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.

As part of the Historic National Road Yard Sale – 2022 we will be hosting a book sale on Saturday, June 4, 2022 from 9am to 3pm at the Historic Etna Township House – 9363 Hazelton-Etna Road SW, Pataskala, OH 43062.  We will also have cold drinks and individually wrapped snacks available for purchase and a DJ providing music for your listening pleasure. 

We look forward to seeing you!!!

Upcoming Events

Join us for our next regular meeting on Thursday, June 16, 2022 at 6pm at the Historic Etna Township House.

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.