Welcome to the West Licking Historical Society!  We are glad you are here.  Please take some time to explore our website to learn more about us and how you can help us on our mission to preserve our community’s past for all generations to come.  Be sure to stop back often as our content changes regularly.

Upcoming Events

Join us for our next regular meeting on Thursday, November 17, 2022 at 6pm at the Historic Etna Township House.

2022 Golf Outing!!!!

Thanks to all who supported our golf outing.  Your support made it a huge success!!!   Special thanks our sponsors for their generous support!!!


Park National Bank

Rachel Scott – Cutler Real Estate


Admiral Flag Poles, Inc.

Licking Memorial Health Systems

Friendly Bremen Banking Center


Weiler Financial Services

Calico Cupboard

Join Us

We welcome you to join us on our mission of preserving the past of Etna, Harrison and Jersey townships as well as the village of Kirkersville and the city of Pataskala for all generations to come by becoming a member. You can either print out the membership form and send it back to us at the indicated address or click below to join now.


Preserving our community’s past requires resources. Your donation will make a lasting impact on our community and since we are a 501c3 tax exempt organization all donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.  We deeply appreciate any support you can provide.