"Community Movie Night"

Jenison History as told by clothing in our collection.  

Everyday clothing to wedding attire.


Thursday, June 16, 2016

7 P.M.


Three short films will be shown.  The first is a 1916 silent film of the Interurban Company Picnic filmed at Ben and Bessie Hanchett's home on Fisk Lake in East Grand Rapids.

The second film is a silent melodrama called "Blissveldt Romance" filmed by Paragon Films in 1915 about a young man from Jenison's Blissveldt farms that goes to Grand Rapids on the Interurban to make his fortune.

The third is "Preserving History" a short film made by a group of Cornerstone students for a class project explaining what the Jenison Museum is all about. Cookies and punch will be served.

sponsored by 

Jenison Historical Association



Jenison Museum

28 Port Sheldon

Jenison, MI 49428