Join the Niles History Center for these upcoming programs and events! 

October 5, 4:00pm - 7:00pm - Second Annual 
Magical Evening of Wizardry

Wizardry event

The Niles District Library and Niles History Center will magically transform into a school of wizardry for our second annual event. Get sorted into your house  and stay for an evening of fun! Activities include  wand making, potions, wizarding sports, and some mystery too! 

Remember to wear your best wizard wear- the costume contest is from 4:00-6:00 pm; winners announced at 6:30 pm. 
Tickets are NOT required to attend this FREE event.

October 11, 6:30pm - Orlando H. Moore: American Hero, presented by John Urschel 
This program is part of the Fall Local History Series offered by the Niles History Center and Niles District Library. Program will take place in the library rotunda. 

October 20, 10:00am - Silverbrook Cemetery Tour 

silverbrook cemetery


On Saturday,  October 20 at 10:00 am, the Niles History Center is teaming up with the Friends of Silverbrook to offer cemetery tours. Learn about historical people and famous folks who played an important role in the history of Niles. 

This year’s tour will place special emphasis on cemetery symbolism and iconography .  The tour is free but donations are appreciated and will benefit the Friends of Silverbrook and the History Center. Reservations are recommended as tour space is limited. Please call 269-845-4054 to register.

November 8, 6:30pm - Service and Sacrifice: Contributions of  Local World War I Nurses, presented by Sandra Sager,  Rebecca Dewey Chapter, NSDAR 

This program is part of the Fall Local History Series offered by the Niles History Center and Niles District Library. Program will take place in the library rotunda.