Welcome to Appleton, Wisconsin's
Historic Old Third Ward


Ken Sager

Long time Old Third Ward resident and supporter of the Old Third Ward Neighborhood Association, Ken Sager, has passed away. His obituary details the rich life he led.

The residents of the Old Third Ward would like to send condolences to Ann and Kris and all of his relatives and friends.


Hearthstone Rummage Sale

Our friends at Hearthstone are once again hosting a rummage sale: Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Save those gently used items you no longer need. They will accept wide variety of donations: furniture, household items, toys, books, electronics, sporting gear, antiques, dishes and kitchen supplies, decorative items, craft supplies, tools, purses, jewelry, holiday items, etc. Items should be in good, usable condition.

Contact Hearthstone at (920) 730-8204 or email hearthvolunteer@att.net for information on how to donate. Proceeds from the sale will support the porches at Hearthstone!


The Old Third Ward Neighborhood Association provides scholarships to high school students who wish to pursue studies in historic preservation, urban planning, local history and other related subjects. The Association also brings the neighborhood together for an annual dinner (in January) and an end-of-summer picnic (in September.) We also maintain the Old Third Ward Website, publish a popular walking tour brochure of the area, and stage periodic home tours. Please help the Association continue these worthy practices. The Old Third Ward Neighborhood Association is a 501c3 nonprofit organization and your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.