Saturday, October 31, 8 am – 4 pm Go back in time when several hundred folks arrived in Lancaster County PA from Puerto Rico to work in summer harvesting of tomatoes from about 1950 to 1964. See their early lodging places, work sites, and places of worship. Hear first person accounts of initial experiences. Discover […]
Monday, October 12, 7 pm History is the study of the past, and people often assume that those who study it are also old. But this is not always the case. Find out what young historians are thinking at 7 p.m. on Monday, October 12 at Pilgrims Mennonite Church, 21 S. 12 Street, Akron, Pa. […]
Saturday, October 17, 9 am – 12 pm Learn the art of using natural dyes including walnut shells, poke berries, madder, and indigo. $25; register here or by calling (717) 464-4438
Monday, November 9, 7 pm Brethren in Christ and Mennonite leaders reflect on Mennonite World Conference 2015 and how the Anabaptist world community has changed in the last fifty years.
Friday, November 13, 6:30-9:00 PM Consigned or donated rare, out-of-print and used books are auctioned at Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society six times a year. Books are displayed at LMHS several weeks before each sale. Catalogs appear free at www.lmhs.org and are available in hard copy for a small subscription fee. Online bids and credit cards are accepted. Call […]