The Bayfield County Historical Society (BCHS) is an affiliate of the Wisconsin Historical Society. There are 11 Chapters that make up the umbrella organization of the BCHS. The Chapters are Barnes Area Historical Assn., Bayfield Heritage Assn, Cable/Namakagon Historical Soc., Cornucopia Historic Green Shed Museum, Drummond Historical Soc., Eileen Area Historical Soc., Mason Area Historical Soc., Oulu Historical Soc., Port Wing Historical Soc., Washburn Area Historical Soc., and Western Bayfield County Historical Soc. Chapter memberships include membership in the Bayfield County Historical Society and receipt of the organization’s newsletter, “Historical Happenings.”
A book of the first 10 years of our "Historical Happenings" newsletters is now available. This book is a compilation of published newsletters from 1980 through 1989. It includes many stories, maps, and photos that capture the local history of Bayfield County, Wisconsin.
To order a book, please print and use the order form.
Mason Days, June 28th & 29th is a community celebration with a picnic, parade, and many activities to enjoy. Some activities are a street dance, fireworks, canoe race, tractor pull, historic cemetery walk, softball tournament, music, children's games, and much more. Call 715-765-4554 or 715-765-4760 for more info.
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