Speaker series features antiques expert

Identifying family treasures is the scheduled topic of the monthly Oconto County Historical Society Speaker Series program at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 1 in the meeting room of the Beyer Home and Carriage Museum, 915 Park Ave., Oconto.

Bill Eiler, owner of Frugal Classics, in De Pere, an estate sale business, will be the evening’s presenter. Eiler has been a long-time antique collector and is very knowledgeable in the area of art. antiques and collectibles.

People who plan to attend are encouraged to bring one or two items that may have been in the family for years, and ask Eiler about the history of the item, how the item was used or learn more information about it.

The public is invited to attend whether they have items to share or just want to learn about the items other people bring to share. The program is free of charge. Light refreshments will be served.