Discovery: A Comic Lament
Ted and Co.’s production “Discovery: A Comic Lament” finds unexpected humor at the intersection of justice and land use, offering comic and challenging glimpses into European settler maltreatment of Native Americans. Take this opportunity to learn about love, loss, and land at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, at Forest Hills Mennonite Church. There is no cost for attendance.
Family History Conference
Now more than ever, historic newspapers are becoming digitized and easily accessible to everyone everywhere. The 2018 Lancaster Family History Conference will examine how newspapers enhance family history. Writer and columnist James M. Beidler will share insights in his keynote speech, “Extra! Extra! Research All About It.” The conference runs April 19-21, 2018. Learn more and register here.
William Penn’s Holy Experiment: Field Trip to Berks County
Join the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society for a tour of the Oley Valley that explores the diverse cultural milieu created by Penn’s approach on Saturday, May 19, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration costs $100 for Society members and $115 for nonmembers; registration is due by April 24. The tour includes lunch at the White Horse Inn at Historic Morlatten. Learn more here.