Oct 13–6:30 pm Historic Courthouse

Robert T. Adkins tells Haunted Hopkins Co.

Sept 8 Events

Ribbon Cutting at 12 Noon for new meeting room on 3rd floor of Historic Courthouse.

6:30 pm Meeting and program featuring Ben Chandler speaking on The Life and Times of Happy Chandler.

Meeting room is wheelchair accessible. Night entrance through East Entryway under old jail. Take elevator or stairs to 3rd floor and meeting room is on northwest corner nearest Center Street.

May 12 Meeting 6:30 pm at Museum

VP Randy Teague and Civil War Historian Ralph Mitchell will present “Preparing to meet Jeff Davis.”  

Joint meeting with the Genealogy Society on Saturday May 14, at 4pm, the two groups will sponsor Kentucky Humanities Council Chautauqua performer Kevin Hardesty as Jefferson Davis. 

Program at ampitheater or in case of rainbin club house. Bring your own comfortable lawn chair. Ice Cream will be provided.

April 14 Some Women of Note

Judy Bowles Adkins presents the women in Volume 6 after being introduced by President Donna Slaton who presented her with a red rose as the Society’s Notable Woman! Women in previous issues were also special guests and all in attendance are in photo below.

March program

March 10, 2016 Historical Society program at 6:30 pm will feature Ed Moore sharing the Military History of Colonel Norvell Moore.

Feb 11 meeting

Phillip Ferrell to present “History of Ferrell’s Burgers,” with stories of his dad and brothers as he shares this iconic local business history!

6:30 pm at the Museum/Library. 107 Uniin Street, Madisonville.

January 14 meeting

The Life and Times of Dixie Logan will be shared by Horace Cox Jan 14 at 6:30 pm after the regular brief monthly meeting.

Members – Life or Annual with 2016 dues paid may pick up their annual yearbook.


Meeting December 3, 2015

Joint Christmas Potluck with Genealogical Society. Members only, please register. 

Museum open 12-2 pm on Dec 3, closing early to prepare for Christmas program which includes Kevin Hardesty’s portrayal of Daniel Boone.