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Family Paint Night to focus on stained glass

Family Paint Night to focus on stained glass

| September 21, 2020

The Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum is happy to announce Family Paint Night is back. Join the fun Sunday, Oct. 25, from 4-6 p.m. on Facebook Messenger Rooms to create your own stained glass masterpieces inspired by medieval cathedrals. This art class is geared toward children ages 6 and older, and their guardians (moms, dads, grandparents, aunts, etc.). […]

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Mary Harris Prizes Essay Contest deadline approaching

Mary Harris Prizes Essay Contest deadline approaching

| August 27, 2020

The Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum is pleased to announce The Mary Harris Prizes for non-fiction 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 […]

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Museum introduces a manuscript activity for kids

Museum introduces a manuscript activity for kids

| August 5, 2020

Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum collections manager Reba Kocher will teach a program all about Medieval manuscripts. Participants will see images of real manuscripts, hear a short description of how they were made, and then see how to draw and paint their own illustrations. This program is online and can be done at one’s leisure. This activity is […]

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WWII propaganda posters on display at museum

WWII propaganda posters on display at museum

| July 7, 2020

“WWII Posters — Rallying the Home Front” will be on display at the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum through Dec. 31. This special exhibit of more than 500 American propaganda posters commemorates the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII. As the U.S. sent troops to the front lines, artists were recruited to encourage those at home to […]

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Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum completes renovation

Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum completes renovation

| July 1, 2020

Last year, in late October, staff at the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum in Roscoe Village began the huge undertaking of boxing up the valuable artifacts in the entire museum. “We were closed in January and February for the renovation and opened the first two weeks in March for our Playground of Color display, then had to close […]

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Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum closed to public

Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum closed to public

| March 17, 2020

The health and safety of Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum staff and visitors is the museum’s first priority. As part of the international effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), JHM will be closed to the public until further notice. All programs until May are cancelled. In addition to this, due to the CDC’s orders regarding […]

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Enjoy a night out just for women

Enjoy a night out just for women

| March 3, 2020

Ladies, are you ready to indulge in an evening of scrumptious cuisine paired with delectable wines, all while supporting a great cause? The Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum promises this and more at the What Women Want dinner and auction at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, April 18. What Women Want – A Night Out Just for Women – features […]

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Museum hours updated for March

Museum hours updated for March

| February 26, 2020

Think you know JHM? Think again. Have you heard about our recent remodel? Aside from the much-needed cosmetic changes, the renovation has given the museum the opportunity to update its exhibits and displays. Gone are the days of the same ol’ stuff year after year. Next time you come see the museum, be ready for […]

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