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Events

Here are some upcoming events related to the history of Clintonville & Beechwold –please join us!

Saturday May 6, 9:00 a.m.-noon. –May is Preservation Month. Pick up a “This Place Matters” sign at Moxie’s, 3468 North High Street, Columbus OH 43214; Take it to your favorite Clintonville Historical Site, Take a photo! Share your photos on social media using #thisplacematters. (Donation requested to defray the costs of the sign.)

Tuesday, May 9, 7:00 p.m. –John Rathbone was a New York merchant who owned most of the land that comprises Clintonville today. Several of his daughters moved to Ohio and raised their families here. In his will, John asked his sons-in-law to use their funds to recover assets he lost due to the actions (and/or inactions) of Aaron Burr. We will talk about Mr. Rathbone and his family, their influences on Ohio and (hopefully) reveal the outcome of his sons-in-law’s efforts to recover the property at the regular Clintonville Historical Society meeting at Moxie’s, 3468 North High Street, Columbus OH 43214. All welcome.

Saturday, May 13, 10:00 a.m. –Walking Photo Tour of Beechwold. Meet at the Our Lady of Peace Parking Lot. Wear your walking shoes and bring your camera. All welcome.

Saturday, May 20, 2:00 p.m.. –Walking Photo Tour of North Broadway. Meet at the corner of North Broadway and North High Streets. Wear your walking shoes and bring your camera. All welcome.

Saturday May 27, 1:00 p.m. –Dedication of Clintonville Historical Markers. Meet at the Clintonville Marker on East North Broadway. All welcome.

Monday, May 29, 3:00 p.m.. –Memorial Day ceremony and moment of silence at the World War II memorial on West North Broadway. All welcome.

Sunday, June 18, 3:00 p.m. –Walking tour of North Beechwold. Meet at Mozart’s, 4784 N High St, Columbus, OH 43214. Enjoy Father’s Day by getting a little exercise while learning more about the area. We will discuss architecture, business development, and interesting events while enjoy the day. All welcome.

Tuesday, July 4 –Coloring Sheet for children at the July 4 Breakfast in the Park of Roses Shelter House.

Tuesday August 8, 7:00 p.m. –Topic TBD at the regular Clintonville Historical Society meeting at Moxie’s, 3468 North High Street, Columbus OH 43214. All welcome.

Tuesday, September 12, 7:00 p.m. –Annual meeting of the Clintonville Historical Society. Enjoy some cake and celebrate 170 years of Clintonville history. This will be at Moxie’s, 3468 North High Street, Columbus OH 43214. All welcome.

Saturday, October 28–Halloween Hop voting takes place, for the Halloween-themed windows that will be painted throughout the month.

Saturday, November 11–Veteran’s Display on Memory Lane, West North Broadway.

Tuesdays, 2nd Tuesday of each month except December and January, 7:00 -8:00 p.m. –Clintonville Historical Society usually meets at Moxie’s, 3468 North High Street, Columbus OH 43214. (Note the above events–they take the place of the usual monthly meetings unless otherwise announced.) All welcome. Check the CHS Facebook page for additional information.