Family Activity Day: Strength and Health

12-28-2018

Presented by York County History Center at Agricultural and Industrial Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 28 @ 10:00 am

Join us and get moving!  York County History Center will be celebrating health and wellness in the community by providing activities geared to children and families.   Visitors will be able to participate in a variety of fitness classes and...

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Join us and get moving!  York County History Center will be celebrating health and wellness in the community by providing activities geared to children and families.   Visitors will be able to participate in a variety of fitness classes and demonstrations. With activities and crafts kids can learn how to make healthy choices and stay active.  Learn about York County athletes and fitness industry leaders through our touch screen pop-up exhibit.

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York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-03-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Paul Smith Library, Shrewsbury
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 03 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

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Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society

01-06-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Jan 06 @ 2:15 pm

On January 6, 2018, the South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society will present a Tour of Christmas Putz at First Moravian Church by Terry Downs.

South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society, Inc. (SCPGS) is an all-volunteer,...

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On January 6, 2018, the South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society will present a Tour of Christmas Putz at First Moravian Church by Terry Downs.

South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society, Inc. (SCPGS) is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization of genealogists.  Their primary geographic area of interest and coverage is Pennsylvania’s York and Adams Counties. Their purpose is to encourage and promote an interest in genealogy by collecting and preserving materials related to genealogy, encouraging the compilation and publication of family genealogies and histories, publishing materials of interest and benefit to members, holding meetings for the education of members and the public, and offering financial and volunteer support to the library at the York County History Center.

Monthly meetings are held in the Meeting Hall of the York County History Center, at 250 East Market Street, York, Pennsylvania unless otherwise noted. The business portion of the meeting begins at 2:15 PM and the program begins at about 2:30 PM. Meetings are FREE and open to the public.

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Iconic Israel - Special Travel Presentation

01-08-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jan 08 @ 3:00 pm

Friends of the York County History Center announce their next international trip to Iconic Israel, with an optional 4-night Jordan Post Tour Extension.  Tour dates are February 5 -14, 2020.

Just a few of the highlights:

  • Tel Aviv
  • Caesarea
  • ...

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Friends of the York County History Center announce their next international trip to Iconic Israel, with an optional 4-night Jordan Post Tour Extension.  Tour dates are February 5 -14, 2020.

Just a few of the highlights:

  • Tel Aviv
  • Caesarea
  • Tiberias
  • Nazareth
  • Sea of Galilee
  • Jericho
  • Qumran
  • Church of the Nativity
  • Jerusalem
  • Mount of Olives
  • Zion
  • The Western Wall

If you would like more information, you are invited to a special travel presentation on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 starting at 3:00 pm, at the Historical Society Museum, 250 East Market Street.  Snow date for this presentation is Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 3:00 pm. Please RSVP to Lynn Pentecost, 717-881-7859.

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York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-08-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Shank's Mare, Wrightsville
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jan 08 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

[more+]

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-15-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Guthrie Memorial Library, Hanover
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

[more+]

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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York Civil War Roundtable

01-16-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jan 16 @ 7:00 pm

On January 16, 2019 Randy Drais will present “William H. Tipton: The Man Behind the Camera; How He Influenced the Gettysburg Battlefield”

The York Civil War Round Table (YCWRT) is a non-profit organization that seeks to promote, interpret,...

[more+]

On January 16, 2019 Randy Drais will present “William H. Tipton: The Man Behind the Camera; How He Influenced the Gettysburg Battlefield”

The York Civil War Round Table (YCWRT) is a non-profit organization that seeks to promote, interpret, preserve, and protect the Civil War heritage of York County, Pennsylvania, through the education and exchange of information with its members and the general public. Membership is free and open to anyone interested in learning more about the American Civil War.

Each meeting features a guest speaker talking about a Civil War topic of local or national interest. Meetings are FREE and open to the public. Please visit the YCWRT website for more information about the York County Civil War Roundtable.

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York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-17-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 17 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

[more+]

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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10th Annual Family Day: Passport to the World

01-19-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Agricultural and Industrial Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 19 @ 10:00 am

Just a sampling of the day’s performers, educators, and artists:

YWCA’s Temple Guard Drill Team

Hawaiian and Philipino Dance with Kalayaan USA Cultural Ensemble

Language, Food and Egyptian Culture with Coptic Congregation of York County

Flags...

