juneteenth_celebration_albion_michigan_900pxJuneteenth is a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.  Many black families came to Albion 100 years ago to work at the Malleable foundry. We will be posting more information soon about Albion Outdoors at AlbionMich.net including bandshell concerts, community bike rides, disc golf, walkable community information, how to take a train to Chicago and back the same day, some history of Holland Park, and civil rights monuments.


Classic shot of the Ferris Wheel from the ground.

Calhoun County Fair Michigan photo and video essay

The Calhoun County Fair has been happening since 1848. It's an old fair. It is generally held the third full ...
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Swingin’ at the Shell 2016 series

Swingin' at the Shell starts up again mid July and will go strong all the way thru August and then ...
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Monument to Robert Holland, Sr. in Holland Park

A monument to Robert Holland, Sr. was placed in Holland Park 40 years ago on August 7, 1976. The text ...
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Holland Park – Aerial View

Holland Park - There is a monument in the park (within the circle sidewalk at right) to honor park namesake ...
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Big changes are coming to students in Albion

From Michigan Public Radio - an interview on May 24, 2016. "Big changes are coming to students in Albion. Voters ...
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Sue and Harry Armistead recognized for their service

Retirement Party for Albion Public Schools

This was more than your usual farewell and happy retirement party. This was our chance to tell all of the ...
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Here are some of the Albion Public School buildings where the young people of Albion attended schools.

School Buildings Survey and Art

Albion Public Schools will be annexed into Marshall Public Schools as of July 1, 2016. There will be a K-5 ...
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New Things Coming to Albion

Hotel Groundbreaking - May 12, 2016 Opening remarks by City Manager Sheryl Mitchell. The ceremonial groundbreaking of the Courtyard by ...
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Albion Community Bike Ride Program

The Kick Off ride is Saturday May 14, 10:00 a.m. All other rides start at 9am. Have some safe bike ...
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The back of the hotel.

Photos from May 12, 2016 – Ground Breaking for new Albion Hotel

Photos of the ground breaking of the new hotel in downtown Albion Michigan ...
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