South Evergreen Schoolhouse

Saving an important piece of history

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South Evergreen Schoolhouse

1867 –2017


On September 23, 2017 we celebrated 150 years of South Evergreen Schoolhouse history.


The event was held from Noon to 4 p.m.


There was Live music by “The Homemade Jam Band”


It was an afternoon of music, food, local history and prizes.


Schoolhouse tours


Schoolhouse restoration photos & progress


Future plans


A Homemade pie raffle was held during the event


The following are photos from the Sesquicentennial Celebration.

Jim Fitzpatrick had his photo taken with Ester and Ruth.

These two sisters, Ester Hintz Rodgers (on the left) and Ruth Hintz Brifling (on the right), both attended South Evergreen.

At the time of the photo, Ester was 97 and Ruth was 106.

The Homemade Jam Band

Click here to see a Grand Haven Tribune article on the 150 year celebration.

Click here to download the event flyer.

Click here to download the event flyer.

Restoration Progress

Entertainment by:

The Homemade Jam Band


Ms. Piggies BBQ