[more+]

Just a sampling of the day’s performers, educators, and artists:

YWCA’s Temple Guard Drill Team

Hawaiian and Philipino Dance with Kalayaan USA Cultural Ensemble

Language, Food and Egyptian Culture with Coptic Congregation of York County

Flags of the World with Latinos Unidos

Instrument Petting Zoo with the York Youth Symphony

Sitar and Tabla with York College of PA’s, John Protopapas

Sari Wrapping with Rabiya Khan

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Tags:   Community Festivals Free Events Music PerformanceKids & Family

York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-24-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Dover Township Community Center , Dover
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

[more+]

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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ALLVETS Roundtable

01-26-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 26 @ 10:00 am

On Saturday January 26, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., LYNWOOD SCHLEETER, will discuss his experience as a Seabee in WWII and at 11:00 JOHN BACH will discuss his experience in the Korean War.

The ALLVETS meets the fourth Wednesday of each...
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On Saturday January 26, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., LYNWOOD SCHLEETER, will discuss his experience as a Seabee in WWII and at 11:00 JOHN BACH will discuss his experience in the Korean War.

The ALLVETS meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm at the Historical Society Museum, 250 E. Market St., York. Occasionally, special round tables are held on Saturdays. Due to the holiday schedule, no programs are held in November or December. Meetings are FREE and open to the public.
ALLVETS Roundtable is an opportunity for local veterans to share their stories about their military service. All veterans are welcome to participate, regardless of branch of service, rank, peace-time or war-time service, or role in the military. Veterans wishing to speak at the Roundtable should contact ALLVETS at AllVets1York@gmail.com to schedule a session.
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Family Activity Day: Strength and Health

12-28-2018

Presented by York County History Center at Agricultural and Industrial Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 28 @ 10:00 am

Join us and get moving!  York County History Center will be celebrating health and wellness in the community by providing activities geared to children and families.   Visitors will be able to participate in a variety of fitness classes and...

[more+]

Join us and get moving!  York County History Center will be celebrating health and wellness in the community by providing activities geared to children and families.   Visitors will be able to participate in a variety of fitness classes and demonstrations. With activities and crafts kids can learn how to make healthy choices and stay active.  Learn about York County athletes and fitness industry leaders through our touch screen pop-up exhibit.

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Tags:   Community Festivals PerformanceKids & Family

York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-03-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Paul Smith Library, Shrewsbury
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 03 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

[more+]

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society

01-06-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Jan 06 @ 2:15 pm

On January 6, 2018, the South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society will present a Tour of Christmas Putz at First Moravian Church by Terry Downs.

South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society, Inc. (SCPGS) is an all-volunteer,...

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On January 6, 2018, the South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society will present a Tour of Christmas Putz at First Moravian Church by Terry Downs.

South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society, Inc. (SCPGS) is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization of genealogists.  Their primary geographic area of interest and coverage is Pennsylvania’s York and Adams Counties. Their purpose is to encourage and promote an interest in genealogy by collecting and preserving materials related to genealogy, encouraging the compilation and publication of family genealogies and histories, publishing materials of interest and benefit to members, holding meetings for the education of members and the public, and offering financial and volunteer support to the library at the York County History Center.

Monthly meetings are held in the Meeting Hall of the York County History Center, at 250 East Market Street, York, Pennsylvania unless otherwise noted. The business portion of the meeting begins at 2:15 PM and the program begins at about 2:30 PM. Meetings are FREE and open to the public.

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Iconic Israel - Special Travel Presentation

01-08-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jan 08 @ 3:00 pm

Friends of the York County History Center announce their next international trip to Iconic Israel, with an optional 4-night Jordan Post Tour Extension.  Tour dates are February 5 -14, 2020.

Just a few of the highlights:

  • Tel Aviv
  • Caesarea
  • ...

[more+]

Friends of the York County History Center announce their next international trip to Iconic Israel, with an optional 4-night Jordan Post Tour Extension.  Tour dates are February 5 -14, 2020.

Just a few of the highlights:

  • Tel Aviv
  • Caesarea
  • Tiberias
  • Nazareth
  • Sea of Galilee
  • Jericho
  • Qumran
  • Church of the Nativity
  • Jerusalem
  • Mount of Olives
  • Zion
  • The Western Wall

If you would like more information, you are invited to a special travel presentation on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 starting at 3:00 pm, at the Historical Society Museum, 250 East Market Street.  Snow date for this presentation is Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 3:00 pm. Please RSVP to Lynn Pentecost, 717-881-7859.

