MARK TWAIN RETURNS T0 DELAWARE In the 1890’s Mark Twain gave a lecture at the Delaware Opera House. In 2018, on Fourth of July Week Mark Twain Returns to Delaware! Appearances include: Fourth of July Parade First Friday Main Street Delaware The Delaware Main Library and … A Special Appearance and Lecture Sunday July 8 […]Continue Reading...
The Delaware County Historical Society presents Notable Women from Delaware County A Program Celebrating Six Women Who Advanced Delaware County and Our World Wednesday, May 16 at 7pm – The Barn at Stratford The Notable Women Joan (Wipf) Lawrence – Public Servant/Volunteer/Nurse Sophia (Birchard) Hayes [1792 to 1866] Businesswoman/Farmer Mary Frances (Alston) Austin [1856 to […]Continue Reading...
Looking for a Rustic Barn Wedding? Come see The Barn at Stratford booth at The Columbus Weddings Spring Boutique Show at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center located at US23 at Powell Road in Delaware County. Sunday April 22, 2018 from Noon until Four pm The summer Columbus Weddings Boutique Show is your opportunity to […]Continue Reading...
Free Workshop Secret Weapon to Getting Organized Come learn some tricks of the trade from a professional home organizer! Angela (Major Mom) walks her talk and she is ready to share the “Secret Weapon” to getting organized and staying that way. Discover four ways clutter and disorganization can impact your life in terms of money, […]Continue Reading...
The Barn at Stratford will again be exhibiting at the Columbus Weddings Show. Come and visit our Barn Booth. Ladies and gentlemen, brides and grooms… We’re excited to be part of central Ohio’s largest weddings show and hope you’ll join us there! You won’t want to miss this one. Here’s some of what’s in […]Continue Reading...
Barn at Stratford Holiday Event Sale The Barn at Stratford is announcing a December Sale! Book your 2018 wedding/reception with us before December 30 and get a 15% discount! ——————————————————– Holiday Open House! ♦ Wednesday Dec. 13, 10 – 7, and Thursday Dec. 14, 12 – 7 ♦ ——————————————————– Saturdays are available for $3500 for receptions/weddings December special […]Continue Reading...
On October 4, The Delaware County Historical Society will hold a birthday celebration in honor of President Rutherford B. Hayes, who was born in Delaware on that day in 1822. Eric Ebinger, Author and Historian Erick Ebinger will be sharing stories from the life of our 19th president, based on his 2016 biography “100 Days […]Continue Reading...
by Pauline Scott, Contributor The wooden barn located at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road built in 1992, bears little resemblance to the stone “Barn at Stratford” built about a mile away on Stratford Road in 1848, and owned since 2010 by the Delaware Historical Society(DHS). Nowadays the 1848 barn and gazebo is often a […]Continue Reading...
Do you have family photos, old or new, that are interesting, puzzling, or even valuable? Do you have mid-19th. century images such as tintypes, daguerreotypes, cabinet cards, or even 3-D stereo views? Do you know? How to identify different photograph types, How ‘antique’ photograph types were made when your family had them taken. Do you […]Continue Reading...
The Delaware County Historical Society invites you to share a WWII soldier’s history as Tam Dalrymple presents “Letters to the Editor” Thursday June 15, 2017 at 7 pm in The Barn at Stratford In 1941 as the world plunged into second world war(WWII), school teachers Pete Dalrymple and Ruth Griffith were married in Mt. Gilead […]Continue Reading...