Friday, June 17, 2011


An Annie Oakley Birthday Celebration for the benefit of the Versailles Area Historical Society will be held on Thursday evening July 14th from 7:00 - 10:00 pm at The Winery at Versailles.
TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!  ($20 ea. for members and $25 ea. for non-members)

Ticket includes cheese, dessert bar, and wine sampling.  Live entertainment provided by Garcia & Scott.  

The Winery will be unveiling the new "Sweet Annie" wine at this event.
Join us for an evening of fun and entertainment.  Ticket sales are limited, so get your tickets now.  Contact any VAHS Trustee listed on our Contact Us page or stop by Johns IGA and pick up your tickets.  More details will be in the next issue of The Versailles Policy. 

Tuesday, June 14, 2011


The drawing for the Versailles Area Historical Society 2011 Fundraiser Raffle to benefit the Museum was held Sunday evening on the Poultry Days grounds.  To everyone who participated in this raffle, thank you for making it a huge success.

Frank Fullenkamp won the watercolor, painted and donated by Dr. Donald Pohlman

Renee Barga won the colored pencil drawing by Carolyn Armstrong

Esther Eiting won the Eldora Speedway drawing by Mel Huffman and autographed by Tony Stewart and Earl and Bernice Baltes

Dr. Bradley Bruns won the Stained glass artwork designed and donated by Dr. Delbert Blickenstaff

Barbara Hart won the Sweetheart Package, donated by The Inn at Versailles (includes an overnight stay and dinner)

Marilyn Griesdorn won 4 Tickets to a Cincinnati Reds vs Washington Nationals baseball game

Mona Lou Blakeley won 2 Ohio State Buckeyes tickets donated by Langston Graphics

Sharon Haas won a Wine Gift Package donated by The Winery of Versailles

Bradley Bruns won the KitchenAid Blender donated by KitchenAid

Sue Miller won the Wooden Stool made and donated by Gene Oliver