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Tags:  Community

York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-08-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Shank's Mare, Wrightsville
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jan 08 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

[more+]

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-15-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Guthrie Memorial Library, Hanover
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

[more+]

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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York Civil War Roundtable

01-16-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jan 16 @ 7:00 pm

On January 16, 2019 Randy Drais will present “William H. Tipton: The Man Behind the Camera; How He Influenced the Gettysburg Battlefield”

The York Civil War Round Table (YCWRT) is a non-profit organization that seeks to promote, interpret,...

[more+]

On January 16, 2019 Randy Drais will present “William H. Tipton: The Man Behind the Camera; How He Influenced the Gettysburg Battlefield”

The York Civil War Round Table (YCWRT) is a non-profit organization that seeks to promote, interpret, preserve, and protect the Civil War heritage of York County, Pennsylvania, through the education and exchange of information with its members and the general public. Membership is free and open to anyone interested in learning more about the American Civil War.

Each meeting features a guest speaker talking about a Civil War topic of local or national interest. Meetings are FREE and open to the public. Please visit the YCWRT website for more information about the York County Civil War Roundtable.

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York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-17-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 17 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

[more+]

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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Tags:  Community

10th Annual Family Day: Passport to the World

01-19-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Agricultural and Industrial Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 19 @ 10:00 am

Just a sampling of the day’s performers, educators, and artists:

YWCA’s Temple Guard Drill Team

Hawaiian and Philipino Dance with Kalayaan USA Cultural Ensemble

Language, Food and Egyptian Culture with Coptic Congregation of York County

Flags...

[more+]

Just a sampling of the day’s performers, educators, and artists:

YWCA’s Temple Guard Drill Team

Hawaiian and Philipino Dance with Kalayaan USA Cultural Ensemble

Language, Food and Egyptian Culture with Coptic Congregation of York County

Flags of the World with Latinos Unidos

Instrument Petting Zoo with the York Youth Symphony

Sitar and Tabla with York College of PA’s, John Protopapas

Sari Wrapping with Rabiya Khan

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Tags:   Community Festivals Free Events Music PerformanceKids & Family

York County History Center New Museum Project Update

01-24-2019

Presented by York County History Center at Dover Township Community Center , Dover
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and...

[more+]

Join the York County History Center for a project update on the progress and status of the History Center’s new Museum & Library Archives at the former Met-Ed Steam plant in York. This presentation will focus on the core exhibit experience and the planned programmatic aspects of the new the History Center. Audience participation will be invited and encouraged.

The History Center will be hosting five presentations throughout York County.  Each presentation will last approximately two hours and will include light refreshments. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Please register by calling 717-848-1587 x210 or by emailing Kredshaw@yorkhistorycenter.org.

Presentation Dates and Locations:

January 3, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Paul Smith Library of Southern York County,

Address: 80 Constitution Avenue Shrewsbury, PA 17361

January 8, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Shank’s Mare

Address: 2092 Long Level Rd Wrightsville, PA 17368

January 15, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Guthrie Memorial Library

Address: 2 Library Place Hanover, PA 17331

January 17, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – York County History Center Historical Society Museum Library and Archives

Address: 250 E Market St. York, PA 17403

January 24, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Dover Township Community Center

Address: 3700 Davidsburg Road Dover, PA 17315

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ALLVETS Roundtable

01-26-2019

Presented by York County History Center at York County Historical Society Museum, York
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 26 @ 10:00 am

On Saturday January 26, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., LYNWOOD SCHLEETER, will discuss his experience as a Seabee in WWII and at 11:00 JOHN BACH will discuss his experience in the Korean War.

The ALLVETS meets the fourth Wednesday of each...
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On Saturday January 26, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., LYNWOOD SCHLEETER, will discuss his experience as a Seabee in WWII and at 11:00 JOHN BACH will discuss his experience in the Korean War.

The ALLVETS meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm at the Historical Society Museum, 250 E. Market St., York. Occasionally, special round tables are held on Saturdays. Due to the holiday schedule, no programs are held in November or December. Meetings are FREE and open to the public.
ALLVETS Roundtable is an opportunity for local veterans to share their stories about their military service. All veterans are welcome to participate, regardless of branch of service, rank, peace-time or war-time service, or role in the military. Veterans wishing to speak at the Roundtable should contact ALLVETS at AllVets1York@gmail.com to schedule a session.
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