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.
FUTURE PROGRAMS and EVENTS
March 19, 2015
“Toys From the Past” – Bob Swaim presents a program that will surely rekindle childhood memories! Hear the history of The Slinky and his effort to make The Slinky the Pennsylvania State Toy.
March 22, 2015
“Musical Memories Museum” – Take a free tour of Ray Scheffy’s Musical Memories Museum
in the west end of Allentown. His collection includes organs, pianos, nickelodeons,
juke boxes and phonographs. Meet at the Society’s parking lot at 12:45 PM. Tours
are limited to a maximum of 10 people. Call the Society at 610-
April 15, 2015
“Vintage and Rare Emmaus Postcards” – Presented by Andrew Kerstetter and Richard Chartrand. Shown on the big screen, see our collection of Emmaus postcards from years ago.
April 19, 2015
“Road Trip” – If you would like to join us, we are touring the Hamburg Historical Society and Reading Railroad Heritage Museum. Meet at the Hamburg Historical Society at 1:00 PM, located at 102 State St., Hamburg, PA 19526. From there we will visit Reading Railroad Heritage Museum at 500 S. Third St., Hamburg, PA 19526.
April 25, 2015
“Book Signing” George DeVault will be available from noon to 4:00 PM to sign his book “Fire Call” at 563 Chestnut Street. Books will be available for purchase.
May 20, 2015
“Native Americans of Eastern Pennsylvania and the Jasper Quarries of Vera Cruz” – Bob Benner returns with Part 3 of his series of programs. There will be an election of officers prior to the program.
Emmaus Historical Society Celebrated 20 Years
With a Limited Edition Dated Pewter Ornament
(Special Lower Price) Only $10.60 (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 $13.00 which includes postage and we will mail it to you.
Shop at Dan Schantz Greenhouse and help raise money for the
Emmaus Historical Society
Click on the flowers for your coupons (March 1 -
Other Items Available for Sale at the Society
Official ‘Emmaus Historical Society’ T-
Our 2014 -
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Emmaus Historical Society
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.