The grand opening of the Sheaffer Pen Museum is taking place today and tomorrow, June 17 and 18. The Museum, located in Ft. Madison, Iowa, the home of the original Sheaffer factory, is destined to preserve the archives and memories that are uniquely Sheaffer.
The weekend will include narrated tours of local Sheaffer landmarks, raffles and a celebration fundraising dinner at the Ivy Bakeshoppe and Café on the site of the first Sheaffer pen factory.
The Sheaffer Pen Museum, a not-for-profit corporation, is located at 627 Avenue G, in Fort Madison. If you wish to make a donation, write PO Box 392, Fort Madison, IA 52627-0392.