Historical Society

Historical Society



6th-8th Gr

Does your middle schooler like history or museums? Join the Zeeland Historical Society for a “Museum Bootcamp” that will provide hands-on learning experiences related to the basics of museum work, including how museums collect objects, the process for taking in artifacts, what goes into an exhibit and more! Register based on grade level for the 2024-25 school year.

  • Register Here
  • Registration Deadline: Wed, July 17 (or when full)
  • Cost: $50r/$65nr
  • InstructorsZeeland Historical Society Staff
  • Dates: Tue, July 23
  • Time: 10:00am-3:30pm
  • Location: Dekker Huis Museum (37 E Main Ave)

embroidery for beginners

10-13 Yr Olds

Join the Zeeland Historical Society to learn the basics skills of hand embroidery! Students will learn how to use an embroidery hoop and basic embroidery stitches, as well as completing a project using those skills to take home. All supplies will be provided. No experience required.

  • Registration: Deadline was July 3. Call 616-748-3230 to inquire about late registration options
  • Cost: $40r/$55nr
  • Instructors: Zeeland Historical Society Staff
  • Dates: July 15-16
  • Time: 9:30am-11:30am
  • Location: 1881 New Groningen Schoolhouse (10537 Paw Paw Dr)