Henry County Historical Society

To Whom It May Concern: The Henry County Historical Society endorses the efforts to save, renovate and restore the historic John L. Johnson auditorium and possibly the adjacent east-west wing of the former elementary school building. The building, built in the early l930’s, represents the last dedicated school auditorium in Henry County. The arts have […]

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Mayor of the City of Napoleon

Whereas, the Napoleon Area Schools have passed a bond issue to build a new elementary school and middle school building; and Whereas, the John L. Johnson Auditorium, along with the rest of Central Elementary and the Napoleon Middle school buildings are to be torn down; and Whereas, Napoleon and Henry County would be left Without a […]

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Napoleon Lions Club

Dear Mr. Neuenschwander. On behalf of Napoleon Lions Club, it is my pleasure to Write this letter in support ofthe proposal to save„ renovate and restore the historic John L. Johnson auditorium and the adjacent west wing of the former elementary school building. We understand that the renovation of John L. Johnson Auditorium will result […]

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Napoleon Masonic Lodge #256 F. & A. M.

WHEREAS: The former Central Middle School and John L. Johnson Auditorium are historic landmarks in the community of Napoleon and Henry County, WHEREAS: The John L. Johnson Auditorium is the only traditional venue in Henry County suitable for the performing arts and able to seat seven hundred and fifty persons, WHEREAS: The restoration and renovation […]

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The River City Rodders Car Club

The River City Rodders Car Club is an organization of classic, street rod cars and trucks and original finds, from our community of Napoleon, Ohio and the surrounding area. We love to show off, brag and sometimes dazzle the eyes of many. We also love to restore, while preserving the beauty of some of the […]

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The Henry County Arts Council

The Henry County Arts Council P.O.Box 54 Napoleon, Ohio 43545 Re: the Napoleon Civic Center Concept We at the Henry County Arts Council, believe that retaining  and improving the Napoleon Area Schools’ Elementary and Middle School Building on West Main Street, Napoleon is a viable and exciting idea. We very much like the ideas of […]

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Henry County Chorale

Letter of Endorsement for the Renovation & Restoration of John L. Johnson Auditorium Mission Statement: The Henry County Chorale is a newly formed non-profit adult community mixed chorus that is based out of Napoleon, Ohio. Our mission is to provide an outlet for those adults who wish to be a member of a choral ensemble. […]

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Rachel Kruse – NHS Alumni Association

Dear Napoleon Civic Center: It is my pleasure as the President of the Napoleon High School Alumni Association to write a letter in support of the renovation and restoration of the historic John L. Johnson Auditorium.  We support the efforts of the Napoleon Civic Center as they seek external funding to support a future community […]

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