Founder's Day

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Bringing History Forward...A chance to fall in love with a part of Canal Winchester rich in history and full of possibilities!

Canal Winchester Historical Society will host a family-friendly Founder’s Day event on On Saturday, October 19th from 10am-2pm at the iconic Historical Complex, located at 10 Oak St., home to the Queen of the Line train depot, the Prentiss Schoolhouse and the O.P. Chaney Grain Elevator.

Fall in love with Canal Winchester as it was in times gone by…meet the weaver, the baker, the candle maker and others!  (No entry charge for this event, however, there will be goods available for purchase and games available for play.)

The evening prior to the event, the Historical Society will host a ticketed Gala from 7pm to 10pm.  For details, please visit