During the "Giving Tuesday" program the museum received
donations totaling $2,300. We ranked 15th out of the 60
non-profits that participated through the Community Foundation
for Northeast Michigan.
museum's Board of Trustees has designated that the money will be
used to update the visitor's bathroom in the Bradley House.
The funds will cover the costs of materials and fixtures and
most of the work will be done by volunteers.
been at least 37 years since the bathroom last got a
makeover...and it could even have been as much as 57 years!
The avacado colored linoleum on the floor might suggest that it
was installed around 1960 when the Presque Isle District Library
took over control of the building.
addition to installing new fixtures, the remodel will make the
bathroom ADA accessible.
also hopes to secure grants that will allow us to install an ADA
ramp on the alley side of the building to make the main level of
the museum wheelchair accessible.