Mennonite Historical Society Events






Mennonite Historical Society Spring Banquet

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
6:00 pm Dinner Buffet
7:00 pm Presentation by Anita Hooley Yoder

“Circles of Sisterhood: A History of Mission, Service, and Fellowship in Mennonite Women’s Organization”


“Between the Lines: Gleanings from Montbéliard’s 200-Year Church Register”
A public lecture by Joe A. Sprunger, Curator of the Mennonite Historical Library at Goshen College
Tuesday – April 19, 2016
7:00 pm
Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary
Lambright Dining Hall
This two-volume translation and analysis of a 200-year church register is an unparalleled opportunity for understanding both the vicinity and the church life in this rural community of France. In addition, the register provides information on more than 45 Mennonite surnames, in some cases necessiting the rewriting of some family traditions.


Mennonite Historical Society Spring Banquet

Tuesday – April 19, 2016
6:00 pm Dinner (featuring foods with a French theme)
7:00 pm Presentation by Joe Sprunger, translator and compiler of Montbéliard Mennonite Church Register, 1750-1958:

Sourcebook for Amish Mennonite History and Genealogy.