May 8, 2017

CLCF Board Member Presents West Bend History

Come hear local historian, author, and CLCF Board Member Lee Krueger speak about the Town of West Bend: Its First 150 Years!

Where:      Town of West Bend Hall, 6355 County Hwy Z, West Bend, WI

When:       May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm    Doors open at 6 PM  

Free and open to the public!  Treats and beverages will be served!

Lee will share the history of significant locations in the Town of West Bend, including:

  • Lucas Lake and cranberry harvesting
  • Hoppe and Richter sawmills
  • Early days of Nabob
  • Lake resorts: Gonrings, Rosenheimers, the Linden Inn, Timmers, Steges, and Peters