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History Happy Hour: Place Names


Say "Cheers" and Support Local History! Join us for food, drinks, & historical programs.

Speaker: Michael Rehberg, Black Pointe Estate Interpreter
Program: "Place Names: Why Do We Call It That?"
Location: Pleasant Prairie History Museum

From Duck Lake to Lake Como and Bigfoot Lake to Geneva Lake, this program explains how and why key places in the Lake Geneva area got their names. Learn the answers to questions like: Who was Edward C. Delevan, Lewis F. Linn, and Rueben J. Walworth? Where was the town called Hudson? What happened to West Troy? 

5:00PM - Doors open
5:30PM - Buffet Dinner
6:00PM - Program Begins

Seating is limited. Please RSVP to Kate Bennett at (262) 577-5115 or