History

 

History


Since 1955

A Non-profit Association led by High-Energy Volunteers
 
 

Port Huron Town Hall Programs


 
 
Season: 62 2016-2017
President: Mrs. Barb Belanger

Performance Date Celebrity
October 3, 2016 Shannon Miller
November 14, 2016 Joan Lunden
December 12, 2016 Klee Blackhurst
February 13, 2017 Kevin Lacz
March 13, 2017 Francine Segan
Season: 61 2015-2016
President: Mrs. Barb Belanger

Performance Date Celebrity
October 5, 2015 Don Most and Anson Williams
November 9, 2015 Sissy Spacek
December 14, 2015 The Lennon Sisters
February 8, 2016 Jennifer Weiner
March 14, 2016 Jo-Ellan Dimitrius
Season 60: 2014-2015
President: Mrs. Donna Smith

Performance Date Celebrity
October 6, 2014 Ellen Burstyn
November 10, 2014 John Grogan
December 8, 2014 The Chenille Sisters
February 9, 2015 Anne Thompson
March 9, 2015 Steve Ford
Season 59: 2013-2014
President: Mrs. Pam Thomas

Performance Date Celebrity
October 7, 2013 Scott Hamilton
November 11, 2013 Nick Clooney
December 9, 2013 John Carter Cash
February 10, 2014 Jeannette Walls
March 10, 2014 Dickie Arbiter
Season 58: 2012-2013
President: Mrs. Donna Smith

Performance Date Celebrity
October 1, 2012 Joan Collins
November 12, 2012 Nicholas Sparks
December 10, 2012 Forbidden Broadway
February 11, 2013 Roland Mesnier
March 11, 2013 Ronnie Milsap
 
 
Season: 57 2011-2012
President: Mrs. Pam Thomas

Performance Date Celebrity
October 3, 2011 Mia Farrow
November 14, 2011 Jenna (Bush) Hager
December 12, 2011 Ben Vereen
February 13, 2012 Candice DeLong
March 12, 2012 Jim Abbott
Season: 56 2010-2011
President: Mrs. Cherie Cotter

Performance Date Celebrity
October 4, 2010 Cloris Leachman
November 8, 2010 Henry Winkler
December 13, 2010 Mike Leonard
February 14, 2011 Jamie Farr
March 14, 2011 Bob Eubanks
Season: 55 2009-2010
President: Mrs. Cherie Cotter

Performance Date Celebrity
October 5, 2009 Tim Conway
November 9, 2009 Rick Steeves
December 14, 2009 The Capitol Steps
February 8, 2010 Jodi Piccoult
March 8, 2010 Tom Santopietro
Season: 54 2008-2009
President: Mrs. Patricia

Performance Date Celebrity
October 6, 2008 Doris Roberts
November 10, 2008 Ted Fishman
December 8, 2008 Bill Geist
February 9, 2009 Valerie Hemingway
March 9, 2009 Lori Borgman
Season: 53 2007-2008
President: Mrs. Patricia (Craig)

Performance Date Celebrity
October 1, 2007 Howie Franklin
November 12, 2007 Frank Abagnale
December 10, 2007 Dr. John Edward Hasse
February 11, 2008 Martha Raddatz
March 10, 2008 Marie Osmond
Season: 52 2006-2007
President: Mrs. Cathy (Gregory)

Performance Date Celebrity
October 2, 2006 Garrison Keillor
November 13, 2006 Von Trapp Children
December 11, 2006 Joseph Ellis
February 12, 2007 Peggy Post
March 12, 2007 Erin Gruwell
Season: 51 2005-2006
President: Mrs. Cathy (Gregory)

Performance Date Celebrity
October 3, 2005 Naomi Judd
November 14, 2005 John Davidson
December 12, 2005 Christopher Lowell
February 13, 2006 Juan Williams
March 13, 2006 Herman Boone
Season: 50 2004-2005
President: Mrs. Jane (Steven)

