this years event.  There’s also more on the Thumb Octagon Facebook page.  Click here to open a new window to view. Join us at the Thumb Octagon Barn July 15, 16 & 17 for 3 evenings of entertainment.  Proceeds from the event will help benefit…

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2016 Annual Meeting News

On April 16, 2016, the Friends hosted the annual meeting along with an auction to raise funds to support the restoration of the Thumb Agricultural Museum. The evening started with a social hour followed by a wonderful dinner catered by McDonald’s Food and Family Center. The 120 attendees were treated…

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2016 Events Flyer

Here’s our new flyer outlining everything going on this season at the Thumb Octagon Barn.  This year’s theme is “Our Wonderful World of Water”.   Come on out see how we’re Saving the Past for Tomorrow’s Future!  Check out our Calendar page for other events

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Women Suffrage Tea at the Barn August 4, 2016

Women Suffrage Tea at the Barn August 4, 2016 from 3-5pm $15.00 per person – Adults only please (payable upon reservation) Food – Door prizes – Souvenir Tea Cup – entertainment – Tours of house (Tours of the barn for those who are interested),  Note, only 25 seats available. Contact: Carolyn Longmuir…

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2016 Volunteers needed

Fall Family Days:  Assist for any length of time for the Fall Family Days event September 10 & 11, 2016, call 989-658-8450 for more info. Purdy House:   Help clean the Purdy House during the 2016 Site Tours season, call 989-977-0025. Newsletter Editor:  Any person interested in working to compose…

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