History Pub

The Wilsonville Public Library Foundation, the Wilsonville / Boones Ferry Historical Society, and McMenamins have teamed up to present monthly programs focusing on Oregon’s rich history.
History Pub

Join us the last Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Wilsonville McMenamins’ Old Church for an engaging evening of Oregon history. The admission is free. Minors must be accompanied by parent. Doors open at 5:30 PM.

McMenamins' Old Church is located in the Fred Meyer Shopping Center at 30340 SW Boones Ferry Road.

Upcoming Events:

August 29

"The Secret History of Underground Salem" with John Ritter, Historian

September 26

"Catch a Thief: International Art Theft and the FBI" with Lynne McKee, former Art Theft Program Manager for the FBI

October 31

"Is Oregon Ready for the Big One? Oregon’s Past and Future Earthquakes" with Scott Burns, Prof. of Geology, Portland State University

November 28

"Simon Benson: Lumber King, Civic Leader, Visionary" with Sig Unander, Jr., Historian

No History Pub in December

January 30

"My Music Man": Seven Generations Growing Up Near Oregon's Willamette River with Dede Montgomery

February 27


March 27


April 24

"The Dynamic Terroir of the Willamette Valley: The Relationship Between Geology, Soil, Climate, and Wine" with Scott Burns, Professor of Geology, Portland State University