Performance Date Celebrity
October 4, 2004 Jane Seymour
November 8, 2004 Carol Higgins Clark
December 13, 2004 Shirley Jones
February 14, 2005 Louis Raymond
March 14, 2005 Mort Crim
 

 
Season: 49 2003-2004
President: Mrs. Jane (Steven)

Performance Date Celebrity
October 6, 2003 Dave Barry
November 10, 2003 Andrea Mitchell
December 8, 2003 Sally Ann Howes
February 9, 2004 Tweed Roosevelt
March 8, 2004 Susan Granger
Season: 48 2002-2003
President: Mrs. Holly (Mark)

Performance Date Celebrity
October 7, 2002 Florence Henderson
November 11, 2002 Bob Farmer
December 9, 2002 The Chenille Sisters
February 10, 2003 Michael Beschloss
March 10, 2003 Daniel Elias
Season: 47 2001-2002
President: Mrs. Holly (Mark)

Performance Date Celebrity
October 1, 2001 Linda Evans
November 12, 2001 Edward Asner
December 10, 2001 Peter Greenberg
February 11, 2002 Herbert Stein
March 11, 2002 Jimmy Tingle
Season: 46 2000-2001
President: Mrs. Frank J. McCabe

Performance Date Celebrity
October 2, 2000 Gregory Hines
November 13, 2000 The Capitol Steps
December 11, 2000 Peter & Bethany Yarrow
February 12, 2001 Heloise
March 12, 2001 Dr. Sylvia Earle
Season: 45 1999-2000
President: Mrs. Timothy Wilkins

Performance Date Celebrity
October 2, 2000 Gregory Hines
November 13, 2000 The Capitol Steps
December 11, 2000 Peter & Bethany Yarrow
February 12, 2001 Heloise
March 12, 2001 Dr. Sylvia Earle
Season: 44 1998-1999
President: Mrs. Michael Greenwald

Performance Date Celebrity
October 5, 1998 Henry Winkler
November 9, 1998 Phyllis Diller
December 14, 1998 Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
February 9, 1999 Carol Laline
March 8, 1999 Kathleen Passanisi
Season: 43 1997-1998
President: Mrs. Michael Greenwald

Performance Date Celebrity
October 6, 1997 Debbie Reynolds
November 10, 1997 Morton Dean
December 8, 1997 Rita Moreno
February 9, 1998 Christopher Cerf
March 9, 1998 Dr. Will Miller
Season: 42 1996-1997
President: Mrs. Frank J. McCabe
Performance Date Celebrity
October 7, 1996 Jill St. John & Robert Wagner
November 11, 1996 Helen Thomas
December 9, 1996 Victoria Solinina
February 10, 1997 Vincent Bugliosi
March 10, 1997 David Miln Smith
Season: 41 1995-1996
President: Mrs. Walid Demashkieh

Performance Date Celebrity
October 2, 1995 Mitzi Gaynor
November 13, 1995 James A. Lovell, Jr.
December 11, 1995 Vicki Lawrence
February 12, 1996 Lorna Kelly
March 11, 1996 Dr. Elliot Engel
Season: 40 1994-1995
President: Mrs. Lawrence Beck

Performance Date Celebrity
October 3, 1994 Lucy Arnaz
November 14, 1994 Dr. Holly Atkinson
December 12, 1994 The Amazing Kreskin
February 13, 1995 Dr. Steve Allen, Jr.
March 13, 1995 Gene Perret
 
 
Season: 39 1993-1994
President: Mrs. Lawrence Beck

Performance Date Celebrity
October 4, 1993 Alex Trebek
November 8, 1993 Shelia Kast
December 13, 1993 Richard Simmons
February 14, 1994 Bill Schustik
March 14, 1994 John Powers
Season: 38 1992-1993
President: Mrs. Douglas S. Povenz

Performance Date Celebrity
October 5, 1992 Larry King
November 9, 1992 Louis Uchitelle
December 14, 1992 June Havoc
February 8, 1993 Susan Eisenhower
March 8, 1993 Col. Chuck Scott
Season: 37 1991-1992
President: Mrs. Douglas S. Povenz

