Businesses, groups, service clubs and individuals invited to participate
The Lenawee County Historical Society announces the 34th annual Festival of Trees. Businesses, groups, service clubs, families and individuals in Lenawee County are invited to participate in the event at the Lenawee County Historical Museum, 110 E. Church St. in Adrian by adding a decorated Christmas tree to the first or second floor of the museum.
A special evening setup event with will be held on Tuesday, November 27 at 5PM.
Participants are welcome to set-up and decorate Christmas trees between Friday, November 16 and Friday, November 30 during the museum’s regular business hours - Tuesday-Saturday and 10 AM - 2PM. Additional times can be arranged for set-up by contacting the museum at 517.265.6071.
There is no charge to display a tree.
The trees will remain on display until early January.
Presentation about his time with the U.S. Secret Service
Join us for the museum's November Program on Thursday, November 15 at 7:00PM.
Radford Jones, a retired Secret Service agent, gives a brief overview of the history of the U.S. Secret Service, then discusses his personal experiences and observations, including his time on the White House Detail protecting President John F. Kennedy.
He retired from the U.S. Secret Service in 1983 as the Special Agent in Charge of the Michigan Division. During his 21 year career he was in charge of the Seattle, Washington and Alaska operations, served as a supervisor in a number of field offices and headquarters divisions. He was assigned to Presidential, Vice Presidential and foreign dignitary details. He was responsible for security coordination during the 1976 Presidential inauguration and advance teams for three political conventions. Read more about Jones
The program is free and open to the public.