Beginning Thursday, September 2nd 2021, the Bexley Historical Society is re-opening from 11-2PM. After this date, the Historical Society will be open from 11-2PM every first Thursday of the month.
On November 11th, 2020, Bexley Mayor Ben Kessler met with members and trustees of the Bexley Historical Society at Broad and Drexel streets to unveil a commemorative plaque marking the history of Camp Bushnell in Bexley. President of the Bexley Historical Society Glenn Soden noted that there was an incredible amount of collaboration that preceded… Continue reading Camp Bushnell Plaque Unveiling
Link to a This Week News article on the “Reflections of Bexley” meeting at the Jeffery Mansion in April of 2017.
The plaque, through text and photos, honoring Camp Bushnell has been reviewed by Mayor Ben Kessler, City Council and the Tree Commission. The latter group gave approval to place the marker on the northwest quadrant of Drexel Circle. A formal dedication date has not been determined but is tentatively scheduled to be held in the… Continue reading Camp Bushnell Historical Plaque