Our mission is to collect, preserve, interpret and make accessible the history of St. Francis, Wisconsin.
Visit the Society's historical exhibits at the St. Francis Civic Center rotunda. Hours: Monday - Friday 9-5

Society Office Hours: Thursday 1-4

Calendar Of Society Events

The next General Membership Meeting will be held Saturday, March16th at the St. Francis Civic Center. The meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m.

Society Board Meetings are held on the third Saturday of each month. Upcoming meetings are March 16th, April 20th, May 18th and June 15th. All Members, as well as, the public are welcome to attend.

Meetings are held from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the St. Francis Civic Center, 3400 E. Howard Ave.

During the April 2nd election there will be a bake sale.

On April 11th Carl Baehr will talk about Lady Elgin shipwreck.

After the general meeting on April 20th there will be a presentation by Robert Hallfield on the Harley Museum. Following the presentation we will go to Swayz for lunch.

On May 9th there will be a program where Jessica Michna will impersonate Golda Meir.

Featured Exhibits

Examples of images available at the Society's Research Room

Old Sacred Heart Church (c. 1925), Willow Glen Elementry, Lakeside Power Plant (c. 1940), Old Thompson Ave. Elementry (c. 1910), St. Francis of Assisi Convent (c. 1910)


The Society Christmas dinner is on December 6 at 6:30 pm at the Polonez Restaurant. See the attached flyer for more information.

The first "Lunch Out" gathering will be held after the January meeting at 12:00 noon at Redbar on St. Francis Avenue. Everyone is invited.

Contact the Society to get your copy of Anna Passante's new book on St. Francis History.