Founder Rich Simpson has passed away

Sadly, yesterday (Dec 31st), one of the Arnold Historical Society’s founding fathers passed away.  Rich Simpson, Jack Underwood, and Roy Wilde created the AHS June 17, 2005, and Rich was active in its management until his passing.  

You can access Rich’s guest book and send flowers here: Legacy Guest Book.

Visitation Thursday January 4, 2018 from 3-8 pm at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 11333 St. John’s Church Rd. St. Louis, MO. and Friday January 5, 2018 from 9:00 am until time of funeral service at 10:30 am. Funeral Service Friday January 5, 2018 10:30 am. 

In Richard’s honor, memorial donations may be made to Arnold Historical Society, 1723 Jeffco Blvd. Arnold, MO. 63010 www.arnoldhistorical.org or to Korean War Veterans Association P.O. Box 407, Charleston, IL 61920 http://kwva.us. Arrangements are under the direction of the Heiligtag-Lang-Fendler Funeral Home.

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Christmas Open House – Saturday, Dec 2nd

The annual Open House will be held at the museum on December 2nd, from 12-4 p.m.

We hope to see some long-time Arnold citizens along with those of you that are NEW!  Come check out the recurring exhibits, and our newest exhibits and items.  Learn a bit about Arnold’s long and rich history, and chat with old friends.

Wassail and Christmas cookies will be available.  Bring a new friend!

 

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2017 Trivia Night – Just about here !!! November 4th

This year’s Trivia Night is on November 4th.  We hope many of our ‘regulars’ and lots of new teams will join us to support the Arnold History Society & Museum. 

Click here for the flyer!

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2017 Golf Tournament – Now on September 30th!

 

The cleanup after the flood is over, and its FINALLY time for the golf tournament. 

More details here!

 

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Summer Car Show – August 12th!

It’s that time again – for our Summer Car Show at the Arnold City Park.  Click here for the details!

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2017 Golf Tournament Info – Rescheduled to September 30th!!!

 

The cleanup after the flood is over, and its FINALLY time for the golf tournament. 

More details here!

 

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The March Newsletter has arrived!

Check it out on the newsletter page!

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NEW Display – Greeting Cards

Pop by the museum this weekend and check out our new display of greeting cards from the early 1900’s, on display in the Arnold room.

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Happy New Year !!!

christmas-music-boxesThanks to all of you that stopped by for the museum holiday open house!  

If you missed our annual holiday event, please stop by for a visit during normal visiting hours and say ‘hi’.  Check out the Christmas music boxes from “ye olde days”, and see other items from Arnold’s long and rich history.  

Remember that the AHS always appreciates your donations to support our operations, preserving the history of Arnold to share it into our future.  

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Christmas Open House – December 3rd

The annual Open House will be held at the museum on December 3rd, from 12-4 p.m.

We hope to see some long-time Arnold citizens along with those of you that are NEW!  Come check out the recurring exhibits, and our newest exhibits and items.  Learn a bit about Arnold’s long and rich history, and chat with old friends.

Wassail and Christmas cookies will be available.  Bring a new friend!

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