A.C. Gilbert Heritage Society 2022 National Convention

History & Heritage

July 16, 2022

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Miller Center for Recreation and Wellness

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Enjoy the Fun of Yesterday - Today!
Free Event Fun for ALL Ages!

Displays & Exhibits:
Erector, Chemistry, Microscope & Mysto Magic Sets and American Flyer Trains

Amazing Erector Models in Action!

A.C. Gilbert was the forerunner of STEM education!

Children and adults are invited to build a model and take it home! FREE!

Youth "You-Build-It" participants may also enter a drawing to get a chance to win 1 of 2 Erector Sets.

Learn more at acghs.org

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The 2022 National Convention will be hosted by Bill and Karna Tanis on Saturday, July 16 in Lewisburg, PA. Our host location will be the Miller Center for Recreation and Wellness at 120 Hardwood Dr., Lewisburg, PA 17837.

The public is invited to come view Erector sets, American Flyer trains, Mysto Magic sets, Puzzles, Chemistry sets, Microscopes, Appliances, Paper, and more! 

Everyone is invited to build a model at the "You Build-It Table" Free to take home too! Youth "You Build It" participants may be entered into a drawing for a chance to win 1 of 2 Erector Sets! 

The A.C. Gilbert Heritage Society is a group of approximately 450 collectors, model builders, and restorers who appreciate products produced by the former A.C. Gilbert Company of New Haven, Connecticut. Gilbert was a forerunner of STEM education! These products include Erector sets, American Flyer trains, Mysto Magic sets, Puzzles, Chemistry sets, Microscopes, Appliances, Paper, and more!

The primary objective of the ACGHS is to promote and foster the educational and scientific advancement of the former A.C. Gilbert Company’s Erector sets; and the history and life of its founder, Alfred Carlton Gilbert, his toys, his manufacturing accomplishments, his company, and their impact.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 










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