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TOHS at the Oakwood Farmers Market

September 30, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The Oakwood Historical Society will have a booth at the Oakwood Farmers Market a few Saturdays the next couple of months! Come see us to learn about our upcoming events, projects, and anything else that you want to know! Additionally, you can still sign up to help document the City of Oakwood. Come to our booth to sign up to take photos of a specific block, street, or area of the city of your choosing. Or, if you are already a volunteer, come to ask questions, turn in your assignments, ask for another area, or just say "Hi!". If you are interested but cannot visit us on the, you can leave a message at 299-3793, or

Woodland Days!

Discover Woodland Days
October 1, 2017 - 12:00 p.m., 12:30 p.m., & 1:00 p.m.
Woodland Cemetery

Stroll through the historic garden cemetery and meet some of the famous and infamous people who have made Woodland Cemetery their final resting place. Tour guides will escort you through the grounds while volunteer actors depict the various characters.

1st Annual Halloween at the Homestead


Ready for a hauntingly fabulous evening? We are hosting our 1st Annual Halloween event at the Long-Romspert Homestead. Join us for great fun and tasty food and drink. This is an adult only event - sorry no kiddos this time! Tickets for the event go on sale Friday, September 8, 2017 and are limited to 140 tickets!

Far Hills Speaker Series

The Legend of Roswell
Mark W. Risley, The Oakwood Historical Society
Sunday, October 15, 2:00 p.m.
The Wright Memorial Public Library

The Legend of Roswell is an intriguing and iconic UFO story based on eyewitness accounts.

This event is free and open to the public.

Upcoming Events

September 24 & October 8, 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (by appointment only), Photo Shoot, Long-Romspert Homestead

September 30, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., Oakwood Farmers Market, Come see TOHS at the Farmers Market!

October 1, 12:00 p.m., 12:30 p.m. & 1 p.m., Discover Woodland Days, Woodland Cemetery

October 14, 6 p.m. - 10 p.m., Halloween at the Homestead, Long-Romspert Homestead

October 15, 2 p.m., The Legend of Roswell, Wright Memorial Public Library

2017 Full calendar

Contact Us: Directory
Long-Romspert Homestead
1947 Far Hills Ave.
Oakwood, Ohio 45419
(937) 299-3793
Tours by appointment.

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See a list of blueprints rescued by the historical society. These will be made available at future events.

©2014 Oakwood Historical Society
1947 Far Hills Avenue | Oakwood, OH | 45419
(937) 299-3793

Many photos throughout this website by Leah Konicki, 2014.