Performance Date Celebrity
October 9, 1991 Carmel Quinn
November 11, 1991 Sen. William Proxmire
December 9, 1991 Tony Randall
February 10, 1992 Dr. Bernie Siegal
March 9, 1992 Nien Cheng
Season: 36 1990-1991
President: Mrs. Win L. Cooper

Performance Date Celebrity
October 1, 1990 Lauren Bacall
November 12, 1990 Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
December 10, 1990 Peter Howard
February 11, 1991 Genevieve Smith Whitford
March 11, 1991 Betsy Bloomingdale
Season: 35 1989-1990
President: Mrs. Win L. Cooper

Performance Date Celebrity
October 11, 1989 President Gerald R. Ford
November 13, 1989 Virginia Graham
December 11, 1989 Jacques Pepin
February 12, 1990 Mary McBride
March 12, 1990 Nanette Fabray
Season: 34 1988-1989
President: Mrs. Harold Kostoff

Performance Date Celebrity
October 17, 1988 G. Gordon Liddy
November 14, 1988 John Stossel
December 12, 1988 Judith Viorst
February 13, 1989 Johnny Andrews
March 13, 1989 Howard K. Smith
Season: 33 1987-1988
President: Mrs. Harold Kostoff

Performance Date Celebrity
October 14, 1987 Pat Boone
November 9, 1987 Moya Olsen Lear
December 7, 1987 Julie & David Eisenhower
February 8, 1988 Jane Brody
March 14, 1988 Jayne Meadows
Season: 32 1986-1987
President: Mrs. Robert Moak

Performance Date Celebrity
October 13, 1986 Anna Maria Alberghetti
November 10, 1986 Susan Bondy
December 8, 1986 Dr. Henry Kissinger
February 9, 1987 Captain Gerald Coffee
March 9, 1987 Robin Weir
Season: 31 1985-1986
President: Mrs. Robert Moak

Performance Date Celebrity
President: Mrs. Robert Moak Vincent Price
November 11, 1985 Camilla Sadat
December 2, 1985 Jane Powell
February 3, 1986 Bill Monroe
March 3, 1986 Dick Cavett
Season: 30 1984-1985
President: Mrs. Martin Weiss

Performance Date Celebrity
October 22, 1984 Betty Ford
November 12, 1984 Martha Stewart
December 3, 1984 Kingston Trio
February 4, 1985 Kaylan Pickford
March 4, 1985 Colonel John Cottell
 

 
Season: 29 1983-1984
President: Mrs. Martin Weiss

Performance Date Celebrity
October 17, 1983 Beverly Sills
November 14, 1983 F. Lee Bailey
December 5, 1983 Constance Towers
February 13, 1984 Teresa Bloomingdale
March 12, 1984 Loretta Young
Season: 28 1982-1983
President: Mrs. Wayne Boucher

Performance Date Celebrity
October 11, 1982 Ginger Rogers
November 8, 1982 Arianna Stassinopoulous
December 13, 1982 Ann Compton
February 7, 1983 Frederick R. Newman
March 14, 1983 James Humes
Season: 27 1981-1982
President: Mrs. Wayne Boucher

Performance Date Celebrity
October 19, 1981 Patricia Neal
November 9, 1981 Eva Gabor
December 7, 1981 Frances Lang Koltun
February 8, 1982 Ken Weber
March 8, 1982 John Raitt
Season: 26 1980-1981
President: Mrs. Richard Cleary

Performance Date Celebrity
October 13, 1980 Marlo Thomas
November 3, 1980 Countess of Romanones
December 8, 1980 Patrice Munsel
February 9, 1981 Terry Hekker
March 6, 1981 Peter Duchin
Season: 25 1979-1980
President: Mrs. Richard Cleary

Performance Date Celebrity
October 15, 1979 Jack Anderson
November 12, 1979 Clive David
December 10, 1979 Jack Linkletter
February 11, 1980 Adm. Elmo Zumwalt
March 10, 1980 Gretchen Wyler
Season: 24 1978-1979
President: Mrs. Robert Durand

