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Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:34 AM

BEECHWOOD—The Beechwood School is 100 years old this year and a pig roast will be held from noon to 4 p.m. on June 28 to celebrate the occasion
The costs are $10 per person, all you can eat; children 5-10 $5 each; children under five eat for free. Funds raised will go toward restoration activities.
The Beechwood Hall was a one-room schoolhouse from 1914 to 1933. The Beechwood Historical Society has been restoring this historic structure for the last four years. The building will be open to the public at 11 a.m. to view historic school days exhibits (to include the Beechwood School, Benson School, and Hertzen School). 
Anyone with any school desks, memorabilia or pictures that can be used on loan is asked to call 906-284-1501.
The bell tower was replaced last summer and the original school bell is on display. 
The Beechwood Hall will also be open from 1 to 4 p.m. on June 29 to view the exhibits. 
The Beechwood Hall (School) is located at 178 Beechwood Store Road (the west end of the loop), approximately 7.5 miles west of M-189 on the north side of U.S. 2. 
For more information, call 906-284-1501 or visit info@beechwoodhistoricalsociety.org. The historical society also has a website and are on Facebook.