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How Hamtramck Became a Major League City

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Photo of an empty baseball stadium in Hamtramck, MI

Gary Gillette of the Friends of Historic Hamtramck Stadium will discuss the history of the Negro baseball leagues in Detroit and Hamtramck, as well as the story of Hamtramck Stadium.

Join RAHS and Gary Gillette on Thursday, November 2 at 7 p.m. at the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm, 1005 Van Hoosen Road, Rochester Hills, for this informative program about one of southeast Michigan’s most interesting historic communities.

This event is free for RAHS members. Nonmembers are asked to consider a $5 suggested donation. Register is required. Register online by clicking on the website link below or call 248-266-5440.


Rochester-Avon Historical Society


Rochester Hill Museum at Van Hoosen Farm
1005 Van Hoosen Road
Rochester HIlls, MI 48306 United States
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