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2019 Calendar

2019 MHS Calendar


The 2019 Markesan Historical Society calendars are finally available!  

At just $5 each, they make great gifts any time of the year.

Other Notices


Peony Sunday

June 16, 2019 - Peony Sunday


Rosendale Historical Society is hosting our annual Peony Sunday event on Sunday, June 16, 2019.  We will be serving a plate lunch in Sisson’s Peony Gardens that day from 11 – 2 (our lunch features home-made desserts)  Sisson’s Peony Garden is located at 207 N Main Street (Hwy 26) in Rosendale.  In case of rain on June 16ththe lunch will be served at United Church of Christ @ 204 W Division St (Hwy 23)

The gardens are open for self-guided viewing every day while the flowers are blooming.


Information regarding the history of Sisson’s Peony Garden can be found at http://rosendalehistorical.org