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December 2018

Fire House Museum Tour

December 6, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Fire House Museum, Ypsilanti

Ypsilanti, Michigan Thursday, December 6, 2018, 1:30-2:30 pm The Museum, located in the historic district of Ypsilanti's Depot Town, features an original 1898 firehouse complete with bunk area and brass pole.  The entire Museum encompasses a total area of over 26,000 square feet. A docent led tour will showcase the exhibits that focus on the history of fire fighting in the State of Michigan and fire fighting technology. There are some lovely restaurants in Depot Town if you'd like to…

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April 2019

American Historian, Authority on Lincoln and the Civil War – Louis Masur

April 16 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Louis Masur is a Distinguished Professor of American Studies and History at Rutgers University. A graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo and Princeton University, he is a cultural historian who has written on a variety of topics. His most recent work is Lincoln’s Last Speech: Wartime Reconstruction & The Crisis of Reunion (2015). His essays and reviews have appeared in the New York Times, the Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, and the Los Angeles Times. He has…

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May 2019

Interpreter of American and European Music – Orin Grossman

May 23 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Morris Lawrence Building, 4800 E Huron River Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48105 United States
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Orin Grossman has been delighting audiences the world over with his unique approach to performing and explaining great American and European music. Dr. Grossman began piano theory instruction at the Longy School of Music in Cambridge, Massachusetts at the age of five. He studied music at Harvard College, graduating magna cum laude and continued his studies at Yale University, earning a Ph.D. in Music. Dr. Grossman became Assistant Professor of Fine Arts at Fairfield University in 1975. In 1991 he…

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June 2019

Waterman Board Meeting

June 11 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Zion Lutheran Church, 1501 W Liberty St
Ann Arbor, MI 48103 United States
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September 2019

Waterman Board Meeting

September 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Zion Lutheran Church, 1501 W Liberty St
Ann Arbor, MI 48103 United States
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Waterman Member Social Event at the Kelsey Museum

September 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, 434 S State St
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States
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For Waterman members and their guests. Carrie Roberts from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology will give a lecture on "Ancient Color in the Roman World." Cost: $15.00. Contact Susan Holdaway-Heys for more information or to RSVP.

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October 2019

Town Hall: James Delgado, Underwater Explorer, Archaeologist, Journalist and Historian

October 15 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Morris Lawrence Building, 4800 E Huron River Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48105 United States

James Delgado, maritime archaeologist, has spent decades in the fascinating world of underwater exploration, from diving in the shallows to supervising cutting-edge modern expeditions that have spanned the seven seas. He has worked on some of the most famous shipwreck sites in history, such as the RMS Titanic and the USS Arizona. His expeditions have solved long-standing undersea mysteries, brought closure to families, and connected the modern world with powerful, human stories from the past. Within the span of his…

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Waterman Member Social Event – Author Sharon McRill: Downsizing the Silver Tsunami

October 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Ann Arbor City Club, 1830 Washtenaw Ave
Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States
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For Waterman members and their guests. Sharon McRill, owner and president of the Betty Brigade, an organization and relocation company in Ann Arbor,  will discuss her work and book “Downsizing the silver tsunami: who to call and where does the stuff go?”  Cost is $30 and includes her best-selling book. Space is limited; please reserve early by contacting Sue Holdaway-Heys. (view event flyer)

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November 2019

Waterman Board Meeting

November 12 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Zion Lutheran Church, 1501 W Liberty St
Ann Arbor, MI 48103 United States
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Town Hall: Tina Rivers Ryan – Art Historian and Critic

November 13 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Morris Lawrence Building, 4800 E Huron River Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48105 United States
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Art Historian Tina Rivers Ryan is currently Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, NY. Dr. Ryan earned a B.A. from Harvard, three Master’s Degrees, and a Ph.D. from Columbia, and specializes in art from the 1960s to present day, with a focus on the uses of new media technologies. She has taught at the Museum of Modern Art, the Pratt Institute, and Columbia, where she was one of the top-ranked instructors of the introductory…

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