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The Plainfield Township Historical Society open house dates at the Hyser Rivers Museum for 2023 are: June 4, July 9, August 6, September 10, October 1, November 5, December 3.  The Open Houses are all 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  The museum is located at 6440 West River Drive.  The open houses are free.  The Museum is located at 6440 West River Dr. in Belmont.

The Hyser House is the last remaining home that was in the now lost Village of Plainfield, which was a thriving riverfront community in the mid-1800’s.  The Village was located where West River Drive and Northland Drive now intersect.  Dr. William Hyser built the house.  Hyser was the Village doctor, clerk, justice of the peace, and school inspector.

At the open houses, visitors will be able to see artifacts and learn about the history of the house and the lost Village of Plainfield. 

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