The program will be at 7 PM at the Society building,
43 S. Chestnut Street, Boyertown, PA 19512.
All programs of the Historical Society are free to members and students.
Past Programs (in red type)
2 May 2018-Mike Gabriel, Spies of the American Revolution
3 October 2018-Mike Jesberger, Hessian Soldiers
7 November 2018-Paul Druzba
5 December 2018-Bob Wood colonial bake ovens
6 February 2019-Jann Huggens
NASA and Astronaut flight training
6 March 2019
Jeff Shearer (Pennsylvania Deutsche (Dutch) language)
3 April 2019
Chris Boswell - celebrities who served during World War II.
June 2019 Program
Bob Gerhart will talk about
Georege Bechtel, Pennsylvania's Pioneer Preacher
October 2, 2019
Thank you to Bob Wood for stepping in at
the last moment to present a program on
November 6, 2019
Margaret Yerk and Rosalie Birt are known throughout the area as the premier makers of
the Belsnickel figure many have come to know and collect. Alison Hilbert, Rosalie's granddaughter, will give
history on the Belsnickels.
December 4, 2019
Lisa Gery, the author of a recently published book inspired by the
Boyertown Opera Housefire of 1908 and the Iroquois Theater Fire of 1904,
will discuss her work. Her book, Persistence of Vision, will be available for purchase.
She will sign books for those in the audience.
No program in January 2020
February 5, 2020
Darius Puff will speak about the Leni Lenape Native American culture.
March 4, 2020
Greg HUber spoke on barns and the hex signs and decorative marks that appear on them
|Boyertown Area Historical Society