First Wednesday of the Month,
October to June
(no meeting in January or from July to September)
A $5.00 donation is being asked of all non-members
|Boyertown Area Historical Society
43 S. Chestnut Street, Boyertown, PA 19512
610.367.5255 General email:Boyertownhistory@windstream.net
Museum and Library: Boyertownhistory.email@example.com Office Manager: Boyertownhistory.firstname.lastname@example.org
Web Site: Boyertownhistory.org Follow the Society on Facebook
Hours: Wednesday 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM and Tuesday 5:00-9:00 PM Closed Holidays
Please contact the Museum and Library Director or Office Manager
for Information on Group Tours and Educational Programs.
Use this link to access the Historical Society By-Laws
Boyertown's Walk of Fame
Learn about the famous and noted individuals who were
residents of the Boyertown Area
6:00 PM-8:00 PM Tuesday
10:00 AM-3:00 PM Wednesday
|PRESERVING THE PAST FOR THE
Help us save History!
|2017 Memberships are due!
Please use this Link for information
and an application.
Use the above link for further information.
|Wonder What was in
View items found in the
at the Boyertown Area
Use the craft show link for general information
on the Belsnickel Craft Show.
Jury session for 2017 Show will be
on April 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the
The site of the 2017 Show will be announced
soon. Registratin forms will be emailed or
posted by the end of March 2017.
|Events and Activities:
April 5, 2017
A presentation on the mines and minerals of Berks County
and the Boyertown Area by Ronald Sloto.
May 3, 2017- a travelling antique show
featuring vintage and antique laundry implements
June 7, 2017 – Just Passing Through, a history of people travelling
through Berks county during the 1800s
October 4, 2017 – “The Pearl of Richmond School”, a talk by Dori Hoch
about attending school in a one room schoolhouse,
based on her book by the same title
November 1, 2017 – Paul Druzba presenting a talk on the history of
Carsonia Park, books will be available for purchase.
December 6, 2017 - a Christmas show and tell,
people are invited to bring in a favorite gift for display
( to be set up a few days ahead) and
attendees will be asked to match the gifts to their owners.
Each person will be asked to make a few brief comments about their gift.
|The Boyertown Area Historical Society's
Renowned New Year's Eve Celebration
The Annual Bear Drop
was enjoyed by more than
one hundred and twenty people.
It was an event with games, food,
and fun for the entire family.
The event is a tradition that was
given extensive media coverage.