Schedule of Events
Please check back often as we will be adding programs and providing additional information.
4th 2pm Jeffrey Stocker presents “Portraits of a Local Regiment – Men (and Boys) of the 153rd Pennsylvania”
4th – At the Bachmann Publick House – 11am – 3pm Open for tours, donations appreciated
11th 10am – noon FREE Barn Art mini workshops, sponsored by Crayola
18th – Lehigh Valley Wine Gala
23rd – At the Bachmann Publick House
An Evening with John Adams:
Encore performance – Theophilis Shannon invites you to dine at his colonial tavern with his guest, John Adams. 7:00 pm $50 per person(NCHGS member) $60 per person (non-member) includes colonial tavern fare. Call 610 253-1222 to make your reservation by October 16.
8th 1pm Meet the Author: Jeff Finegan and ‘Tis Well – The Life & Death of George Washington
The life of George Washington has long fascinated local author Jeff Finegan, In this second study, he takes a deeper look into our first president’s family history and focuses especially on the last two days of the general’s life and funeral. He will hold a book-signing immediately following the illustrated talk. Program is included in museum admission or $5 requested donation for program only.
8th At the Bachmann Publick House – 11am – 3pm Open for tours, donations appreciated
15th Lehigh Valley Wine Auction and VIP Reception, see event page for details
22nd Opening of “ERAS OF ELEGANCE” exhibit
22nd 2pm Talk by Dr. Karin Bohleke, Director, Shippensburg University Fashion Archives and Museum, and guest curator of “Eras of Elegance” exhibit.
28th Annual Holiday Open House
6th 1pm – 3pm Holiday Pennsylvania-German tree ornament art workshop
7th At the Bachmann Publick House – Colonial Christmas Wedding Tea, Enjoy a colonial tea party while witnessing a colonial wedding. $20 per person, seating is limited, reservations required
13th 1pm “Battle of the Bulge Remembered” with Morris Metz, Harold Kist and Donald Burdick