Wixom Historical Society

Founded in 1975 to preserve the history of Wixom and promote an understanding of the city's heritage.

Our Goals

  1. Maintaining the Wixom Wire House as a local museum.
  2. Collecting, archiving, and conserving artifacts and written materials related to the city’s history.
  3. Increasing the community’s knowledge of local history through educational programs.
  4. Building the Society’s membership and fostering community involvement.
  5. Identifying and implementing additional methods of preserving our city’s past.

Upcoming Programs and Events

  • Monday, January 17, 2022Cancelled – Wixom City Hall, 49045 Pontiac Tr.
  • Monday, February 21, 2022 @ 7:00 PMPam Dawson as Mary Todd Lincoln Part 3 – Wixom City Hall, 49045 Pontiac Tr.
  • Monday, March 21, 2022 @ 7:00 PMRic Mixter presents Bottled Good Byes – Wixom City Hall 49045 Pontiac Tr.
  • Friday & Saturday, May 13 & 14, 2022Wixom Historical Society Garage Sale – Gibson House 49805 Pontiac Tr.
  • Sunday, August 21, 2022 from 2 till 4 PMGarden Party – Wixom-Wire House, Southwest corner of Wixom & Maple Rds.
  • Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 1 till 4 PMSaturday with the Tiffins – Wixom-Wire House, Southwest corner of Wixom & Maple Rds.
  • Friday, December 2, 2022 @ time TBAOpen House – Gibson House, 49805 Pontiac Tr.

Board of Directors

  • President; Publicity Chairperson – Nancy Dingeldey
  • Vice President; Website Contact – Laure Dorchak
  • Secretary; Newsletter Editor – Jackie Coulter
  • Treasurer – Kathy Matusik
  • Trustee – Graham Bennett
  • Trustee – Nancy Bennett
  • Trustee – Bertha King
  • Trustee – Leo Matusik
  • Trustee – Laurie Acunsius
  • Trustee – Sarah Zalewski
  • Trustee; Master Gardener – MaryAnn Chupa

Announcements and Updates

We will provide the most current information about upcoming events and programs on this web page. Come here for the latest details.

Would you like to receive the Wixom-Wire Newsletter and notifications about upcoming events via email? Send an email request to Laure.dorchak@gmail.com if you would like to be added to our email list.