Kenton County Historical Society Meetings and Public Program


Streetcars - January 13th  CANCELED

January 13, 2018 (Saturday) 10:30 a.m., Erlanger library - a program on streetcars by Earl Clark, the co-author with Terry Lehmann of The Green Line, The Cincinnati, Newport & Covington Railway, An Illustrated History of Public Transit in Northern Kentucky.

Ludlow Lagoon Amusement Park

To be scheduled:  a program on the Ludlow Lagoon by Andy Corn, Ludlow Historical Society

Northern Kentucky Regional History Day - March 3rd

Northern Kentucky Regional History Day is scheduled for a second year at the Boone County main library, Burlington Pike, on Saturday, March 3rd 2018. Eleven or more speakers/programs should be on the schedule. Handicapped parking will be in the library parking lot plus shuttle service connecting nearby parking lots. This year Save-This-Date post cards will be on hand at libraries and for other distribution. For details they will refer you to Facebook and other media and websites.  Also you may call for details. The KCHS number is 859-491-0490.

History of Public Water Supply in Covington - May 12th

May 12, 2018 (Saturday) – Arnold Taylor on the history of public water supply in Covington


Behringer Crawford Museum

November 11th (Saturday) – a big attraction for kids and adults - when Holiday Toy Trains start running on 250 feet of track with interactive buttons for children.


A special exhibit will be “Wahoos Whimsical Wonderland” based off the book titled "The Holiday Adventures of Wiley Wahoo and Me", a holiday book locally written and illustrated by Diana Grady. The book chronicles two dogs’ adventures visiting Greater Cincinnati landmarks as they partake in holiday traditions. This season, the book comes to LIFE in Wahoo’s Winter Wonderland! It’s a whimsical, animated holiday attraction featuring a Candy Cane Forest, animated Ice Skating dogs and more! Plan for other special holiday exhibits.


The Behringer Crawford Museum will also have "Polar Express" readings, Santa visits, and more, scheduled during the holidays. And visit the annual holiday Dickens Village exhibit. The exhibits will end January 14.



Campbell County Historical and Genealogical Society
all meetings begin at 7:00 p.m.  (859) 635-6407 for questions or further details

February 8th, Wilder City Building: Thomas More Biology Station -- Dr. Chris Lorentz
March 8th, Old NewpoertSteel Building: Newport Steel and Building -- Dean Gosney
April 12th, Wilder City Building: The Siege of Cincinnati -- Dr. James Ramage
May 10th, Wilder City Building: The Pompilio  Family and Restaurant -- Dan Pompilio
June 14th, Cold Spring City Park: Annual Picnic with Awards








Kenton County Historical Society

P.O. Box 641

Covington, KY  41012