The A.T. Smith House is an important part of historic Forest Grove. Ever since Mary Jo Morelli saved it from being burnt for fire department training in 2001, Friends of Historic Forest Grove has worked hard to preserve and restore it.
"We were happy to receive these memories of Forest Grove in the 1950s from Walter Giersbach of New Jersey. They appeared in our recent newsletter. This weekend we were notified that Walter passed away in his home state of New Jersey. Our thoughts go out to his...
FHFG has a limited supply of coloring books that feature local area historic houses. Get a copy for yourself – perfect for young and old artists alike!
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Participate in FHFG!
Become a member. Help out at the AT Smith House. Participate in one of our annual tours. There are lots of ways to get involved with Forest Grove history! Have fun!
FHFG is an active group and has a number of ongoing projects. Get involved! Member volunteers work to document and preserve the rich history of the area by collecting photographs, documents, and oral and written history. Besides our continued efforts on the AT Smith house, we have an annual Garden Tour and Historic Home tour.
Friends of Historic Forest Grove is committed to enhancing and promoting the historic environment of Forest Grove through education in areas of historic interest while acknowledging national, state and local cultural resources.