WAYNESFIELD — The Auglaize County Historical Society and Heritage Trails Park District will present Taking the Lay of the Land: Early Surveys of Auglaize County by Dan Bennett, C.E., P.E./P.S., on Thursday, June 2, at 7 p.m. at the White Memorial Library, East Wapakoneta Street, Waynesfield . The event is free and open to the public.
Retired after 41 years as Auglaize County Bridge Engineer, Dan Bennett is one of only 890 Professional Engineers/Professional Surveyors in Ohio. He will discuss how the land of the county was mapped and measured, and why the roads and communities look the way they do today.
The Historic Society is pleased to partner with Heritage Trails Park District on this fascinating program. Those with questions about this event or any historical society programming may contact the organization at [email protected] or 419-738-9328.