What is the differenc
between a ghost,
a spirit, and a spook?
Find out at these events:
Discover another side to Boyertown.
Take part in a Haunted Train Ride
or.... read about
Haunted Boyertown.
Go to the events page for details
on these exciting offerings including
Charles Adam III book on the strange
and mysterious happenings in Boyertown.

Volunteers Wanted!
There are a wide variety of areas
needing volunteers from creating
displays to assisting researchers....
Please consider volunteering at the
Historical Society.  
Copyright 2014: Boyertown Area Historical Society
Cyrus Reifsneider  on the old
Colebrookdale railroad c. 1920's
Haunted Boyertown
Train Ride!
Go to events for more information.
On November  22, 2014, at 6:00 PM,

ride the Ghost Train along the route
of the Colebrookdale Railroad,
between Boyertown and Pottstown.  
Charles Adams, III will personally
entertain passengers with stories of ghosts
and the unexplainable.....
Reserve early on the
events page and at
HauntedBoyertown@Gmail.com

2014 Programs resume in October
From a church tour and organ
recital to model railroading and
Christmas ornaments
....come and
enjoy the many excellent
programs scheduled for the
remainder of 2014
Go to the
program page for
additional information.
Copyright, 2014. Boyertown Area Historical Society











Boyertown, PA  19512
610.367.5255
General email:
Boyertownhistory@windstream.net
Museum and Library:
Boyertownhistory.library@windstream.net
Office Manager:
Boyertownhistory.office@windstream.net
Web Site:
Boyertownhistory.org
Hours:
Wednesday
9:00 AM- 4:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00-9:00 PM
Please contact the
Museum and Library Director
or Office Manager
for Information on Group Tours
and Educational Programs.
Closed Holidays

Public Programs:
7:00 PM
First Wednesday of the Month,
October to June
Society Building
(no meeting in January)
2014 programs

Der Belsnickel Craft Show
Vendor Spaces have sold out for
the 2014 Der
Belsnickel, and
a wait list is being established.
For more information, use the
Craft Show link.

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Make a Donation to the
Boyertown Historical Society
PRESERVING THE
PAST FOR THE FUTURE
Boyertown
Area Historical Society


This day in the Boyertown Area:  
October
30, 1886
In a Personal Column in the local newspaper,
The Boyertown Demokrat, there appears this ad:
"A middle aged gentleman of steady habits seeks a
helpmate in this no more unusual manner.  Agreeable
offers should be addressed HB. Boyertown P.O."