Annual Membership Meeting

All Tucker Historical Society Members and Friends are invited and encouraged to attend the Annual Membership meeting. The THS Membership meeting will be Monday, February 1, 2016 at the Tucker Recreation Center in Room 15. The meeting will start with a Meet & Greet at 6:45 and be followed by the business meeting and officer elections. The meeting will conclude …

Johns Homestead selected by Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation as one of 10 ‘Places in Peril’

Tucker Historical Society and Friends of Johns Homestead are so pleased to share this important and exciting news with the Tucker community! After 15 years of creating community awareness and recruiting volunteer effort for research, talking to experts, letter writing campaigns, nominating the property for Green Space, DeKalb County buying the property, pulling privet and tons of trash on clean …

150th Anniversary of the Civil War Actions in the Tucker Northlake Area

Tucker Historical Society will celebrate Tucker’s 122nd anniversary with a special Browning Courthouse Open House on Saturday, July 19th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm in observance of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War actions in the Tucker Northlake area. The DeKalb Convention and Visitors Bureau (DCVB) printed a nice brochure of historic sites and civil war points of interest in …

Happy Birthday Tucker!

Tucker’s 122nd anniversary is tomorrow, June 25th, celebrating the opening of the first Tucker Post Office on June 25th, 1892. The Tucker Historical Society is celebrating with a presentation to the current Post Master, Ms. Theo Best, in the lobby of the Tucker Post Office at 2:30 PM.The Tucker Historical Society will be presenting a custom baked creation from Tucker’s …

Garden Tour Success!

It was a great day with about 120 visitors to all the gardens. We thank our sponsors, ticket outlets, volunteers and gardeners for their support to make this a wonderful community event! Gardens are being visited this summer for next years tour, please email us if you would like for our committee to visit you and your garden.