About the Historic Blooming Grove Historical Society


The Historic Blooming Grove Historical Society preserves and advances the culture and history of Blooming Grove, Monona and Southeastern Madison--all of which was, historically, in the Township of Blooming Grove.

The Victorian furnished Dean House, has been restored, furnished, preserved and is managed by HBGHS as a center for local history research and a testament to the pioneer spirit that brought people to Blooming Grove Townsip in Dane County Wisconsin.




Ray Krizmanic, President

Gloria Simley, Vice President

Judith Bodden, Secretary

Don Taylor, Treasurer

Curator: Ann Waidelich

Members: Judy Taylor, Bill Brendler, Susan Fox, Tom Robertson, Gary Hess, Willlie Weidemann,

E-mail entire board (requires board member login)



Membership Dues, per year $15 individuals; $25 Households; $50 Contributor; $75 Sustainer; $100 Patron;$1,000+ Life.

Applications and renewals should be addressed to:

Historic Blooming Grove Historical Society
PO Box 6704
Monona, W1 53716-0704



For general inquiries and donations to the Society's collections, contact the curator (Ann Waidelich).

For Web site inquiries and feedback, contact the Webmaster by email (click on word).



The Historic Blooming Grove Historical Society is funded by memberships and contributions. There is no fee for any of the society's public events, but donations are encouraged during each event.

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