Places of Elkhart: Wakarusa

Established as Mt. Olive in the 1830s, later known as Salem, and finally as Wakarusa as we all know it today – this small town has seen a lot. Join Elkhart County Historical Museum staff on an interpretive walk and learn about the story behind the name Wakarusa, the fire that destroyed almost an entire city block, the town’s connection to the railroads, and much more.

About This Event

Date: 08/23/2018 6:00 pm

End Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Meet outside Wakarusa Public Library, 124 North Elkhart St.

Phone Number: 574.535.6458

Cost:Free

Age:All

Preregister By: 08/22/2018 4:00 pm

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