110 East Market Street
P.O. Box 676
Spencer, Indiana 47460
Open Wednesday through Friday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Closed Saturday through Tuesday
Annual Christmas Open House
and Caroling Party
Friday, December 7th, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m
The Owen County Heritage & Culture Center is hosting its annual Christmas open house and
caroling party on Friday, December 7th, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The community is
encouraged to stop by for holiday refreshments, socializing, Christmas caroling and music,
and to check out the museum displays and the gift shop. Dan Wyatt will again be playing
his beautiful accompanying music. The Heritage & Culture Center is housed in the historic
Spencer Carnegie Library. Unwind and enjoy the music of the season along with delicious
homemade treats, including baked goods, candy, and finger sandwiches. Coffee, tea, hot
chocolate, punch, and bottled water will also be served. As always, admission is free.
Regular open hours for the Owen County Heritage & Culture Center museum, gift shop, and
coffee shop are 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.
Board meetings are held the second Monday of each month, usually at the Owen County Heritage & Culture Center
at 4:00pm. Everyone is invited.
The Craftsman style Carnegie Library Building built in 1911 on the Spencer Town square,
served as a community library for 90 years. Document storage for Owen County was to be its
use for the next 10 years.
In 2005, the OCH&CC Committee was formed by a group of community
leaders with the vision for a county-wide center to celebrate the past, present and future of
The Owen County Heritage & Culture Center strives to bring together the community through
the promotion and sharing of our Owen County heritage and culture to enrich our everyday lives.
We promote preservation of our artifacts, traditions, arts, crafts, customs and history through
workshops, festivals, demonstrations, displays and educational programs.
We need you!! This is a total community project that calls for many hands, ideas,
If you or your group are interested in helping with this project through
volunteer work and/or funding, or would like more information about available programs,
please email one of the officers listed below or write to us
at P.O. Box 676, Spencer, IN 47460.