The West Mathews Community League is in need of funds to replace the original windows of its building, the West Mathews Civic Center, located in Bohannon. One of the original windows from 1913 in the Old Peninsula School House, at left, and three of the new windows. Each window costs $700 which includes labor for installation.
The West Mathews Community League has spent the past three years replacing the windows of its building, the West Mathews Civic Center, which is located in Bohannon.
The building has stood in Bohannon since 1913 and originally was a school. The old Peninsula School was in operation from 1913 until 1946. According to league treasurer Dave Machen, the building still has many of its original windows.The first two new windows were installed on July 25, 2018 and the civic league has been installing three windows at a time since then as funds allow. The group has been able to replace three of the front-facing first-floor windows, two of the kitchen windows and on...
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