Schedule of Events
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28th Small Business Saturday & Lighting of the Peace Candle
5th At the Bachmann Publick House – Paper Quilling Demonstration
9th Opening of Illuminated – German Fraktur and Copy Books in Regional Artists Gallery
12th & 13th Historic Holidays at the 1753 Bachmann Publick House and the Mixsell House. Experience Colonial Christmas and Victorian Christmas. Saturday December 12, 10am to 3pm and Sunday December 13, Noon to 4pm. Tickets are $5 and include both houses. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the Sigal Museum, and day of event at the Bachmann Publick House, Mixsell House and Sigal Museum. Last tour is given a half hour before closing.
3rd 2pm to 4pm Twelfth Night Celebration, member holiday social event
16th 11am – 2pm Behind the “Seams” look at “Here Come the Brides” Watch our talented seamstresses work on conserving textiles and learn how gowns were restored for the “Here Come the Brides” exhibit.
17th 1pm Candace Perry will present information on “PA German
13 10am to 2pm For Valentine’s Day – Learn about Courtship and Marriage – in the Colonial Era at the 1753 Bachmann Publick House and in the Victorian Era at the Mixsell House. $5 admission includes both houses.
20th 1pm “My Dear General: The Extraordinary Relationship between George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette” Jeff Finegan, historian and author, will speak about his new book.
21st – noon – 4pm “Here Come the Brides” Bridal Expo – An exciting day filled with vendors to make your wedding unique, watch for details!
27th 11am – 1pm A Behind the “Seams” look at textile conservation. Included with museum admission.
16th NCHGS Annual Meeting – Watch for details!