Decatur museum opener features local sports teams

The Decatur Museum will open Sunday, April 7 with an informal program beginning at 2 p.m. on Decatur’s sports teams.

Participants in the program will share memories of athletics in Decatur over the years. Audience members will also be invited to reminisce about notable coaches and sporting events that they participated in, witnessed or heard stories about. The museum board is also asking people to bring and share their personal memorabilia including photographs, uniforms or trophies for that day.

The museum will be showcasing the new display on Decatur sports which includes photographs, newspaper clippings, trophies and sports attire.

Plan to stop at the museum and share in the memories of past sports teams and their accomplishments and tour the new exhibit. Refreshments will be served.