Washington County Historical Society
The Washington County Historical Society held its annual meeting and dinner on April 8, 2013, at 6 p.m. at the Ainsworth Opera House. Ninety people attended. Ferd Marie was presiding officer.
Guest speaker Mike Zahs presented the program, “Letters from Southeast Iowa Soldiers in the Civil War.”
Board members elected for the Class of 2016 were Terry O’Neill, Evelyn Lukavsky, and Joanne Breen. Open house dates for Conger House, Red Brick School and Walnut School will be on May 19 and Sept. 15.