History & Heritage

History & Heritage

Time Travelers Summer 2017 Passport Program

April 01, 2017August 31, 2017 | History & Heritage

Discover the amazing history and heritage in your own backyard this summer and have a chance to win an overnight history-themed getaway to Philadelphia, PA!

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Gone, But Not Forgotten: Death and Mourning Customs in Victorian America

June 17, 2017August 27, 2017 | History & Heritage

Gone, But Not Forgotten, an exhibit highlighting the customs and practices surrounding death and mourning during the Victorian period. Included in the exhibit are a display of coffins, human hair creations, post-mortem photographs, coffin plates, embalming tables, wicker carriers, and memorials to departed loved ones.

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Traditional Carpentry Weekend at the Gutelius House Museum

August 18, 2017August 20, 2017 | History & Heritage

Traditional Carpentry Weekend, Scharfe Kante Tool Day (sharp-edged tool day), by Frank Stroik. Sharp Edged Tools will be on display and in use. Mr. Frank Stroik of The Country Homestead will be on hand to speak to visitors about his collection of tools and their uses.

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Historic Woolrich Woolen Mill Tour

August 19, 2017October 14, 2017 | History & Heritage

See how our legendary blankets are made at the oldest continually operating woolen mill in the United States.

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Bloody Springs Reenactment

August 20, 2017 | History & Heritage

Northumberland County Historical Society Blood Spring Reenactment

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Middlecreek Valley Antique Association Fall Machinery Show

August 25, 2017August 27, 2017 | History & Heritage

Featuring antique tractors, gas engines, steam engines, and other related farm equipment, displays and demonstrations, flea market and craft vendors, live entertainment, tractor pulls, great food and more!

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Nittany Antique Machinery Fall Show

September 07, 2017September 10, 2017 | History & Heritage

For decades, folks from various parts of the United States have traveled to the Penns Cave grounds to enjoy the large flea market with over 700 vendors where they have found treasures, old and new. Over 800 tractors on display, over 800 campers, and more than 40 parts vendors available on the grounds.

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Cycling through the Centuries

September 10, 2017 | History & Heritage

Join Mary Sullivan on a bicycle ride through Mifflinburg's history.

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Central PA Vintage Iron Club Fall Festival

September 15, 2017September 17, 2017 | History & Heritage

Step back in time and enjoy the days of yesteryear. See vintage tractors, International Harvester, steam engines, hit and miss engines. Bring your family for a day or weekend of fun for all. Tractor pulls, great food, kids games, crafts, hay rides, Tractor Square Dancing and Games.

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Cycling through the Centuries

September 17, 2017 | History & Heritage

Join Mary Sullivan on a bicycle ride through Mifflinburg's history.

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Genealogy and DNA Lecture and House Tours at the Gutelius House

September 17, 2017 | History & Heritage

Using DNA to Find Ancestors Who Leave NO Documentation

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