Friends of the
York County History Center

2023 Schedule of Events:

Sept. 8 – Friends Night at the York Revolution (scroll down to Sept. 8 and click on the logo)

Sept. 16-24 – Luxury bus trip to western Canada

Sept. 24If These Walls Could Talk at the Cookes House

Sept. 28 – Bus trip to the B&O Railroad Museum

Become a Friend!


This group represents the soul of the York County History Center, inspired by a long history of service and dedication to the future health of the organization.  We invite you to join the Friends by downloading the application – Friends Application  or click the Join button above.  For inclusion in the Annual Yearbook, dues must be paid by August 1, 2023.  Details are on the application.

2022-2023 Friends of the York County History Center Board Members

President — Rebecca (Becky) Cox
Vice President – Michael Russo
Recording Secretary — Joan Beekey
Corresponding Secretary — Mary Alice Heilig
Treasurer — Kathleen Tendler
Membership Chair —  Barbara Sleeger

Susan Ariail, Bernadette Free, Ellen Graham, David Henry, Suzy Hershey, Joyce Ilyes, Helen Lehman, Kathleen Levey, Bonnie Rothert, Gail Ruppert, Patricia Schell, Jennifer Sears, Howard Tendler

New members are always welcome! Potential new members must either already be a member in good standing with the History Center or make joint application to both the History Center and the Friends. For inquiries, please contact Barbara Sleeger at 717-318-9249, or you can email her at