Our Membership meetings are held the third Wednesday of each

month at 7:00 PM (except January, July and August) at

St. John’s Lutheran Church, 5th and Chestnut Street, Emmaus.


(Public Invited)

May 21, 2014

“Native Americans of Eastern Pennsylvania and the Jasper Quarries of Vera Cruz”.  Bob Benner will return with Part 2 of his series of programs.  There will be an election of officers prior to the program.  

May 31, 2014

“Yard Sale”.   More information to follow.

June 14, 2014

“Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser”.  Contact the Society, buy your tickets and join us at Applebee’s on Hamilton Blvd. in Trexlertown from 8-10 AM.  Adults $7.50, children 6-12 years $4.50.  Includes pancakes, sausage and beverages.  This fundraiser supports our building fund.  


Emmaus Historical Society Celebrated 20 Years

With a Limited Edition Dated Pewter Ornament

Only $15.90 (including tax)

Complete with a box and cord for hanging, orders to purchase are being taken

while supplies last. Several ways to purchase: Visit the museum Saturdays, Noon to 4:00, or click here to download a PDF order form.  Complete the order form and mail with a check for $18.00 which includes postage and we will mail it to you.

Other Items Available for Sale at the Society

Official ‘Emmaus Historical Society’ T-shirts, Polo Shirts and Caps, The ‘World War II Commemorative Book’, Emmaus Christmas Decorations, Post Cards, 2009 Souvenirs, “Unforgettable Emmaus” 2009 Anniversary Commemorative book and “A Year in the Life of Emmaus” DVD,  

Our 2013 - 14 Officers

President - Pat David Zentner

Vice President - Andrew Kerstetter

Secretary - Gerrianne Keiser

Corresponding Secretary - Shirley Polster

Treasurer - Fay Cox

Board - Dennis Bortz

Board - C. Richard Chartrand

Board - Jeanne Harakal

Board - Ethel “Peep” Kehm

Board - Ruth Kemmerer

Board - Carl Wieder

Emmaus Historical Society

Upcoming Events

Special Web Display inspired by Richard Strouse who was a dedicated member of the Society for many Years.

Richard worked for years at EFM and inspired North East PA Crossroads to include photos of all of EFM’s Trivets.  We dedicate the display in memory of Richard ‘Dick’ Strouse.

Click on the Trivet         to go to the NEPA Crossroads web page.