Hales Corners Historical Society Programs


Please Join Us!

Our four historical programs for 2018 are described below. They are free for members and open to non-members for a $5 per person suggested donation. Join us in the Ben Hunt Room on the lower level of the Hales Corners Library at 5885 S. 116th Street in Hales Corners.

Roosevelt's Tree Army

Tuesday, March 10, 7:00 p.m.

Roosevelt's Tree Army: The Civilian Conservation Corps

Presented by Steve Schaffer, Assistant Archivist, Milwaukee County Historical Society

The CCC, formed during the Great Depression of the 1930s, constructed remarkable projects across the nation. This program focuses on the CCC's work in Milwaukee County, which includes Hales Corners' Whitnall Park, where a CCC building still stands, and the Boerner Botanical Gardens.




All Hales Corners Historical Society events are free and open to the public. Join us in the Ben Hunt Room on the lower level of the Hales Corners Library at 5885 S. 116th Street in Hales Corners.