Gala Fundraiser

Start your holiday season with a gala celebration!

December 14, 2019

6:00 - 9:00 PM

Wood County Historical Center & Museum
13660 County Home Rd. Bowling Green

Families and friends, celebrate the season with a birthday party for the site of the Historical Center, once the County Poor Farm. Tour the museum to see the exhibit For Comfort & Convenience as you partake in festivities such as live music, silent auction, 50/50, light hors d'oeuvres, and period beverages.

Order tickets online or call the museum at 419-352-0967 for additional options.
Tickets are not available at this time.

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  • Ed & Irma Wolf
    Michael Penrod & Ken Housholder
    Mike & Terri Marsh
    Julie Setzer, Dolores Black, & Janet Parks  

  • Andrew Kalmar & Cathy Zwyer
    Dick & Joan Conrad
    Wood County Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn

  • Ken & Pam Frisch
    Rebecca Ferguson
    Randy Gardner
    Mike Sibbersen
    Hal Brown
    Judy Ennis
    September & Andrea Killy-Knight
    Kelli Kling
    Jim & Shirley Philo

  • with additional support from:
  • Evonne Detamore, Leonard & Sandy Lepper, Eugenia Stonerock, Heather Hammon, Debbie LeGalley, Lynne Comings, Edie Olds, South Side Six, Bigby Coffee, Monika Hann, Kelly Wolbert, Lori Parratt, Jon Klever, Lisa King, Alex Sciranka, Rick & Carl's Trees, Klotz Floral & Garden, BG Beer Works, BG Chamber of Commerce, the WCHS Board of Directors, Museum and Society Staff, and all of our event volunteers - thank you!



  • Zamboni Ride & Hockey Tickets courtesy of the Toledo Walleye
    Glass Art courtesy of the Toledo Museum of Art
    Behind-the-scenes Magic Lesson courtesy of Andrew Martin
    Jazz House Performance, courtesy of Jeffrey Halsey
    Calico, Sage, & Thyme
    Bowling Green Lincoln Auto Sales
    Toledo Zoo & Aquarium
    Holiday Inn Express Overnight Stays
    Concert Tickets, BGSU College of Musical Arts
    Body & Sole Massage Therapy & Reflexography
    Fort Meigs
    Ernest Scarano Distillery
    Geer Law Planning
    Gazebo Evening for 8 at Chateau Tebeau Winery
    BGSU Men's Basketball Tickets
    Toledo Metroparks Canal Experience & Mill Flour
    Myo-fit pain management workshop
    For Keeps Gifts and Gift Certificates
    Outdoor Fun Gift Basket courtesy of the Wood County Park District
    Wine Gift Basket courtesy of Judy Ennis
    Delectable Gift Basket courtesy of Glass City Federal Credit Union
    Snacks Gift Basket courtesy of Ed & Irma Wolf
    Bowling Green Montage Poster courtesy of the Chamber of Commerce
    BG Best Hometown Gift Basket courtesy of the Convention & Visitors Bureau
    Gift Basket & Tickets to the National Tractor Pulling Championship
    Custom-prepared Cajun Dinner for 4 in your home w/ Chef Melanie Stretchbery
    Klotz Floral Design & Garden courtesy of Wynn Perry
    Photo Sitting from Hagemeyer Fine Photography
    Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Ground for Thought Roasting Company