The Middleburg/Mason-Dixon Line Historical Society; Guest speaker Jeff Shank

The Middleburg/Mason-Dixon Line Historical Society; Guest speaker Jeff Shank

Thursday April 21st, 2022 * 7:00 PM
The Middleburg/Mason-Dixon Line Historical Society will meet at the State Line Ruritan Building, 15481 Park Drive, located off Route 11 at the State Line, PA Community Park.
Guest speaker is Jeff Shank from Greencastle, PA.
Jeff was an employee at the former First National Bank in Greencastle for 35 plus years.
The program will be “A Gallery of History.”
This historical gallery is a series of paintings that First National Bank of Greencastle had commissioned artist Mark Twain Noe to paint for the bank.
Jeff will show a video that was produced for the bank.
Some prints from this collection of paintings will be on display.
The public is invited, free.
Visit www.middleburgmasondixon.org or call 301-739-0357
Bourbon & Spirits Weekend at The Barrel House, Chambersburg

Bourbon & Spirits Weekend at The Barrel House, Chambersburg

Friday April 22nd 6:00 PM – 10:00 | Sip n Savor – A Perfect Pairing, $100
Saturday April 23rd 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM | Bourbon 101 – A PA Whiskey Lesson and Bourbon Tasting, $60
Saturday April 23rd 7:000 PM | Barrel After Dark, Speakeasy, $20
Four Distilleries – Wigle, Mason Dixon, Lake House and Cold Spring Hollow with evening food by Chef Fabio.
Portions of proceeds to benefit Downtown Chambersburg Council and Cumberland Valley Breast Care Alliance
Register for any or all of the above events by visiting their Facebook Page

 

Opening Day, Renfrew Museum & Park

Opening Day, Renfrew Museum & Park

Saturday April 9th 2022 * 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Celebrate the annual opening of Renfrew for its 47th operating season.
Activities include tours, horse-drawn wagon rides, historic demonstrations,  family fun area, and so much more on our 107-acre historic Pennsylvania German farmstead in beautiful Waynesboro.
EVENT HIGHTLIGHTS INCLUDE:
  • Tours of the 1812 Royer House & Farmstead Outbuildings
  • Horse-drawn Wagon Rides
  • Historic Craft Demonstrations
    • Rug-hooking
    • Chair Caning
    • Hearth Cooking
    • Tailoring
    • Tinsel Painting
    • Wool Carding & Spinning
  • Special Mill Archeology Presentation with Will Sheppard at 11:00am
  • Dedication of Longrifle Exhibit Case Donated by Frank Davis at 1:00pm
  • Visitors Center Gallery & Gift Shop Open
  • Explore our gardens, trails, and grounds
Our Visitors Center gift shop and exhibit galleries will also be open along with the Royer farmstead outbuildings for all to enjoy.
Won’t you join us?
Free Admission * Fun For All Ages * Tours & More

 

 

Allegheny Uprising, Fort Loudoun Historic Site

Allegheny Uprising, Fort Loudoun Historic Site

Saturday November 13th * 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Did you know that citizens clashed with British soldiers on the Pennsylvania frontier in 1765, 10 years before the start of the American Revolution?
Visit the Fort on Nov. 13th and learn about the Black Boys Rebellion, aka, Allegheny Uprising.
This event is FREE, but donations are welcome.
Visit their Facebook Page or Website
A Highland Gathering, Fort Loudoun Historic Site

A Highland Gathering, Fort Loudoun Historic Site

Saturday September 18th * 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Visit the Fort and discover our roots in Rebellion…the 1745 Jacobite Rebellion that is!
Learn how the last war in Great Britain shaped the history of Fort Loudoun and the inhabitants of the Pennsylvania frontier.
This event is FREE, but donations are kindly accepted.
Visit their Facebook Page or Website