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Montour County Historical Society Speaker’s Series

June 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

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One event on June 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on July 3, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on July 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on August 21, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on September 4, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on September 18, 2019 at 6:30 pm

$5

The MCHS presents its 2019 Speaker’s Series. These presenters will speak on the history of Montour County and/or events in our past that relate to Montour County History. The programs take place at the Boyd House Museum, Wednesday evenings (listed below). The doors open at 6:30 pm, program starts at 7:00 pm, admission is $5.00 for all. (including members of MCHS )

June 5 … William Baillie, historian and author will speak on the life of General William Montgomery and is life in Danville

June 26 … Paul Allison, a Lancaster County rifle maker will provide a program on Colonial flintlock rifles and display his collection of flintlocks

July 3 … Author and Historian Terry Diener will present “The Life of Philanthropist Thomas Beaver”

July 17 … Linda Sones of the Columbia/Montour Visitors Bureau will discuss the Covered Bridges of Columbia and Montour Counties

August 7 … Danville Native Sue Reichen Boardman, Leadership Program Director and Licensed Battlefield Guide with the Gettysburg Foundation, will talk about Montour County at the Battle of Gettysburg

August 21 … Andrew ‘Cubby’ Lysiak presents ‘Early Revolutionary War Era Weapons’

September 4 … open (TBA)

September 18 … Mary Weigley, a local historian and author from Lebanon County, will present “A History of the 7th PA Cavalry”, which included many men from Montour County

Details

Date:
June 26
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$5
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Website:
http://www.montourcountyhistoricalsociety.org

Organizer

Montour Historical Society
Phone:
570-271-0830
Website:
montourcountyhistoricalsociety.org

Venue

Boyd House Museum
19 Bloom Street,
Danville, PA 17821 United States
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Phone:
570-271-0830