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On Saturday, June 18 our Brooks Historical Society Celebration will be

 Ghost Towns of the French Prairie Area.

-- from 10 am to 3 pm at the Brooks Depot Museum. There will be short presentations by BHS members on Ghost Towns; Fairfield, St. Louis, Waconda, Deweyville, Lake Labish, North Howell/Laurence, and Parkersville.

 Potluck lunch at noon, with cake, hot and cold drinks, and dinnerware furnished by BHS. 

 At 1 pm our featured presentation on Ghost Towns by Steve Arndt, local author of the “Oregon Ghost Towns A to Z” series, and the “Oregon Roads Less Traveled” series.

 Browse our source materials, bring your own pictures and memorabilia, buy books, listen to old time music. The public is welcome, and the $6 entry fee gives access to all of Antique Powerland.


Join us for the annual Steam-Up at Antique Powerland, the last weekend in July and the first weekend in August.  Brooks Historical will be selling over 1000 used books, as well as Doll quilts during Steam-Up  

Children are invited to play the Passport Game during Steam=Up, or ask us about our BHS Alphabet Game, which is always available.