Rolando L. Santiago, director Please help us reach our Annual Fund goal of $108,000 by December 31st! We have raised $34,770 so far, but we still have a long way to go! Can you help us? There are several ways you can donate. You can: Give online anytime. There are...read more
Come to this year’s opening reception of the Folk Art Sale on Friday, November 17, 6:30 to 8 pm and donate through the ExtraGive at computer terminals, or leave checks or cash in a designated giving box. Your support helps LMHS continue to promote public history through its museum, library, archives, 1719 Herr House, Native American Longhouse, educational programs, field trips, folk art classes, book sales, and more. Thank you!
Pennsylvania German Folk Art Sale
Come to the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society for the opening of their annual sale of handcrafted goods. Meet the artists, listen to live music, and enjoy light refreshments while perusing traditional art. Freshly baked pies will also be available for purchase. The reception takes places from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, November 17 at the Society, 2215 Millstream Rd., Lancaster, Pa.
Christmas Candlelight Tours
Begin the Christmas season with this Lancaster County tradition. Learn about the art of weaving as done by the local Native Americans and the Pennsylvania Germans, followed by the reading of the Christmas story in German while sitting in the candlelit Stübe of the 1719 Herr House. Learn more at www.hansherr.org.