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Mission Statement

The Elmbrook Historical Society is a non-profit educational organization whose purpose is to research the history of Brookfield and Elm Grove and to collect, preserve, and exhibit objects from our past.


Historical Society

Board Meeting Schedule


The Elmbrook Historical Society's Board of Directors meet at 7:00 pm

City of Brookfield

Brookfield Park & Senior Center - East Meeting Room

2000 N Calhoun Road

Brookfield, WI  53005

on the following dates:

February 19, 2018*
April 9, 2018*
June 11, 2018*
August 13, 2018*
October 15, 2018*
December 10, 2018*

Lectures & Meetings

The Elmbrook Historical Society sponsors a
variety of programs on topics of historic interest.

All Programs

7:00 pm

  Brookfield Public Library - Community Room

1900 North Calhoun Road

Brookfield, WI 53005

Free and Open to the Public


Lectures for 2018


May 21, 2018

"The Great Waukesha Water War of 1893"

John Schoenknecht

Author and Educator

He will explore the many attempts of agents from the

Chicago Columbian Exposition to pipe Waukesha water to the World's Fair

and how Waukesha fought back.

Co-Sponsored by the Brookfield Public Library


September 17, 2018

To Be Announced



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