History Hounds Zoom Lecture: Harsens Island: It's All About the Water!

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Gary Byker Memorial Library of Hudsonville
Online/Virtual Program

Event Details

Harsens Island: It's All About the Water!
with Robert Williams, Harsens Island St. Clair Historical Society

A free live zoom lecture by the History Society of Michigan, through our Library membership.

** This lecture will also be streamed live at the Library in the main level program room. If you'd like to watch, just walk in; no registration is needed to watch this public showing at the Library.

Harsens Island, located at the mouth of the St. Clair River on Lake St. Clair, once attracted thousands of Detroit tourists who arrived aboard the steamer Tashmoo to enjoy Tashmoo Park and the island's resort hotels. Learn about the island that is now a DNR Wildlife Area and home to 1,200 residents.

To register, go to hsmichigan.org/learn/programs/history-hounds

How to register: 
  • Once at the History Hounds site, scroll down to see the "Upcoming Lectures" and click on "Read More" for the particular program.
  • Register by clicking the blue "Register" box and where it asks about membership - click that you are "A member of an HSM member organization" and type in our library name as the Member Organization. 
  • The rest of the information is for you to fill out - and they will use the email that you provide to send you a link the day of the event.  
  • Lectures are every other Wednesday at 7 PM, with programs on the opposite Tuesdays at 12 PM Noon.  
Note:  When you register for your first lecture, the Society will create a free guest account for you under that email and ask you to set up your own password.  You can use this email and password for all subsequent lectures.  

Event Type(s): Adult Program, Adult Program - History Hounds Lecture Series, Adult Program - Informational, Adult Program - History Hounds Lecture Series - Live Stream
Age Group(s): 12 and up, 18 and up
Presenter: History Society of Michigan
Melissa Huisman