The Salem Historical Society

Salem, Ohio                            

....keeping and making history

The Salem Historical Society
208 South Broadway Ave
Salem, OH 44460
(330) 337 - 8514

Hours of Operation
Monday, Wednesday,

Thursday  9-12am

Sundays 1-4pm
(May through October)

Sport Fan Special!

Book Signing at Salem Historical Society

Thursday, November 6, 2014

10am to noon

Shaffer Library Gift Shop

David Hunter, member of the 1958-59 and 1959-60 Salem High  School basketball teams will be at the Salem Historical Society Thursday, November 6 from 10 am to noon in the Shaffer Library gift shop located at 239 South Lundy Avenue.  He will have the sequel to the book released last year, “The Road to Columbus”, which records the events and outcome of the trip to the State Basketball Finals. The sequel “Still Quaker Crazy" features the 1959-60 season when enthusiasm was high hoping for a return trip to the Finals. Both books will be available for sport fans, especially those from the 1960’s who have memories of those exciting days.  Contact the Salem Historical Society if there is a need for further information.

Author David Hunter wears a current ‘Quaker Crazies’ shirt while holding his sequel book “Still Quaker Crazy”

Check out our Gift Shop Page for more Christmas Gift ideas, including a Christmas Stocking celebrating the St. Paul Parish 110th Anniversary.   

Click here to go to the Gift Shop Page

The Sebring Historical Society

Presents Their Annual Fundraising

Holiday Movie Event


The classic 1947 movie……

“It Happened on 5th Avenue”


Victor Moore, Ann Harding, Don DeFore and Gayle Storm

The Strand Theatre Museum

15th Street, Sebring, Ohio


December 1(Mon.),3(Wed),4(Thurs), 5(Fri) & 6(Sat)  

Doors open at 6:30-Movie starts at 7:00

Dec. 2 (Tues) Matinee

Doors open at 1:00-Movie starts at 1:30

$18.00 Members--$20.00 Non-members

Seating for the event is at tables.

Book a whole table or join others at a table and make new friends.

Celebrate the season as the Strand brings back another

delightful holiday classic movie to the big screen!!

Ticket price includes:

Movie, Museum Displays, Food, Desserts,

Drinks, Favors, Popcorn, Candy


For Reservations call SHS Board Member, Pam Lashley, at 330-938-9301.

Be sure to call before sending payment to assure seat availability.

Reservations go fast, so call soon!!

Due to limited seating, reservations and table assignments will not be secured until payment is received.

***Checks should be made to the Sebring Historical Society and sent to

Sebring Historical Society, Box 127, Sebring, Ohio 44672 ***

Thank-you for your support!