Performance Date Celebrity
October 16, 1978 Pearl Bailey
November 13, 1978 Bill Lignante
December 11, 1978 David Dubal & Stanley Waldoff
February 12, 1979 Arlene Dahl
March 5, 1979 Jerry Baker
Season: 23 1977-1978
President: Mrs. Robert Durand

Performance Date Celebrity
October 17, 1977 Rex Reed
November 14, 1977 Jock and Betty Leslie-Melville
December 12, 1977 Kitty Carlisle
February 13, 1978 Rosamond Bernier
March 13, 1978 Jim Thorne
Season: 22 1976-1977
President: Mrs. Walter Povenz

Performance Date Celebrity
October 4, 1976 Polly Bergen
November 1, 1976 Lowell Thomas
December 6, 1976 Hume Cronyn & Jessica Tandy
January 31, 1977 Ralph Salerno
March 7, 1977 Irene Kampen
Season: 21 1975-1976
President: Mrs. Walter Povenz

Performance Date Celebrity
October 6, 1975 Betsy Palmer
November 3, 1975 George Plimpton
December 8, 1975 Lynda Johnson Robb
February 9, 1976 David Atlee Phillips
March 8, 1976 Bill Schustik
Season: 20 1974-1975
President: Mrs. Wilbur W. West

Performance Date Celebrity
October 7, 1974 Peter Lind Hayes
November 4, 1974 Hume Cronyn & Jessica Tandy (David Niven Canceled)
January 13, 1975 Allan Jones
February 3, 1975 Dr. Joyce Brothers
March 17, 1975 Joshua Logan, James Beard
 
 
Season: 19 1973-1974
President: Mrs. Wilbur W. West

Performance Date Celebrity
October 15, 1973 Arlene Francis
November 5, 1973 Olivia DeHaviland
December 10, 1973 Bob Wright
February 11, 1974 John “Shorty” Powers
March 11, 1974 Letitia Baldrige
Season: 18 1972-1973
President: Mrs. Mervin E. Tomlin

Performance Date Celebrity
October 16, 1972 Bishop Sheen
November 13, 1972 Nancy Dickerson
December 4, 1972 Shirley Eder
February 5, 1973 Jean-Pierre Hallet
March 12, 1973 Han Suyin
Season: 17 1971-1972
President: Mrs. Mervin E. Tomlin

Performance Date Celebrity
October 18, 1971 Art Linkletter
November 15, 1971 John Charles Daly
December 6, 1971 Leonid Hambro
February 7, 1972 William Morris
March 6, 1972 Betty Jo Hawkens
Season: 16 1970-1971
President: Mrs. Helen Barrett

Performance Date Celebrity
October 19, 1970 Patrice Munsel
November 9, 1970 Kreskin “Mr. ESP”
December 7, 1970 Robert Powers, Jr.
February 15, 1971 Peter Maas
March 15, 1971 Marilyn VanDerbur
Season: 15 1969-1970
President: Mrs. Helen Barrett

Performance Date Celebrity
October 6, 1969 Hildegarde
November 10, 1969 Bennett Cerf
December 1, 1969 Norman Garbo
February 2, 1970 Mrs. (Betty) Richard J. Hughes
March 9, 1970 Joan Fontaine
Season: 14 1968-1969
President: Mrs. Arthur B. Smith

Performance Date Celebrity
October 21, 1968 General Mark W. Clark
November 18, 1968 Carleton Vanney
December 2, 1968 Nan Birmingham
February 3, 1969 Admiral James Calvert
March 10, 1969 Richard Adler
Season: 13 1967-1968
President: Mrs. Arthur B. Smith

Performance Date Celebrity
October 16, 1967 Duke & Duchess of Bedford
November 13, 1967 Bill Blass
December 4, 1967 Perle Mesta
February 5, 1968 Dorothy Sarnoff
March 4, 1968 Virginia Graham
Season: 12 1966-1967
President: Mrs. Russell M. Tree

