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Garth’s Walk-In Antique Appraisal Day – Dec 26

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Walk-In Antique Appraisal Days continue to be hosted the last Tuesday of each month by Garth’s Auctioneers & Appraisers at The Barn at Stratford, owned and operated by The Delaware County Historical Society. Antique Appraisal Hours 10am – 4:30pm Join the experts at Garth’s Auctions for a complimentary verbal appraisal. These popular events offer an unusual opportunity to get […]

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They Made a Difference at The Barn

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On Make a Difference Day (Oct 22) 2016, a squad of nineteen 14 year-olds from North Union High School descended on The Barn at Stratford. The volunteers were led by Haley Schellin a mathematics teacher at North Union High School. Their mission: To Make a Difference by completing some much needed landscape improvements to the Meeker […]

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Delaware County Historical Society 2016 Annual Meeting

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The Delaware County Historical Society will hold its 2016 Annual Meeting on November 9 at 7:00pm. The meeting will be held at The Barn at Stratford, the Society’s historic event venue. After last year’s captivating Annual Meeting program “The Discovery of Fort Morrow”, the Society is excited to offer a speaker acquainted with early life […]

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Gas Stations of Delaware County – Historical Society Program

Following a rousing success at the Delaware County Fair, The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to announce that noted local historian Mr. Brent Carson will be presenting a Historical Society Program: “Gas Stations of Delaware County” Oct 18, 2016 at 7pm at The Barn at Stratford Each year, the Delaware County Historical Society chooses […]

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Delaware City holds Manufacturers Breakfast in the Barn

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The City of Delaware Ohio held a Manufacturers Breakfast in the Barn today for 20 local industrial leaders. The gathering gave the City and AEP an opportunity to share coming improvements and current opportunities to the assembled business people. The meeting at The Barn at Stratford started with a breakfast from the new Fresh Start […]

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“The Wedding of the Century” at The Barn

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The bride called it “The wedding of the century” in her Facebook review.  The Barn at Stratford is so pleased that her special day was that special to her, their family and friends.  The wedding on Saturday October 1, 2016 was a daylong celebration of activities that lasted long into the night that included 240 […]

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HelpLine Annual Meeting at The Barn

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HelpLine of Delaware and Morrow Counties held their 2016 Annual Meeting on September 27th at The Barn at Stratford.  An assembly of 100 HelpLine staff and guests came to celebrate 2016 and look forward to 2017! This year’s annual meeting theme is Connecting People for “Change”. Connecting People for “Change” HelpLine asked their guests “It’s […]

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Unearthing History with Digitized Delaware Newspapers

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  Jenni Salamon, coordinator of the Ohio Newspaper Project, discussed digitized Delaware newspapers today: “Unearthing History with Delaware Newspapers on Ohio Memory and Chronicling America” The Delaware County Historical Society has made the Delaware Daily Journal Herald newspaper for 1916 and 1917 available online at OhioMemory.org, a service of Ohio History Connection. The presentation explained […]

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BBQ Fundraiser at the Martin’s

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Debbie and Steve Martin, honorary Co-chairs of the Delaware County Historical Society’s Capital Campaign, generously opened their beautiful Delaware home to host a BBQ Fundraiser in support of the Capital Campaign.       The 50 guests enjoyed home BBQ and beverages in the glass sunroom and delightful yard.  To complement the food was beautiful […]

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Common Ground 10th Anniversary at The Barn

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The Barn at Stratford is honored to host Common Ground of Delaware’s 10th Anniversary Celebration on August 26, 2016. Sharon Greiner, ex. Director brought to The Barn a wonderful event titled “Fashions and Fixin’s” that combined a Fashion Show, a Barbecue Dinner, and a fundraising Silent Auction.   The 150 guests were served in true […]

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