Thursday Evening, June 26, 7:00 pm
co-sponsored by Downtown Lansing Inc.
An Exploration of the Fires and Floods that have changed downtown Lansing
Disasters to be discussed include: Kern's Hotel Fire, the 1875 Bridge disaster, the Plymouth Congregational Church Fire, and the State Office Building (now the Cass Building) Fire
Behind the Facades, South
Saturday Morning, June 28, 10:00 am
A Study of Lansing Architecture on South Washington and Capitol Avenues
Buildings to be discussed include: the Bank of Lansing (now Comerica), Liebermann's Building, Rouser Drugs (now Tom and Chee), the Hollister Building, the Olds Tower (now Boji Tower), the Strand/Michigan Theatre (now the Atrium Office Building, home of Dickinson Wright), the Ranney Building, the Knapp's building, and the Arbaugh building, among others.