Upcoming Events


Join us for the dedication of our museum mural “Preserving the Past for the Future

Meet the mural artist, John Howard. Learn more about the mural and the thought process and artistry that went into forming it. Find out what the images represent and why they appear on the mural.

The Museum and the Historic Robert Vial House will be open so you can view our exhibits. Refreshments will be served.

Where: Flagg Creek Heritage Society Museum
When: October 5th, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free


Leslie Goddard will portray this famous American aviator and will review her upbringing, the records she broke and her tireless work to promote opportunities for women. Join us for this fascinating program.

Where: Pleasant Dale Park District Recreation Center
When: October 14th, 7:00 PM
Cost: Free

From Tiedtville to Santa Fe

From Tiedtville to Santa Fe will remain on display, with a few additions, due to its popularity. Also on display will be “See the USA”...with a look at family road trips across America during the early days of motoring. Photos, postcards and travel souvenirs will tell the amusing stories of the
family vacation.

Where: Flagg Creek Museum
When: Every Monday 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and the first Sunday of each month through October 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

“What a Doll!”

Do you remember your first doll, Barbie or Madame Alexander perhaps? Dolls of many types and eras will be on display at the Robert Vial House. We will have dolls from private collections and from the Society’s
collection for you to admire.

Where: The Robert Vial House
When: Every Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and the first Sunday of each month through October
Cost: Free


We will be displaying some of the more unusual and interesting military items from our collection – a piece of Tojo’s shirt, silk postcards, and Lt. Col. Paskvan’s Air Force uniform and career album. Their stories and significance will be explained by our members. Audience participation is encouraged. Bring a military item and share its story with us.

Where: Pleasant Dale Park District Recreation Center
When: November 18th, 7:00 PM
Cost: Free


Join us for punch and cookies. The 1856 house will be decked out for the holidays and Civil War costumed docents will be on hand to welcome you. Have your picture taken by the Christmas tree.

Where: Robert Vial House
When: December 7th, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Cost: Free