Performance Date Celebrity
October 3, 1966 Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
November 14, 1966 Marc Connelly
December 5, 1966 Betty Furness
February 6, 1967 Beverly Younger
March 6, 1967 Pauline Frederick
Season: 11 1965-1966
President: Mrs. Russell M. Tree

Performance Date Celebrity
October 18, 1965 Kitty Carlisle
November 15, 1965 Nila Magidoff
January 10, 1966 Howard Taubman
February 7, 1966 Vincent Price
March 7, 1966 Sander Vanocur
 

 
Season: 10 1964-1965
President: Mrs. Thomas H.

Performance Date Celebrity
October 25, 1964 Meredith & Rini Willson
November 16, 1964 Ray Middleton
November 30, 1964 William Paterson
February 15, 1965 Betty Bruce
March 22, 1965 Hans Conried
Season: 9 1963-1964
President: Mrs. Thomas H.

Performance Date Celebrity
October 14, 1963 Celeste Holm
November 11, 1963 Baroness Marie VonTrapp
December 9, 1963 Lilith MacKnight
February 10, 1964 Hannah Watt & Roderick Lovell
March 9, 1964 Art Buchwald
Season: 8 1962-1963
President: Mrs. Everett F. Hall

Performance Date Celebrity
October 15, 1962 Hedda Hopper
November 5, 1962 Nancy Spain
January 7, 1963 Leslie Hanscom
February 11, 1963 Felix Greene
March 4, 1963 Munro Leaf
Season: 7 1961-1962
President: Mrs. Frank J. McCabe

Performance Date Celebrity
October 16, 1961 Inez Robb
November 13, 1961 Mme. Ginette Spanier
January 15, 1962 Gaylord Houser
February 5, 1962 Jerome Kilty & wife Cavada Humphrey
March 12, 1962 Morris Barr
Season: 6 1960-1961
President: Mrs. Frank J. McCabe

Performance Date Celebrity
October 24, 1960 Emily Kimbrough
November 28, 1960 Eleanor Roosevelt
January 23, 1961 Dr. Peter Comanduras
February 13, 1961 Paul Niven
March 20, 1961 Edward Tomlinson
Season: 5 1959-1960
President: Mrs. Clifford O’Sullivan
1st season at McMorran
Performance Date Celebrity
October 12, 1959 Meredith & Rini Willson
November 9, 1959 Anita Colby
January 11, 1960 Eddy Gilmore
February 8, 1960 Albert Kornfeld
March 7, 1960 John Crosby
May 10, 1960 Ann Landers
Season: 4 1958-1959
President: Mrs. Clifford O’Sullivan

Performance Date Celebrity
October 20, 1958 Ivy Baker Priest
November 17, 1958 Lord Kilbracken
January 12, 1959 Cleveland Amory
February 16, 1959 Herb Philbrick
March 2, 1959 Stewart Alsop
Season: 3 1957-1958
President: Mrs. Fred L. Riggin

Performance Date Celebrity
October 21, 1957 Amy Vanderbilt
November 11, 1957 Don Whitehead
December 2, 1957 Virginia Peterson
January 6, 1958 Dr. Joyce Brothers
February 3, 1958 Lydia Davis
March ?, 1958 Terry Mayer
Season: 2 1956-1957
President: Mrs. Fred L. Riggin

Performance Date Celebrity
October 22, 1956 Arthur Treacher
November 12, 1956 Katherine Turney Garten
December 3, 1956 Dr. Murray Banks
January 21, 1957 Princess Ileanna of Romania
February 11, 1957 Captain Harry Crattidge
March 11, 1957 Madame Suzanne Silvercruys
Season: 1 1955-1956
President: Mrs. Roy E. Briggs

Performance Date Celebrity
October 24, 1955 Cornelia Otis Skinner
November 14, 1955 Ivan Sanderson
December 13, 1955 Marion Mill Preminger
January 23, 1956 Richard Gump
February 13, 1956 Maggie Daly
March 12, 1956 Robert Christopher