Gazelle Sports Historic Walks

Co-sponsored by Gazelle Sports and the WMU Archives and Regional History Collections

Join Gazelle Sports and Lynn Houghton for another exciting year of historical walking tours around the Kalamazoo area. Lynn Houghton is the Regional History Curator for the Western Michigan University Archives and Regional History Collections and co-author of “Kalamazoo Lost & Found.
Walks take place rain or shine unless severe weather is predicted.

Friday Mornings | 8 am

June 7 | Vine Historic District
Meet at Gazelle Sports
June 21 | Preservation in Kalamazoo
Meet at Gazelle Sports
July 5 | West Douglas Neighborhood
Meet at North St. & Douglas Ave.
July 19 | Village of Richland
Meet at Richland Community Library, 8951 Park St.
August 2 | Street Names in Kalamazoo (New) Meet at Gazelle Sports
August 23 | West Main Historic District (New)
Meet at Monroe St. & Grand Ave.
September 6 | South Street Historic District
Meet at Gazelle Sports
September 20 | Edison Neighborhood
Meet at Washington Square Library, 1244 Portage St.
October 4 | Women in Kalamazoo
Meet at Gazelle Sports
October 18 | Vine Historic District
Meet at S. Westnedge Ave. & W. Vine St.

Thursday Evenings | 6:30 pm

June 13 | Art in Kalamazoo
Meet at Gazelle Sports
June 27 | Short Road/Long Road
Meet at Wheaton Ave. & Short Rd.
July 11 | Stuart Historic District
Meet at Woodward Ave. & West Main St.
July 25 | Parkwyn Village
Meet at Winchell Ave. & Parkwyn Dr.
August 8 | Milwood Neighborhood
Meet at Miles Ave. & Portage St., northeast corner
August 29 | Riverside Cemetery
Meet at Gull Rd. & Riverview Dr.