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Museum offers free days to county residents

Museum offers free days to county residents

| January 8, 2021

Have you been to JHM lately? They recently finished a major remodel. Aside from the much-needed cosmetic changes, the renovation has given the museum the opportunity to update exhibits and displays. Gone are the days of the same ol’ stuff year after year. Beginning on Sunday, Jan. 10, every Sunday is free for residents of […]

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New virtual preschool program offered at JHM

New virtual preschool program offered at JHM

| January 5, 2021

Preschoolers and their adult assistants are invited to create masterpieces virtually with Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum staff. Each week participants will learn about a famous artist, look at their artwork, and create their own artwork in the same style. They will have bags with supplies for participants to pick-up. They will then put videos with a story, […]

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Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum hours are changing

Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum hours are changing

| January 3, 2021

As part of the international effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum will be by appointment Monday through Friday. You will be able to make an appointment in hour intervals between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. If you stop by the museum without an appointment, please call. They can usually […]

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Writer donates book proceeds to Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum

Writer donates book proceeds to Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum

| December 9, 2020

Scott Butler, Ph. D., a 1972 graduate of Coshocton and former Coshocton resident, has written numerous books about Coshocton’s history. His most recent work, “Frontier History of Coshocton,” is the culmination of six years of research and the book that ties all of his other historical books together. Butler began his in-depth study of Coshocton’s […]

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Our Town Stories will focus on Christmas carols

Our Town Stories will focus on Christmas carols

| November 23, 2020

The Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum’s most loved program is back. Staff decided that 2020 needs to end with lots of cheer and happiness, so on Thursday, Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. Our Town Stories will focus on Christmas carols. Which carols do you remember singing from your childhood? Did you ever go caroling or did the carolers […]

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Scholarly chat with Dr. Scott Butler scheduled

Scholarly chat with Dr. Scott Butler scheduled

| November 5, 2020

Join the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum on Thursday, Nov. 12 from 6-8 p.m. for an annual favorite: A Scholarly Chat with Dr. Scott Butler. Butler will present based on his upcoming book. The topic is based on 16,000 years of frontier history of Coshocton. At the conclusion of the talk, the winners of the 2020 Mary Harris […]

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Baker to speak about The Beatles at museum

Baker to speak about The Beatles at museum

| October 26, 2020

The Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum welcomes back local Beatles aficionado, Gary Baker, as he takes us on The Beatles’ final journey from the rooftop concert in January 1969, to the release of “Let It Be,” and the “official” breakup of the band in the spring of 1970. Join us on Facebook Live on Nov. 5 at 6 […]

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Mary Harris Prizes essay contest deadline approaching

Mary Harris Prizes essay contest deadline approaching

| October 20, 2020

The Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum announced the Mary Harris Prizes essay contest for nonfiction writing. The deadline is fast approaching. All entries must be submitted to JHM by Sunday, Nov. 1. Essays must be 1,000-3,000 words and relate to the Coshocton Frontier. The competition is open to persons of any age who reside or work in Coshocton […]

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