Upcoming Offerings

Schedule of Events -2018

September 11:  Honoring First Responders:  10 am  This will be an information gathering meeting during which we can begin to evaluate the best way to present the history of first responders in Dorchester.  Open to the public!

September 19:  History Matters- Dorchester:  Noon to 1 pm.  Author John Reisinger will share “Rumrunners, Skyraiders and a Possible Murder- the amazing life and times of the Holland Island Bar Lighthouse.”

September 23:  MidShore Archaeology Group- Artifact Show 10 am – 3 pm.  DCHS members free admission, $3/person over 12.  Showcasing artifacts from lost Dorchester lands.

October 4-6: Recycle Dorchester – Quality rummage sale benefits DCHS operations. October 4- Members Only 2 – 5 pm, October 5 – 6 7 am – noon.

October 13:  Holland Island Heritage Group presents “In Their Words,” a sharing session about the people of Holland Island.  10 am – ??? The Holland Island exhibit will also open on this date.  Free and open to the public.

October 17: History Matters- Dorchester: Noon to 1 pm. DNA Updates- What do they mean?

October 26:  Upham’s Antique Roadshow:  3 – 8 pm.  Bring one item for evaluation for $5, 3/$10.

November 21:  History Matters- Dorchester

November 16:  Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

December 19:  History Matters- Dorchester


South Dorchester Folk Museum holds its monthly lectures, on site, on the first Wednesday of each month at 7 pm.

The Great Choptank Parish chapter of the DAR and the CAR hold monthly meetings and workshops on campus.