Stearns Homestead


We encourage our farm friends to join the Parma Area Historical Society and lend their support to maintain and care for the farm animals and the buildings located at Stearns Homestead.

And get involved! Your time, expertise and energy is always needed for our continued success as a family-friendly environment for all to enjoy.

The Parma Area Historical Society is governed by a seven person board of directors, elected for a three-year term at the annual meeting of the members, held in April each year.

The current board of directors are as follows:

_______________________, President

Renee Schapel, Vice President (acting President until elections)

Lisa Schumann, Secretary

Anita Cook, Treasurer

Alyssa Bower, 4-H Youth Advisor

Patricia Nickols, Museum Curator

Dana Valensky, Gardener and Farm Market Manager

Committee Positions include:

Membership Management

Animal Sponsorship Program

Country Store Manager

Museum Assistant

Special Events Coordinator

Let us know your interests and we can get you involved!

Stearns Homestead