Steve Ness, librarian and archivist The Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society recently purchased three deeds which should be of interest to Mennonite, Cocalico, and Bricker family historians. All three indentures apparently were never recorded at the Lancaster...read more
Music in the Orchard
Summer concerts conclude at 6 p.m. on Saturday, August 5, at the 1719 Hans Herr House & Museum with Smokehouse 4. Learn more at hansherr.org.
The Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society’s annual Bookworm Frolic is coming this August 16 to 19. It will run 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. New this year will be tents covering the books, so you may peruse over 40,000 books in the shade. This year’s frolic is sponsored by Robert H. Ranck, Inc.
Anabaptist History Shared Online
The Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society is pleased to support Anabaptist Historians: Bringing the Anabaptist Past into a Digital Century, a collaborative blog by Anabaptist scholars. Its mission is to share cutting-edge scholarship with a broad readership, to foster relationships between scholars of Anabaptism, and to encourage debates on critical issues in contemporary Anabaptist faith and life.