Help us celebrate our 50th Anniversary by becoming a member today!
The Johnson County Historical Society is celebrating its 50th anniversary! We are looking toward a very bright future of continuing our mission and we need your support. Become a member today and help us preserve our history!
A private, non-profit group committed to serving the public by furthering an appreciation of the historical and cultural heritage of the Johnson County community through education, preservation and interpretation.
JCHS greatly appreciates the donations and support of our community and members. While we always need donations for operational support, we also have a few specific items that staff need for our day to day work and special events. If you are interested in making an in-kind contribution of any of the items listed below, please use our Contact form or call us at 319-351-5738.
1870 Period Clothing
Pruning Shears and other landscaping tools
Snacks for upcoming exhibit openings and special events
**Update: The venue has changed for tonight's Taste of Plum Grove. The event will be held at the Johnson County Fairgrounds Building C due to weather.
Taste of Plum GroveJul 19, 5:30pmJohnson county Fairgrounds Bldg C The annual celebration, hosted by the Master Gardeners of Johnson County, is a tribute to Iowa’s history and food is typically held at historic Plum Grove. This year due to heavy rains preventing ability to set up tables on the grounds at Plum Grove, the venue has been changed.
Plum Grove Tasting Party will be held at the Fairgrounds Building C at 5:30 tonight July 19, 2017. Please come and enjoy this wonderful event!... See MoreSee Less