The Purpose of our Organization:
To preserve, restore and work antique tractors, farm machinery , tools, automobiles and construction equipment to display what our parents and grandparents had to work with to feed their families and our nation in the beginning of the twentieth century. The transition from horse, mule and oxen power source on our agricultural land to the steam engine and then to the internal combustion engines.
"Keeping History Alive"
2014 Feature: Antique Construction Equipment
2014 Featured Garden Tractor: Sears and all lesser known makes
2014 Featured Engine: Reid
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NOTE: Any errors, omissions, misspelled names, etc on this site are not intentional. Please excuse such mistakes. Thank you.
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Our deepest sympathy to the family of long time member, Carl McCune. Carl died on Friday, September 12, 2014 at the Riverside Landing Nursing Home in McConnelsville. Friends may call on the family on Monday, September 15, 2014 from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M at the Matheney Funeral Home in McConnelsville. Services will be held on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 11 A.M.
2014 Schedule & Calendar of Events:
Dates subject to change without notice. Visit our site often for updates.
Sept. 06, 2014 (Sat) Farm City Day at the Muskingum County Fair. Theme is "Goats".
Thank you Dave Porter for furnishing the hay to bale and helping to run the balers. Tom Rollins for furnishing the tractor to run the stationary baler and to help bale. To Jan Schneider, Don Lahmers, Bob Schlaegel, Mike Prouty and Bill Knupp for helping to bale. And thank you Bill Knupp for the grain flailing demonstration and talk. We all learned today that the more you participate, the more you learn about the way our forefathers had to make a living.
Sept. 21, 2014 (Sun) Monthly meeting at Dresden Fire Department 3PM
Sept. 26, 2014 (Fri) Take display items to Gaumer Park for our 50th Annual Show. Club members & family weiner roast/pot luck at 6 PM- meat, buns, table service and drinks provided by the club.
Sept 27, (Sat) & Sept 28, 2014 (Sun) 50th Annual Show at Gaumer Park, Adamsville. Local 4-H & Ladies clubs Flea Market. Food available on the grounds. Free admission & free parking. Baling demonstrations, wheat flailing demonstrations.
Sept. 30, 2014 (Tues) Garden Tractor Pull at the Coshocton County Fair. Weigh in at 8:30 AM, Pull at 9:30 AM. (Light-Heavy)
Oct. 5, 2014 (Sun) 10:00 AM Antique Tractor Pull at Gaumer Park (light-heavy)
Oct. 12, 2014 (Sun) 10:00 AM Garden Tractor Pull at Gaumer Park (heavy-light)
Oct. 19, 2014 (Sun) Monthly Meeting at Dresden Fire Department 3PM (no election of officers this year. Change in by-laws state every two years)
Oct. 25, 2014 (Sat) Tractor, equipment and engine show at Home Depot - 3787 Home Depot Drive, Zanesville, OH
Nov. 8, 2014 (Sat) Veterans Day Parade, Zanesville. Line up at 9AM near Secrest Auditorium, Parade at 10AM
Nov. 16, 2014 (Sun) Monthly Meeting at Dresden Fire Department 3PM
Dec. 6, 2014 (Sat) 5:00 PM Dresden "Come Home for the Holidays" parade of lights.
Dec. 20, 2014 (Sat) Christmas Party/Awards dinner. 6PM at the Dresden United Methodist Church. Meat, buns, table service & drinks provided. Please bring food to share. Bring gifts for Santa to present to your children. Bring $5 gift for man or woman for gift exchange.