Events

Public Programs Schedule:

Wednesday, May 18 - 1:30 pm
“South Bend Then and Now: Part II”
By Elicia Feasel, Todd Zeiger,
Travis Childs & Andrew Beckman
Join area history professionals for an in-depth look at the Museum’s “Then and Now: Part II” exhibit. The panel will analyze vintage photographs and look at how our city has changed.

Wednesday, June 15 - 1:30 pm
“Proving the Product: Studebaker’s
Proving Ground”
By Evie Kirkwood & Andrew Beckman
Join us in celebrating the Studebaker Proving Grounds’ 90th birthday and the St. Joseph
County Parks’ 50th birthday.  Co-presenters Evie and Andrew will look back at the intertwined history of these two institutions.

Wednesday, July 20 - 1:30 pm
“The Rise and Fall of the Auburn
Automobile Company”
By Aaron Warkentin
The Auburn is a mythical automobile. Automotive Historian Aaron Warkentin will examine the company’s origins, growth, and ultimate demise as a part of the Museum’s “Hoosier Made: World Driven” exhibit celebrating the Indiana Bicentennial.

Public Programs are held in the Wiekamp Auditorium on the Museum Campus. Admission to each program is $2. Regular admission fees apply to tour the Studebaker National Museum. As always, Studebaker National Museum members are admitted free to the public programs. We hope to see you there!